ARK Benefit A3 (ark-peach)

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ARK Benefit A3
Manufacturer ARK
Name Benefit A3
Codename ark-peach
Released 2015
Category testing
Original software Android 5.0
Hardware
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410
CPU Quad-core Cortex-A53 1.2 GHz
GPU Adreno 306
Display 5" 1280x720 IPS
Storage 8 GB
Memory 1 GB
Architecture aarch64
Features
USB Networking
Works
Flashing
Works
Touchscreen
Broken
Display
Works
WiFi
Works
FDE
Mainline
Works
Battery
3D Acceleration
Audio
Bluetooth
Camera
GPS
Mobile data
SMS
Calls
USB OTG
NFC
Sensors
Accelerometer
Magnetometer
Ambient Light
Proximity
Hall Effect
Misc
Ir TX
TrustZone


This device is based on Snapdragon 410.
See the SoC page for common tips, guides and troubleshooting steps

Contributor(s)

Users owning this device


How to enter flash mode

  • Fastboot: Power on the device with both Power and Volume Down buttons.
  • lk2nd Fastboot: Power on the device. After it vibrates, hold Volume Down.
  • lk2nd Recovery: Power on the device. After it vibrates, hold Volume Up.

Installation

  1. Make sure you have latest firmware flashed. Follow the LineageOS installation guide until (including) Updating firmware.
  2. Install lk2nd (alternative bootloader that handles certain mainline quirks like setting up the WiFi/BT MAC addresses).
  3. Follow Qualcomm_Snapdragon_410/412_(MSM8916)#Installation (keep in mind that you have to install pmOS components with lk2nd, not original fastboot).

See also