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What is BeagleBone?

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BeagleBone is an $89 MSRP, credit-card-sized Linux computer that connects to the Internet and runs software such as Android 4.0 and Ubuntu. With plenty of I/O and processing power for real-time analysis provided by an AM335x 720MHz ARM® processor, BeagleBone can be complemented with cape plug-in boards to augment functionality.

Processor: AM335x 720MHz ARM Cortex-A8

  • 256MB DDR2 RAM
  • 3D graphics accelerator
  • ARM Cortex-M3 for power management
  • 2x PRU 32-bit RISC CPUs


  • USB client: power, debug and device
  • USB host
  • Ethernet
  • 2x 46 pin headers

Software Compatibility

  • 4GB microSD card w/ Angstrom Distribution
  • Cloud9 IDE on Node.JS w/ BoneScript library
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BeagleBone Projects

NinjaBlocks Tiny, cloud-enabled, open hardware computers that process input from sensors & control lights, power sockets and other actuators

Helicopter UAV Learn how to build a BeagleBone-powered helicopter-based UAV that integrates MEMS sensors, GPS, wireless datalink and other peripherals

Internet Radio Uses MPD (Music Player Deamon) to stream live internet radio feeds to a stereo audio output. Can be controlled by any MPD client from an iPhone, iPad, Android phone, Tablet and more

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BeagleBone Support

Getting Started
First step: connect your Beagle to this site

Discussion Groups
Collaborate on the Beagle community forum

IRC Group Chat
Live chat with other open-source enthusiasts

Hardware Specs and Materials

Browse the BeagleBone wiki to find all available hardware specifications such as:

  • Bill of Materials
  • PCB Files
  • MFG Files
  • Schematic (PDF)
  • Schematic (OrCAD)
  • System Reference Manual

Rev A6A

Rev A6

Rev A5

Older Revs


LCD Touchscreen GUI Applications for Embedded Linux

Video of Qt application development on the Beaglebone or any other embedded Linux device. This video introduces an LCD, reviews it and then discusses how you can install it and develop very basic onboard GTK GUI applications.

BeagleBone with Temperature Sensor

A demonstration of a BeagleBone interfacing with a temperature sensor. BeagleBone's analog to digital (ADC) interfaces to read the ouput from an Adadfruit TMP36 sensor.

Last updated by on Wed Mar 09 2016 22:49:44 GMT-0000 (UTC).