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Product Introduction

Key features

The Radxa ROCK 5 Model A (ROCK 5A) is a single board computer (SBC) built by the Radxa team in a compact form factor with a wide range of leading edge features, functionality and expansion options.The ROCK 5A is ideal for makers, IoT enthusiasts, hobbyists, gamers, PC users, and anyone else who needs a high specification platform with excellent performance and reliability.

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Abundant interfaces

ROCK 5A provides rich interfaces, including multiple USB, HDMI and other interfaces, which are convenient for connecting external devices and expanding functions. See Parameter Configuration for details.

Accessory eco-rich

ROCK 5A supports multiple cameras and displays.

Powerful Multimedia Processing

The CPU adopts quad-core A76 + quad-core A55 octa-core architecture with a 2.4GHz main frequency, providing powerful computing and multi-tasking capabilities, while the GPU part integrates ARM G610MP4, which supports various graphics interfaces such as OpenGL ES1.1/2.0/3.2, OpenCL 2.2, and Vulkan 1.2, and provides a highly efficient and smooth graphics experience. graphics experience.

Extensive Operating System Support

A wide range of operating systems are supported, including Radxa's official Debian and Android distributions, as well as a number of third-party operating systems for a variety of application scenarios.

Development Potential

As a powerful development platform, ROCK 5A has great potential for AI, edge computing, embedded systems and other fields.

Open source support

ROCK 5A provides complete hardware design schematics and software source code, a feature that allows most DIY design enthusiasts and developers to make personalised modifications and functional extensions, and attracts a large number of open source enthusiasts to be active in the community, which is conducive to the promotion of knowledge-sharing and technological innovation.

Motherboard Preview

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Parameter Configuration

ModelROCK 5A
CPUQuad Cortex®-A76 @ 2.2/2.4GHz and Quad Cortex®-A55 @ 1.8GHz based on Arm® DynamIQ™ configuration
GPUArm Mali™ G610MC4 GPU supporting:
OpenGL® ES1.1, ES2.0 and ES3.2
OpenCL® 1.1, 1.2 and 2.2
Vulkan® 1.1 and 1.2
Embedded High Performance 2D Image Acceleration Module
NPUNPU supports INT4/INT8/INT16/FP16/BF16 and TF32 acceleration with up to 6TOPs of computation power.
RAM64-bit LPDDR4x RAM optional:
4/8/16 GB
StorageModular connector, supports eMMC 5.1
Hardware CodecsH.265/H.264/AV1/AVS2 multi-video decoder up to 8K@60fps
H.264/H.265 multi-video decoder up to 8K@30fps
DisplayProvides 3 display outputs via two HDMIs and a quad MIPI DSI
Both micro HDMIs support CEC and HDMI 2.1 with resolutions of 8Kp60 and 4Kp60 respectively.
Ethernet1x Gigabit Ethernet port (PoE support via additional PoE HAT)
USB2 x USB2 Type A HOST port
1 x USB3 Type A HOST port
1 x USB3 Type A OTG/HOST port
FANThere is a 2-pin 1.25mm connector that allows the user to connect a 5V fan (or other peripheral)
The fan can be controlled by PWM without speed feedback.
Camera InterfaceThere is a four-channel (divisible into 2x dual-channel) MIPI CSI camera.
M.2 ConnectorsProvides one M.2 E Key with 2230 jacks
Available with PCIe 2.1 single channel or SATA and USB signals
Supports industry standard M.2 WiFi 6 modules.
Audio InterfaceHigh-quality analogue audio output is supported via a 4-ring 3.5mm headphone jack.
The analogue audio output can directly drive 32-ohm headphones.
The audio jack also supports microphone input by default.
40-PIN Header1 x ADC
1 x CAN
27 x GPIO
6 x I2C
1 x PCM/I2S
7 x PWM
3 x SPI
5 x UART (2 x with flow control)
Size85mm x 56 mm