BeagleBone Blue


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Overview...
  • Board Name -- BeagleBone Blue
  • Category -- SBC
  • Model (if known) --
  • Manufacturer -- BeagleBoard.org
  • Official website -- https://beagleboard.org/blue
  • Price (if known) -- $80 (USD)
  • Additional info may be found via this automated Google search
  • Dated posted -- May. 18, 2017 6:42am
System-on-Chip...
  • TI Sitara AM3358
  • Primary processor type -- ARM Cortex-A8
  • Primary processor word-width -- 32-bit
  • Primary processor cores -- 1
  • Primary processor clock rate (GHz) -- 1
Additional processors (if any)...
  • GPU (graphics) -- PowerVR SGX530 w/ NEON
  • MCU (microcontroller) --
  • FPGA (gates) --
  • Other (DSP, FPU, NPU, TPU, AI...) --
System RAM...
  • Maximum capacity (GB) -- 1
  • Type --
  • ECC support -- No
  • Factory installed? -- Yes
On-board solid-state storage...
  • Maximum capacity (GB) -- 4.0
  • Type --
  • Factory installed? -- Yes
Removable solid-state storage...
  • Interface type -- microSD
  • m.2 interfaces -- 0
  • m.2 NVMe support --
SATA support...
  • SATA ports -- 0
USB ports...
  • USB hosts -- 1
  • USB host types -- 2.0 (host + client)
  • USB OTG ports -- 1
Ethernet...
  • Ethernet interfaces -- 0
  • Maximum LAN speed (Mbps) --
  • Wake-on-LAN support? --
Wireless...
  • WiFi -- 802.11 b/g/n (TI WiLink 8)
  • Bluetooth -- BLE 4.1
  • Broadband --
  • LoRa --
HDMI...
  • Number of HDMI ports -- 0
  • HDMI version --
  • Max. HDMI resolution --
  • FPS at max. resolution --
  • HDMI audio support? -- No
Other display interfaces...
  • Composite video (CVBS) ports -- 0
  • Other display interfaces (DSI, LVDS, VGA...) --
Camera interfaces...
  • Number of camera ports -- 0
  • Camera interface types --
Audio I/O...
  • Analog output ports -- 0
  • Audio connector type -- n/a
  • Audio via HDMI? -- No
  • SPDIF interfaces -- 0
  • Line inputs -- 0
  • Mic inputs -- 0
  • On-board microphones -- 0
Other I/O...
  • GPIO -- 8
  • ADC -- 4
  • PWM -- 0
  • SPI -- 2
  • I2C -- 1
  • UARTs -- 4
  • RS232 (or 485 or 422) -- 0
  • IR receiver -- No
Expansion connector compatibility?
  • Arduino compatible -- No
  • Raspberry Pi compatible -- No
Miscellaneous functions...
  • Real time clock (RTC) support --
  • PMIC/PMU (power management controllers) -- TPS65217C
  • Lithium battery support -- 2-cell Li-Po (7.4V) with balancing/charger circuit (JST-XH connector)
Operating system support...
  • Linux -- yes
  • Android --
  • Windows --
  • Other OSes --
Other features not listed elsewhere:

From official datasheet:

SiP (System-in-Package): Octavo Systems OSD3358
2x PRU 32-bit 200MHz microcontrollers
Software Compatibility: Debian, Ardupilot, ROS, Cloud9 IDE on Node.js w/ BoneScript library
WiLink 1835 WiFi 802.11 b/g/n 2.4GHz (2×2 MIMO, AP, SmartConfig, STA, Wi-Fi Direct, Mesh over Wi-Fi based on 802.11s)
Bluetooth 4.1 with BLE

CAN available via 4 pin JST-SH connector (includes TCAN1051 CAN transceiver)

6VDC 4A regulator to drive servo motor outputs
Debug Support: JTAG test points

2 user configurable buttons (MOD, PAU)
11 user configurable LEDs (USR0-3, Red, Green, WIFI, Battery 0-3)
LED; Power LED

Motor Control (requires power from either DC Jack or 2S battery):
4 DC motor drivers
4 Quadrature encoder inputs
8 Servo motor outputs

Sensors: 9 axis IMU, Barometer

Physical specs...
  • Width (mm) -- 0
  • Height (mm) -- 0
  • Depth (mm) --
  • Weight (gm) --
  • Input voltage, min. (V) -- 5
  • Input voltage, max. (V) -- 18
  • Input current, min. (A) -- 0.7
  • Input current, max. (A) -- 2
  • Operating temp., min. (°C) --
  • Operating temp., max. (°C) --
  • Certifications -- ROHS, CE, FCC
Further information...
[board ID = 180]

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