Want to Boot Motorola Photon Q 4G LTE XT897 into Recovery Mode or Fastboot Mode or Bootloader Mode? Then follow the instructions listed on this page to successfully Boot Motorola Photon Q 4G LTE XT897 to Fastboot Mode or Recovery Mode.
Motorola Photon Q 4G LTE XT897 Recovery Mode allows the users to perform advanced operations like flashing Root Package and other zip mods, wipe user cache and data and many more.
Motorola Photon Q 4G LTE XT897 Fastboot Mode allows the user to flash Custom Image files and Custom Recovery like TWRP, CWM, Philz etc. on to the device. Let’s now proceed and see How to reboot Motorola Photon Q 4G LTE XT897 into Recovery Mode and Fastboot Mode.
Boot Motorola Photon Q 4G LTE XT897 into Recovery Mode:
Method 1: Boot Motorola Photon Q 4G LTE XT897 Recovery Mode using Hardware Buttons
Step 1: Power off your phone.
Step 2: Once the device is off. Press and hold the Volume Up + Power button together for few seconds.
Step 3: Release all the keys as soon as you see the Motorola Logo and wait for few seconds. The device should now boot into Bootloader Mode.
Step 4: In the next step select “Recovery Mode” using Volume keys and press the Power button to confirm.
Step 5: If the Android Bot with Red exclamation pops up, then press Volume Up and Volume Down together at once.
Step 6: Now the device should be in Recovery Mode.
Method 2: Boot Motorola Photon Q 4G LTE XT897 into Recovery using ADB command
Step 1: First of all make sure you have installed Motorola Photon Q 4G LTE XT897 USB Drivers and ADB and Fastboot Drivers on your Windows PC.
Step 2: Enable USB Debugging on your device from Developer Options. If Developer Options is missing; go to Settings > About Phone and tap on Build Number for about 7-10 times.
Step 3: Connect your device to PC and open Command Prompt (CMD).
Step 4: Enter the below command to boot Motorola Photon Q 4G LTE XT897 into Recovery Mode
adb reboot recovery