Updating the ELLIPAL Hardware Wallet

ELLIPAL Version 2.0 update includes both hardware wallet and companion App.

Version 2.0 includes:

1) We added a few more enhancements to prevent some potential threats, in particular, the supply chain attack on hardware modification and changing.
NOTE: As this attacks is specially for upgrading the hardware wallet's security to the next level, the update file is sized 282 MB, please spare some time donwloading the file. The update on the ELLIPAL itself will take about 9 minutes to complete installing.

Update Guide

Please Note: NOTE: The update file has already finished downloading beforehand. Its size is 282 MB so it will take some time. This is a big update focused on improving security, hence the large size and long update time. Thank you for your patience.

 



Hardware Wallet Update Guide


1. Prepare a blank MicroSD card. The card must be formatted in FAT32. Note: cards larger than 32G cannot be formatted in FAT32 on Windows PC.

 

2. Download the latest "v2.0.zip" from the official website (www.ellipal.com) to your computer. (You would need winrar or winzip to extract the zipfile)

It should has four files like this after extract:

ellipal hardware wallet cold wallet update

Drag and copy these four to your prepared mirco SD card. No need to extract the "update" zip file


3. While the ELLIPAL is off, Insert the SD card into the ELLIPAL and restart device.


4. Please choose one of the following update options depending on your current version of the ELLIPAL Cold Wallet.

 

1. Upgrade from 1.5 to 2.0


① Cold wallet without an account:
Create an account first (This can be anything, you may delete later)->Select Settings->Update cold wallet. The upgrade file should be detected, follow the user interface to start the update process. . When the update is finished, the cold wallet will automatically restart. (Make sure the battery level is more than 30% before the update.)
② Cold wallet with an existing account:
Select Settings->Update cold wallet. The upgrade file should be detected, follow the user interface to start the update process. . When the update is finished, the cold wallet will automatically restart. (Make sure the battery level is more than 30% before the update.)

 

2. Upgrade from 1.6 & up to 2.0

Select Settings->Update cold wallet. The upgrade file should be detected, follow the user interface to start the update process.When the update is finished, the cold wallet will automatically restart. (Make sure the battery level is more than 30% before the update.)

ELLIPAL App Update Guide:

You can update your ELLIPAL App through any one of these methods.

1. On ELLIPAL App -> My -> About Us -> New Version Detected -> Update to new version.
2. Visit ELLIPAL official web

 

Video Tutorial (PREVIOUS VERSION)


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Previous Updates:

Version 1.8 update includes both hardware wallet and companion App:

Added - DCR, XZC, GRS, BCD coins

Added - TRC20, TRC10 Tokens

Version 1.9 update includes both hardware wallet and companion App:

1. Added EOS
2. Support EOS account registration, resource management and other functions
3. Optimize transaction page to show address information
4. Added BTC, ETH, BCH, USDT, DASH, LTC, ETC, DGB, BTX, BTG, DOGE, BCD, XZC, DCR, GRS custom miner fee digit input function
5. Other bug optimizations

 

Version 1.9.3 includes both hardware wallet and companion App:

1) Now supporting SmartCash (SMART) and Electra (ECA)
2)Added manual refund function for EOS accounts
3) Miner fee shown in Fiat
4) Bug fixes and details optimization

Version 1.9.4 includes both hardware wallet and companion App:

1) Added BNB and BNB DEX