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YONSTOPTECH AWINNER A31 KIT KAT TABLET 10.1 / 2GB RAM 8 OR 16 GB STORAGE, ANDROID 44.4.2 HDMI, 1080X600 DISPLAY.2 MICRO USB OTG PORTS, MICRO SD CARD SLOT, PRE ROOOTED OR IF NOT SEE BELOW. MADE FOR OEM ONLY BUT MORE GENERIC MODEL HAVE BEEN SEEM THAN AN ACTUALLY OEM LIKE GOOWEEL, FUSION, ONDA, ETC. UNDER $130 ON EBAY COMES WITH ALL CONNECORS, EXT SD CARD, STYLUS, AND TABLET/

I'VE SEEM VARIOUS QUESTIONS ASKED ABOUT MODEL BS 1078 ,ALL OVER THE WEB, ENOUGHTHAT I WISH TO SHARE SOME BASIC AND USEFULL INFO WITH THE MASSES.

ROOT....
THE Best AND EASIET WAY TO ROOT FOR ME HAS BEEN (I OWN 4) ROOT GENIOUS , FOR DOWNLOAD AND INSTRUCTIONS http://androidxda.com/DOWNLOAD-ROOT-GENIUS

IT'S A COMPONANT OF SHUAME AND IS A ONE CLICK ROOT METHOD STANDALONE IN ENGLISH.

RECOVERY...

BASIC RECOVERY IS INSTALLED ALREADY AS MY TABLET WERE PRE ROOTED., THOUGH SOM,E HAVE HAD DIFFICULTY USING THE MANUFACTURER AS THE VOLUME KEYS DON'T WORK PERFECTLY

A TIP=INSTALLED A MOUSE THROUGH THE OTG CABLE PROVIDED AND JUST MOVE MOUSE AROUND TO HIGHLIGHT SELECTION, THE VOLUME UP BUTTON FOR SELECTION. DO NOT PRESS VOLUME DOWN. LET'S YOU UPDATE FROM BOTH INTERESTING AND EXTERNAL

FIRMWARE/ROM ... THE LATESTKITKAT ROM FOR AUGUST 2014 IS AVAILABLE,NOT SURE OF IT'S CHANGELOG AS I'M HAPPY WITH THE 6 29 VERSION AND DON'T WANT TO CABLE YET .SOME HAVE THIS TABLET WITH 4.2, THIS UPGRADE IS TO4.4.2

http://pan.baidu.com/share/home?uk=1679008622 IS THE LINK TO FIRMWARE

TOOLS....

ALLWINNER INCLUDE THE TOOLS FOR EASY SD CARD FLASHING IN THE ALLWINNER A SERIES SDK FOR KITKAT. YOU'LL NEED A 4GB SD CARD, PHEONIX CARD.MSI AND THE WORD DOC INCLUDE IN FIRMWARE PACKAGE TO PUT ONTO EXTERNAL SD CARD SHOULD YOU WISH TO INSTALLED THAT WAY, WHEN POWER ON IT SHOULD START TO BOOT WITH YOUR EXT SD INSERTED, FROM THE SD CARD. ONCE IT REBOOTS, TAKE OUT EXT SD CARD, AND YOUR GOOD TO GO

HERE IS THE FULL SDK THAT YOU'LL NEED AS IT INCLUDE DRIVERS AND TOOLS FOR TWEAKING THE ROM, CHANGE BOOT ANIMATION , AND VARIOUS OTHER. OEM DIRECTED TWEAKS.
http://pan.baidu.com/wap/link?sharei...r_TOOLS&page=1

IN EACH DOWNLOAD ABOVE INCLUDES A WORD DOC IN EN/CHINESE WITH DIAGRAMS TO SHOW YOU HOW TO FLASH, MOD, EDIT BUILD.PROP ETC.

