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Shanling M8 Firmware update

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Shanling M8 Firmware V1.1

Use OTA update on your player or download update file from Google Drive.

New system functions and changes:

1. Added vehicle mode.

2. Adjusted system, additional patch no longer needed.

3. Fixed issues with Sony Select app.

4. Added animation when switching to turbo mode (can be turned on/off in Display settings).

5. Optimized activation sequencing of analogue circuit.

6. Other bug fixes.

Vehicle Mode: 

Can be activated in main Audio settings.

When active, upon connecting to USB charger, player will automatically enter simplified car mode.

When USB charging is disconnected, player will automatically turn off in 10s.

Shanling Music app changes:

1. Added new sorting options into folder browsing.

2. Improved sorting of Japanese alphabet.

3. Added quick jump button to currently playing file.

4. Other bug fixes.

How to update:

Manual Update

1.   Make sure your device is fully charged.

2.   Copy downloaded .zip file into root folder of internal memory. 
(without unpacking .zip file)

3.   Open “Support” app (purple light bulb icon). Go to “Firmware Update”, switch to “Local Update” and locate zip file.

4.   Confirm install and wait until device updates and restarts itself.

Over-the-Air firmware update

Shanling M8 can be updated to latest firmware version using Wi-Fi connection.

1.   Open “Support” app (purple light bulb icon).

2.   Tap on “Firmware Update”.

3.    App will find new firmware update for your M8. You can choose from one of two servers and then proceed with downloading.

4.   When fully downloaded, confirm installation and wait until system finishes its automatic update. After device restarts, everything is ready for you.

Note: If latest version of firmware is already installed, M8 will show notification and will stop update.