Chirimen, a Firefox OS Single-Board Computer by Mozilla
A community called “MozOpenHard Prject” of Mozilla Factory is developing a Firefox OS based developer board and WebAPIs for hardware (I2C and GPIO) control: Chirimen.
Currently you cannot purchase this board, it is still under development and the price is targeting less than USD50.
The hardware specs are:
- SoC RK3066 (Dual-core ARM Cortex-A9 processor, ARMv7 architecture, clocked up to 1.6 GHz)
- DDR3 1GB RAM
- NAND Flash 1GB
- 1 MicroSD slot
- Video micro HDMI female
- Dimension 80 mm x 48 mm
- USB microUSB x 1 (OTG) , USB x 1 , microUSB x 1 (UART debug)
- WiFI (not on board. Use RTL8188CUS compatible USB WiFi adaptor)
- GPIO >1 (configurable)
- I2C 2
- UART 2
- SPI 2
- Audio analog stereo IN x 1 / OUT x 1
- PWM 1
- Analog IN x 1
Mozilla will share openly the firmware code, board design, manufacturing process, API spec, and all necessary sources.