UP Core

UP Core is a credit-card sized SBC with the high performance and low power consumption features the Intel Atom x5-Z8350 SoCs (64-bits clocked up to 1.92GHz). The SoC’s GPU is the Intel Gen 8 HD 400 (clocked up to 500MHz), to deliver extremely high 3D graphic performance. UP ships with 2GB or 4GB DDR3L RAM and 16GB or 32GB eMMC.


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Overview... System-on-Chip...
  • Intel Atom x5-Z8350 Cherry Trail
  • Primary processor type -- Intel x86_64
  • Primary processor word-width -- 64-bit
  • Primary processor cores -- 4
  • Primary processor clock rate (GHz) -- 1.92
Additional processors (if any)...
  • GPU (graphics) -- Intel HD 400 Graphics
  • MCU (microcontroller) --
  • FPGA (gates) --
  • Other (DSP, FPU, NPU, TPU, AI...) --
System RAM...
  • Maximum capacity (GB) -- 4
  • Type -- DDR3
  • ECC support -- No
  • Factory installed? -- Yes
On-board solid-state storage...
  • Maximum capacity (GB) -- 64.0
  • Type --
  • Factory installed? -- Yes
Removable solid-state storage...
  • Interface type -- none
  • m.2 interfaces -- 0
  • m.2 NVMe support --
SATA support...
  • SATA ports -- 0
USB ports...
  • USB hosts -- 3
  • USB host types -- 1x 3.0 + 2x 2.0 via header
  • USB OTG ports -- 0
Ethernet...
  • Ethernet interfaces -- 0
  • Maximum LAN speed (Mbps) --
  • Wake-on-LAN support? --
Wireless...
  • WiFi -- 802.11 b/g/n, 2.4GHz (AP6414A)
  • Bluetooth -- BLE 4.0
  • Broadband --
  • LoRa --
HDMI...
  • Number of HDMI ports -- 1
  • HDMI version -- 1.4
  • Max. HDMI resolution -- 1080p
  • FPS at max. resolution --
  • HDMI audio support? -- Yes
Other display interfaces...
  • Composite video (CVBS) ports -- 0
  • Other display interfaces (DSI, LVDS, VGA...) -- Full eDP (embedded DisplayPort) connector
Camera interfaces...
  • Number of camera ports -- 2
  • Camera interface types -- 1x 2-lane + 1x 4-lane MIPI CSI
Audio I/O...
  • Analog output ports -- 0
  • Audio connector type -- n/a
  • Audio via HDMI? -- Yes
  • SPDIF interfaces -- 0
  • Line inputs -- 0
  • Mic inputs -- 0
  • On-board microphones -- 0
Other I/O...
  • GPIO -- 110
  • ADC -- 0
  • PWM -- 2
  • SPI -- 2
  • I2C -- 2
  • UARTs -- 1
  • 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 -- yes
  • PMIC/PMU (power management controllers) --
  • Lithium battery support --
Operating system support...
  • Linux -- yes
  • Android -- Android Marshmallow
  • Windows -- Windows 10
  • Other OSes --
Other features not listed elsewhere:

* 100-pin docking connector
* SoC: Intel Atom x5-Z8350 “Cherry Trail” quad core processor @ 1.44 GHz / 1.92 GHz (Burst frequency) with Intel HD 400 graphics @ 200 / 500 MHz
* System Memory: 1GB/2GB/4GB DDR3L-1600 (soldered on board)
* Internal eMMC flash storage: 16GB/32GB/64GB
* SPI flash ROM
* Fan connector
* BIOS reflash connector
* PCIe Gen 2 via docking connector
* Pricing update (Jun 2019): the 4GB/64GB model costs $169, and base 1GB/16GB model costs $99 (see here)

Physical specs...
  • Width (mm) -- 66
  • Height (mm) -- 57
  • Depth (mm) -- 10
  • Weight (gm) --
  • Input voltage, min. (V) -- 5
  • Input voltage, max. (V) -- 5
  • Input current, min. (A) -- 15
  • Input current, max. (A) -- 4
  • Operating temp., min. (°C) -- 0
  • Operating temp., max. (°C) -- 60
  • Certifications -- CE/FCC Class A, RoHS, REACH
Further information...
[board ID = 183]

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