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 17:38:02 CEST 2008

So generally, when all the drivers, and software are in place, the
freerunner is still going to be limited by how much of anything that needs
to be streamed off the SD card at one shot.

Maybe this was already posted, but what is the bandwidth limit?  How many
MB/s, etc.

On Mon, Apr 28, 2008 at 10:31 AM, Mikko Rauhala <mjrauhal at>

> On ma, 2008-04-28 at 09:26 -0500, Tim Shannon wrote:
> > But isn't it still limited by the bandwidth available from the micro
> > SD card?  Maybe I misunderstood that.
> Yes it is. It's just that sending mpeg4 packets to the glamo takes just
> a _tiny_ bit less bandwidth than sending entire uncompressed frames.
> (Also the CPU will have more time to spend for doing the I/O.)
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