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devices [2021/01/22 00:29]
lbrpdx [Odroid Go Advance]
devices [2021/04/11 11:14] (current)
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 And see [[choose_a_board|How to choose a board]]. And see [[choose_a_board|How to choose a board]].
  
-Finally, if you are looking to purchase a new board, the best is fist to check the available emulators for each of them [[https://batocera.org/compatibility|on the compatibility matrix]].+Finally, if you are looking to purchase a new board, the best is fist to check the available emulators for each of them [[https://batocera.org/compatibility.php|on the compatibility matrix]].
  
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 == Limitations == == Limitations ==
-  * If you want to use wifi and/or bluetooth on the original Odroid Go Advance, you must add a dongle that provide the two at same time because there is only one USB port. [[wiki:compatible_dongle_list|Compatible Dongles list]]+  * If you want to use wifi and/or bluetooth on the original Odroid Go Advance, you must add a dongle that provide the two at same time because there is only one USB port. [[hardware:compatible_dongle_list|Compatible Dongles list]]
  
 == Needed Accessories == == Needed Accessories ==
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 To change resolution, edit /boot/extlinux/extlinux.conf. To change resolution, edit /boot/extlinux/extlinux.conf.
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 +====Amlogic S905 based TV Boxes====
 +== Description ==
 +Amlogic GXBB/GXL family boxes featuring Quad Core 64bit Cortex-A53 cpu and MALI-450 GPU.
  
 +Support available in Batocera.linux **30.0** with mainline linux kernel. 
 +
 +For compatibility information, check https://batocera.org/compatibility .
 +
 +== Tested Devices ==
 +There are a wide range of devices available on the market with various wifi/lan/bt chipsets. 
 +If you have tested a device please report back the results on Discord. 
 +
 +The following devices are tested:
 +^ Model/Make     ^ LAN    ^ Wifi  ^ Bluetooth          ^ Tested DTB                ^
 +| Tanix TX3 Max  | Works  | Works | N/A (use a dongle) |meson-gxl-s905x-p212.dtb   |
 +
 +
 +== Limitations ==
 +At the time of writing:
 +  * Video splash is disabled
 +  * Shutdown may not work (reboots the system)
 +  * If your bluetooth or wifi is not working you can add a compatible dongle. [[hardware:compatible_dongle_list|Compatible Dongles list]]
 +
 +== Needed Accessories ==
 +  * SD Card or USB stick
 +
 +== Suggestions ==
 +You have to use a device specific .dtb in the FDT section of **uEnv.txt** file which is located on the root of your SD card.\\  
 +There are some dtb-s included in /boot, so if one does not work it is safe to try out another.\\ 
 +On the first boot you may have to keep pressing the reset for a few seconds. It is usually located under a small hole on the bottom of the box, or inside of the 3.5 audio jack connector. In this case you can use a toothpick to press the button.\\ 
 +Please do not use dtb-s from other sources (older Batocera.linux versions or from other distributions) as they will not work.
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 +====Amlogic S905X3 based TV Boxes====
 +
 +**THIS ARTICLE IS WIP!**
 +
 +== Description ==
 +Amlogic SM1 family boxes featuring Quad Core 64bit Cortex-A55 cpu and MALI-G31 GPU.
 +
 +Support will be available in Batocera.linux **31.0**. 
 +
 +<WRAP center round important 70%>
 +There is a kernel/u-boot bug that may cause strange colors. There is no fix for that yet but for a workaround do the following:\\
 +Depending on the media you should copy the u-boot.sd or u-boot.usb file to uboot.ext and reboot. 
 +</WRAP>
 + 
 +== Tested Devices ==
 +There are a wide range of s905x3 based devices are available on the market with various wifi/lan/bt chipsets. 
 +If you have tested a device please report back the results on Discord. 
 +HK1BOX / VONATAR x3 / H96 max devices known to be the same and know to be work so this is a recommended one to start to play with.
 +
 +The following devices are tested:
 +^ Model/Make        ^ LAN    ^ Wifi   ^ Bluetooth  ^ Tested DTB                ^
 +| Vontar X3         | Works  | Works  | Works      | meson-sm1-h96-max.dtb     |
 +| X96 Air 4GB/32GB  | Works  | N/A    | N/A        | meson-sm1-x96-air-4g.dtb  |
 +
 +== Limitations ==
 +At the time of writing:
 +  * Shutdown/reboot may not work 
 +  
 +== Needed Accessories ==
 +  * SD Card or USB stick
 +
 +== Suggestions ==
 +You have to use a device specific .dtb in the FDT section of **uEnv.txt** file which is located on the root of your SD card.\\  
 +There are some dtb-s included in /boot, so if one does not work it is safe to try out another.\\ 
 +On the first boot you may have to keep pressing the reset for a few seconds. It is usually located under a small hole on the bottom of the box, or inside of the 3.5 audio jack connector. In this case you can use a toothpick to press the button.\\ 
 +Please do not use dtb-s from other sources as they will not work.
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