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Rockbox is a free replacement firmware for digital music players. It runs on a wide range of players:

Stable ports

Rockbox runs well on these players, has installation instructions, and is supported by the installer:

  • Apple: iPod 1g through 6g (Classic), iPod Mini, iPod Nano 1g, iPod Nano 2g
  • Archos: Jukebox 5000, 6000, Studio, Recorder, FM Recorder, Recorder V2 and Ondio
  • Cowon: iAudio X5, X5V, X5L, M5, M5L, M3 and M3L
  • Creative: Zen Mozaic, Zen X-Fi, Zen X-Fi 3 and Zen X-Fi Style
  • iriver: iHP100 series, H100 series, H300 series and H10 series
  • MPIO: HD300
  • Olympus: M:Robe 100
  • Packard Bell: Vibe 500
  • Philips: GoGear SA9200, GoGear HDD16x0 and HDD63x0
  • Samsung: YH-820, YH-920 and YH-925
  • SanDisk: Sansa c200, e200 and e200R series, Fuze and Fuze+, Clip, Clip+ and Clip Zip
  • Toshiba: Gigabeat X and F series
  • xDuoo: X3

Unstable ports

Rockbox runs on these players, but is incomplete, less usable or has problems that limit it to advanced users:

Unusable ports

Work has begun on porting Rockbox to these players, but much remains before they are usable:

  • Onda: VX747, VX767 and VX777
  • iHIFI 760, 770, 770C, 800, and 960
  • Google Android
  • Rockchip rk27xx

Click here for a status summary of unstable and unusable ports.

Quick links: Why should you run Rockbox? · Change log · Contribute to Rockbox

If your player is not listed above, then Rockbox does not run on it.

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Project news

Recent news
2021-08-30Mailing lists moved to new host. See the mail page for more info.
2021-07-15New port to the Shanling Q1!
2021-05-23We have moved our IRC channels over to the libera network.
2021-03-27Native bare-metal port to the FiiO M3K!
2021-03-16mitxela created an Ode to Rockbox on YouTube.
2020-10-16Move xDuoo X3 to stable.
2020-10-11EROS Q / K (and their clones) are now supported!
2020-07-24All Archos targets have been retired.
Older news


18th May 17:56JztoolInstallAidanMacDonald
2nd May 16:52CrossCompilerAidanMacDonald
20th Apr 22:42MultibootBootloaderWilliamWilgus

Code changes

Sunday 14:34 85232fadbb: simulator: fix off by one error in USB ack calculations

The sim's printout of the number of expected USB acks was off by one. Since the sim queue is not registered for broadcasts, it will not receive an ack message and does not need to account for itself when determining the number of acks to expect, unlike the USB code.
uisimulator/common/sim_tasks.c [diff]
Aidan MacDonald
Sunday 11:16 5ee9a45126: mips: stop backtraces at main()

Initialize ra=0 before calling main so backtraces don't walk through the startup code.
firmware/target/mips/ingenic_jz47xx/crt0.S [diff]
firmware/target/mips/ingenic_x1000/crt0.S [diff]
Aidan MacDonald
Sunday 11:16 981e972839: mips: add native backtrace implementation

Should make debugging crashes on native MIPS targets far easier. This is by no means a 100% complete or robust implementation but it seems to handle the vast majority of functions.
firmware/export/backtrace.h [diff]
firmware/export/system.h [diff]
firmware/panic.c [diff]
lib/mipsunwinder/SOURCES [new]
lib/mipsunwinder/backtrace-mips32.c [new]
lib/mipsunwinder/backtrace-mipsunwinder.h [new]
lib/mipsunwinder/init_context_32.S [new]
lib/mipsunwinder/mipsunwinder.make [new]
tools/root.make [diff]
Aidan MacDonald
Sunday 10:55 cade488b08: pictureflow: Fix 'Update Cache' function and update manual

The artwork cache was previously always rebuilt, even if you had selected the option to update.

"Preparing artwork" should be much quicker now after a database update.
apps/plugins/pictureflow/pictureflow.c [diff]
manual/plugins/pictureflow.tex [diff]
Christian Soffke
Sunday 10:55 b357585852: pictureflow: Fix slide_index bound

Parameters for fbound were in the wrong order and slide_frame wasn't assigned the bounded value
apps/plugins/pictureflow/pictureflow.c [diff]
Christian Soffke
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