From FriendlyARM WiKi
Jump to: navigation, search

Boot from SD Card

Get the following files from here download link:

  • Get a 8G SDHC card and backup its data if necessary.
Image Files
s5p4418-friendly-core-xenial-4.4-armhf-YYYYMMDD.img.zip FriendlyCore with Qt 5.9.1 (base on Ubuntu core) image file
s5p4418-lubuntu-desktop-xenial-4.4-armhf-YYYYMMDD.img.zip LUbuntu Desktop image file with X Window
s5p4418-android-kitkat-YYYYMMDD.img.zip Android4.4 image file with support for 4G LTE
s5p4418-android-lollipop-YYYYMMDD.img.zip Android5.1 image file
s5p4418-eflasher-YYYYMMDD-lubuntu-desktop.img.zip SD card image, which is used to install a lubuntu desktop to eMMC
s5p4418-eflasher-YYYYMMDD-friendly-core.img.zip SD card image, which is used to install a friendly-core to eMMC
s5p4418-eflasher-YYYYMMDD-android.img.zip SD card image, which is used to install a android to eMMC
Flash Utility:
win32diskimager.rar Windows utility. Under Linux users can use "dd"
  • Uncompress these files. Insert an SD card(at least 4G) into a Windows PC and run the win32diskimager utility as administrator. On the utility's main window select your SD card's drive, the wanted image file and click on "write" to start flashing the SD card.
  • Insert this card into your board's boot slot, press and hold the boot key (only applies to a board with onboard eMMC) and power on (with a 5V/2A power source). If the PWR LED is on and LED1 is blinking this indicates your board has successfully booted.