FIRMWARE: X96S TV-Stick with S905Y2 SoC and 4GB RAM (11-28-2018)

You can download today a firmware file for the TV-Stick X96S that includes the  AMlogic S905Y2 SoC a Quad Core manufactured in 12nm with ARM Cortex-A53 processors and an ARM Mali-G31mp2 GPU. The included RAM is 2 / 4GB LPDDR4 and the storage is 16 / 32GB eMMc. At the level of wireless connectivity we have two versions since the model with 2GB of RAM includes WiFi b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.2 while the version with 4GB of RAM already includes WiFi ac Dual-Band with Bluetooth. The connectors included in this TV-Stick are minimal, a microSD card reader, an HDMI 2.1 video output, a microUSB port for power, a connector for the IR sensor extender and a USB 3.0. The operating system installed is Android 8.1.

  • The TV-Stick X96S can be purchased on from $38.76 (€34.55) shipping included in its version with 2GB of RAM.

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Hello friend, do you still have the firmware of this device? I found that the website of the firmware can not be opened. Could you please send me a firmware to repair my equipment? Thank you. My email is


Does anyone know how to reinstall android default security? I am trying to install Mcafee but am being told default has been removed so can’t install Mcafee….. Thank you


how to boot into recovery mode with x96s


You don’t need use recovery mode, you need the flash mode (black screen).
You have a flash button near the audio jack.


Has anyone been able to apply this firmware? I always get that the footer is wrong and it won’t install it.


Hi Kevin,
Yesterday I applied this firmware to my device by USB Burning Tool successfully.
It takes less than 10 minutes 🙂