We already have available a complete development board called Orange Pi 3 that includes the SoC Allwinner H6 this time a chip that we have already tested in several reviews on our website. This is a most complete plate since in its most complete versions it includes an mPCIE port with the advantages of expansion that entails.
SoC, Ram and storage
Orange Pi 3 includes the SoC Allwinner H6, a quad core with ARM Cortex-A53 processors that reaches up to 1.8Ghz and an ARM Mali-T720mp2 GPU capable of processing video up to 4K resolutions at 60fps and 6K at 30fps thanks to the Allwinner Phoenix 3.0 VE engine. It also includes 1/2GB of LPDDR3 RAM, 8GB of eMMc storage memories in some of its models and a microSD card reader.
Depending on the PCB version it also includes WiFi aC, with external antenna and Bluetooth 5.0. The available connectors are many especially in the most complete version that includes 3 USB 3.0 ports, a USB 2.0, a microUSB OTG, an HDMI 2.0a, Gigabit network port, 26-pin connector, analog AV output and a connector PCIE.
At the moment we have available for this PCB as operating systems Android 7.0, Ubuntu and Debian, although there are other images for this board in development.
Price and availability
- The PCB Orange Pi 3 can be purchased on Aliexpress.com from $ 31.13 in its most economical variant with 1GB of RAM.