See 'WikiDevi' @ the Internet Archive (MW XML, Files, Images)
upgraded MW to 1.30 - maybe things are slightly less broken

Arcadyan AR7516

From WikiDevi
Jump to: navigation, search

Arcadyan AR7516A AW22 3-A-OT (2L)

(Est.) release date: 01 November 2011

Type: wireless router, dsl modem


Power: 12 VDC, 1 A

CPU1: Broadcom BCM63281 (320 MHz)
FLA1: 8 MiB
8,388,608 B
65,536 Kib
8,192 KiB
64 Mib
0.00781 GiB
(Macronix MX25L6406E)
RAM1: 64 MiB
67,108,864 B
524,288 Kib
65,536 KiB
512 Mib
0.0625 GiB
(EtronTech EM68B16CWQD-25H)

Expansion IFs: USB 2.0
USB ports: 1
Serial: yes, 4-pin header, unpopulated, 3.3V TTL, J1

WI1 chip1: Broadcom BCM43227
WI1 802dot11 protocols: bgn
WI1 MIMO config: 2x2:2
WI1 antenna connector: none

ETH chip1: Broadcom BCM63281
Switch: Broadcom BCM63281
LAN speed: 100M
LAN ports: 4


Stock bootloader: CFE (vendor modified)

Third party firmware supported: OpenWrt, (Unofficially)

Flags: ADSL2+

Default SSID: BrightBox-XXXXXX, EE-Bright-Box-XXXX
Default IP address:
the IP is used by 1169 additional devices
of which 1 are Arcadyan devices

802dot11 OUI: 1C:C6:3C (-, 2 W, 2011), 84:9C:A6 (-, 1 W, 2011), 74:31:70 (4 E, 7 W, 2011)
Ethernet OUI: 1C:C6:3C (-, 2 W, 2011), 84:9C:A6 (-, 1 W, 2011), 74:31:70 (4 E, 7 W, 2011)

For a list of all currently documented Broadcom chipsets with specifications, see Broadcom.

Also known as the Orange Bright Box or EE Bright Box 1 in the UK.

"141751620007J R01" and "1144" (11/2011)
is silkscreened on the board in the photos.

See also Arcadyan ARV7519 (Infineon/Atheros).. and

Buffalo WBMR-HP-G300H (FCC ID: RAXAR7516VW)


There are some PCB pictures on flickr