Android Tutorials Unbox to App

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All Panda Hardware.jpg
 * HDMI 1080p monitor
 * USB keyboard and mouse
 * 5V, 2A Power Supply
 * HDMI Cable
 * Monitor Power Supply
Panda Board Power Supply.jpg A close up of the power supply.
Panda Cables Connected.jpg Unpack the Panda Board and connect the HDMI cable and the USB keyboard and mouse.
Panda Serial to USB.jpg Optionally connect a serial-to-USB converter.
Panda SD Card Reader Writer.jpg Connect an SD card reader
Panda Insert SD Card.jpg Insert your SD card.
Android-build.png Download a release from
Android-build-staging-10.png The build page contains all the information necessary to program the build on an SD card. The following commands can be used to get and program a build.
 wget --no-check-certificate
 wget --no-check-certificate
 wget --no-check-certificate
 bzr branch lp:linaro-image-tools
 ./linaro-image-tools/linaro-android-media-create --mmc /dev/sdc --dev panda --system system.tar.bz2 --userdata userdata.tar.bz2 --boot boot.tar.bz2

A serial console thats logged to a file can be started to record boot:

 minicom -D /dev/ttyUSB0 -w -C minicom.txt
Android-build-staging-bottom.png At the bottom of the build page is the build artifacts referenced in the instructions listed above.
Panda Full Set Up.jpg Everything running.
Panda ADB Cable.jpg Panda uses a Mini-B plug for ADB
ADB USB Board Connection.jpg Connect the Mini-B plug.
Android com.png Go to and click on Developers.
Android Ubuntu Linux Notes.png Check out the for steps to install the SDK.
Install android tools.png Install android's SDK
Disable suspend.png Open Disable Suspend.