[ROM] SC VIM3L Pie ATV v1 20191023

Hi there guys and girls, one more rom/fw for you all!
Many thks to Khadas for sending me the device to play
And many thks to @Robert for be my beta tester :wink:
This rom is as “TRUE” to AndroidTV as possible…
Build from Latest source.
Debug Build


  • After the VIM3L boot and it shows the language screen pls let it idle there for 1 or 2 min so background tasks finish.
  • When you finish setup and you are on launcher screen, let it also idle there for 5 min when playstore suggestions appears on main screen of launcher go to play store and manual update the apps since in 1º boot looks like it wont auto update the core apps that is needed to be updated.
  • Both above are only done 1 time on first boot after flash…
  • First time you put the Vim3L to sleep it will take long time to actually sleep… dont worry is normal it will eventually sleep, this only happens 1 time after a power cycle after that it will go to sleep fine and “fast”.

Changelog v1:

  • ATV Build Path used.
  • Increased vmalloc to 512mb
  • Added AFRD app, and is working fine. ( Many thks to its creator/s )
  • Enabled write/delete to external storages without asking for permission.
  • Custom root ( Only on userdebug build, this is that build of course doh… LOL…)
  • Small change in kernel.
  • Fixed force_land.
  • Reduce the time the mouse icon stays on screen.
  • Removed some “Null” pop ups
  • Some fixes to settings provider.
  • Modified DroidSettings, “More Settings” now calls white settings.
  • Modified TVSettings, added “Display” to menu to call DroidSettings
  • Removed White settings just like true ATV.
  • Double click home brings up Recent Apps in Grid View…
  • Long press home calls all apps
  • Long press Mic Key in remote calls assistant ( only tested in Beelink King Remote )
  • Added many KL’s for many keyboards.
  • Added Beelink King remote support. ( more to be added in the future )
  • Added Provision.
  • Density set to 320dpi as true ATV.
  • Added some apps. ( not many since i dont like to add to much crap in my roms )
  • Compilation done with optimizations.
  • Changed system and vendor partitions size.
  • Optimized lots of stuff.
  • Custom Gapps ATV.
  • Vulkan support.
  • Removed 1. boot pair remote page.
  • Some small fixes to systemui.
  • Some other minor tweaks.
  • I know there are more… i but i can’t remember now, keeping a good log is not my strong at least when is not for my work place, lol…

Bugs v1:

  • Of course there is bugs… there always be bugs…
  • Googlecast will not work ok, nothing i can do to fix it since it need certification.
  • Netflix for AndroidTV will not work at all, so use regular netflix already present in the rom.

Want to buy me a beer?

Download ATV v1 IMG:

Install instructions:

  • Use usb burning tool to burn the IMG.
  • More information on how to put the device in flash mode refer to khadas wiki!



Enjoy it :slight_smile:


thanks for the work, superceleron🙂

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Thks, the one for VIM3 and VIM1 will come next… in 1 or 2 days!


for sure! I did not notice the letter “L”! Nevertheless thank you! :joy::grin::hear_no_evil::+1:
but I still thought Terry hadn’t released yet, you usually do after him!

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Great job! That’s cool!!!

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Thanks for the great work superceleron.

I’ve been using this for a bit now with only one issue. I have the vim3l hooked up with the tone board, which works fine until the system goes into sleep mode. Once it wakes back up, sound no longer comes from the tone board until the whole system is rebooted.

hmm not much i can help you since i dont have a tone board, but from what you tell me looks like something is not “waking” up!

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