How To bypass Google Account verification in Gigaset GS160?

Necessary Tools and Drivers

  1. Gigaset Drivers
  2. SP Flash Tool
  3. Scatter file download

Install Necessary Tools

  1. Install USB Drivers
  2. Unpack SP Flash Tool v5.1812.00.000
    • Windows 10 users should additionally go to c:\Windows\inf and search for the file "wpdmtp.inf" press right button on it and select INSTALL

Removing Google Account on the phone will erase all of your data.
All described operations you are doing at your own risk.
If want saves your data do a backup before start.
The battery should be at least 50% charged before the start.

Removing Google Account by using the USB cable

When you're ready you can follow this tutorial.

  1. Turn on SP Flash Tool with admin rights.spflash tool start with admin rights
  2. Download scatter file for your Gigaset GS160, copy to SP Flash Tool directory, then select scatter file for your phone from SP Flash Tool directory choosing proper tab.spflash gigaset gs160 scatter file select
  3. Change tab from download to format.spflash gigaset gs160 arrow to format tabspflash gigaset gs160 format tab
  4. Select manual format Flash, and tick a validation box.spflash gigaset gs160 manual format modespflash gigaset gs160 validation checked
  5. In region filed leave the "EMMC_USER"
  6. In Begin Address field write 0x6A00000spflash gigaset gs160 start address
  7. In Format Lenght field write 0x100000 spflash gigaset gs160 how long format
  8. Now press Start button.spflash gigaset gs160 start button format process start
  9. Next Connect turned off phone to usb cable,dont press any buttons.
  10. Google Account remove process will start and after a few seconds you will get success screen.spflash gigaset gs160 process startedspflash gigaset gs160 process end with success
  11. Your phone is now Google Account protection free and you can use it with no problems. You can now disconnect USB cable from phone.
  12. Next turn on the phone into recovery mode and do wipe data/factory reset and wipe cache.
  13. Reboot phone to normal mode and close SP Flash Tool software, The End. 

Congratulations FRP (Factory Reset Protection) is removed / erased.

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By Wojtek Góralczyk on Aug 24, 2018