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[ ROM ] Minix Neo X5 116A Android 4.2.2 custom root firmware 720p and 1080p (version 006 2014/03/06)
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Here is an Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean rooted firmware for the Minix Neo X5 (116A) device based on latest Minix official release version 006 published on 2014/03/06. 

Edit 2014/03/14: This update is available in two versions, one with a 720p and another 1080p display.

(NEO_X5_20140306.rar / X5_4.2.2_20140306.img)

(X5_4.2.2_20140306_1080fb.rar / X5_4.2.2_20140306_1080p.img)

 

  

Official firmware revision history:

MINIX NEO X5 20140306 (version 006) 4.2.2 firmware

Release Date: 2014-03-06

Change log:

1.) Fixed rebooting bug when choosing the power off option;

2.) Battery level modified to 100%;

3.) Fixed IR remote wake-up bug;

4.) New boot screen;

5.) Preloaded XBMC for MINIX edition, Skype and CloudTV;

6.) Added screensaver feature;

7.) Optimized webcam picture taking performance;

8.) New set of NEO A2 airmouse logic, new key mappings for bottom row of keys;

9.) Increased DDR performance;

10.) Default screen scale modified to 100%;

11.) System bar is hidden by default (call out either by dragging up with a mouse,

or long pressing the menu key of the remote);

 

Build information:

(720p) Linux Kernel:  Linux version 3.0.36+ (zeng@ubuntu) (gcc version 4.6.x-google 20120106 (prerelease) (GCC) ) #233 SMP PREEMPT Thu Mar 6 10:20:18 CST 2014

(1080p) Kernel: Linux version 3.0.36+ (zeng@ubuntu) (gcc version 4.6.x-google 20120106 (prerelease) (GCC) ) #234 SMP PREEMPT Thu Mar 6 11:05:22 CST 2014

Android 4.2.2 JB: rk30sdk/rk30sdk/rk30sdk:4.2.2/JDQ39/eng.zeng.20140220.152408:eng/opinions-on-teclast-p90hdst-keys

ro.rksdk.version=RK30_ANDROID4.2.2-SDK-v1.00.00

 

Custom firmware features:

  • root with latest SuperSU version 1.93 (free version)
  • removed most Chinese and unnecessary applications
  • Google Play Store fixes so more application are visible/compatible
  • updated busybox¬†v1.21.0.git (2012-11-29)
  • Unix like¬†init.d boot scripts support, more details on init.d scripts¬†here
  • changed permissions on external sdcard to allow write access
  • increased storage space for applications (/data partition) to¬†4 GB
  • kernel modules (cifs, tun, lan, serial, xpad) compiled by Oma &¬†Crew RKTablets, thank guys!
  • NEW!¬†¬†optional¬†ClockworkMod (CWM) Recovery easy install package

  

Download: 

(720p kernel) kasty-minix_neo_x5_116a-422-006_20140306-rooted4.zip

(1080p kernel) kasty-minix_neo_x5_116a-422-006_20140306_1080p-rooted4.zip

Please flash with Rockchip Batch Tool 1.7, use Restore button.

 

Please report any problem with this firmware, I can't verify this custom firmware works as I don't have a Minix Neo X5 device to test the custom firmware.

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Thanks a lot!!!!

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Can't download:

 

 

Security error(6)
error logged, system administrator has been notified


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Thanks a lot!! I like the 006 firmware so far... Hope there will be a 1080p version also 


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Great! Any chance of a 1080p build?

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Unfortunately, we can NOT be downloaded (any mirror):

Security error(6)
error logged, system administrator has been notified

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Mirned said
Unfortunately, we can NOT be downloaded (any mirror):

Security error(6)
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Hi, i've got the same problem with all mirrors :-(

 

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There was a problem in the link, it's fixed now.

Cheers.

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Mistgun said
Great! Any chance of a 1080p build?

Ditto this question. Link to 1080p release firmware is here:

 

http://minix.com.hk/firmware/X5_4.2.2_20140306_1080fb.rar

 

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I have added a custom firmware with 1080p kernel, see updated post #1.

Cheers.

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admin said
I have added a custom firmware with 1080p kernel, see updated post #1.

Cheers.

Such awesomeness! We are not worthy. :)

 

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is it safe to update to this Custom Firmwear if my MINIX already has a Custom Firmwear from 

MINIX Hybryd FW V2.2.4 of

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Is there cwm zip file to install this rom available?

Thanks

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Absolutely the best rom for the X5

 

As usual for the X5, keep the cpu at 1400MHz max to avoid crash.

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