We help IT Professionals succeed at work.
Get Started

Nexus 5x Boot Loop

2,754 Views
Last Modified: 2017-04-10
Dear Experts,

My nexus 5x is Stuck in a boot loop after I did the update to 7.1.1. I can't boot into Android. I have locked Bootloader, USB Debugging is not enabled.
Is there any way to Flash a Factory rom to the device somehow? I don't mind losing the data on it, I just want to get it back running.  
I googled the issue, but everything I found needs the phone to be able to boot into android and Unlock the Bootloader and enable USB Debugging on the Device. Which I can't do anymore.
Every tip is very welcome.
I can access the "recovery mode" and also a "Download mode" seems to be accessable. But both options haven't helped me ruther so far.

Many thanks for the help and Best Regards,

Pat
Comment
Watch Question
CERTIFIED EXPERT
Distinguished Expert 2019
Commented:
This problem has been solved!
Unlock 1 Answer and 8 Comments.
See Answer
Why Experts Exchange?

Experts Exchange always has the answer, or at the least points me in the correct direction! It is like having another employee that is extremely experienced.

Jim Murphy
Programmer at Smart IT Solutions

When asked, what has been your best career decision?

Deciding to stick with EE.

Mohamed Asif
Technical Department Head

Being involved with EE helped me to grow personally and professionally.

Carl Webster
CTP, Sr Infrastructure Consultant
Ask ANY Question

Connect with Certified Experts to gain insight and support on specific technology challenges including:

  • Troubleshooting
  • Research
  • Professional Opinions
Did You Know?

We've partnered with two important charities to provide clean water and computer science education to those who need it most. READ MORE