VEXos Updates (V5)

This thread will serve as the official VEXos update thread for VEX V5. Any time an update to VEXos is released, we will post here with the latest changelog.

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VEXos Version 1.0.4 has been released.

New for this version:


- Increased radio robustness for handling interference
- Fixed issue where loose field connection could cause radio disconnect
- Added new logs to V5 brain event log to help with debugging issues
- Fixed issue where touch events on brain screen could return invalid coordinates
- Fixed bug where rumble motor causes battery warning on controller
- Improved Bluetooth functionality on the V5 Controller. Bluetooth radio mode now matches feature set of VEXnet. (Note: Bluetooth is still not competition legal)
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VEXos Version 1.0.5 has been released.

This version contains a hot fix for the 3-Wire port bug that was introduced with VEXos Version 1.0.4

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Because I forgot to post when this update came out:

VEXos Version 1.0.6 has been released.

New for this version:

  • Increased data reliability over the radio link.
  • Fixed issue with Robot Name and Team Number not being displayed correctly.
  • Multiple updates for new SDK
  • Other minor bug fixes.
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VEXos Version 1.07 has been released:

New for this version:

  • Increased stability of Radio Communications
  • Fixed multiple bugs in controller to reduce lockups
  • Fixed issue with event logs getting corrupted.
  • Other minor bug fixes.

Please note: This version of VEXos will be required to pass inspection at VEX Worlds. Please update your firmware as soon as possible!

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DRow is out today on some much-deserved vacation, so I am filling in as your friendly neighborhood firmware update notifier!

VEXos Version 1.0.8 has been released.

New for this version:
⦁ Added new Bluetooth radio data feature to allow Bluetooth enabled devices to connect to the brain. (Special software will be required on Bluetooth device)
⦁ Added three new languages to the V5 User interface (Spanish, Chinese and Korean)
⦁ Added dynamic current limiting for VEXU teams when motors total more than 8.
⦁ Improved motor current peak response time to help with motors overheating.
⦁ Other minor bug fixes.

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VEXos Version 1.09 has been released:

New for this version:

  • Added support for new V5 Inertial Sensor
  • Added improved Vision sensor dashboard
  • Continued improvement of motor peak current response for both motor and battery
  • Improved VEXnet channel selection for Pit channels
  • Other minor bug fixes

Note: This version of VEXos will be required for compatibility with the V5 Inertial Sensor.

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VEXos Version 1.0.10 has been released.

New for this version:

  • Critical fix for a bug in the Controller that was causing it to lock up
  • Increased stability of VEXnet radio on Competition Channels
  • Inertial Sensor bug fixes
  • Minor bug fixes for V5 Brain

Note: This version of VEXos will be required to pass inspection at the 2020 VEX Robotics World Championship.

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VEXos Version 1.0.11 for V5 has been released.

New for this version:

  • Bug fix for controller smart ports not disconnecting correctly
  • Added support in Controller for new V5 Brain field controller
  • Added support for new upcoming V5 sensors
  • Increased update rate for inertial sensor
  • Other minor bug fixes
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VEXos Version 1.0.12 for V5 has been released.

New for this version:

  • Bug fix for controller not clearing lines of text correctly
  • BLE Radio enhancements
  • Optical Sensor data enhancements
  • Added features required to run new VRC Skills Match Controller app
  • Other minor bug fixes.
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VEXos Version 1.0.13 for V5 has been released.

New for this version:

  • Bug fixes and updates to the 3-Wire dashboard
  • Bug fixes for the Distance Sensor dashboard not displaying when more than one sensor is connected
  • Added features to the Controller for Live Remote tournaments
  • Other minor bug fixes.
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VEXos Version 1.1 for V5 has been released.

New for this version:

  • Added features for new GPS sensor
  • Bug fixes for IMU heading issue
  • Controller fixes:
    • Simulated skills and timed runs on the controller now starts user app before countdown starts
    • Added features for smart field control.
  • Other minor bug fixes.
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VEXos Version 1.1.1 for V5 has been released.

New for this version:

  • Improvements for new smart field controllers (Controller, Radio and Brain)
  • Update to 3-wire controller to prevent unintentional firing of pneumatics on user code start
  • Reliability improvements for vision sensor communications
  • Reliability improvements for controller user text display
  • Motor improvements for compatibility with EXP

Note that this version of VEXos will be required to compete at the 2022 VEX Robotics World Championship.

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VEXos Version 1.1.2 for V5 has been released.

New for this version:

  • Updates for Field Control support
  • IMU Updates
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