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Version:Announcement of Cayin N8 firmware v1.1
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Date:2018-10-16 12:10:28
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Announcement of Cayin N8 firmware v1.1


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New Functions and System Optimization

1. Add new “Lock Screen” feature in System Setting and default to ON.  When user click at the Volume knob to light up the display screen,

    · Enabled: users will be required to “Swipe up to unlock” before the player will resume operation.

    · Disable: player will resume operation directly

2. Introduce new Volume Control screen with slider for quick control and buttons for fine adjustment

3. Revise “Key Lock” feature in system setting.  Users are offered three options (volume, play/pause, up and down) and they can lock or unlock each of these three options independently.  The key lock setting will only be effective when the screen is off.

4. Bug fix: power supply to analog circuit remains engaged occasionally when the player is power off with headphone plug in and during playback.

5. Bug fix: activating inline remote control function occasionally when the headphone connector was shake or turned.

6. Edit English interface to correct spelling and enhance readability

7. Other Bug fix and optimizations

 

Firmware upgrades procedure

 Cayin will release firmware upgrade to enhance and optimize N8 as deem required, the new firmware can be acquired through OTA or manual download, since the content of these firmware are identical, you can select whichever upgrade option that fit your needs.

 

Please make sure the device has sufficient battery power before you proceed.  Please confirm the device has not less than 50% battery power; otherwise please charge up the player before you proceed to firmware upgrade.

 

Option 1: Local Upgrade Procedures

1. Download the latest firmware upgrade package from Cayin website (www.cayin.cn), you should receive a compressed document N8 firmware XXXX.zip

2. Decompress the zip file and extract the N8 firmware file (u8.upt)

3. Copy N8 firmware file into the root directory of N8 internal memory or TF card, insert the TF card into N8 before you proceed to next step.  

4. Select System upgrade from System Setup menu, when prompted by the system, select “update via micro SD card”.  You will be asked to confirm your selection, select OK to proceed.

5. The system will start the firmware upgrade immediately, you can monitor the process through the Updater progress bar.  

6. The player will reboot into main menu when the firmware upgrade is completed. Please verify the firmware version number which is displayed under “About” option of pull down menu.

 

Option 2: OTA Upgrade Procedure

1. Connect N8 to an Internet ready WiFi connection

2. Make sure your N8 internal memory has at least 100MB available storage

3. Select System upgrade from System Setup menu, when prompted by the system, select “OTA upgrade”.  The player will detect if there is a new firmware available.

4. If a new firmware is available, the player will display “Found new firmware XXX” at the top of the screen, select Download to proceed.

5. At the end of the download process, the system will prompt you to confirm “Update firmware now?” Selecting “OK ” to proceed.

6. The system will start the firmware upgrade immediately, you can monitor the process through the firmware upgrade screen.

7. The player will reboot into main menu when the firmware upgrade is completed. Please verify the firmware version number which is displayed under “About” option of pull down menu.

 

Attention

· N8 can support FAT/FAT32/exFAT/NTFS formatted TF card during the firmware upgrade process.

· Do not operate the machine during firmware upgrade

· Please delete/remove the firmware file from the TF card after firmware upgrade

· Please update your Music Library after firmware upgrade

· If N8 is in charging status, the player will not reboot to main menu after firmware upgrade.  It will stop at the battery charging page, you need to disconnect the USB charger to complete the firmware upgrade process.


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