GSTGuruPlugs → GuruPlug Display - DevKit

Price: $199.00 (USD)

The GuruPlug Display DevKit (gplugD) opens up applications/usage in key new markets of digital visual area.

It’s the power to share!

GuruPlug Display DevKit leverages HD TV screen and speakers for interactive multimedia User Interface in Embedded Applications. Based on Marvell’s ARMADA 168 Applications Processor, the DevKit provides instant and open access to the System On Chip platform with PC-like performance. It’s perfect for Digital Signage, Medical Instrumentation, Office Equipment, Industrial Automation, Robotics, eLearning, --- Limitless applications.

Packaged in a sleek modern enclosure the DevKit offers: 

Marvell ARMADA™ 168 800MHz
512MB DDR2-800
1 x Ethernet 10/100 Mbps
4 x USB 2.0 ports (Host)
1 x USB 2.0 OTG micro-AB port (Device/Host)
1 x Micro SD Slot (w/ 4GB card)
1 x Micro SD Slot w/ JTAG I/F option
1 x Internal Micro SD card – 8GB
1 x Serial Port over USB (for console)
1 x HDMI Output Port with CEC
Power and Interface cables
Debug Interface board
Debian Linux Distribution  

Dramatic Green

Plug® Display – DevKit extends the Server applications to show case graphics, media, and audio on High Definition TV and Monitor. Consuming under 5 Watts of power, Always-on and connected “Display Server” enable new class of applications for the cloud computing.


With multiple USB host ports, all sorts of human interface devices, sensor interfaces and innovative control interfaces can be supported. With included Debian Linux Distribution, device driver porting and testing is a cinch.

Start Sharing

Sharing of ideas and digital content for Embedded Applications on a screen can bring novel experiences for Embedded Systems providing solutions for Digital Signage, Medical Instrumentation, Office Equipment, Industrial Automation, eLearning, Robotics, and more . . .

GuruPlug Display - Devkit

(1 x 10/100 Ethernet, 4 x USB 2.0, 1 x USB 2.0 – OTG, 1 x HDMI out, 2 x Micro SD, 1 x USB console)

Ethernet (cat 5) Cable, USB host cable, USB device cable, HDMI cable Debug interface board, USB-JTAG interface board Universal Power Adapter with US Plug for socket mount or Cable Adapter and Cable for desktop use.
Available in US, UK, or Euro Power Adapter

Compact End-Product Form Factor

Single platform for computing, graphics, and multimedia
Interactive applications to drive 720p HD resolution
Integrated networking, storage and USB peripheral interface support

Open Source Platform

Available at low cost to any interested developer
Readily available Linux distribution
Community support

High performance with low power

Ideal for always-on computing tasks
Easier to port existing software without modification
Run multiple application concurrently

Processor with PC-like performance

Wirespeed packet processing
Fast response to interactive applications
High speed access to USB 2.0 connected storage


ARMADA™ 168 Applications Processor

Marvell® Sheeva™ Embedded CPU
Multimedia acceleration with WMMX SIMD Engine
800MHz operation (can be extended to 1.066GHz)
L1 Cache: 32KB Instruction + 32KB Data
L2 Cache: 128KB
Hardware 2D Graphics Engine


512MB DDR2-800MHz, 16-bit bus
Up to three micro SD memory card sockets (one internal)
Total of 12MB Flash memory included (4MB external + 8MB internal)


Power input: 100-240VAC/50-60Hz 19W
DC Consumption: 5V/3.0A
High efficiency POL DC-DC converters
Interchangeable UK, EURO, & US Adapter

Development Interface

Serial console interface available through integrated UART-USB (PL2303)
Innovative USB-JTAG debug interface board via micro SD slot
micro SD to 20-pin JTAG header for alternate ICE interface

High speed I/O & Peripherals

1 x Ethernet 10/100 Mbps
4 x USB 2.0 ports (Host)
1 x USB 2.0 OTG micro-AB port (Device/Host)
1 x MicroSD Socket (w/ 4GB card)
1 x MicroSD Socket w/ JTAG I/F option
1 x Internal MicroSD Socket (w/ 8GB card)
1 x Serial Port over USB (for console)
1 x HDMI Output Port with CEC RTC w/ Battery


u-boot (in internal SPI NOR Flash)
Linux BSP 2.6.29 (in FAT16 partition on external microSD)
Debian rootfs (in EXT3 partition on external microSD)

Source code available at






Physical Dimension

110mm (L) x 69.5mm (W) x 48.5 mm (H)

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