Adventures with a 2-din android
So i have purchased a 2-din 6.2″ Android to install into my 2011 Chevrolet Silverado (non-Bose radio). My intent is to make sure it is rooted, upgraded from Gingerbread to Jelly Bean, and tethered to my Galaxy Nexus.
Other modifications I wish to do include a Tasker profile to run a dropbox-sync when it sees my home WiFi (hopefully in the time between driving into my garage and the retained-accessory-power (RAP) turning it off).
I will also be connecting this to the steering – wheel controls, to the OBD-II sensor via Bluetooth, and to a rearview camera, as well as to the stock (OnStar) microphone.
I have purchased an Axxess ASWC and an Axxess GMOS-LAN-01 to do the wiring & canbus hookup. I have also purchased a Metra GM Multi-kit 95-3305 faceplate adapter.
The stereo arrives at the end of this week, so the fun will start then. Until then, i can only see the img files and build.prop etc.
Available from http://dx.com/p/landnavi-sl-8268t-6-2-resistive-screen-android-2-din-car-dvd-w-gps-analog-tv-wi-fi-3g-black-197293 for $310 with free shipping.