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Toshiba Gigabeat information

Models

HDD players

The MEG-Fxx and MEG-Xxx models :

The USB connector on the player connects to the USB 2.0 ATA bridge Cypress EZ-USB AT2 for the F and Cypress EZ-USB AT2LP for the X .
The mini-B connector on the cradle can also connect to the AT2LP and to the USB 1.1 device controller of the S3C2440.
The type A connector is connected to the USB 1.1 host controller of S3C2440.

Here is the Google cache version of a Excel document with all the parts: partlist.html

For more info:

Firmware Analysis

4 extracted files from a firmware update file: http://daniel.haxx.se/x30/ It clearly shows a ~13MB 'romfs' image for Linux on ARM.

patch-2.4.18-rmk6-gb4r.bz2: a patch made from the linux kernel source from Toshiba. It turnes out to be identical to the linux source for the Kenwood HD20GA7 / HD30GA9

Gigabeat S information

External links

Gigabeat Battery Upgrade

Gigabeat Battery Upgrade How-to
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
1.jpgjpg 1.jpg manage 924.9 K 11 Jul 2006 - 21:06 BlaiseJarrett Hdd
2.jpgjpg 2.jpg manage 943.5 K 11 Jul 2006 - 21:06 BlaiseJarrett Under the Hdd on F20
3.jpgjpg 3.jpg manage 800.0 K 11 Jul 2006 - 21:06 BlaiseJarrett Top view Under screen on F20
4.jpgjpg 4.jpg manage 904.8 K 11 Jul 2006 - 21:06 BlaiseJarrett Case off on F20
5.jpgjpg 5.jpg manage 2092.2 K 11 Jul 2006 - 21:06 BlaiseJarrett Chips For F20
Cradle.jpgjpg Cradle.jpg manage 1774.4 K 11 Jul 2006 - 21:06 MarcoenHirschberg inside the cradle
Hard_drive_F10_F20.txttxt Hard_drive_F10_F20.txt manage 0.8 K 14 Feb 2007 - 06:47 ChristopheNicolas F10 F20 hard drive difference
IMG_1773.jpgjpg IMG_1773.jpg manage 174.8 K 11 Jul 2006 - 21:06 ChristianHack X60 Back Cover Remvoed
IMG_1779.jpgjpg IMG_1779.jpg manage 300.0 K 11 Jul 2006 - 21:06 ChristianHack X60 HDD Removed
IMG_1780.jpgjpg IMG_1780.jpg manage 273.4 K 11 Jul 2006 - 21:06 ChristianHack X60 HDD
IMG_1781.jpgjpg IMG_1781.jpg manage 144.1 K 11 Jul 2006 - 21:07 ChristianHack X60 Battery
IMG_1782.jpgjpg IMG_1782.jpg manage 187.9 K 11 Jul 2006 - 21:07 ChristianHack X60 LCD
IMG_1784.jpgjpg IMG_1784.jpg manage 572.8 K 11 Jul 2006 - 21:07 ChristianHack X60 Main PCB
IMG_1787.jpgjpg IMG_1787.jpg manage 562.2 K 11 Jul 2006 - 21:07 ChristianHack X60 PCB
IMG_1788.jpgjpg IMG_1788.jpg manage 442.2 K 11 Jul 2006 - 21:07 ChristianHack X60 Cradle PCB
Power.htmlhtml Power.html manage 3.9 K 08 Feb 2007 - 06:45 ChristopheNicolas Comparative power consumption on the F40
SPI_LCD_registers.txttxt SPI_LCD_registers.txt manage 3.8 K 21 May 2008 - 03:26 KarlKurbjun Initial writeup of SPI registers
boot_original_firmware_V2.TXTTXT boot_original_firmware_V2.TXT manage 9.6 K 05 Feb 2007 - 05:23 ChristopheNicolas boot sequence of the original software V2 US
boot_original_firmware_V3.TXTTXT boot_original_firmware_V3.TXT manage 9.7 K 05 Feb 2007 - 05:22 ChristopheNicolas boot sequence of the original software V3 US
current-07-06-26.txttxt current-07-06-26.txt manage 0.3 K 26 Jun 2007 - 04:19 MichaelSevakis More current measurements (F-40)
dmesg_V2.TXTTXT dmesg_V2.TXT manage 4.7 K 05 Feb 2007 - 05:25 ChristopheNicolas dmesg in the original firmware V2 US
dmesg_V3.TXTTXT dmesg_V3.TXT manage 4.7 K 05 Feb 2007 - 05:24 ChristopheNicolas dmesg in the original firmware V3 US
gigabeat_IRC_channel_logs.gzgz gigabeat_IRC_channel_logs.gz manage 2461.3 K 19 Apr 2010 - 02:49 ChristianHack #gigabeat IRC channels logs 20060413-20100420
gigabeat_f40_block_diagrams.pdfpdf gigabeat_f40_block_diagrams.pdf manage 63.9 K 27 Oct 2006 - 00:38 MarcoenHirschberg logic and electrical block diagrams from the F40 service manual
gigabeat_f40_block_diagrams_rotated.pdfpdf gigabeat_f40_block_diagrams_rotated.pdf manage 64.2 K 29 Oct 2006 - 12:46 MarcoenHirschberg logic and electrical block diagrams from the F40 service manual
partlist.htmlhtml partlist.html manage 251.2 K 23 Aug 2007 - 13:03 MarcoenHirschberg Part list of the Gigabeat F series
remote_control_gigabeat_F.pdfpdf remote_control_gigabeat_F.pdf manage 13.5 K 10 Mar 2007 - 02:29 ChristopheNicolas Remote control schematic
shell.TXTTXT shell.TXT manage 3.1 K 02 Feb 2007 - 18:43 ChristopheNicolas ls of all the files of the original firmware
r81 - 19 Apr 2010 - 02:49:21 - ChristianHack
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