Cracking Open the Roku 2 XS

Cracking Open the Roku 2 XS

Summary: Bill Detwiler cracks open the Roku 2 XS. Inside the streaming media player (now with Angry Birds), he found hardware from Samsung, SMSC, and Broadcom.

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  • On the PCB of the Roku 2 XS motion control remote are the following chips:

    • Broadcom BCM20730 Human Interface Device (HID) Bluetooth 3.0 Single-Chip Solution
    • IMU-3000 Triple Axis MotionProcessor Gyroscope
    • Microchip Technology 4F236I 114BGH
    • 2115 C3H 99XDM
    • Unknown chip

Topics: Mobility, Browser, Hardware, Software Development

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  • RE: Cracking Open the Roku 2 XS

    2 antennas ah, for t/r or diffent freq used to receive g/n transmission wireless router. thanks mike
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