The following components are used on the device
- USB interface: Cypress CY7C68013A-56LTXC
- Demodulator: Silicon Labs Si2168-B40
- Tuner: Silicon Labs Si2148-A20
Drivers are included in kernel 3.19. They can be built with media_build for older kernels.
Bus 002 Device 002: ID 0572:c688 Conexant Systems (Rockwell), Inc. Geniatech T230 DVB-T2 TV Stick
usb 2-4: new high-speed USB device number 4 using ehci-pci usb 2-4: New USB device found, idVendor=0572, idProduct=c688 usb 2-4: New USB device strings: Mfr=1, Product=2, SerialNumber=3 usb 2-4: Product: USB Stick usb 2-4: Manufacturer: Max usb 2-4: SerialNumber: 080116 dvb-usb: found a 'Mygica T230 DVB-T/T2/C' in warm state. dvb-usb: will pass the complete MPEG2 transport stream to the software demuxer. DVB: registering new adapter (Mygica T230 DVB-T/T2/C) i2c i2c-5: Added multiplexed i2c bus 6 si2168 5-0064: Silicon Labs Si2168 successfully attached si2157 6-0060: Silicon Labs Si2147/2148/2157/Si2158 successfully attached usb 2-4: DVB: registering adapter 0 frontend 0 (Silicon Labs Si2168)... input: IR-receiver inside an USB DVB receiver as /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1d.7/usb2/2-4/input/input24 dvb-usb: schedule remote query interval to 100 msecs. dvb-usb: Mygica T230 DVB-T/T2/C successfully initialized and connected.
After first usage:
si2168 5-0064: found a 'Silicon Labs Si2168' in cold state si2168 5-0064: downloading firmware from file 'dvb-demod-si2168-b40-01.fw' si2168 5-0064: found a 'Silicon Labs Si2168' in warm state si2157 6-0060: found a 'Silicon Labs Si2146/2147/2148/2157/2158' in cold state si2157 6-0060: downloading firmware from file 'dvb-tuner-si2158-a20-01.fw'
NOTE: This device needs I2C-Mux support in kernel or as kernel module (CONFIG_I2C_MUX).
Firmware for both the demodulator and tuner are necessary. OpenELEC dvb-firmware collection includes firmwares for this device too.
Place the 2 firmware files in /lib/firmware.
8dfc2483d90282bbb05817fbbc282376 dvb-demod-si2168-b40-01.fw 0cba7ce61c1411cbe7f22c0746e24e33 dvb-tuner-si2158-a20-01.fw
IR Remote Control
The supplied remote control is supported by the driver.
Some problems with high bitrate DVB-C streams. Applies to certain DVB-C operators.