ANY QUESTIONS, DON'T HESITATE TO ASK

PAUL TARANEH


ALSO REF TO http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2704721 FOR MORE INFO ABOUT ROOTING TABLET
 
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YONSTOPTECH AWINNER A31 KIT KAT TABLET 10.1 / 2GB RAM 8 OR 16 GB STORAGE, ANDROID 44.4.2 HDMI, 1080X600 DISPLAY.2 MICRO USB OTG PORTS, MICRO SD CARD SLOT, PRE ROOOTED OR IF NOT SEE BELOW. MADE FOR OEM ONLY BUT MORE GENERIC MODEL HAVE BEEN SEEM THAN AN ACTUALLY OEM LIKE GOOWEEL, FUSION, ONDA, ETC. UNDER $130 ON EBAY COMES WITH ALL CONNECORS, EXT SD CARD, STYLUS, AND TABLET/

I'VE SEEM VARIOUS QUESTIONS ASKED ABOUT MODEL BS 1078 ,ALL OVER THE WEB, ENOUGHTHAT I WISH TO SHARE SOME BASIC AND USEFULL INFO WITH THE MASSES.

ROOT....
THE Best AND EASIET WAY TO ROOT FOR ME HAS BEEN (I OWN 4) ROOT GENIOUS , FOR DOWNLOAD AND INSTRUCTIONS http://androidxda.com/DOWNLOAD-ROOT-GENIUS

IT'S A COMPONANT OF SHUAME AND IS A ONE CLICK ROOT METHOD STANDALONE IN ENGLISH.

RECOVERY...

BASIC RECOVERY IS INSTALLED ALREADY AS MY TABLET WERE PRE ROOTED., THOUGH SOM,E HAVE HAD DIFFICULTY USING THE MANUFACTURER AS THE VOLUME KEYS DON'T WORK PERFECTLY

A TIP=INSTALLED A MOUSE THROUGH THE OTG CABLE PROVIDED AND JUST MOVE MOUSE AROUND TO HIGHLIGHT SELECTION, THE VOLUME UP BUTTON FOR SELECTION. DO NOT PRESS VOLUME DOWN. LET'S YOU UPDATE FROM BOTH INTERESTING AND EXTERNAL

FIRMWARE/ROM ... THE LATESTKITKAT ROM FOR AUGUST 2014 IS AVAILABLE,NOT SURE OF IT'S CHANGELOG AS I'M HAPPY WITH THE 6 29 VERSION AND DON'T WANT TO CABLE YET .SOME HAVE THIS TABLET WITH 4.2, THIS UPGRADE IS TO4.4.2

http://pan.baidu.com/share/home?uk=1679008622 IS THE LINK TO FIRMWARE

TOOLS....

ALLWINNER INCLUDE THE TOOLS FOR EASY SD CARD FLASHING IN THE ALLWINNER A SERIES SDK FOR KITKAT. YOU'LL NEED A 4GB SD CARD, PHEONIX CARD.MSI AND THE WORD DOC INCLUDE IN FIRMWARE PACKAGE TO PUT ONTO EXTERNAL SD CARD SHOULD YOU WISH TO INSTALLED THAT WAY, WHEN POWER ON IT SHOULD START TO BOOT WITH YOUR EXT SD INSERTED, FROM THE SD CARD. ONCE IT REBOOTS, TAKE OUT EXT SD CARD, AND YOUR GOOD TO GO

HERE IS THE FULL SDK THAT YOU'LL NEED AS IT INCLUDE DRIVERS AND TOOLS FOR TWEAKING THE ROM, CHANGE BOOT ANIMATION , AND VARIOUS OTHER. OEM DIRECTED TWEAKS.
http://pan.baidu.com/wap/link?sharei...r_TOOLS&page=1

IN EACH DOWNLOAD ABOVE INCLUDES A WORD DOC IN EN/CHINESE WITH DIAGRAMS TO SHOW YOU HOW TO FLASH, MOD, EDIT BUILD.PROP ETC.

