How to put the Galaxy A3 (2017) into Download Mode

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In this tutorial we will talk about How to put Galaxy A3 (2017) in Download Mode. The new Galaxy A series of smartphones hit the shelves a few weeks ago and today we will learn how to access the Download Mode with the Galaxy A3 (2017).

The update for this series has been quite visible, now the Galaxy A3 also has a USB Type-C port, more options when it comes to color and faster hardware in general.

Even if improved, more powerful and intelligent, the Galaxy A3 is a smartphone and needs maintenance like all other Android smartphones and this is where the Download Mode.

In addition to maintenance, you can install a custom recovery, but you need to know how to access the Download Mode. The mode is not directly accessible from the user interface, because using this mode can also damage your phone.

How to put the Galaxy A3 (2017) into Download Mode

To enter Download Mode on the Galaxy A3 (2017) you need to know a special key combination. You can find the exact steps for entering Download Mode on your Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) right below.

Download mode is useful when you want to connect your phone with ODIN, get root permissions on the device or install a custom recovery or any other updates or changes to the system.

To enter Download Mode we said you need to know a sequence of buttons and then connect the phone to the computer. To allow the phone to communicate with the computer, you need to install the drivers. [How to do]

How to put the Galaxy A3 (2017) into Download Mode

Phase 1 - Turn off the Galaxy A3 (2017).

Phase 2 - Now press and hold the following keys on the phone together: Volume down + Home + Power.

Phase 3 - After you see the Samsung logo on the phone display, a blue screen with a warning sign will appear. To proceed, simply press the Volume Up button once.

Phase 4 - This is the Download Mode useful for installing custom roms using ODIN.

That's all. If you want to get out of this mode, press and hold the volume up and the power button for a few seconds (about 10 sec.) And the phone will reboot normally.

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