This is a developer preview version of Android-IA OS, which includes Android 4.2.2, signed kernel modules and support for Linux Kernel 3.8 on UEFI systems. This version of Android-IA OS is for developers interested in testing and evaluating Android OS on specific Intel platforms and reference boards; it is not intended for productization.

*** The developer preview version of Android-IA OS is still in pre-alpha quality and it is buggy. ***

Major Changes:

  • Added support for MinnowBoard MAX platform
  • Fixed resources loading for devices without a touchscreen

Full source-level Changelog:

https://download.01.org/android-ia/releases/android-4.4.2_r1-ia2-ChangeLog.txt

Getting Started

Android-IA only supports booting on UEFI mode. To boot the installer, you must turn on UEFI boot through your BIOS menus. After downloading, please refer to the Quick Start for instructions on getting started with Android-IA.

Notes: the minnowboad_max target has a static IP assigned in the images, so in order to connect to the device, please use the IP: 192.168.42.1

Source Code

The source code for this release is available by syncing the manifest branch release/android-4.4.2_r1-ia2. More details on working with repo, manifests, and source code are available on the developers page.