Chumby Hacker Board
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Chumby Hacker Board
(hereinafter CHB) is a single-board computer with ChumbyOS Linux on board and costs only $ 89, that is, $ 30 cheaper than the Chumby One, and $ 70 less than the Chumby Classic. But right away it is worth noting that there is no support other than their
(however, there is more than enough information, including all characteristics, schemes and even manuals for programmers) Chumby Industries will not provide:
This is the Beta release, just for the hackers! Chumby Industries! If you’re a little bit different, you’ll meet your project needs. Please do not contact us directly for help with your CHB. If you have any questions, you can help.
Chumby Hacker board features:
Freescale iMX.233 processor running at 454 MHZ 64 MB onboard RAM Comes with 512MB uSD card with 100 MB Linux installation all ready to go Dimensions are 3.9 "(100mm) x 2.4" (60mm) x 0.75 "(20mm) 3.3VI / O pins can talk to most sensors, motor drivers, etc. No struggling with 1.8V levels. Low power, fanless CPU draws only 200 mA at 5V Built-in Lithium Ion / Polymer battery charger and 5V boost converter for portable projects Three USB ports! 1.9W mono speaker amplifier into 4ohm (0.1 "JST onboard connector) Microphone input (0.05 "JST onboard connector) LCD controller with 2mm output port 3.5mm A / V output jack with stereo audio and NTSC / PAL composite video Back-up of the GPO outputs a 0.1 "header, and a plug-in arduino proto shield! Serial ports, ADC's, PWM, GPIO all running at 3.3v logic Quadrature encoder connections onboard 5-way joystick on-board MMA7455 3-axis + -2G to + -8G accelerometer on-board 3.3V TTL serial port for easy shell access GCC toolchain is ready to download and get crackin '! Schematics, Gerbers and the original layout files are at the Wiki
For comparison, those. Chumby One features:
chumby one specs 3.5 inch LCD color touchscreen Access to free content Uses rechargeable lithium ion battery (not included) USB 2.0 high-speed port Stereo headphone output 2W mono speaker Volume knob FM radio tuner Accelerometer (motion sensor) Wi-fi connectivity (802.11 b / g) USB ethernet compatible Over-the-air software updates Dimmable backlight 454 MHz ARM processor 64 MB DDR SDRAM Internal microSD card firmware AC adapter included 3.5 "wide x 4" tall x 3.5 "deep
Chumby Industries plan to sell Hacker Board and OEM Board only through distributors, at the moment it is sold only through