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Official X8-H PLUS 007A firmware (20150925)

Discussion in 'NEO X8-H PLUS 007 firmware via MINIX FOTA' started by MINIX - Ken, Sep 4, 2015.

  1. MINIX - Ken

    MINIX - Ken MINIX Team Member Administrator

    Dear all NEO X8-H Plus users,
    (Please note that this firmware update is available for X8-H PLUS users)

    Official 007A firmware has been released.

    Prerequisite for receiving this update:

    1.) Updated to the 006A/007 firmware via MINIX FOTA;
    2.) No rooting has been done;
    3) Check for update using this app:

    Change log (since 006A 20150708 firmware):

    1.) Volume locked when passthrough mode is in use (removed in FW007A)
    2.) libstagefright security patches
    3.) Fixed YouTube livestream unable to play issue (Fixed in FW007A)
    4.) Added simultaneous HDMI and analog audio switch
    5.) Added Ethernet to faked WiFi state option
    6.) Fixed SPDIF PCM no output issue
    7.) Fixed Vidon XBMC 3D playback issue
    8.) Added RK remote app compatibility support


    Team MINIX.
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  2. MINIX - Ken

    MINIX - Ken MINIX Team Member Administrator

    Full .img and .zip update packages of FW007A:

    For those who prefer doing a clean flash (which is our recommendation too).

    Full system image with flashing tool:
    Forum Server ( EU ): http://www.minixforum.com/downloads/download.php?file=X8H_PLUS_FW007A_20150925.rar

    MD5 checksum: 9C3275A056B74B2E175ECD29F3B567E1

    USB update.zip package:
    Forum Server ( EU ): http://www.minixforum.com/downloads/download.php?file=X8H_PLUS_FW007A_20150925.zip

    MD5 checksum: 5FE42B08D14EFB57F7E650C7480911C3

    Please use a download tool that supports resume feature to download a big package,
    e.g. BitComet.

    NOTE: this firmware is for NEO X8-H PLUS ONLY.
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  3. MINIX - Ken

    MINIX - Ken MINIX Team Member Administrator

    We are uploading the firmware but it's really slow here, please be patient! Thanks for your understanding!
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  4. coldfire

    coldfire New Member

    Another update. Well done Minix team and Ken, Good work!!
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  5. MINIX - Ken

    MINIX - Ken MINIX Team Member Administrator

    Dear all,

    Sorry about the long wait, download links have been updated on post #2.
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  6. mchp92

    mchp92 Active Member

    @MINIX - Ken
    You say under bullet (3) in ur announcement that the OTA update app should be used. Does that mean i cannot (anymore) use the button that is in the Settings app?
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  7. Qasem

    Qasem New Member

    thanx minix team thanx all, its amazing device, be forward you are number one
  8. dalhoff

    dalhoff New Member

    Ive just updated the firmware to version 002 using a USB stick and now i have the fota app but i dont get Any updates do i need to update manualy to 006 before i get the 007 ota update?

    Sendt fra min SM-G920F med Tapatalk
  9. Villa

    Villa Trusted Helper Super Moderator

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  10. dalhoff

    dalhoff New Member

  11. Villa

    Villa Trusted Helper Super Moderator

    No! You only need to be on the version before for FOTA updates.

    The zip file is over 500MB where as the FOTA update from 006a to 007 is only around 20MB.
  12. Doremon

    Doremon Member

    Oboy oboy oboy new firmware LOL. How do i do this ? Just simply press update now at system or use usb like before ? HEHE
  13. Higgs

    Higgs Yellow Dude Super Moderator

    Just read the first post - its all there.
  14. dalhoff

    dalhoff New Member

    Now ive downloaded the zip file and got the minix to recovery mode, but my remote aint working there so i cant chose the optione to update from ext :( do i need to plug in a usb keyboard or ?

    nvm i just needed to turn on my keyboard
    Last edited: Sep 8, 2015
  15. Villa

    Villa Trusted Helper Super Moderator

    USB keyboard, Wireless Keyboard, A2 (Lite) remote

    Stock remote will not work!
  16. Doremon

    Doremon Member

    Done. Just simply go to system and update hehe. So convenience. Thanks Boss =`)
  17. MINIX - Ken

    MINIX - Ken MINIX Team Member Administrator

    We are having our flight back to HK tonight, everything will be resumed to normal next week,
    thank you guys!
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  18. Villa

    Villa Trusted Helper Super Moderator

    Is that with or without the missing goods? :(

    Be good to have you back! (y)
  19. Qasem

    Qasem New Member

    you will be welcome back
  20. damians

    damians New Member