Please note: At the time of this comment, dec 2013, there is NO available OpenWrt download for this device.
Locked device is a ISP=KPN firmware 8.6.L.1 device, with no USB function, and is being tested to be re-flashed with OpenWrt.
These devices are availabe as branded (“crippled” from local ISP) and nonbranded (Thomson firmware updates can be applied).
|Version/Model||Launch Date||S/N||OpenWrt Version Supported||Model Specific Notes|
NOT SUPPORTED YET
OEM source code available at (1 download / day): http://download.modem-help.co.uk/mfcs-A/Alcatel/Modems/TG787v/v1/
|BCM63xx||64MiB||16 + 64MB||DSL + 4x100Mbps||Yes||TTL||No|
With TTL, you have to open the device and use TTL-serial device (3.3V) to access RS232 interface.
|Vendor||Thomson / KPN|
|CPU/Speed||BMIPS4350 V1.0 / 300 Mhz|
|Flash size||16 MB|
|RAM-Chip||HY5DU121622DTP picture 512Mb DDR400 SDRAM (32M x 16, 200MHz@CL3)|
|Wireless amplifier||SiGe2521A60 2.4ghz 802.11b/g|
|Ethernet||4 x 100Mbps|
|Internet||ADSL2+ / VoIP FXS51BM1-00-A1-LB1-L FXS50IF1-02-A1-GE1-L|
|USB||Yes 2 x 2.0|
|Serial||Yes, internal TTL serial port 3,3v see picture below.|
Comment: Serial port at 3,3V available as per picture below.
Comment: (from pdf info:) The SE2521A60 is a complete 802.11 b/g WLAN RF front-end module providing all the functionality of the power amplifier, power detector, T/R switch, diversity switch and associated matching. The SE2521A60 provides a complete 2.4 GHz WLAN RF solution from the output of the transceiver to the antennas in an ultra compact form factor. (Danitool)
And there is 1 chip with heatsink, see board picture, which probably is a BCM53xx family chip.
→ port.serial general information about the serial port, serial port cable, etc.
How to connect to the Serial Port of this specific device:
Photo of PCB with markings
→ hardware.button on howto use and configure the hardware button(s).
|Power||on / off||back|
|Front||open Wifi||front||(1 press/1 min, to add a device)|
Note: This will void your warranty!
carefully open chassis from back to front, at the sides (use credit card, or nails).