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Old February 2nd, 2013, 07:39 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Angry Car estereo with android 2.2 os

Hello everyone ! Two months ago i bought a car stereo the brand is OEM and it comes with android 2.2 os
I was wondering if there is a way to update the software ? The radio comes with wifi connectivity micro sd and with a usb port !
I having looking around in the settings area but there isnt any option for updating the software

Thank you very much

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Old February 2nd, 2013, 08:19 PM   #2 (permalink)
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i doubt very much it'd get an os update pushed to it.

only other option is rooting and putting a custom rom on it. That's if there is support from the dev community to root and rom the thing.
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Generic Chinese Android car stereos are becoming fairly common now. The USB slot and SD-card slots are really intended for you to play your MP3s, either from a USB thumb drive or an SD-card.

For any chance of a software update you'd have to find the manufacturer's website, if they have one. I don't think there's any community developed ROMs for these things yet.
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2.2 is pretty old, unlikely the hardware is even up to spec for it--especially for a device selling new with such an old version.
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