odroid_go_ultra:getting_started:installing_os_image

ODROID-GOU has built-in 16GB emmc.

ODROID-GOU comes with Ubuntu Minimal EmulStation image pre-installed on emmc.

This page will show you how to install a new version of the OS or restore emmc .

Download OS image

Release versions Downloads Release-notes Description
v1.1 Ubuntu 20.04 ES image : KR US release-notes

Installation

In order to connect the built-in emmc to the PC, it is necessary to boot the recovery mode on ODROID-GOU.

  • Power off ODROID-GOU.
  • As shown in the image above, press both keys(Trigger Left2 + Trigger Right2) at the same time and Power ON


  • When the recovery splash-screen is displayed, you can release the button.


  • A USB connection message is output with a “RECOVERY MODE” banner.
  • Connect to a PC using a USB-C type cable.

You can easily flash an image to your memory card using Etcher.

Download Etcher here: https://www.balena.io/etcher/

  1. Open Etcher.
  2. Select the downloaded OS image.
  3. Select the inserted ODROID-GOU. (Normally, the memory card is detected automatically.)
  4. Click Flash!

Partition Layout of eMMC

partition Size From(sector #) To(Sector #) Name for Fastboot Partition Name
BL1 / MBR 512B 0 0 -
U-Boot 959.5KB 1 1919 bootloader /dev/block/bootloader
U-Boot Environment 64KB 1920 2047 env /dev/block/env
FAT32 for boot 128MB 2048 264191 - mmcblk0p1
EXT4 for root filesystem - 264192 remaining blocks - mmcblk0p2
  • odroid_go_ultra/getting_started/installing_os_image.txt
  • Last modified: 2022/09/26 17:22
  • by justin