Spark GO Firmware Update

Through our ongoing pursuit of perfect tone, you’ll enjoy significantly improved sound flexibility with optimizations to EQ Scenario and other various fixes with this firmware update.

 

Important!

⚠This firmware is for Spark GO ONLY.

Using this updater with any other Spark model such as Spark 40, Spark MINI, or Spark LIVE may result in potential damage to your amplifier. Ensure that you are using the correct updater for your device to avoid any risks or issues.

 

 

Download Spark GO Firmware Updater v1.13.0.189 

Spark GO Firmware Updater [Mac]

Spark GO Firmware Updater [Windows]

 

 

System Requirement:

System Requirement: macOS 10.13 or later / Windows 8 or later.

The updater does NOT run on Linux, ChromeOS, iOS, iPadOS, Android, or any other systems.

 

 

Instructions:

*Before starting the process, back up your custom presets to the ToneCloud, Spark App, or your Dropbox account before you proceed with the firmware update.

*Make sure the Spark GO is not connected to any other devices via Bluetooth.

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1. Download the Spark GO firmware updater to your computer.

2. Connect Spark GO to your computer using the supplied USB cable.
*Do NOT turn on Spark GO just yet.

3. Launch the firmware updater.
*For Windows users, please right-click on the 'Spark GO Firmware Updater.exe' file, and select 'Run as administrator'. 

 

 

4. Power on the Spark GO, and click ‘OK, Go Next’ within the firmware updater.



 

5. The firmware updater will detect if the update is available. Click the red ‘Update Firmware’ button to start the update process.
*DO NOT DISCONNECT THE USB CABLE OR TURN OFF YOUR SPARK GO/COMPUTER WHILE UPDATING.


If you encounter any issue or error message that prevents you from completing the update process, make sure to try again after shutting down Spark GO.
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6. The firmware update is complete when you see the ‘Firmware Updated’ message. Click ‘Done’ and Spark GO will turn off automatically.


 

7. After updating the firmware, if you have previously connected your phone/tablet to Spark GO, please ensure that you access your device's Bluetooth settings, forget the previous connection with Spark GO Audio, and then proceed to pair it again.

 

8. Done! Now power up your Spark GO and start jamming.

 

 

Troubleshooting

Q: My computer does not detect Spark GO.
A: Please try another USB port and avoid using a USB hub. 

 

Q: What should I do if the updater gets stuck at 2% or shows Error Code: -2?
A: Try running the updater again and see if that resolves the issue.

 

Q: After the firmware update, all four preset LEDs on Spark GO start flashing when powered on.
A: Retry running the updater once more. This can often resolve the issue of a failed update.

 

Q: After the firmware update, Spark GO cannot be connected via Bluetooth.
A: In your device's Bluetooth settings, forget the previous connection of Spark GO and then reconnect.

 

Q: If the Bluetooth update is interrupted midway (between 5% and 37%), what should I do?
A: Do not immediately reconnect the USB for updating. Wait for about one to two minutes until the device shuts down on its own, then restart it before attempting to communicate with the updater again.

 

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