Video Playback virtually impossible on Neo Freerunner? (Re: Video of Qt 4.4 on Neo1973: brings iPhone like graphics)

Tim Shannon shannon.timothy at
Mon Apr 28 16:26:43 CEST 2008

But isn't it still limited by the bandwidth available from the micro SD
card?  Maybe I misunderstood that.

Basically what I'm curious about is if in the future someone does take the
time to figure out and write the appropriate driver for the glamo chip, will
we be able to watch movies on the free runner?

On Mon, Apr 28, 2008 at 7:12 AM, Mikko Rauhala <mjrauhal at>

> On ma, 2008-04-28 at 13:59 +0200, wim.delvaux at wrote:
> > What if you could use one of those 'coming very soon' Laser projection
> > device(s) connected to USB ?
> You'd be looking at 12 Mbit/s max for the USB1.1, not fun.
> Really peeps, face it, seems that the sane way to do non-crappy video on
> the Freerunner is to get driver support for that Glamo mpeg-4 decoding
> (remember, the hardware is capable). Hopefully everyone's grasping at
> straws makes OM bump up the priority a bit (though again, for now there
> are certainly more important things to do).
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