If you are looking for a small computer the size of a credit card. You may be interested in a new addition to the everexpanding range, available in the form of the Banana Pi BPIM6. The small single board computer can be classified as a Raspberry Pi clone and is equipped with a SenaryTech SN3680 processor with four ARM CortexA73 cores. Powered by Imagination GE9920 graphics, up to 6.75 TOPS neural processor and CortexM3 realtime core with 4GB LPDDR4 RAM and 16GB eMMC flash.
Other features include 4 USB ports, Gigabit Ethernet, a 40pin GPIO header, a USB TypeC port for power, and two micro HDMI ports. Unfortunately no pricing or worldwide availability information for the Banana Pi BPIM6 Mini PC has yet been released, but as soon as the information is available we will keep you posted as always. Banana Pi has also confirmed that they will provide Android and Linux images for the board sometime in the future, although a specific date has yet to be confirmed.
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“VideoSmart VS680 is the fastest IoT processor in the AI benchmark rankings, ahead of Qualcomm QCS605 and NXP i.MX 8M Plus processors, but the usefulness of the list is questionable as processors such as Amlogic A311D and Rockchip RK3566 are shown to be or will be tested. without an AI accelerator, despite having one. While I was unable to find a Linux tree for VS680, there is activity on the Linux kernel mailing list.”
As more information is released on worldwide availability, pricing, and specifications for the Banana Pi BPIM6 Raspberry Pi Mini PC, we’ll keep you updated.
Source: Liliputing: CNX Software
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