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COM and carrier run custom Linux stack on ST’s Cortex A7/M4 hybrid

Monday 6th of January 2020 06:00:33 PM
MYIR’s 45 x 43mm “MYC-YA157C” module runs Ubuntu 18.04 or a Yocto 2.6 based “MEasy” IoT stack on ST’s STM32MP1. A MYD-YA157C carrier adds WiFi/BT, GbE, HDMI, DSI, RGB, CAN, and multiple USB and serial ports. MYIR has launched a $29 MYC-YA157C CPU Module powered by ST’s STM32MP1 SoC that can be paired with a […]

Google preps low-cost Coral Dev Board Mini and Edge TPU LGA module

Friday 3rd of January 2020 10:08:05 PM
Google unveiled a smaller, cheaper “Coral Dev Board Mini” sibling to its Coral Dev Board that similarly features its Edge TPU and runs Linux — this time on a quad -A35 MediaTek 8167s. There’s also a solderable Edge TPU module and a new, up to 4GB Coral SOM model. Google started off the new decade […]

Ringing in the new year with 136 open-spec Linux SBCs under $200

Friday 3rd of January 2020 07:06:20 PM
Our 2020 New Year’s edition SBC catalog shows a snapshot in time of hacker-friendly, open-spec SBCs under $200 that run Linux or Android. Below you’ll find updated descriptions, specs, pricing, and links for 136 SBCs. A lot has been going on in the world of community-backed SBCs over the seven months since our June 3 […]

Five-bay, open source NAS features RK3399, UPS, and 2.5GbE

Thursday 2nd of January 2020 05:35:46 PM
Kobol’s open spec “Helios64” NAS system will go on pre-order for $189 (SBC) or $285 (full kit) next week with a hexa-core RK3399 with 4GB RAM, 16GB eMMC, UPS, M.2, 5x SATA, 4x USB, and both GbE and 2.5GbE ports. Next week, Kobol will launch pre-orders for an open HW/SW NAS system available as both […]

Handheld retro game console runs Linux on RK3326

Monday 30th of December 2019 05:41:04 PM
Hardkernel is prepping a $55 “Odroid-Go Advance” retro game console that runs Ubuntu 18.04 on a Rockchip RK3326 and offers a 3.5-inch color display, gaming controls, and a 10-hour battery. Hardkernel has posted specs for a handheld retro game console that will launch in late January for $55. The Odroid-Go Advance is a more powerful […]

Carrier boards and mini-PCs boost the Jetsons

Monday 23rd of December 2019 03:36:11 PM
Diamond has unveiled a “Stevie” carrier board for the Jetson AGX Xavier that supports 8x cameras. Other recent Diamond carriers include the PCI/104 equipped Elton for the Xavier, the Jethro and smaller Ziggy for the TX2, and the enclosed ZiggyBox and Jetbox-Nano systems. Diamond Systems announced a Stevie carrier board for Nvidia’s high-end Jetson AGX […]

Raspberry Pi 4 based LoRaWAN gateway has GPS and optional LTE

Friday 20th of December 2019 07:44:28 PM
RAK has launched a $212 and up “RAK7244 LoRaWAN Developer Gateway” with a Raspberry Pi 4, a LoRa and GPS enabled RAK2245 Pi HAT, and an optional RAK2013 Cellular Pi HAT with a Quectel EG95 LTE CAT4 module. RAK Wireless’ latest gateway for low-power, long distance LoRa communications offers optional LTE. The RAK7244 LoRaWAN Developer […]

Linux-driven module supports the highest-powered UltraScale+ models

Thursday 19th of December 2019 09:41:23 PM
iWave’s -40 to 85°C tolerant “iW-RainboW-G35M” module” runs Linux on Zynq UltraScale+ ZU11EG, ZU17EG, and ZU19EG models with high-end FPGAs along with 4GB Arm DDR4, 8GB PL DDR4, and 8GB to 128GB eMMC. iWave has followed upon last year’s iW-RainboW-G30M with a larger compute module that similarly runs Linux on the Xilinx Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC. […]

Tech heavyweights join Zigbee in launching open source smart home consortium

Thursday 19th of December 2019 06:35:36 PM
Amazon, Apple, Google, and the Zigbee Alliance have formed a “Connected Home over IP” group to develop an open source smart home connectivity standard. Meanwhile Silicon Labs plans to relaunch its Z-Wave spec as a “ratified, multi-source wireless standard” open to all silicon and stack vendors for development. Three of the leading smart home device […]

Tiny i.MX8M Mini module focuses on digital audio

Tuesday 17th of December 2019 08:57:39 PM
Forlinx has launched a 56 x 36mm “SoM FETMX8MM-C” module that runs Android 9.0 or Linux 4.14 on an i.MX8M Mini with 2GB DDR4, 8GB eMMC, up to -40 to 75℃ support, and a variety of digital audio interfaces. Forlinx’ SoM FETMX8MM-C joins a growing list of tiny, Linux-friendly modules built around NXP’s i.MX8M Mini, […]

UP Xtreme SBC relaunches along with UPX Edge system based on it

Tuesday 17th of December 2019 06:07:27 PM
Aaeon has launched an enclosed “UPX Edge” version of the 8th Gen Whiskey Lake based UP Xtreme SBC with -20 to 70°C support and preloaded Ubuntu 18.04, starting at $499. The UP Xtreme now starts at $299. Aaeon’s UP project has launched an “UP Xtreme Edge Compute Enabling Kit,” also called the UP Xtreme Edge, […]

MIPS-based Omega2 Dash SBC has a 3.2-inch touchscreen

Monday 16th of December 2019 08:21:26 PM
Onion’s $69 “Omega2 Dash” SBC combines its WiFi-enabled, Linux-on-MIPS based Omega2S+ module with a 3.2-inch, 320 x 240 resistive touchscreen. There’s also a microSD slot, micro-USB port, and header for adding optional LAN, ADC, servo, and NFC/RFID modules. Onion has gone to Crowd Supply to successfully fund an open-spec, touchscreen-enabled SBC for IoT applications that […]

Rough, tough in-vehicle computer offers PoE and battery backup

Sunday 15th of December 2019 09:06:21 PM
Sintrones’ Linux-ready “VBOX-3611-IP65” computer for heavy-duty vehicles offers a 6th Gen Core CPU, 4x M12-style GbE ports with PoE, DIO with relay, a 9-48V supply with ignition and battery support, and shock/vibration, -40 to 70ºC, and IP65 protection. As the name suggests, Sintrones’ new Intel Skylake-U based VBOX-3611-IP65 features high-level IP65 ingress protection. This is […]

Raspberry Pi CM3 dev board breaks through with $38 price

Saturday 14th of December 2019 08:04:33 PM
Waveshare’s $38 “Compute Module PoE Board” extends the Raspberry Pi CM3 with a PoE-enabled 10/100 LAN port, 4x USB, HDMI, MIPI-DSI and -CSI, 40-pin GPIO, and an optional case. We’ve seen a variety of embedded systems based on the Raspberry Pi Compute Module 3, including IoT gateways such as CompuLab’s IOT-GATE-RPi and automation controllers like […]

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