Cherry Mobile FLARE S5 LITE DTV Firmware / Stock Rom

Cherry Mobile FLARE S5 Lite DTV MT6580

Welcome to GSMSolutionPH, Here is the original stock rom for CM Flare S5 Lite DTV, this firmware is tested and originally backup from good model. Unfortunately error is the common problem, continue read below for more info.

Before flashing, you need to understand that all your files and installed third party application etc will be deleted and restore back to original as you bought it. Flashing new firmware will fixed only software problem, here is the list of the common problem that is tested to be solved in flashing the stock rom below;

  • Cherry Mobile FLARE S5 LITE DTV Infected Virus - Also known as Monkey Virus where when you connect to Internet, there is automatically download apps or some popup screen and sometimes automatically turn on WiFi or data connection without doing it. The virus will not remove though hard reset or formatting your phone. Installing new firmware is the best solution.
  • Cherry Mobile FLARE S5 LITE DTV Unfortunately Error - This is when you open some apps it will popup Unfortunately, App has stopped. If cannot fixed through clearing the data, then flashing new firmware is also the solution.
  • Cherry Mobile FLARE S5 LITE DTVStuck or Hang in Logo - The reason for this is either when you install incorrect Rom. Try to hard reset first but if still stuck, then flashing firmware is also the solution
  • Cherry Mobile FLARE S5 LITE DTV  Too Many Pattern Attempts or forgot password -   This is just an alternative solution if you cannot hard reset your android phone.
  • Cherry Mobile FLARE S5 LITE DTV  boot loop.

Download CM Flare S5 Lite DTV Firmware

Thanks and credit to: MOXXX

How to flash Android phone using SP Flash tool

What we need?
  • PC
  • Firmware/ROM, SP Flashtool and MTK Drivers
  • USB Cable
  • Smartphone with 30 to 50 percent battery charged

Driver Installation

Flashing phone need to install driver first in order to connect and to be able to flash firmware, we will be install MTK driver in to different way, choose only one by using Auto Installer Drivers or MediaTek USB VCOM drivers. 

Install Driver using Auto Installer Driver

  • After you download and extract, open the folder and you will see Install.bat 
  • Run and it will appear Windows Security window
  • Click Install this driver software anyway 
  • It will appear many times and just click the same button. 
MTK Driver Auto Installation

Wait for CMD window to display Install complete that indicate that driver installation is successful.

Install Driver Using MediaTek USB VCOM drivers

To manually install MediaTek USB VCOM drivers, you can follow this video:

Flashing Stock Rom in SP Flash tool

  1. Download Latest SP Flash tool here and extract to your desired location.
  2. Open the extracted file folder and run flash_tool.exe
  3. On Scatter-loading file, click the choose button to browse for the Android_Scatter.txt
    flash tool choose file
  4. Follow the screenshot below in choosing android scatter file.
    Note: The given screenshot scatter file is for Starmobile UP firmware with MT6582, this may different to your downloaded firmware depend on what model of your phone. this is just a guide on how to flash Mediatek smartphone.
    SP flash tool choose scatter
  5. After you select and load scatter file, either you see unchecked file, if you are not sure what you are doing, I suggest to Do not change anything. In below screenshot, the default CACHE and USRDATA is uncheck, if yours is checked, Just leave it default and do not unchecked.
  6. In flash tool Select Download Only Then click Download button
    In your phone turn off first, or remove battery (if removable) because turn off is a must.
    Then Press Volume up or Down or you can press them both Then insert USB Cable. If you see a Red Progress bar then the phone is detected.
    if it continue to Yellow Progress bar then proceed to step 7.
    sp flash tool phone detect
    6.1 Some phone that has a Virus infected encounter this warning;
    PMT changed for the ROM; it must be downloaded. If you don't see this warning skip this and proceed to step 7.
    to solve this, just follow the suggestion, Please Select "Format All + Download" Scene and try again the step 6.

    SP flash tool PMT changed for the ROM

  7. You will see a yellow progress bar, that means it start downloading. Just put down your phone because it may take few minutes.
    WARNING: Do not unplug or disconnect during this operation.SP Flash tool Downloading
  8. And finally, it will popup a Download OK,  that means the flashing new firmware is successful.

    SP flash tool download ok
    For Video tutorial, you can Watch in YouTube.
    Now that you flash your new firmware, restart your phone and you can now setup settings and install your desired application. if you encounter some problem, please comment and we will help you.
    NOTE: Starting up for the first time may took long.



After you flash new firmware and try to dial *#06# to check your IMEI you will see INVALID or null Just follow How to Fix/Solve Invalid IMEI in safest method.


  1. not legit it cause deadbot to my device what a hoax advantages to technicians out there who have boxes :(

    1. Sorry for what happen to your phone bro. We do not share hoax firmware here. Common cause of deadboot is not compatible firmware. This is tested for CM flare S5 lite only.

    2. this firmware is for only CM flare S5 lite? not CM flare S5 lite dtv?

    3. im still stuck on logo after i flash the rom.. please help

    4. This is for CM flare S5 lite DTV. @Bok324 Please try to select format all + download in sp Flash tool

    5. still doesn't work sir.. still stuck on logo.. how long does it take to boot after flashing?


  2. yes sir that's my phone.. i'll try that when i got home.. another thing sir, how long does it take to boot after a successful flashing.. thank you..

  3. Oh man whats the alternative solution my flare s5lite dtv is now bootlop

    1. Flashing the right firmware is the best solution

  4. Working for me.. tested firmware...