Guide to create your own Scatter File for MTK (Mediatek) Android devices. - Android Guide

Guide to create your own Scatter File for MTK (Mediatek) Android devices.

Guide to create your own Scatter File for MTK (Mediatek) Android devices.

create your own Scatter File for MTK (Mediatek) Android. What is Scatter file ? This file contain information of device structure and memory map of the image file. Scatter file used to describe the loads of regions in a specific android device running MediaTek's ARM architecture. All Android expert user use scatter file combined with SP Flash tool to flash or install a new firmware on Android device. Even to fix bootloop or bricked Android smartphone device.

On some internet page you can find and download an appropriate scatter file for your MTK Android device. But, if you unsure of the content on that site, you can try this guide to create your own Scatter. With the easiest guide you can create or make your own Scatter file for your Android devices, You can apply this guide for Mediatek Chipset on this series, Mediatek MT6572, MT6592, MT6595, MT6589, MT6582, MT6577, chipsets. To follow this guide you must have an Android devices with MTK chipset, original USB cable, and some tool to perform this task.

Guide to create Scatter file MTK Android.

  1. You must enable USB Debugging mode on your Android device.
  2. To Enable USB Debugging on your device, you can go to :
    • Settings - Developer Options - tick to enable USB Debugging
    • For Android 4.2.2 or newer, developer option is hidden by default. to show this options you can go to :
      • Settings - About phone - Built Number (tap on built number 7 times, then follow instruction on screen)
  3. Download and install Android ADB Driver on your PC or computer. You can read this post for more detail instructions.
  4. Once ADB driver is installed successfully, connect your MTK Chipset Android device to the PC or computer using original USB cable.
  5. Then download Mtk Droid Tools from here.
  7. After download finish extract Mtk Droid Tools to any where on your computer, for easy access you can extract them on drive C
    • C:\MtkDroidTools
  8. When your extract finish, now you can see this file on your computer.
    file mtk droid tools
    file mtk droid tools
  9. Then Open MTKDroidTools.exe using double click on mouse, and wait a few seconds till MTK Droid Tools program fully launched and load your Android device information.
    Mtk Droid Tools exe
    Mtk Droid Tools exe
  10. When MTK Droid Tools is launched successfully, now click on Block Map to continue.
    block maps - mtk droid tools
    block maps - mtk droid tools
  11. This will open a Block device info window on computer screen.
  12. Now, click create Scatter file button at the left bottom of this window.
    create scatter file - mtk droid tools
    create scatter file - mtk droid tools
  13. Now, MTK Droid Tools will ask where to save the Scatter File
    save scatter file - mtk droid tools
    save scatter file - mtk droid tools
  14. You can save it on a anywhere folder on your computer.
  15. When you are ready click on Save Button to begin creating your own Scatter process.
  16. Wait the process untill finish, and now you have successfully create your own Scatter file using MTK Droid Tools.
  17. Finish.


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2 Responses to "Guide to create your own Scatter File for MTK (Mediatek) Android devices."

  1. i hv xolo omega 5.0 (Lollipop 5.1) i want to root my phone so need a scatter file for sp tool.. so im download MKT Droid tool but it can't load my phone information. im already enable usb debugging.. plz plz plz help me.

    1. ADB Driver correctly installed on your computer ?