How to Update Your Ainol Novo 10 Hero Quad Core Tablet to Android 4.2
If you own an Ainol Novo 10 Hero Quad Core tablet, you might be wondering how to update it to the latest Android version. Android 4.2 brings many new features and improvements, such as multiple user accounts, lock screen widgets, quick settings, gesture typing, and more. In this article, we will show you how to update your Ainol Novo 10 Hero Quad Core tablet to Android 4.2 using the official firmware from Ainol.
Before You Begin
Before you start the update process, make sure you have the following:
A fully charged Ainol Novo 10 Hero Quad Core tablet.
A microSD card with at least 1GB of free space.
A USB cable and a computer with Windows OS.
The correct firmware file for your tablet's screen type. You can check your tablet's serial number on the back of the device. If it starts with xx-8841, you have an LG screen. If it starts with 8841-xx, you have a Samsung screen. You can download the firmware files from the links below:
LG screen firmware
Samsung screen firmware
Step 1: Prepare the microSD Card
First, you need to format your microSD card to FAT32 file system using your computer. Then, unzip the firmware file you downloaded and copy the update.zip file to the root directory of your microSD card. Do not rename or modify the file.
Step 2: Install the Drivers and Software
Next, you need to install the drivers and software for your tablet on your computer. You can download them from the links below:
After downloading, run the driver installer and follow the instructions on the screen. Then, run the software installer and choose English as the language. After installation, launch the software from your desktop.
Step 3: Connect Your Tablet to Your Computer
Now, you need to connect your tablet to your computer using the USB cable. Make sure your tablet is powered off before connecting. Then, press and hold the volume up button and plug in the USB cable. Your tablet should be detected by the software as ADFU Device.
Step 4: Flash the Firmware
Finally, you need to flash the firmware to your tablet using the software. Click on the Upgrade button and choose the update.zip file from your microSD card. Then, click on Start Upgrade and wait for the process to finish. Do not disconnect or power off your tablet during this step.
Step 5: Enjoy Android 4.2 on Your Tablet
Once the upgrade is done, your tablet will reboot automatically and enter Android 4.2 system. You can now enjoy all the new features and improvements of Android 4.2 on your Ainol Novo 10 Hero Quad Core tablet. 9160f4acd4