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kkdoxy

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Nov 15, 2013
4
1
Hello,

I bought this Android carplay box:
Android 7.0 Carplay AI Box 4+32G

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Im using it in Mercedes Class A250e with last MBUX.

The central touch console works very well with the box, but in car steering wheel controls dosent work. And i think that i need to upgrade for Android 9 for working with car steering wheel controls.

So, my question is:
How i can upgrade the android version? and Where is that compatible Android version for this Android AI box?

Thanks a lot
 

shaiq123

Senior Member
Mar 12, 2010
196
23
Gurgaon
Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra
Hello,

I bought this Android carplay box:
Android 7.0 Carplay AI Box 4+32G

View attachment 5204337

Im using it in Mercedes Class A250e with last MBUX.

The central touch console works very well with the box, but in car steering wheel controls dosent work. And i think that i need to upgrade for Android 9 for working with car steering wheel controls.

So, my question is:
How i can upgrade the android version? and Where is that compatible Android version for this Android AI box?

Thanks a lot
For me, only the volume control button works from the steering wheel controls. None of the other button works. I am using in Honda Accord.
 

gabyhsh

Member
Jun 5, 2021
12
4
For me, only the volume control button works from the steering wheel controls. None of the other button works. I am using in Honda Accord.
This 4-core box is not easy to use. The Qualcomm 8-core box is perfectly compatible with the original car's touchpad, steering wheel buttons, scroll wheel, and knob operations. Those who can operate CarPlay can operate this box.
 

carplay retrofit

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Jul 1, 2021
1
0
Hello,

I bought this Android carplay box:
Android 7.0 Carplay AI Box 4+32G

View attachment 5204337

Im using it in Mercedes Class A250e with last MBUX.

The central touch console works very well with the box, but in car steering wheel controls dosent work. And i think that i need to upgrade for Android 9 for working with car steering wheel controls.

So, my question is:
How i can upgrade the android version? and Where is that compatible Android version for this Android AI box?

Thanks a lot
Latest 4+64G Android 9 is here : https://www.aliexpress.com/item/100...o.store_pc_groupList.8148356.2.778a29c4kFBysr
 

DAP56

Member
Jul 11, 2021
28
3
Denver
I have the Allwinner CP600P 4/32 running
The 2021-06-28 update. It came from Alibaba seller with a really old firmware. Bluetooth didn’t work out if the box which is what led me to come across this forum.

I cannot get Bluetooth to work. It turns on then off right away.
Purchased a usb dongle (Plugable 4.0) and same thing- doesn’t work.
All I want to be able to do is connect to Bluetooth OBD2 devices for gauges. That’s all I care about as I already have wireless CarPlay. Can someone help me?

2020 Audi RSQ8
iPhone 12 Pro Max

 

LwannaCM

Senior Member
Nov 8, 2014
287
111
Samsung Galaxy Tab 2
LG G3
I have the Allwinner CP600P 4/32 running
The 2021-06-28 update. It came from Alibaba seller with a really old firmware. Bluetooth didn’t work out if the box which is what led me to come across this forum.

I cannot get Bluetooth to work. It turns on then off right away.
Purchased a usb dongle (Plugable 4.0) and same thing- doesn’t work.
All I want to be able to do is connect to Bluetooth OBD2 devices for gauges. That’s all I care about as I already have wireless CarPlay. Can someone help me?

2020 Audi RSQ8
iPhone 12 Pro Max

Buy a cheap Phone that ist rootable and use Android Auto Hacks and AAAD, also depending on your mib Version of your Audi you can Take a Look at this: https://github.com/jilleb/mib2-toolbox You also find newer firmwares for your cp600p in my firmwarethread.
 

DAP56

Member
Jul 11, 2021
28
3
Denver
Buy a cheap Phone that ist rootable and use Android Auto Hacks and AAAD, also depending on your mib Version of your Audi you can Take a Look at this: https://github.com/jilleb/mib2-toolbox You also find newer firmwares for your cp600p in my firmwarethread.
Thank you so much. you think my box is bad, or not meant to pair with OBDeleven?
Thanks for the toolbox. Ive been trying to get CarPlay to appear in the VC, which is enabled on the Audi TT only. I don’t know if it will help with that or not.
 

DAP56

Member
Jul 11, 2021
28
3
Denver
Buy a cheap Phone that ist rootable and use Android Auto Hacks and AAAD, also depending on your mib Version of your Audi you can Take a Look at this: https://github.com/jilleb/mib2-toolbox You also find newer firmwares for your cp600p in my firmwarethread.
Your FW thread is where I got the 2021-06-28 update from (and I still have the Bluetooth issue) Thanks for posting those updates. Best info on the net for this stuff
 
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Infotainment

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Jun 2, 2021
4
0
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ShenZhen
Hello,

I bought this Android carplay box:
Android 7.0 Carplay AI Box 4+32G

View attachment 5204337

Im using it in Mercedes Class A250e with last MBUX.

The central touch console works very well with the box, but in car steering wheel controls dosent work. And i think that i need to upgrade for Android 9 for working with car steering wheel controls.

So, my question is:
How i can upgrade the android version? and Where is that compatible Android version for this Android AI box?

Thanks a lot
The AI Box is upgrade to Android 9.0 now ,with 4G LTE built-in. Check the link http://mtw.so/61A6wo
 

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