Install LibreELEC S905X Via Windows PC on Khadas VIM

Written Khadas Team  Device: Khadas VIM Original Page   Buy on Gearbest Search for: Preperations: [x] Download the Win32DiskImager. [x] Extract and install it on your Windows PC. [x] A SD card and a card reader is required, make sure there’s nothing important on your card as ALL the data will be wiped out after[…]

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Ubuntu Mate ROM on Khadas VIM SoC S905X Development Board

Here Release Ubuntu Mate ROM V170220, check Firmware Page to download the ROM on Khadas VIM S905X Development Board Ubuntu Mate ROM Infos: ROM version: Vim_Ubuntu-mate-16.04_V170220.7z MD5SUM: 3b73c4d2b2f0352ba2209face183e1eb The ROM is for eMMC installation Account info: Root user: root Password: khadas Admin user: khadas Password: khadas LED state: Booting: heartbeat Boot up: breathe 24bit RGB color[…]

Android Nougat

Android Nougat Firmware S905X

Android Nougat S905X Firmware on Khadas VIM Development Board Vim_Nougat_170321 Android Nougat S905X Firmware 7.1.1 Rom Release:   ROM Infos: ROM version: Vim_Nougat_170321.7z MD5SUM: 25fb53a7587c4a3829ba61e76241c1d8 The ROM is for EMMC installation only Change Log Update the system from android 6.0.1 to android 7.1.1 Add the Chrome application Add the Gapps application Upgrade guidance: Upgrade on[…]

Linux Debian Mini PC – Official Ubuntu ROM Boot on EMMC

Linux Debian Mini PC Official Ubuntu ROM boot on EMMC A few days ago, there is a guidance to install Balbes150’s Ubuntu image on Khadas VIM for Linux Debian Mini PC The ROM is installed on SD card Must use Linux command line to install the ROM, and also many steps to done that. It’s hard[…]

3rd-Party Ubuntu ROM on Khadas VIM TV Box

Ubuntu TV Box – Khadas VIM Here is the 3rd Party Linux Debian Ubuntu ROM Boot on SD Card, which is making a research on Ubuntu image built by Balbes150 and has been tested available on Khadas VIM,  we write a guidance to install the Ubuntu image on VIM and can be compared to the official which[…]

Android Marshmallow S905X

Android Marshmallow S905X Firmware

Android Marshmallow S905X Vim_Marshmallow_160928 Vim_Marshmallow_161022 Vim_Marshmallow_161108 Vim_Marshmallow_161211 Vim_Marshmallow_Root_161213 Vim_Marshmallow_Root_170121 Vim_Marshmallow_Root_170303 Vim_Marshmallow_Root_170603 Android Marshmallow S905X ROM Infos: ROM version: Vim_Marshmallow_Root_170603 MD5SUM: f978689380e28097fc84bed890478708 The ROM is for EMMC installation only Change Log Enable I2S bus(PIN25/26) as default Enable UART bus (PIN15/16) as default Add standard Linux GPIO Lib support Fix the status bar abnormal Fix the Timer[…]

Specification of Amlogic S905X Chips

CPU Sub-system Quad core ARM Cortex-A53 CPU up to 2GHz (DVFS) ARMv8-A architecture with Neon and Crypto extensions 8-stage in-order full dual issue pipeline Unified system L2 cache Advanced TrustZone security system Application based traffic optimization using internal QoS-based switching fabrics 3D Graphics Processing Uni Penta-core ARM Mali-450 GPU up to 750MHz+ (DVFS) Dual Geometry[…]

Methods to Upgrade Amlogic S905X VIM

All methods to enter to upgrade Amlogic S905X VIM   1> Keys mode(U-boot is running): – Power on Vim. – Long press ‘Power’ key without release – Short press ‘Reset’ key and release – Count 2-3 seconds and release the ‘Power’ key to enter into upgrade mode   2> Serial mode(For developers): – Connect Vim and PC with[…]

Install OpenELEC Amlogic S905X VIM

How to Install OpenELEC Amlogic S905X VIM? Click here to our opensource code on Github to gain more details to install openELEC Amlogic S905X, https://github.com/khadas/documents/blob/master/Upgrade_OpenELEC.pdf More on Khadas Docs Install OpenELEC S905X VIM on a TF Card Note: Current institutions can be applied for other OpenELEC branches, for example: LibreELEC and OSMC.   Preparations: 1>[…]