How to Install ClockworkMod recovery v6.0 on Allwinner A10

CWM Recovery version 6 for Allwinner A10 (LY-F1 and TREQ) running Android 4.0 ICS now available. This is an unofficial build by XDA senior member flowish. The build is tested on Allwinner A10, model LY-F1 and TREQ; however, may work with other model.



The ClockworkMod recovery version shared in this post only work with Allwinner A10 (LY-F1 and TREQ), and not with any other variant of Allwinner A10. Check your device’s model number in: Settings » About tablet.

Note: ClockworkMod recovery v6.0 brought some new hot features including 4-5x faster ROM backups, Smaller and incremental backups when you backup the existing ROM again. For your understanding, ClockworkMod recovery is one of the pioneer tool in Android development arena to flash ROM and perform Backup/Restore.

This is an alpha build and the whole things still under development. The following is the list of what working and what not in this CWM recover 6 alpha build.

Working :

  • Reboot
  • Wipe data / factory reset
  • Wipe Cache
  • Install .zip
  • Backup and Restore
  • All buttons

Not Working :

  • Formatting
  • Create partition
  • USB mass storage


We should not be held liable for any damage caused in the process of installing ClockworkMod recovery on Allwinner A10. It is very unlikely that your device will be damaged if you follow all the instructions as it is which are mentioned in procedure.

Pre Requisites:

Backup your data first using below mentioned instructions, so that if you lost any data you can recover it easily.

SMS & Call LogUse SMS, MMS & Call Log Entries Backup & Restore App
Contacts & SettingsUse Android default backup options.
Images, Songs, Videos, Files – Copy to Internal/External SD card.
APN and MMS Settings – Note down from the path “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names

File Required(Download by clicking on it)


If you followed everything that we mentioned above then you are ready to move into next page where we compiled an easy to follow step-by-step guide to install CWM recover v6 on Allwinner A10 (model: LY-F1 and TREQ).

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  • Daniel Pocock

    do you think this will work on the versus touchtab 7 as far as i can tell its the same hardware just rebranded

    • arafat21

      If the hardware is same then this should work on the said tablet.