Official Method To Unlock Bootloader On Vivo Devices

Hey Vivo Lovers!

Do you want to unlock Vivo device bootloader? No matter your Vivo device is old or new. The below mention guide working on both devices.

Only the unlock commands are different for old and new devices.


Unlocking the bootloader will exploit device warranty, and maybe your device will brick if anything has gone wrong. So do at your own risk.

We’ll not be liable for any loss.

This method requires the Vivo USB drivers. We officially upload the links mention on twrpupdate.

Vital Steps

These are the critical steps before unlocking the bootloader of any Vivo device. Indirectly we can say that, without following these steps, unlocking bootloader is impossible.

First, make sure you have a PC/Laptop. Because below we guide fastboot unlock method. For that method, you need a PC.

Next, Take a complete backup of your important data because unlocking bootloader will wipe all data.

The third and necessary steps are Vivo USB drivers. This tool is official, so make sure you download the latest version.

Last but not least keep it in mind that the battery should be charged at least 50-70%. It’s an average estimation.

Download Vivo USB Driver

This is the latest version of Vivo USB Driver. The file is hosted on a third-party site to maintain the speed of the website.

Vivo USB Driver – vivo fastboot for windows

How To Unlock Vivo Devices Bootloader

Below, I’m going to guide you with the universal method to unlock Vivo devices.

Unlock Vivo bootloader with Fastboot 

  • First, Download Vivo fastboot tool and extract on your PC/Laptop.
  • Now open Vivo fastboot and press shift + Right Click Mouse. Next, tap on open command window here.
  • Next Reboot, Vivo device in bootloader mode. For this press power + volume buttons at the same time.
  • For old Vivo devices, type fastboot bbk unlock_vivo in the cmd window.
  • If you have new Vivo device, then type fastboot bbk vivo_bsp unlock_vivo in the cmd window.

All done, your Vivo bootloader is unlocked successfully. Now if you want to lock Vivo bootloader again then follow below instruction.

Lock Vivo Devices Bootloader Again

If you want to bring back the Vivo bootloader, then type fastboot bbk lock_vivo in command prompt.

By running the above commands, your Vivo device will be locked successfully.

Unlock Vivo Bootloader Command

Both commands are different. There’s only a minor difference. Here these unlock and lock commands are –

  • For old Vivo device unlock code – fastboot bbk unlock_vivo
  • For New Vivo device unlock code – fastboot bbk vivo_bsp unlock_vivo
  • Lock bootloader command – fastboot bbk lock_vivo

Unlocked Vivo Devices Model Name

The device model, which is listed below, is unlocked by Vivo fastboot driver. And every user successfully unlocks their device. But if your device is not listed then make sure you follow steps carefully.

Bootloader unlocked device list

SR.NOVIVO Device Model Name
1.Vivo Y53
2.Vivo Y51L
3.Vivo Y21L
4.Vivo X9
5.Vivo Y55
6.Vivo X21 UD Plus
7.Vivo V7 Plus
8.Vivo Y65
9.Vivo Y85
10.Vivo Y51
11.Vivo Y21
12.Vivo Y11

These are devices that are easily unlocked by Vivo USB driver.

Final Thoughts

Anyone can unlock their Vivo bootloader by following the above method because the above steps are easy to implement. Now it entirely depends on you, how you’ll implement measures.

Sometimes the whole process takes too much time. So make sure you charge the battery at least 50-60%.

Still, you have any query regarding unlocking the Vivo bootloader. Then drop your question in the comment section. Our team will reply as soon as possible.

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