Octa-core Cortex-A53 hacker SBC sells for $60

The 100 x 60mm NanoPC-T3 is essentially a NanoPC-T2 with a faster processor and a 2GB RAM option in addition to the standard 1GB. The SBC is further equipped with 8GB of eMMC and an SD slot. You also get GbE, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0, four USB host ports, and a micro-USB client port. Media ports include HDMI, LVDS, LCD, MIPI-DSI, MIPI-CSI, and audio.

Specifications listed for the NanoPC-T3 include:

  • Processor — Samsung S5P6818 (8x 28nm Cortex-A53 cores @ 400MHz to 1.46GHz; Mali-400MP GPU
  • Memory:
    • 1GB or 2GB DDR3 RAM
    • 8GB eMMC
    • SD slot
  • Display/multimedia:
    • HDMI 1.4A port for up to 1080p
    • RGB LCD
    • MIPI-DSI
    • LVDS
    • MIPI-CSI camera
    • DVP camera
    • 3.5mm headphone jack
    • Optional touch-panels
  • Wireless:
    • 802.11b/g/n
    • Bluetooth 4.0 dual mode
    • ANT
    • Porcelain antenna
  • Networking — Gigabit Ethernet port
  • Other I/O:
    • 4x USB 2.0 (2x ports, 2x headers)
    • Micro-USB 2.0 client port
    • 30-pin GPIO header
    • Serial debug port
  • Other features — RTC; user buttons; LEDs; heatsink with mounting holes; optional transparent enclosure
  • Power — DC/5V/2A; PMIC
  • Dimensions — 100 x 60mm
  • Operating system — Android 5.1; Debian Linux; Ubuntu Core with Qt; includes U-boot