[Arm-netbook] EOMA68-A20 1st patch orders gone out, and invoices
luke.leighton at gmail.com
Thu Jun 13 08:53:32 BST 2013
On Thu, Jun 13, 2013 at 2:42 AM, Ajith Kumar <bpajith at gmail.com> wrote:
>> or does it encompass assembly too?
>> roughly yes. assembly and "management" fees appx $1.5k, component
>> cost is peanuts, PCB setup fees around $0.5k, PCBs each @ $21 because
>> they're 0.2mm laser-drilled and setting that up for such a small run
>> is a pain, etc. etc. it all adds up.
> Hi Luke,
> I was about send a mail asking these details. How much it will cost to
> get 20 assembled boards if Gerber + BOM is provided.
> As you know the board I
> want is similar to your eoma board. What kind of testing we can ask for,
> verifying the functioning of SoC by connecting to a PC vis USB / JTAG ? Any
> suggestions ?
if it's wits-tech the limit will be "installation of android" over
livesuite. otherwise they will want $10k to $20k for "software
i'd suggest just getting 1 or 2 assembled and ask whoever-it-is to
check it comes up on the usb bus. if it does, get them to send it to
you and do your own bring-up.
do this in incremental stages. if it boots over USB and you have
JTAG access, you can explore yourself and find if it's going to work.
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