How to Enter Download Mode LG Optimus LTE Tag

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Here, we show you how to boot Optimus LTE Tag to Download mode. Regardless of the reason for which you need to enter download mode on the Optimus LTE Tag, the how-to here shows you exactly how to do it.

What is LG Download Mode?

LG Download Mode is a management partition by design therefore, it becomes a must to enter Download Mode on LG Android devices such as K8 when you need to flash, upgrade, downgrade, tweak and unbrick the LG Android device.
The download mode is necessary because LG service tools such as LGUP, LG Flash Tool, QFIL and other similar tools cannot connect, recognize and communicate with the device when connected to the PC.

Why Enter Download Mode On Optimus LTE Tag?

1. When you need to upgrade or downgrade Optimus LTE Tag.

2. If your Optimus LTE Tag got bricked and you want to unbrick it.

3. Certain root methods for LG devices require you to enter download mode first.

4. When you want to apply some tweak on your LG devices.

5. When you need to flash certain partitions such as your LG Android device recovery partition separately.

There are a number of reasons for which you may need to enter download mode on Optimus LTE Tag, in the list above, I have just mentioned a few reasons of the many.

How to Enter Download Mode On Optimus LTE Tag

1. Download and Install LG Android USB Drivers onto your PC. Download LG Android USB Drivers here.

2. Power off your Optimus LTE Tag or remove the battery from it, whichever is possible.

3. Connect your Optimus LTE Tag compatible USB cable to the device but DO NOT connect the other end of the cable to the PC yet.

4. Press and Hold the Volume Up button of your device then, connect the other end of the USB Cable to the PC. NOTE: Battery must be inside.

5. Keep the Volume Up button pressed until an image similar to the one below appears on your Optimus LTE Tag screen

Optimus LTE Tag Download Mode screen

6. Succeeded! You are now seeing your Optimus LTE Tag Download Mode screen.