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Difference: GigabeatInfo (r79 vs. r78)

Toshiba Gigabeat information

Models

HDD players

The MEG-Fxx and MEG-Xxx models :

  • CPU: 300MHz Samsung S3C2440AL-30 with a ARM920Tcore. An old Samsung web page for a possibly similar product the S3C2440X is S3C2440X? is here in an internet archive.
  • LCD: TFT 240x320 18-bit colour. 2.4" for the X ( LTM024D362 ) and 2.2" for the F models ( LTM022D311 (TMD) ). LTM024D362? ) and 2.2" for the F models ( LTM022D311? (TMD) ).
  • Mem: 32MB SDRAM Samsung K4S56163PF BG75 and 1MB flash Spansion MBM29SL800TE-90
  • DAC: Wolfson WM8751L
  • HDD: Toshiba 1.8" 10-60GB
  • Backlight: LED backlight with a Semtech SC606 LED driver, which also controls the button LEDs of the F series.
  • Power: 830mAh Li-ion battery with a Linear Technology LTC4055 USB Power Controller and Li-Ion Linear Charger.

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. 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. 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

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Power.htmlhtmlPower.htmlmanage 3.9 K 08 Feb 2007 - 06:45ChristopheNicolas Comparative power consumption on the F40
SPI_LCD_registers.txttxtSPI_LCD_registers.txtmanage 3.8 K 21 May 2008 - 03:26KarlKurbjun Initial writeup of SPI registers
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current-07-06-26.txttxtcurrent-07-06-26.txtmanage 0.3 K 26 Jun 2007 - 04:19MichaelSevakis More current measurements (F-40)
dmesg_V2.TXTTXTdmesg_V2.TXTmanage 4.7 K 05 Feb 2007 - 05:25ChristopheNicolas dmesg in the original firmware V2 US
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gigabeat_f40_block_diagrams.pdfpdfgigabeat_f40_block_diagrams.pdfmanage 63.9 K 27 Oct 2006 - 00:38MarcoenHirschberg logic and electrical block diagrams from the F40 service manual
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shell.TXTTXTshell.TXTmanage 3.1 K 02 Feb 2007 - 18:43ChristopheNicolas ls of all the files of the original firmware

r81 - 19 Apr 2010 - 02:49:21 - ChristianHack

Revision r79 - 25 Nov 2008 - 20:05 - RobertMenes
Revision r78 - 09 Jun 2008 - 19:26 - MarcGuay
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