Amazon Fire TV 2 (amazon-sloane)

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Amazon Fire TV 2
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Amazon Fire TV 2
Manufacturer Amazon
Name Fire TV 2
Codename amazon-sloane
Released 2015
Category testing
Original software Fire OS 5
Hardware
Chipset MediaTek 8173C
CPU Quad Core (dual core ARM Cortex A72 up to 2 GHz + dual core ARM Cortex A53 up to 1.573 Ghz)
GPU PowerVR Rogue GX6250
Display HDMI
Storage 8 GB
Memory 2 GB
Architecture armv8 / aarch64
Features
USB Networking
Flashing
Touchscreen
Unavailable
Display
WiFi
Xwayland
FDE
Mainline
Battery
Unavailable
3D Acceleration
Accelerometer
Audio
Bluetooth
Camera
Unavailable
GPS
Unavailable
Mobile data
Unavailable
SMS
Calls
Unavailable
USB OTG
NFC



Contributors

  • The Arjdroid

Device owners

  • The Arjdroid (Notes: No postmarketOS port yet, but I am working on it.)


Device Files

N/A

Important Links and Information

How to Unlock the Bootloader And Install TWRP on the Amazon FireTV 2 - https://forum.xda-developers.com/t/unlock-root-twrp-unbrick-firetv-2-sloane.4222331/

(I will put some basic notes on how to achieve this over here because I found the instructions to be a bit confusing)

Source Code of the Original Firmware (presumably includes the kernel), provided by Amazon themselves! https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html?nodeId=201452680

Device Specifications https://developer.amazon.com/docs/fire-tv/device-specifications-fire-tv-pendant-box.html?v=ftvgen2

Processor Specifications https://www.mediatek.com/products/tablets/mt8173