Newbie trying to flash his new rockchip apad - advice much needed ..please

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  1. hankss

    hankss Member

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    hi all,
    in need of flashing my apad as it has been unstable and shut off very frequently.
    thinking of flashing to donaldson custom firmware
    here is my apad info :

    with front camera
    model number: sdkDemo
    Firmware: 1.5
    Kernal version: 2.6.25 rockchip 1.2.7 (ruiguan)
    Build No: RK-1.3.2 eng.root 20100512.140303
    adapter: 5v
    LED: Red light when charging

    So, i beleive it is a version 2 batch

    My questions:
    1) Can I backup my current firmware b4 i do the flashing, in case i screw thing up ?If yes, how can I do it ? or anyone has the original firmware posted somewhere

    2) steps will be according to this link...
    good to use ?

    Apad iRobot Firmware Update Tool (update.img) ยป HiApad

    thanks
     
  2. Carbira1

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    If you follow the instructions right then nothing should go wrong. The instructions look ok just make sure that you do everything that they say. If you are in question post a comment on their site and they will (hopefully) help you out.

    Hope this helps!
     

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