Arnova 8 custom firmware with Android Market and root – kasty-arn8-21-01.zip

With the help of BirdieBNL, we are proud to bring you, Kasty, the first custom Android 2.1 firmware ever released for the Arnova 8 tablet. It provides Android Market and root access to the Arnova 8 device.

This firmware is available for download here: kasty-arn8-21-01.zip

This firmware is specific to the Arnova 8 and should not be installed on other devices.

WE WILL NOT BE HELD RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR DEVICE.

THIS FIRMWARE UPDATE IS USED AT YOUR OWN RISK.

Firmware update procedure:

  • Connect your device to the electricity socket, fully charge it and leave the socket connected
  • Unzip the update.img file out of the zip archive
  • Copy the img file to the root of your device
  • Unmount USB on your device, it should give a prompt similar to this one:
  • Push the Install button and follow the update procedure
  • You can also refer to our flashing procedure page for more details.



    Changelog:
    0.1 (2011/04/27) Initial release

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    Thanks to HiLoGik for his support testing this firmware.

    We are working on an Android 2.2 (Froyo) update for the Arnova 8, please stay tuned for an update.