Archos G9 ICS firmware update 4.0.5 available (Wi-Fi, HDMI, touchscreen fixes)


Following a quick test period on a beta firmware, Archos is now shipping their final ICS 4.0.5 firmware. This release provides fixes on the Wi-FI, HDMI, Bluetooth, VPN and touchscreen response.

According to the release information, the detailed changes are the following:

Version 4.0.5 – March 22nd, 2012

  • Wi-Fi: fix slow throughput and disconnections happening on some access points
  • HDMI: solve no sound or no video output issue on some TVs
  • Bluetooth: make sure Bluetooth does not prevent device suspend
  • VPN: fix VPN connection failing
  • Touchscreen: avoid loss of first finger touch while tapping with second finger

Archos G9 4.0.5 Firmware download

firmware_archos_it4.aos (190 Mb)

Firmware update procedure at


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