Recoil Wi-Fi AP Base Station

Recoil Base Station
  • The game coordinator
  • Runs the main game logic
  • Acts as a WiFi access point for the mobiles
  • Battery operated
  • User phone connects to their gun via BLE, and to Base Hub via WiFi, enabling all players to interact with the virtual game in real time
Recoil Base Station - Internals

Technologies

  • AR9000 family SoC
  • 802.11g Wi-Fi Access point
  • Customised OpenWRT Linux
  • Lithium battery pack
  • Over-the-air firmware upgrade
  • USB battery charging
  • Debug over USB and Ethernet (not in production units)