HP Prime G2 Firmware

Description:Firmware update file for the HP Prime running G2 hardware. Updates CAS, updates the programming environment, adds the Python language, adds intelligent math, and makes changes for the Netherlands.
Filename:HP_Prime_Calculator_G2_Firmware_20210505.zip
ID:7783
Current version:2.1.14588 (2021-05-05)
Author: Hewlett-Packard: http://www.hp.com/calculators/
Downloaded file size:10,231,035 bytes
Platforms:Prime  
User rating:10/10 with 1 vote (you must be logged in to vote)
Primary category:PC
Languages:ENG FRA ESP POR DEU  
File date:2021/05/05 11:49:00
Creation date:2021/05/05
Source code:Not included
Download count:2,707
Version history:2021/05/23: Updated to version 2.1.14588 (2021-05-05)
2020/01/22: Updated to version 2.1.14433 (2020-01-21)
2020/01/16: Updated to version 2.1.14425 (2020-01-16)
2018/10/31: Updated to version 2.1.14181 (2018-10-16)
2018/07/22: Added to site
Archive contents:
  Length      Date    Time    Name
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 17846608  2021-05-05 21:06   HPPrime_OS.img
    83561  2021-04-27 21:08   release_info.txt
     1048  2018-05-15 00:56   release_info_CHS.html
     1374  2018-05-15 00:56   release_info_DEU.html
      837  2018-09-18 05:55   release_info_EN.html
     1306  2018-05-15 00:56   release_info_ESP.html
     1503  2018-05-15 00:56   release_info_FRA.html
     1524  2018-05-15 00:56   release_info_JPN.html
     1208  2018-05-15 00:56   release_info_NLD.html
     1317  2018-05-15 00:56   release_info_PTB.html
        3  2021-05-05 21:06   version_20210505
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 17940289                     11 files
User comments:James Thompson
2020-01-17 18:46:19
WARNING: I installed the 2020-01-16 release and lost the touch screen. Ran full diagnostics and all passed. Reverted back to the 2018-10-16 release and regained all functionality.

EDITED TO ADD: This appears to be a problem only for installations on Macs. Prime Users installing with Win10 report no problems.

Reverting to Firmware 20181016 or 20191120 Beta on MacOS installations returns Touch Screen functionality.
Robert Prosperi
2020-01-18 09:11:49
Installing from Win7 and Win10 also sometimes results in loss of touch screen; some users report no problems, others lose touchscreen. As noted above, reverting to prior version restores touchscreen.
James Thompson
2020-01-22 14:58:03
HP has corrected the loss of touch experienced with the 20200116 Firmware. The 20200121 Firmware appears to work without loss of capability.

Installed with a Mac 10.15.2
Felipe Pereiras Rodríguez
2020-01-27 05:51:33
Last FW, 20200122, installed whiout errors, and the screen works at last fine throug the new capbility to change the refresh rate and now the screen with full brightness works without vibrations.

"Added ability to adjust screen refresh rate using [ON] + [SHIFT] + [+] or [-] key combo"

Many thanks for these posts
Roberto Mioni
2020-07-27 13:22:58
I have encountered an error, which perhaps detects a bug in HP PRIME G2 (hardware). For example, if I do this calculation with the virtual calculator: "exp (-10^49-10^49*i)", I rightly get zero. If, however, I perform the same operation with my HP PRIME G2 (i.e. hardware version with firmware 20200121), an error is displayed: +Inf. This error, found on the G2, is not of little importance. For example, if I want to calculate the first-kind Bessel-function, BesseJ(n, z) with Arg(z) int(exp(-(2+3*i)*sinh(t)-2.5*t),t,o,+inf) --> 0.152804387425-9.90045195322E-2*i (on virtual PRIME)
int(exp(-(2+3*i)*sinh(t)-2.5*t),t,o,+inf) --> undef-undef*i (on "hardware" G2 PRIME)

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