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Samsung A5 | FRP Bypass Guide

This guide provides step-by-step instructions on how to bypass the Factory Reset Protection (FRP) on a Samsung A5 device. The level of difficulty is low, and anyone can follow this guide, including beginners.


  1. Enter Recovery Mode: Before proceeding, enter recovery mode to wipe the entire device.
  2. Press the volume up + power button simultaneously.

  3. Wipe Cache and Device: While in recovery mode, perform the following actions:

  4. Select "Wipe Cache" to clear the cache.
  5. Select "Wipe Device" to erase all data.

  6. Reboot Device: After wiping the device, choose "Reboot Device" from the recovery menu. Meanwhile, as the device starts up, remove the SIM card and leave the device unlocked.

  7. Resolve Device Hang: If the device hangs on an error, follow these steps:

  8. Press and hold the volume down + power buttons together.

  9. Wait for Samsung Logo: Once the device restarts, allow the Samsung logo to load completely. It may take 2-5 minutes to reach the welcome screen for setting up a new device.

  10. Reach Start Screen: When you see the start screen with the "Start" button and language selection, insert the SIM card but do not enter the PIN.

  11. Remove SIM Card: At this point, carefully remove the SIM card while simultaneously pressing the power button. You will see the screen change as described below.

  12. Navigate Setup Wizard: Swipe the setup wizard to the right and select the appropriate option (volume icon).

  13. Access Notification Settings: Press the "Notification Settings" option and scroll down to find YouTube.

  14. Reinsert SIM Card: Insert the SIM card again since you need an internet connection to access the required options.

  15. Access More Settings: Once the SIM card is inserted, press "More Settings in App," followed by selecting "About."

  16. Access Google Privacy Policy: Now, press "Google Privacy Policy."

  17. Start Samsung Browser: Samsung Browser will now open.

  18. Download the following apps:

  19. Install q.apk: Install q.apk last. This will add Google Account Manager to the app list. Scroll down until you find Google Account Manager.

  20. Sign in via Web: Press on "Email and Password." Instead of entering the password, tap on the three dots in the upper-right corner and select "Sign In via Web."

  21. Return to Wi-Fi Settings: After signing in, you will be taken back to the Wi-Fi settings, and the device will be unlocked.


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