Following yesterday’s Raspberry Pi Compute Module 3 launch, we have a new development board turned into system-on-module (SoM) today with PINE64 launching SOPINE A64 SO-DIMM module based on Allwinner A64 processor with 2GB RAM together with SOPINE “Model A” baseboard.
- SoC – Allwinner A64 quad core Cortex A53 processor @ 1.2 GHz with Mali-400MP2 GPU
- System Memory – 2GB LPDDR3
- Storage – 128 Mbit SPI flash, micro SD slot (on the back)
- I/Os via 204-pin SO-DIMM edge connector
- Video Output / Display – HDMI + CEC, MIPI DSI
- Audio – I2S, HP, headphone, microphone
- 2x USB
- 1x Gigabit Ethernet (RGMII)
- UART, I2C, PWM, GPIOs, etc…
- Power Supply – AXP803 PMIC
- Dimensions – 67.9 x 31.0 mm (DDR3 SO-DIMM form factor)
- SoM Connector – 204-pin SO-DIMM slot
- External Storage – Optional eMMC module
- Video Output / Display I/F – HDMI, MIPI DSI + Touch Panel connector
- Audio – HDMI, 3.5mm headphone jack
- Camera – 1x MIPI CSI connector
- Connectivity – Gigabit Ethernet, header for WiFi & Bluetooth module
- USB – 2x USB 2.0 ports
- Expansion – Pi-2-Bus, Euler bus, and EXP 10 headers
- Misc – RTC header
- Power Supply – 5V via power barrel, or 3-pin battery header
SOPINE A64 module and baseboard will be available next month after Chinese New Year, and sell for $29, while SOPINE Model A baseboard will go for $14.99, and a complete kit with the SOM and baseboard for just $34.99.
You’ll find more details on SOPINE A64 product page including schematics, and some development tools.
Jean-Luc started CNX Software in 2010 as a part-time endeavor, before quitting his job as a software engineering manager, and starting to write daily news, and reviews full time later in 2011.