Adafruit NeTV Starter Pack

Adafruit NeTV Starter Pack includes all the tools necessary to get started with the NeTV HDTV peripheral. This package contains the NeTV PCB board, IR remote, NeTV plastic enclosure kit, 5V 1A USB power supply, MicroUSB cable, and HDMI cable. The NeTV plastic enclosure kit consists of two injection molded halves, a soft rubber anti-slip bottom, and a few screws. This kit can be easily assembled with the NeTV PCB in a few minutes.

The NeTV embedded Linux computer is a fully open source HDTV peripheral that brings Wi-Fi® Internet and Android mobile interfacing to HDMI TVs. This NeTV pack enables overlaying web content on HDMI video feeds, including Facebook and Twitter feeds, such as those from a BluRay player or cable box. The NeTV starter pack is an Angstrom Linux box running Webkit with chroma-key video compositing inside. The NeTV UI is written in Javascript/HTML, making it easy and fast to develop custom applications.


  • UI and application development in Javascript/HTML running on Webkit
  • 800MHz Marvell PXA168 CPU
  • 16-bits x 800MT/s 128MB DDR2 DRAM
  • 1GB microSD card pre-loaded with Angstrom-derived Linux distribution
  • HDMI input and output ports compatible with 95MHz pixclock speeds
  • Native resolution support for:
    • 480p
    • 576p
    • 720p
    • 1080p/24
    • 1080i/60
  • Video overlay on HDCP encrypted feeds
  • MicroUSB port for power and USB gadget support
  • Embedded 802.11b/g Wi-Fi card
  • IR receiver
  • IR extender port
  • Pushbutton that triggers easy-to-use Wi-Fi-based firmware recovery mode
  • Blue and green status LEDs
  • Wi-Fi configuration via IR remote and/or supporting Android app

Kit Contents

  • NeTV PCB board and IR remote
  • NeTV plastic enclosure kit
  • 5V 1A USB power supply
  • MicroUSB cable
  • HDMI cable

NeTV PCB Board & Remote

Adafruit NeTV Starter Pack
Published: 2018-09-03 | Updated: 2022-09-19