Android TV box Firmware Guide

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Android TV box Firmware Guide

Last Update: 06-15-2020

How to Install the Firmware of Android TV Box by Yourself

Step 1

Download Tools.

Download the amlogic usb burning tool.

Once you download the 2 files, extract it to your desktop.

The “mac_ether.ini” file is used if you get a “key mac failed = 0” when you try to flash your device. (step 11)

Step 2

Connect your Amlogic Android TV box to your PC.

Before installing the USB burning tool, make sure your Android TV box is connected to your PC and powered on with the power adaptor. The USB burning tool will install the drivers that your PC will need to have in order to communicate with the TV box.

Step 3

Install the Amlogic USB Burning Tool on your PC.

Installing the Amlogic USB Burning Tool is pretty straightforward on any Windows PC, click yes to all options.

Step 4

Install drivers for your Android TV box

Before the tool finishes installing it will open up the Driver Instillation wizard, your TV box needs to be connected for the tool to know what drivers your TV box needs. When this stage is complete you will now have a new USB Burning tool icon on your desktop now open it.

Step 5

Change the language on the Amlogic burning tool

Click the second icon on the top bar to reveal the option for changing the language.

Step 6

Put your device into recovery mode and connect to your PC

Depending on your device you will need to put it into recovery mode, this is different with all TV boxes. Some have little reset holes some have buttons on the bottom of your device. You need to connect your Android TV box to your PC when its in recovery mode in order to upgrade your firmware. If done correctly you will have a connect success like in the image below.

Step 7

Import your firmware image

Locate your firmware .img file with the file tab on the top left hand side.

Step 8

Untick the overwrite key

It is important that you untick the overwrite key box on the right hand side of the screen like in the image bellow.

Step 9

Click start to update your firmware

Now your ready to flash your Android TV box click start and the upgrade process will start.

Step 10

Click stop when your Android TV box has finished updating.

Step 11

Fix key mac failed = 0 error

If for any reason you get a Key Mac failed error don’t worry. Copy the “mac_ether.ini”  file you downloaded with the tool in step 1 into the “license”  folder.

C:/ Program Files(X86)/Amlogic/USB_Burning_Tool/license/

If you can not see the license folder in C:/ Program Files(X86)/Amlogic/USB_Burning_Tool/,  you can add the license folder then place the mac_ether.ini inside.

All finished..

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27 thoughts on “Android TV box Firmware Guide”

  1. Hola Dario, tengo la MXQ PRO 4K 2GB Android 7.1 (3229X3D -20170928-V1.8) dnv3-RK3229
    y se quedo pegada, no encontré el firmware en la lista, cuando lo tengas o si funciona alguno de los de la lista me avisas.

    Saludos

  2. hi, where can i get firmware update for the below tv box? thanks
    Model: MBX reference board (f16ref)
    OS version: ICS 4.0.4
    Kernel version: 2.6.34-gf9feecc-dirty
    Build number: ICS.MBX.20120704

  3. Hi,

    I have updated my T95U Pro to Android 7.1 following your instructions, but my remote now doesn`t work.
    Any ideas how to fix?
    Thanks

  4. “make sure your Android TV box is connected to your PC and powered on with the power adaptor.”
    How do you connect the Android TV box to the PC? Thank you.

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    1. Frederick Higginbottom

      I’m not sure if it would help have you tried using ATVXPERIENCE. Just Google the ATV firmware may be available.

  6. Fernando Quinones

    i go into the site and i don’t find anything that your videos show like the firmware tab etc, only blog videos i get the fallowing error [0x302010004]UBOOT/Disk initialize/send command/error result.
    I have a MXQ Pro with v S905W is stuck in red light and i get the error at 7% when is formatting. i am using this firmware MXQPRO_S905W_20171218_PC_AndroidPC img

  7. Hi, I am looking for a ROM for my MXQ Pro 4k, there is a sticker attached to its board written ” mxqpro-6051-418p-nv5-0903-f1.img “. Do you have any compatible ROM for this device? Many thanks in advance.

    Melvin

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