Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Unbrick Zenfone when Cloverview doesn’t work or disappear


This guide is for asus zenfone 5 and may work in other zenfone too.

How to unbrick your bricked asus zenfone 5 when you fail to install system with its software, or when cloverview disappears after a second.

When you should use this guide:

  • Cloverview disappears after a second when connecting the phone
  • Unable to flash rom with its software
  • Tried everything but your zenfone is still bricked

So, let’s start!

  • First Charge it to 2-3 hours, or disconnect it when it’s fully charged.
  • Now Hold volume up button first and then Power Button until you get a recovery menu
  • Connect it to a PC
  • Download system image for your mobile according to zenfone model. If you don’t find it, then google it!
  • Download fastboot adb tool
  • Now run it
  • Use these commands
  • fastboot erase system
  • fastboot erase data
  • fastboot erase cache
  • fastboot flash system system.img
  • fastboot reboot
  • Wait for 15 Minutes then you will get a welcome screen.

Your  Asus zenfone is unbricked now.

If you are still getting problems, download recovery and boot img file for your asus

  • Connect to PC
  • Fastboot erase recovery
  • Fastboot erase boot
  • Fastboot flash boot.img
  • Fastboot flash recovery.img

If you correctly followed this method, you will unbrick your asus for sure!

For any doubts, feel free to ask in the comment box!

Pankaj Kheriwal
Pankaj is a tech blogger with a passion for Smartphones and Tablets. He is very much keen on the future technology and the future gadgets! He spends most of his money on getting the latest and greatest gadgets. Besides blogging, he also loves to address various tech issue related to these smart gadgets. Follow him on Social Channels:

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  1. Anyway i got the system.img but now facing the “failed to mount /cache /factory” and all.

    Flashing the system.img get failed.

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