Archive for the ‘ARM Processor’ Category

Installing Kali NetHunter on Nexus 7 Tablet

Saturday, July 8th, 2017

Making notes here regarding Kali NetHunter installed on a Nexus 7 tablet.  I noticed this was possible when looking on ebay for a Nexus 7 for a car computer installation.

Research Links


YouTube: How To Install Kali On Nexus 7 [2016] High Quality

YouTube: My Experiences With Kali Nethunter On The Oneplus One


ODROID-U2 Ultra Compact 1.7GHz Quad Core Board

Friday, December 2nd, 2016


Research Links

BroadBand SOHO Router Hacking

Monday, March 9th, 2015

ARM Laptop Motherboard – IMX53QSB: i.MX53 Quick Start Board

Saturday, October 19th, 2013

Research Links

The i.MX53 Quick Start Board is a $149 open source development platform. Integrated with an ARM® Cortex™-A8 1 GHz processor and the Freescale MC34708 PMIC, the Quick Start Board includes a display controller, hardware-accelerated graphics, 1080p video decode and 720p encode as well as numerous connectivity options ideally suited for applications such as human machine interface in embedded consumer, industrial and medical markets.



  • Full–size SD/MMC card slot
  • Micro SD card slot
  • 7–pin SATA data connector
  • 10/100BT Ethernet port
  • 2x high–speed USB Host port
  • 1x Micro USB Device port


Loading demo Linux Onto the card

  • IMX53_QSB_UBUNTU_SD_DEMO_IMAGE:    Download DescriptionClose –  File and Instructions to create an SD with an Ubuntu Demo Image like the one provided with the QSB. Supports MCIMX53-START and MCIMX53-START-R.    When I created the boot flash card the process went just as described in the booklet that came with the kit.  The board did not boot up.  Is the board bad?
  • Writing the demo linux image to flash card – Step by step

Features Needed for project

  • SATA for hard drive
  • WiFi 
  • USB
  • Ethernet
  • Audio In / Out
  • Drive a laptop LCD

ARM boards


Research Links: LCD Direct Drive