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Official Release X7mini Kitkat 250 ( february 8th 2016 )

Discussion in 'NEO X7 mini Official Firmware Releases' started by gufone, Feb 8, 2016.

  1. HardwareGuru

    HardwareGuru Developer Administrator

    I am (thus so is my team) an official development partner.

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  2. Rodrigo Martinez

    Rodrigo Martinez New Member

    I will try kodi 16, now I'm using SPMC with passtrough
  3. Rodrigo Martinez

    Rodrigo Martinez New Member

    One question, I would like to view the minix on a TV on other room. I don't know if we could activate the mirroring option (the TV is mirroring capable) or if it can be done through any app. The TV is also on the same LAN.
    Thanks
    Last edited: Apr 6, 2016
  4. HardwareGuru

    HardwareGuru Developer Administrator

  5. guanabara

    guanabara New Member

    Hey all,

    I've been using Wasser Firmware for about 2 years now, and suddenly i started having audio sync problems everywhere (Netflix, Youtube, and other streaming apps).

    Can I rollback to the official firmware as if it was a fresh install using the tutorials in the 1st page of this topic ?

    Thanks
  6. HardwareGuru

    HardwareGuru Developer Administrator

    Sure you can.
    You need to flash using usb flashtool
  7. guanabara

    guanabara New Member

    Great.

    Thanks for your quick answer.

    Best
  8. cathy369

    cathy369 New Member

    can i use a mac computer to download the apps i need for my minix x7
  9. HardwareGuru

    HardwareGuru Developer Administrator

    No it only works on windows (prefable windows 7)
  10. Mayagouli

    Mayagouli New Member

    Hi newbie here,

    By using the RK flashtool, do I get a rooted device? I am looking for a way to get my x7 mini rooted but I can't find clear instructions.

    Thx.
  11. Villa

    Villa Well-Known Member Super Moderator

    No!
    For root it is in Post #1
    http://www.minixforum.com/threads/x7mini-kitkat-250-february-8th-2016.10906/

    First make sure you have updated to FW250!

    Available Updates: The old root/unroot updates are not compatible anymore with this release !
    Kitkat CE - root update
    Kitkat CE - unroot update

    To install the available updates (this is not for the Firmware!) rename the downloaded file to update.zip and place at the internal flash drive root, android will find the update and request you to install.
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  12. Mayagouli

    Mayagouli New Member

  13. Rob Nicholson

    Rob Nicholson New Member

    When I try to use the batch tool to install this version (over v2.40), it reports the following error:

    <Layer 6-4> This operation didn't do,because of not supporting!

    I can install v2.40 image without a problem.

    Any idea? And yes, I think I have the right image: x7mini-rk3188-250.img

    Cheers, Rob.

    PS. Batch Tool v1.8 which is the same one as shipped with v2.40 firmware.
  14. Rob Nicholson

    Rob Nicholson New Member

    Hmm, fixed it. The Batch Tool was showing the connected device as magenta. Disconnect the X7 Mini and reconnected using the paper-clip in reset hole procedure and it turned green. It then flashed without a problem (well is still flashing as I type).

    Later... it goes purple after a successful flash. Maybe you can't flash again without restarting the device into flash mode.

    Cheers, Rob.
    Last edited: May 27, 2016
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  15. haiyai

    haiyai New Member

    Hi,
    I hope someone can help me with going from Version 240 to 250, if there is a way to stop the OTA update I will keep 240 but the popup will not stop.

    Anyway I have tried to let the OTA 137mb update and flashing the full version to 250 and I always get the same error, the Minix green boot logo flashes quickly the small white logo will appear in double
    vision and then quickly go into that same boot loop.

    Where do I start
    Cheers,

    Morgan
  16. HardwareGuru

    HardwareGuru Developer Administrator

    Are you 100% sure you have an x7mini?
  17. haiyai

    haiyai New Member

    99.9% when I search the serial number on it that is what it said
  18. haiyai

    haiyai New Member

    Can anyone tell me how to stop update popup?
  19. HardwareGuru

    HardwareGuru Developer Administrator

    Root it and change ota server adres in build.prop.. not easy if you dont know how to mount system properly
  20. haiyai

    haiyai New Member

    I am an IT person so I don't have a problem with that. Is their a root tutorial. Also if the update is a service that only runs at startup or is it also triggered by a other serivce or cron type app?