FIRMWARE: ZIDOO X20 and X20 Pro with Realtek RTD1296 SoC v2.2.82

We already have available to download the new ROM v2.2.82 valid for the Zidoo X20 and Zidoo X20 Pro TV Box that includes as a motor the Realtek RTD1296DD SoC that is capable of playing video up to 4K UHD resolutions with 60fps and HDR and 10bit support. It also includes 4 GB of DDR4 RAM, 16 GB of eMMc storage memory, two bays with SATA 3 connectors that can accommodate up to 3.5-inch drives, WiFi aC 2T2R with two external antennas and Bluetooth 4.2 among others. The operating system is dual with Android 7.1 and OpenWRT (NAS).

Price and availability

  • The Zidoo X20 can be purchased on only for $493 (€418) shipping included.

Zidoo X20

Update process

  • Download Firmware Zidoo X20 V2.2.82
  • Download Firmware Zidoo X20 Pro V2.2.82
  • Update method
    1- Download the file, unzip and copy the file to a USB stick.
    2- Connect the USB memory to the Zidoo TV-Box
    3- Go to the Update app
    4- Select Local Update and our ZIP file
    5- Apply the update and wait for the device to restart
    6- All files are maintained but we recommend to reset the device


1. Fix the problem that Google Play cannot log in (should reinstall Google Play after upgrading).
2. Add rec. 2020 mode for HDR to SDR transfer.
3. Optimize WIFI connectivity rate and stability. Fixed Player exception caused by NAS occasional disconnection when WIFI is connected.
Optimize the stability of online playback when connecting WIFI.
4. Optimize NFS connection strategy to avoid Player (Gallery) error caused by network fluctuations.
5. Fixed problem that some audio demo video playback was not smooth.
6. Add camera app.
7. Fixed the no sound problem when playing NAS video caused by network environment fluctuation.
8. Optimize Bluetooth connectivity stability.
9. Optimize system stability.
10. Add mobile phone control function (mobile phone can control all functions of the player).
Device name can be changed in “All Apps” -> “Control Center”.
The mobile control app is available on Google Play and will be updated to the Apple Store later.
Please search zidoo controller via google play

Video Player
1. Subtitle download supports two or more languages downloading at the same time.
2. Optimize DLNA mirror function.
3. Fix Player (Gallery) crash problem caused by ASS,SSA subtitle compatibility.

Bluray Navigation
1. Subtitle download supports two or more languages downloading at the same time.

Poster Wall
1. Optimize custom wallpaper loading to solve the problem of loading long images or high resolution images that are easy to crash.
2. Optimize search interface.
3. Optimize stability.

Music Player
1. Completely rewrite the playback engine, upgrade to ZIDOO MUSIC V5.0
2. Optimize playback stability, fix SACD unexpected jump problem.
3. Add more audio format supporting, such as AIF.
4. In the folder page, support select the original directory structure to browse.
5. Optimize the accuracy of CUE file playback

Quick Settings
1. Subtitle download adds support for multiple languages
2. Modify the settings of the audio original sample rate output switch.

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