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CChri14
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NUC7i5bnh on Android

I am running Android 7.1 RC2 on my NUC. I know it's not an officially supported OS yet, but I am hoping to find some advice nonetheless. I am not opposed to buying an adapter - anything to find a solution.

I have it running very well now, except for one thing. Audio works, but I can't change the volume using my Rii i8+ remote. More specifically, it goes only from 0 to 100. It won't go to anything in between. One click volume up goes to 100, one click volume down goes to 0. I don't think it's anything specific to the remote...just an issue with HDMI audio currently. I have a soundbar. The soundbar does have an optical input, which I am currently using for my cable box. I am willing to switch it over for the NUC, but I believe the NUC does not have an optical audio port. Do I have any options there? Or any other suggestions for a workaround? Thanks much in advance for any advice. I'm not looking for "switch to a different OS". I have used Windows, LibreElec, and even tried a couple of Linux distros on the NUC. I think overall Android is going to suit me best...just need to get past this one challenge.

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Mystik: Thank you very much for contacting the Intel® NUC communities. We will do our best to assist you with this scenario.

 

 

In order to try to fix this problem we can try a BIOS update to the latest version 0061, using the F7 method:

 

https://downloadcenter.intel.com/download/27416/BIOS-Update-BNKBL357-86A-?product=95067 https://downloadcenter.intel.com/download/27416/BIOS-Update-BNKBL357-86A-?product=95067

 

https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/support/articles/000005850/mini-pcs.html https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/support/articles/000005850/mini-pcs.html

 

 

Just to let you know, the drivers that we have available in our web site were created to work with Windows as operating system:

 

https://downloadcenter.intel.com/product/95067/Intel-NUC-Kit-NUC7i5BNH https://downloadcenter.intel.com/product/95067/Intel-NUC-Kit-NUC7i5BNH

 

 

If the problem persists after trying the BIOS update, then the next thing to do will be to submit your inquiry on Android forums support:

 

https://androidforums.com/ https://androidforums.com/

 

 

Any further questions, please let me know.

 

 

Regards,

 

Alberto R

 

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