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ARCHOS Cobalt firmware update just released (2013/03/29)
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ARCHOS has published a firmware update for the Cobalt on their website.

http://www.archos.com/support/support_tech/updates_fwm.html?country=gb&lang=en

 

Revision history mentions:

Version 20130202 - March 29th, 2013

 

  • Fix an issue with Google talk no sound on loudspeaker on video chat.
  • Fix an issue of shortcuts and icons can't be removed of the home screen.

Download:  update.img

 

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**********Restore Action**********
**********Restore Start Total**********
Test Device Start
Test Device Success
Lowerformat Device Start
Lowerformat Device Success
Test Device Start
Test Device Success
Check Chip Start
Check Chip Success
Get FlashInfo Start
Get FlashInfo Success
Prepare IDB Start
Prepare IDB Success
Download IDB Start
Download IDB Success
Reset Device Start
Reset Device Success
Wait For Loader Start
Wait For Loader Success
Test Device Start
Test Device Success
Download Firmware Start
Download Firmware Success
Reset Device Start
Reset Device Success
**********Restore Done Success Fail Timems**********

The firmware can be installed either by copying the firmware to the internal storage or using rockchip tool.
This is not a rooted firmware, it is the stock formware from ARCHOS.
The first start-up will take about 2 minutes.

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Here is a rooted version of latest firmware update, it's still untested feedback welcome Wink

 

Build information

Linux Kernel: Linux version 3.0.8+ (lfzhou@midcs-desktop) (gcc version 4.4.0 (GCC) ) #9 SMP PREEMPT Sat Feb 2 10:10:33 CST 2013

Android build: A825KD-user 4.0.4 IMM76D 20130202.162053 release-keys

 

Download: kasty-cobalt80-40-20130202-rooted.zip

To be flashed with Rockchip Batch Tool, use Restore button.

 

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They have not fixed the youtube video playing issue.


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I like the new logo :)
The firmware works fine, flashed on my Cobalt, used restore.

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