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Here you can find more information about ONYX BOOX and HANVON firmware.


ONYX BOOX 60 uses firmware developed by ONYX INTERNATIONAL. Now it is open source firmware with released SDK.


Firmware is being constantly perfectioned and upgraded adding new and new features and improving any bugs detected by BOOX users. We are always happy to get an advices and information about anything what can be improved. Let us improve our BOOX together!


Several versions have been released by ONYX since BOOX introduction and we always recommend you to upgrade your device to the latest available version.


The latest currently available firmware is English version for ONYX BOOX: 1.2.2 / 20100308 OnyxBOOX60_20100308.zip (zip-file, 62 MB).
Also Russian version ( wiht preinstalled Russian language as default and Russian sites in the Web-browser ) for ONYX BOOX: 1.2.2 / 20100210 OnyxBOOX60_20100210.zip (zip-file, 67 MB).


Here is the list of upgrades for 1.2.2:

  1. eBooks in  DjVu format support.

  2. Special icon  added in the lower tray for display refreshing.

  3. New WiFi driver ( sorry, WEP compatibility will be available in later versions ).

  4. Touchscreen sensor WACOM screen driver.

  5. Address bar is added into ereader browser.

  6. Small bugs corrections.

Before you begin, make sure the Boox has enough power to finish the software update. It is better to be completely charged.


Note: You have to use an SD card. Ereader will not update when you put the update package into the Boox built-in memory.


After you download ereader firmware you should do the following to upgrade:


  1. 1.Completely charge ereader battery;

  2. 2.Format SD card;

  3. 3.Extract and copy to the root of the SD card all files from onyx_update folder;

  4. 4.Delete the file "language" from the root of your SD card ( ONLY if you install Russian version and do not want Russian to be default language. Otherwise ereader interface will be Russian after upgrading, in this case you can change the language later through settings menu );

  5. 5.Make sure the firmware package is located in the root directory of the SD card. The name should be ‘onyx_update.upd’. There should also be several other folders ( dicts, fonts, manual, notes, etc );

  6. 6.Insert the SD card into the card slot of your ONYX BOOX 60;

  7. 7.Switch off ONYX BOOX by keeping power button pressed for 2-3 seconds;

  8. 8.Connect charger to ereader ( or get sure that it is completely charged;

  9. 9.Press "ОК" button and hold it;


 
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BEARFORD CORP - is official distributor of eBook readers made by ONYX INTERNATIONAL and HANWANG ( HANVON ) e-readers.


We ship e-readers to USA ( temporary besides NV ) , Canada, Brasil, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand and other countries.

ONE YEAR WARRANTY!

eBook readers are shipped within 1-2 business days from our warehouse in NV, USA by USPS, DHL, UPS or FEDEX.


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  1. 10.Holding “OK” button, turn on power button of ONYX BOOX;

  2. 11.Release both buttons when the display shows a picture or you see the text "Looking for updates" in the bottom bar;

  3. 12.Wait approx. 5 minutes till upgrading is done. Boox updates itself automatically. It restarts after update finishes.

Previous ONYX BOOX 60 software versions:


1.2 / 20100103 OnyxBOOX60_20100103.zip (zip-file, 62 МБ)

1.2.1 / 2009 OnyxBOOX60release1-2.zip (zip-file, 60.1 МБ)

1.1 / 2009  OnyxBOOX60release1-1.zip  (zip-file, 59.7МБ)


ONYX BOOX applications developed by other developers ( no Onyx warranty ).


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HANVON FIRMWARE


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