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Official Release G4-108A/108C 005 FW (20140530)

Discussion in 'NEO G4 Official Firmware Releases' started by MINIX - Ken, Jul 19, 2014.

  1. Waylon

    Waylon Member

    I would like to install a custom recovery. Is there a flashable root available for this yet?
  2. Waylon

    Waylon Member

    Ok, I used Gufone's update.zip for the x7 and now I'm rooted. I am kinda hesitant about installing cwm. I don't know what size the recovery partition is or maybe that doesn't matter. Any help is appreciated.
  3. Waylon

    Waylon Member

    Ok, I got cwm recovery installed. I downloaded cwm for the G4 from here.
    http://androtab.info/clockworkmod/rockchip/rk3066/

    Just rename the file to update.zip and system will detect update. Sorry if all this has been covered. There's not much info on the G4 here in the new forum.
  4. Waylon

    Waylon Member

  5. ats72

    ats72 New Member

    У меня стоит стоковая прошивка 4.1.1 могу ли я прошиться на 4.2.2 без использования компьютера
    I stands Stock firmware 4.1.1 Can I flash to 4.2.2 without a computer
  6. KAR

    KAR Developer Super Moderator

    If 4.1.1 works then dvised to stick with it.
  7. EdT586

    EdT586 Member

    Even though there is a zip file for this, it doesn't really work. I tried it and your G4's F/W will become corrupted.
    Only way is to use a PC to update from 4.1.1 to 4.2.2v005. It is pretty easy for the G4 compared to the other Minix boxes since you don't need to use a power adapter, just the USB cable to your PC is enough to power your G4 for the update.
  8. ejcqu

    ejcqu New Member

    New poster here.

    I have a G4 with Serial no = JG4DONGL13C00010. Is this a 108A or 108C - thanks in advance
  9. KAR

    KAR Developer Super Moderator

    Never seen this version... can you make screenshot of it ?

    KAR
  10. ejcqu

    ejcqu New Member

    This belongs to a friend but I think was bought about 6 to 9 months ago.

    Here is snapshot Optimized-SAM_5096(2).jpg Optimized-SAM_5096(2).jpg Optimized-SAM_5096(2).jpg
  11. ejcqu

    ejcqu New Member

    Sorry re displaying image
  12. Danga

    Danga New Member

    aving the same problem, always seem to end up in recovery mode no matter how I try to update (computer or zip). Would just like to use the wifi remote with smart phone.
  13. Waylon

    Waylon Member

    I kept getting stuck in recovery using the zip method. It flashed fine once I got my pc involved..
  14. Danga

    Danga New Member

    Thanks Waylon, I've tried the computer route without success either


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  15. ejcqu

    ejcqu New Member

    Hi - solved it is a 108A and already has 4.2.2 - Thanks
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  16. gevola

    gevola New Member

    Hello, I have an issue while downloadeing the latest firmware ( ends about 10/20% ).
    Is it possible to have a mirror ?
    Can someone share this file ( using dropbox )?
    Thanks.
  17. Higgs

    Higgs Yellow Dude Super Moderator

    Use a download manager (e.g. Free Download Manager)

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  18. gevola

    gevola New Member

    thanks, your suggestion helped me.
  19. Ricardo Linhares

    Ricardo Linhares New Member

  20. Peacerich420

    Peacerich420 Member

    can i aply this to any official FW ? i belive i got the orginal... i got it in second hand.