In Part 1 of this video I looked at the UDOO-X86 from the electronics Maker perspective. In Part 2 I’ll be looking at the CPU and graphics performance of the board on Linux as well as RemixOS.
Another X86 based SBC hits the market. What’s this new board like? How good is it? In Part 1 of the UDOO-X86 review, I take a look at how this board performs for the electronics Maker.
Posted in UDOO Reviews | Tagged 64bit, Arduino, BLE, eMMC, GbE, HDMI, I2C, MIPI-CSI, RTC, SBC, SD, UDOO, UDOO X86, USB3.0, WiFi |
So, yet another Orange Pi board called the PC2. It’s sporting the new 64bit quad core Allwinner H5 MCU. Is this really a good idea?
Posted in Orange Pi Reviews | Tagged 64bit, Allwinner H5, Cortex-A53, GbE, HDMI, IR, MIPI-CSI, Orange Pi, Orange Pi PC2, SBC, SD, USB2.0 |
The NanoPi-M3 has 8 1.4GHz ARM cores. That’s all well and good, but can you actually use this small SBC?
Posted in FriendlyARM Reviews | Tagged 64bit, BLE, Bluetooth, Cortex-A53, DVP, HDMI, I2S, LVDS, NanoPi, NanoPi-M3, RTC, S5P6818, SBC, SD, USB2.0, WiFi |
The Orange Pi+ 2 is a step up from the previous generation. In this brief review I look at what it offers us… right before the magic smoke genie appeared. Damn!
Posted in Orange Pi Reviews | Tagged 32bit, Allwinner H3, Cortex-A7, eMMC, GbE, HDMI, IR, Orange Pi, Orange Pi+ 2, SATA 2.0, SBC, SD, USB2.0, WiFi |
This is an update on my initial LattePanda review, where I tackle the over-heating problem and look at power supply and network performance testing.
Posted in LattePanda Reviews | Tagged 100MbE, 64bit, ATmega32U4, BLE, Bluetooth, HDMI, LattePanda, SBC, SD, USB2.0, USB3.0, WiFi, x5-Z8350 |
The LattePanda is one of the few x86 based SBCs on the market. Is it too hot to handle?
Posted in LattePanda Reviews | Tagged 100MbE, 64bit, ATmega32U4, BLE, Bluetooth, HDMI, LattaPanda, SBC, SD, USB2.0, USB3.0, WiFi, x5-Z8350 |
Unboxing FriendlyARM’s NanoPi2. It’s smaller than the Raspberry Pi, but what advantages are there over the real Pi? Is it good for the Maker? Can it support a desktop for those wanting a tiny mobile computer? Find out in this MickMake review.
Posted in FriendlyARM Reviews | Tagged 32bit, BLE, Bluetooth, Cortex-A9, DVP, HDMI, NanoPi, NanoPi2, S5P4418, SBC, SD, USB2.0 |
4 months later. Is the Pine64 now ready for the Maker? How has the Pine64 development progressed? Find out in this video if the Pine64 has addressed all the concerns I had in my original review.
Posted in Pine64 Reviews | Tagged 64bit, Allwinner A64, Cortex-A53, HDMI, MIPI-CSI, MIPI-DSi, Pine A64, RTC, SBC, SD, USB2.0 |
Does FriendlyARM’s NanoPC-T3 have an identity crisis? Should it be considered a true Maker board or a desktop? Find out in this review of one of the few 8 core SBCs on the market.
Posted in FriendlyARM Reviews | Tagged 64bit, BLE, Bluetooth, Cortex-A53, DVP, eMMC, HDMI, LVDS, MIPI-CSI, MIPI-DSi, NanoPC T3, RTC, S5P6818, SBC, SD, USB2.0, WiFi |