VIM2 Android Nougat V180619 ROM Release


#1

Here release the Android Nougat ROM

Check Firmware Page to download the ROM.

ROM Infos:

  • ROM version: VIM2_Nougat_V180619.7z

  • MD5SUM: 4ecd134b6485b9c1576e68e1d765773e

  • The ROM is for EMMC installation only

Change Log

  • add 5G hotspot support
  • add Tone board support
  • fixup ethernet issue
  • fixup some hdmi issues

Upgrade guidance:


VIM2 Multi-Boot V180622 ROM Release [EMMC INSTALLATION]
VIM2_Nougat_V170831 ethernet connectivity, reboot problems
#2

Thank you @terry for updated ROM.

Good points:

  • Finally Ethernet doesn’t loose connection.
  • ROM seems more stable also.
  • 5 Ghz hotspot speed is pretty fast. Download/Upload speed via 5 Ghz hotspot - 200/200 Mb/s (My max Ethernet speed - 600/300 Mb/s).

Bad points:

  • 2.4 Ghz and 5 Ghz hotspots works only 10 minutes. All my devices (laptops and android smart phones), which are connected to VIM2 hotspots lost internet connection. Why is it happening?
  • I still can’t start properly working hotspot after VIM2 boot. I tried different apps: Droid Automation, AutomateIt and similar. Hotspot is enabled after the boot, but devices can’t connect to it.
    Hotspot can be enabled only manually if I go to more settings option.

Request:

  • Can you add auto band option to hotspot that devices can choose proper band automatically. Basically talking, I need functionality that old (2.4 Ghz) and new (5 Ghz) devices can reach internet via same hotspot which is enabled in VIM2 Max. VIM2 is connected to Ethernet and Wifi option is turned off.

Thank you.

Dario


#3

Hello @terry,

any suggestions how to solve Khadas VIM2 Hotspot issues?


#4

Hello. Tell me, does this build support usb gps devices?