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Cracking Open the Boogie Board Rip

Boogie Board Rip teardown

The Boogie Board Rip is an electronic note-taking device. It alows you to save notes and transfer them to your computer as PDF. The e-writer is available from various retailers for $129.99 (US). Follow along as I crack open the Boogie Board Rip.

For a detailed analysis of the teardown, check out my article and video, Boogie Board Rip Teardown: Overpriced and two features short.

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2 comments
en2oh
en2oh

I'm interested in trying to add wireless link to this RF digitizer. Anyone got any ideas on this or is the only interface USB? Thanks Nitrous

mckinnej
mckinnej

Got it free(?) from a casino. Not much to it really. It's OK for a notepad and that's about it. I've never even seen one for sale anywhere.