BeagleBone Black Development Board

(ACTIVE) BEAGLEBK

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Description

BeagleBone Black is a low-cost, open source, community-supported development platform for ARM® Cortex™-A8 processor developers and hobbyists. Boot Linux in under 10-seconds and get started on Sitara™ AM335x ARM Cortex-A8 processor development in less than 5 minutes with just a single USB cable.

BeagleBone Black ships with the Debian GNU/Linux™ in onboard FLASH to start evaluation and development. Many other Linux distributions and operating systems are also supported on BeagleBone Black including:

  • Ubuntu
  • Android
  • Fedora

BeagleBone Black's capabilities can be extended using plug-in boards called “capes” that can be plugged into BeagleBone Black's two 46-pin dual-row expansion headers. Capes are available for, VGA, LCD, motor control, prototyping, battery power and other functionality. More information.

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Features
BeagleBone
Example Applications Robotics, motor drivers, Twitter printer, data backup, SDR base station, USB data acquisition and more
Board size 3.4" x 2.1"
DDR memory 512 MB
Development environment Fully functional terminal interface directly in the browser and the ability to run Python, Ruby and INO Sketches directly in the Cloud9 IDE, in addition to JavaScript on Node.JS and in your web browser
Ethernet On-chip 10/100 Ethernet
JTAG Optional
Memory Memory: 4GB eMMC memory that’s pre-loaded with Debian GNU/Linux™distribution and that frees up your microSD card slot
More info Product Details
Power Options Via USB or 5V DC input
Price (USD) Per Unit $55.00 (Suggested Retail Price)
Processor 1GHz AM3359 Sitara ARM Cortex-A8
USB 1-port USB 2.0 Host
1-port USB 2.0 Client
Version Date 14 May 2014

 

Looking for assistance? Check out these resources:
Step 1 Step 2 Step 3

Read the BeagleBone Black Getting Started guide

Reference the BeagleBone Black System Reference Manual

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What's Included

  • 1 BeagleBone Black
  • 1 getting started insert
  • 1 micro USB cable


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Part Number Buy from Texas Instruments or Third Party Status Host   OS   Current Version   Version Date  

BEAGLEBK:
BeagleBone Black Development Board

$55.00(USD)

ACTIVE PC   Linux, Android   v1.0   23 APR 2013  

中国版BEAGLEBONE:
BeagleBone Black Development Board

Not Available ACTIVE PC   Linux, Android   v1.0   23 APR 2013  

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Technical Documents
External articles (3)
Title Date Type
BeagleBone Black Product Details 23 Apr 2013
BeagleBone Black System Reference Manual (external link) 22 Apr 2013
BeagleBone Black Quick-Start Guide (external link) 22 Apr 2013
User Guides (1)
Title Abstract Type Size (KB) Date Views
PDF 163 13 Nov 2014 837
White Papers (1)
Title Abstract Type Size (KB) Date Views
PDF 4202 09 May 2013 2,076
More Literature (1)
Title Abstract Type Size (KB) Date Views
PDF 5817 26 Jun 2014 7,859

Software (2)

Name Part Number Software Type
Android Development Kit for Sitara Microprocessors  ANDROIDSDK-SITARA  Software Development Kits (SDK) 
Linux EZ Software Development Kit (EZSDK) for Sitara™ Processors  LINUXEZSDK-SITARA  Software Development Kits (SDK) 

Design Kits & Evaluation Modules (2)

Name Part Number Tool Type
AM335x Evaluation Module  TMDXEVM3358  Evaluation Modules & Boards 
AM335x Starter Kit  TMDSSK3358  Evaluation Modules & Boards 

Reference Designs (1)

Name Part Number Tool Type
Internet Enabled 3D Printer Motion Controller Reference Design  TIDEP0007  TI Designs

TI Devices (8)

Part Number Name Product Family
AM3358  Sitara Processor  ARM Cortex-A8 Core 
AM3359  Sitara Processor  ARM Cortex-A8 Core 
WL1801MOD  TI WiLink 8 Single Band WiFi Module  Wireless Connectivity 
WL1805MOD  WiLink 8 Single Band, 2x2 MIMO Wi-Fi Module  Wireless Connectivity 
WL1807MOD  WiLink™ 8 Industrial Dual Band Combo, 2x2 MIMO Wi-Fi module  Wireless Connectivity 
WL1831MOD  WiLink 8 Single Band Combo Wi-Fi, BT & BLE Module  Wireless Connectivity 
WL1835MOD  WiLink 8 Single Band Combo 2x2 MIMO Wi-Fi, Bluetooth & Bluetooth low energy module  Wireless Connectivity 
WL1837MOD  WiLink™ 8 Industrial Dual Band, 2x2 MIMO Wi-Fi, Bluetooth & Bluetooth low energy module  Wireless Connectivity 
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