New Orange Pi development board that this time attracts attention for its price starting at just $59.90, cheap considering that it includes the RK3399 SoC. A chip that seems to have found its niche in the PCB as it is in this new Orange Pi 4. Also note that we have a superior model called Orange Pi 4B that also includes 16GB of eMMc memory and a Gyrfalcon Lightspeeur 2801A NPU for acceleration in artificial intelligence at a slightly higher price.
SoC, RAM and storage
The Orange Pi 4 board the Rockchip Hexa Core RK3399 SoC that has a cluster of 2 ARM Cortex-A72 processors capable of reaching 2.0Ghz and another cluster with 4 ARM Cortex-A53 processors and the GPU is a Mali-T860mp4. The included RAM is 4GB LPDDR4 and has an option with 16GB of eMMc memory and includes a microSD card reader.
This PCB includes standard Wi-Fi aC MiMo 2×2 and Bluetooth 5.0 thanks to an integrated AMPAK AP6256. At the connectivity level it includes two connectors for cameras, Gigabyte network port, an HDMI 2.0, a USB 3.0, two USB 2.0, a USB 3.0 Type-C port, 3.5mm audio jack and 40 GPIO and 40-pin connectors 24.
At the software level at the moment we have available for download Devian and Ubuntu, although we assume that it will not take long to appear an Android image.
Price and availability
- The new Orange Pi 4 can be purchased on Aliexpress.com from just $ 59.90 with free shipping.