Questions tagged [android-things]

Android Things is an operating system for the Internet of Things based on the mobile OS of the same name. It supports common peripherials like GPIO, SPI and I²C with a single headed or headless app. Only the Raspberry Pi 3 can run Android Things.

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what are the limitations of Google's official Android port for Pi3?

I wonder what the limitations of Google's official Android port for Raspberry Pi 3 are? Is this for end users who wish to use Android? Google's Android source repository gets a new device tree ...
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7" LCD Display not working with Android Things

I'm new to the Raspberry Pi community, but I want to work with the Pi 3 and Android Things. I want to connect a 7" display via HDMI and USB to my Raspberry Pi 3 (running with Android Things 0.5.1) ...
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Trying to use a VGA monitor with my Raspberry PI

I have Android things 0.5.1 Dev Preview installed in my Raspberry Pi 3. In my office with an HDMI monitor, it works just fine. But when I use an HDMI to VGA converter I do see the Rainbow screen. But ...
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Raspberry Pi not booting up over USB power supply

I am doing some stuff with Raspberry Pi. I have successfully burn my OS on SD card. I am able to boot up the system when I provide power with charging adapter. But when I powered up with my laptop USB ...
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Android Things (0.5.1) fails to initialize GPU on Raspberry Pi 3 Model B?

I have just set-up a Raspberry Pi 3 with Android Things using the latest developer preview (5.1). It boots and I can run some minimum samples, and the output can be seen normally in a HDMI screen. So, ...
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Raspberry Pi Power Issue with micro usb

I am using a proper voltage and amperage power supply as well. 5V 3A (it is a long cable so needed more amps). Anything less than 3A does not even turn the pi on at all. Please Help! I currently have ...
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Raspberry Pi 3 Smartphone LCD

Recently I was trying to connect RPI3 to a smartphone LCD which supporting MIPI DSI interface. I choose Huawei Y320 LCD (800x480) because of its documents availability and of course the price, This is ...
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Android Things: How many PWM pins on Pi 3 Model B?

I'm interested in using the Android Things on the Pi 3 Model B, but I need to access a minimum of 4 pins and use them for PWM control. On the pin-out diagram on Google's Android Things site, there ...
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TCP Communication with Android via wifi

I will be creating an Android app to control the brightness of a LED. For this, I will want the Raspberry Pi and Android Phone to communicate with one another via Wifi. I don't need the RPI3 access ...
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Driving a HC-SR04 requires a 10 microsecond pulse, Java does 14. Any success stories?

I'm working on Android Things on an rpi3 dev kit, with the IMHO excellent Picon Zero hat. I'm trying to trigger and read the reply from a HC-SR04, which requires a ~10 μS trigger pulse, then ...
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Android Things on Pi 2

I wanted to get started a bit with Android Things with my Pi, but I noticed there is only manuals for the Raspberry Pi 3. Does that mean there is no support for the Raspberry Pi 2? Is there a way to ...
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how to turn a kindle-berry into a real powerful computer?

I'm new to the Raspberry Pi. I'm currently studying programming and think I need a kindle-berry to sit outside and study. I would like a cheap e-ink screen in the end that can run Android Studio/...
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How do I access the Pi's GPIO using Google's Project Brillo/Android Things?

An arstechnica.com article published today outlined Google's latest progress towards their IoT platform, Android Things (formerly Project Brillo). It looks like it supports the Pi 3. Is it possible ...

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