How to update T8 V4 TV box from Android 5.1 to Android 6.1

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July 11, 2017


Android 6.1 finally released for the EBox T8 V4 TV box

This is a quick way to update T8 V4 TV box from Android 5.1 to Android 6.1 OS. If you would like to upgrade an EBox T8 V4, you will need. A Windows PC and a USB to USB cable. At this time we are unable to use the OTA (over the air updates) to upgrade to 6.1 due to all the changes we have had to make with the OS. You do not need to upgrade to 6.1 this is optional. You could quite happily stay on Android 5.1 and the EBox T8 v4 will continue to work and receive OTA updates as normal.

How to update T8 V4 TV box from Android 5.1 to Android 6.1

  • Download the T8 V4 firmware image from here
  • Download the NEW_USB_Burning_Tool.zip
  • Open the .zip that you downloaded and move the USB_Burning_Tool folder, to the PC desktop
  • Click on the USB_Burning_Tool.exe file to start to program
  • Click the second tab in the top left-hand corner. To change the language to English
  • Now click on File and import
  • Use the file browser to locate the T8 V4 firmware image downloaded in step 1
  • Once the image has finished importing, click start
  • On the back of the T8 V4 is an OTG USB port
  • Connect one end of the USB to USB cable to the OTG port and the other end to the PC
  • The update will now start once compleated disconnect from the PC
  • Finished the T8 V4 will be running Android 6.1

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Pros

Android 5.1 to Android 6 Easy Update
USB Burning Tool
Faster Update

Cons

Compatible USB to USB cable to get device detected on PC.

Android 6 Update for T8 V4
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