Archos Gen8 firmware update 2.4.65 available

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Archos has released a 2.4.65 firmware update to their Archos Gen8 devices.
Important changes are Ethernet support thru USB adapters (chipsets: RTL8150, ASIX AX88xxx, Davicom DM9601, SMSC LAN75xx, SMSC LAN95xx, NetChip 1080, MosChip MCS7830)

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

Version 2.4.65 – October 20th, 2011
Internationalization: add Korean translations support
Video: improve SMI subtitle support and provide better subtitle codepage/encoding detection
Applications: increase reactivity of applications constantly updating sound volume without any change in value (e.g. fruit ninja)
A101 accessory: add support for Archos 3G key
A101 accessory: add support for some USB Ethernet adapters (chipsets: RTL8150, ASIX AX88xxx, Davicom DM9601, SMSC LAN75xx, SMSC LAN95xx, NetChip 1080, MosChip MCS7830)
A70 hard drive based devices: fix unit loosing mass storage happening sometimes on recent models
Accelerometer: apply calibration right away without requiring a reboot to take effect
PTP: fix USB host camera support

Archos Gen8 3.2.61 Firmware download

firmware_archos_android_gen8.aos

Firmware update procedure at Archos.com

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