To aid/encourage efforts to reverse engineer this mp4 player, here are photos of the opened X8.
(Higher resolution photos available from me.)
Bagder should have made X8 PCB diagrams and OTG datasheets available to Rockbox developers. Or request it from me.
So far, I am not aware of any significant progress on this port.
X8 with its front cover opened.
X8 with its front cover and LCD flipped
X8 with its LCD removed. Note that the connector next to the battery is used to connect to the keypad on the front of the X8.
X8 with its battery flipped
X8 with its back cover opened. This is where the hard disk is installed.