This software update can be used only with the xTAB-50 GPS device. Update can be done for the customer's own risk. Improperly done update can harm your device and may make it unusable. We can't take responsibility for the harms and damages if the update hasn't been done properly. Repair of a device caused by an improperly done update is not under warranty.


If you have an installed and already activated Sygic application, you will need to reactivate the Sygic application after this software update. This is caused by the fresh installation of the operating system, and because the serial number of the deviec has changed. This needs to be done only once. After installing the software update, the device will have a fixed serial number. Any further factory reset, or operating system reinstall will not affect the serial number.
Reactivation of the Sygic software can be requested here by filling out an online form. 


Applying this software update will cause the erasure of installed applications, settings, documents, photos, etc.. Please create a backup of your important data before the update procedure. The software update contains the following changes:


  • Fixed: GPS reception problems
  • Fixed: The serial number of the device changes after a factory reset or an operating system reinstall. 


Throughout the update procedure, don't turn off the device, don't disconnect the charger, and don't remove the microSD card from the device.
To apply the update, please follow the required steps below:
  1. Please download the "PhoenixCardV306.zip" and "xTAB-50.zip" compressed files to a desktop PC or laptop.
    Hashes for the "PhoenixCardV306.zip" file:
    SHA-1 hash: 35b8344249808e96e1c3ac8f3b4b4bce764bb14e
    MD5 hash: 1476bb2bcd9f6dbe9a77ec9841f82877
    Hashes for the "xTAB-50.zip" file:
    SHA-1 hash: 43e66720ddd0a94d9598c05e37126a0acad7c533
    MD5 hash: 531eb69a348c8d2b71c913c1abc2513f
  2. Create a temporary folder on the PC, and uncompress the downloaded .zip files into that folder.
  3. Connect an empty microSD card to the PC.
  4. Start the PhoenixCardV306PhoenixCard.exe application. The application works on Windows 7 system only. If you use a memory card reader device which supports multiple cards at the same time, the following message may appear in the application:
    "Find X device, Please select correct the one."
    where X is larger than one.

    In this case, please use the device manager to disable those drives which are not associated with the microSD card. After that, the following
    "Device OK, the size of the device is xxxx M."
    message will appear.
  5. Select the drive letter of the microSD card from the drop down list.
  6. Click on the "DiskCheck" button.
  7. Click on the "Img File" button, then select the downloaded and uncompressed "xTAB-50.img" file.
  8. Click on the "Burn" button. Wait until you see the 
    "Burn End..."
  9. Click on the "Exit" button to close the application.
  10. Remove the microSD card from the PC with safe removal.
  11. Turn off the xTAB-50 GPS device. Insert the microSD card into the device.
  12. Connect the AC charger to the xTAB-50 GPS device. The software update will start automatically.
  13. The update procedure will be finished when the progress bar reaches it's full state and the device turns itself off.
  14. You can remove the microSD card. Please turn on the device after the successful update.
    (It's recommended to format the microSD card after the update. So further software updates won't be started by accident.)


We use cookies to give you the best experience. If you do nothing, we'll assume that's OK.