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Death to Raspberry/Pi — Beaglebone Black is on a market

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As guys from Texas Instruments promised there is new Beaglebone Black on a market. Faster, cheaper, with video output and other extras. For me it looks like Raspberry/Pi killer done right.

What is on board?

There is a lot of goods:

1GHz TI AM355x cpu with ARM Cortex-A8 core supporting ARMv7-a instruction set
PowerVR GPU with OpenGL ES support (closed source driver)
HDMI output (with audio)
512MB ram
2GB eMMC
92 expansion pins
USB Host
USB device
Ethernet
microSD slot
user controlled LEDs
serial port header

rest here




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