Asus Zenfone Max M2 Dead Boot Repair [ASUS-X01AD]

Hello guys, Welcome to – A safe Tech helper. Do you want the perfect solution to Fix the Asus Zenfone Max M2 dead Boot problem? So, stay here and read the full article, and today I will fix your Asus zenfone max M2 dead boot, hang on logo, Stuck On logo problem.

Before starting the tutorial I want to say a little bit about myself, I am MD ILIAS, an expert in Mobile Software and Hardware fields for 8 years.

Okay, In you will get all types of problems and solutions for your Smartphone and PC. We will provide you all the flash files, Stock ROM, Custom ROM, Flashing Tools, USB drivers, and many more.

However, Let’s going to the main point, now we’ll fix the Asus zenfone Max M2 Dead Boot, Hang on logo, stuck on logo Problem Hang on Logo or Stuck On logo problem.

Asus ZenFone Max M2 Full Specifications


ModelZenFone Max M2
Dimensions (mm)158.41 x 76.28 x 7.70
Weight (g)160.00
Battery capacity (mAh)4000
ColoursBlack, Blue, Silver


Screen size (inches)6.26”
Resolution720×1520 pixels(HD)
Aspect ratio19:9


Processor1.8GHz octa-core
Processor makeQualcomm Snapdragon 632
Internal storage32GB,64GB
Expandable storage up to (GB)2000
Dedicated microSD slotYes


Rear camera13-megapixel (f/1.8, 1.12-micron) + 2-megapixel
Rear flashLED
Front camera8-megapixel (f/2.0, 1.12-micron)
Front flashLED


Operating systemAndroid 8.1 Oreo( Also support upto Android11)


Network4G Volte,3G,2G (Supports 4G in India-Band 40)
Wi-Fi standards supported802.11 b/g/n
SIM TypeNano-SIM


All sensors in Asus Zenfone Max M2 which are Face unlock, Fingerprint Sensor, Compass/ Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Gyroscope

Cause for the Asus Zenfone Max M2 Dead Boot problem

Some tech lover knows what I am going to say but some do not know what is the reason for this problem? So I will discuss a little bit about the reason for the Asus zenfone max pro m1 dead boot problem…

Here is the some important reason:

  • Sometimes we are trying to unlock the bootloader in Asus zenfone max M2 and it can be a big harmful reason.
  • TWRP installing is one of the great causes for the Asus Zenfone Max M2 Dead Boot problem.
  • Absolutely Rooting is one of the best reasons for boot loop or dead boot.
  • Installing Custom Rom.
  • Flashing the Wrong file.
  • Malware affect.
  • And on most important cause Heavy tasking and Gaming

These are the common Couse for Asus Zenfone Max M2 Dead Boot problem.

How to fix the Asus Zenfone Max M2 Dead Boot problem?

Some Important notes:

  • This tutorial is only for the Asus Zenfone Max M2 Dead Boot problem, do not try with any other phone and I will not responsible for that if your device bricked.
  • Before flashing make sure your phone has available at least 50% and above charge.
  • Do not pause or stop the flashing procedure in middle.
  • And the last thing, read this thread care without skipping any step.

Download all Required files:

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  • Qualcomm HS-Qd loader driver
  • QPST / Qfil tool/li>
  • Asus zenfone max m2 Flash file(Factory image)


Steps to Repair Asus Zenfone Max M2 Dead Boot Problem

Once again I remind you, it is the very important step, so read very care fully without changing the mind ..

Step 1:

Now extract all the downloaded fileson your desktop with “WinRAR“. If you don’t have WinRAR installed then download it from here.

Step 2:

After that Open the “Qualcomm HS-USB QD-loader driver” folder and Double click on the “Qualcomm HS-USB QD-loader driver.exe” file and complete the installation.

Step 3:

Therefore, open “QPST” folder. Run the “Qpst.exe” file and complete the installation.

Step 4:

Before flashing restart once your “PC” for driver reorganization (It’s very important).

Step 5:

This is the time to take the main action, Go to “This PC”, open “(C:) Program Files(x86) > Qualcomm > QPST > bin“. Then look for “Qfil.exe” and double click on it.

Step 6:

Then Select “Flat build” after that click on “Browse“, Go to the Asus zenfone max pro m2 Flash file(Factory Image)” folder, and select the “prog_emmc_firehose_SDM660_ddr.mbn” file.

Step 7:

Program file successfully selected, Now click on “Load XML, select “roprogram.xml” and then select “patch0.xml” file.

Step 8:

This is the final step, at this time “Switch off your phone“. After that Press and hold “Volume+” and “Volume-“ both key same time and connect USB. Now your phone successfully connected with the PC in Emergency Download Mode. However, your invisible “Download” button is visible now in the “Qfil flash tool. Now just click on the “Download” button.

It will take more than 15 to 20 minutes, let’s take a break and see the flashing process. When It will complete just plug out the Asus zenfone max M2 and press and hold the power key, wait a minute to complete the boot, and then finish the setup wizard.


These are all the steps to fix the Asus Zenfone Max M2 Dead Boot, Stuck on logo, Hang on Logo problem. I hope, you successfully completed the flashing process. If you still getting an error then just leave your comment. I am here to help you.

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