Installing Batocera on S905w Android TV Box (Tanix TX3 Mini) 🌱

Things You Will Need

Downloads and Flashing to MicroSD

  1. Download Batocera Download
  2. Download Balena Etcher Download
  3. Run Balena Etcher
  4. Burn Batocera image to microSD card
  5. P200 = s905
    p201 = s905
    p212 = s905x
    p281 = s905w
    q201 = s912
    q200 = s912

Booting to Batocera for the First Time

  1. Plug the power adapter into the Android TV box
  2. If the device has never booted from external storage before the stock Android OS will load
  3. In Android, navigate to the application drawer > Run Update & Backup
  4. Select Local > Navigate to the microSD card >
  5. Select Update
  6. The system will reboot twice and should then begin booting Batocera from the microSD card
  7. You should see the Batocera splash screen
  8. Setup Your Controller
  9. Game

Special thanks to the developers of Batocera for making this amazing software