ANY QUESTIONS, DON'T HESITATE TO ASK

PAUL TARANEH


ALSO REF TO http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2704721 FOR MORE INFO ABOUT ROOTING TABLET
Good thread Paul nice to have a place to discuss this tablet i have just posted in the other thread you refereed to but will also post it here below


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I bought a 10.1 Allwinner A31s 16GB from Ebay for 60 the device details show as a YONESTOPTECH BS1078

It is a nice tablet for the price and came pre rooted witch was great.
One of the first things i did was make a backup off the Rom with online nandroid backup as i like messing and wanted a backup just in case i messed up. and here is where things got messy, online nandroid backup would only be able to restore if i had a custom recovery (CWM or TWRP)

So off i went and tried to install TWRP from the guide on this thread http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2210676

Long story short it didn't work an i thought i had bricked it as it was stuck on the boot logo, i managed to find FW for a Q102 A31S Tablet Stock Firmware 4.4.2 wich is the same tablet under a different name, after several failed attempts to recover through phoenix suite as i couldn't get it into recovery, i downloaded phoenixcard and successfully flashed the FW Phew all was good lol.

So if anyone has successfully installed a custom recovery any info would be grateful as it would be nice to try a custom Rom.

I have also had a little play with dragonface for allwinner devices as this lets you change a few things on the stock ROM ISO and then you can re flash with your custom changes, Two things i would like to tweak are volume and lcd settings as i feel the volume on this device is to quiet and the lcd contrast could do with tweaking. in dragon face you can load the sys.cofig settings, i have found the volume config but haven't got a clue what can be changed to increase the max volume level so if anybody has any knowledge then any input would be appreciated, here is the code for audio settings,

Code:
;pa_single_vol,pa_double_vol: 31 level,1.5db/step.0x1f is the large volume.
;cap_vol:use for system record,0x0--0db,0x1--24db,0x2--27db,0x3--30db,0x4--33db,0x5--36db,0x6--39db,0x7--42db
;headphone_vol,earpiece_vol: must least than 0x3b. 0x1 is a step.
;headset_mic_vol: headset mic(mic2) vol,use for phone headset mic call
;main_mic_vol: main mic(mic1) vol,use for phone main mic call
;--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
[audio_para]
audio_used         = 1
audio_hp_ldo       = "none"
headphone_vol      = 0x3b
earpiece_vol       = 0x3b
cap_vol            = 0x7
pa_single_vol      = 0x1b
pa_double_used     = 1
pa_double_vol      = 0x1f
headphone_direct_used	= 0
headphone_mute_used	= 0
audio_pa_ctrl       	= port:PA18<1><default><default><0>
audio_mute_ctrl       	= port:PA17<1><default><default><0>
headset_mic_vol    = 6
main_mic_vol       = 6
Thanks in advance for any input
 
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Got straight from manufacturer today

The FW download link:
Updata tools: http://pan.baidu.com/s/1pJkEHAF
FW: http://pan.baidu.com/s/1gdw0sSz

Of anyone can flash and offer any input that's great.

Thanks,,,, Paul Taraneh
 
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Sorro for offtopic, but has anyone found a suitable case for this tablet?
 
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Got straight from manufacturer today

The FW download link:
Updata tools: http://pan.baidu.com/s/1pJkEHAF
FW: http://pan.baidu.com/s/1gdw0sSz

Of anyone can flash and offer any input that's great.

Thanks,,,, Paul Taraneh
Just flashed that FW and can confirm it is the stock FW pre rooted and working fine.
 
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Default ezcast application install error

Hi,

I get an error message when I try to install the ezcast app on the tablet, do you have any
idea why this would happen? I would really like to cast from this device to my tv.

Also when I try to install the fulltilt poker app from fulltilt.com, the site doesn't recognize my
device as an android device. I got over it by copying the .apk file from another device but
I just thought to mention it.

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Hmm. I've been able to install ezcast on mine, and maybe the poker game was initially meant for windows. Your tab most likely came pre rooted so check your root permission. For ez cast contact the apps developer he is very good at replying just give all stats from about phone . good luck

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