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2020-12-09 20:27:49
Compare Raspberry Pi 3 B+ vs Raspberry Pi 3 Model A+ vs Raspberry Pi Zero W vs Raspberry Pi Zero vs BeagleBONE BLACK vs BeagleBone Black Wireless (BBBW) vs BeagleBONE PocketBeagle
Raspberry Pi 3 B+Raspberry Pi 3 Model A+Raspberry Pi Zero WRaspberry Pi ZeroBeagleBone BlackBeagleBone Black Wireless (BBBW)BeagleBone PocketBeagle
Release date2018-03-142018-11-152017-02-282015-11-302013-04-232016-09-262017-09-21
Product details
Price35 USD25 USD10 USD5 USD45 USD60 USD25 USD
Open HardwareNoNoNoNoYesYesYes
SOC TypeBroadcom BCM2837B0Broadcom BCM2837B0Broadcom BCM2835Broadcom BCM2835TI AM3359AZCZ100OSD3358-SM
Core TypeCortex-A53 64-bitCortex-A53 64-bitARM1176JZF-SARM1176JZF-SCortex-A8Cortex-A8Cortex-A8
No. Of Cores4411111
CPU Clock1.4 GHz1.4 GHz1 GHz1 GHz1 GHz1 GHz1 GHz
Programmable Realtime Unit SubSystem (PRUSS) Cores0000222
GPUVideoCore IVVideoCore IVVideoCore IVVideoCore IVPowerVR SGX530PowerVR SGX530PowerVR SGX530
RAM1 GB DDR2512 MB DDR2512 MB512 MB512 MB DDR3L-800512 MB DDR3L-800512 MB DDR3L-800
Wired Connectivity
USBYes 4x USB2.0Yes 1x USB 2.0Yes 1x micro OTGYes 1x micro OTGYes 1 Host, 1 OTGYes 1 Host, 1 deviceYes micro OTG
EthernetYes Gigabit - Over USB 2.0NoNoNoYes 10/100MNoNo
SATA PortsNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
HDMI portYesYesYes miniYes miniYes microYes microNo
Analog Video OutYes shared with audio jackYes shared with audio jackYes via unpopulated pinYes via unpopulated pinNoNoNo
Analog Audio OutYes 3.5mm jackYes 3.5mm jack- HDMI audio- HDMI audio- HDMI audio- HDMI audioNo
Analog Audio InNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
GPIOYes 40-pinsYes 40-pinsYes 40-pinsYes 40-pinsYesYesYes
CAN busNoNoNoNoYesYesYes
LCD PanelYesYesNoNoYesYesNo
CameraYesYesYesYes latest version include a camera connectorNoNoNo
SD/MMCYes microSDYes microSDYes microSDYes microSDYes microSDYes microSDYes microSD
Onboard MMC
Serial- RX/TX UART---YesYesYes
Other peripherals: PWMs/Timers, eQEP, eCAP, etc.
Wireless Connectivity (On-Board)
Wi-FiYes 2.4GHz and 5GHz 802.11 b/g/n/acYes 2.4GHz and 5GHz 802.11 b/g/n/acYes 802.11nNoNoYes 802.11nNo
Bluetooth®Yes 4.2, BLEYes 4.2, BLEYes 4.1NoNoYes 4.1 BLENo
Height85.6 mm65 mm30 mm30 mm2.15 in2.15 in56 mm
Width56.5 mm56 mm65 mm65 mm3.4 in3.4 in35 mm
Depth17 mm11 mm5 mm5 mm5 mm
Weight45 g29 g9 g9 g1.4 oz1.4 oz10 g
Power ratings1.13 A @5V180 mA160 mA210 –460 mA @5 V150 mA @ 5 V
Power sourcesmicroUSB, GPIOmicroUSB, GPIOmicroUSB, GPIOmicroUSB, GPIOmini USB, 2.1x5.5 mm power jack 5VmicroUSB, GPIO
Power Over Ethernet- with PoE HatNoNoNoNoNoNo
Ref. Manualhttps://github.com/CircuitCo/BeagleBone-Black/blob/master/BBB_SRM.pdf?raw=truehttps://github.com/beagleboard/beaglebone-black-wirelesshttps://github.com/beagleboard/pocketbeagle
PCB Designhttps://github.com/CircuitCo/BeagleBone-Black/blob/master/BBB_PCB.zip?raw=truehttps://github.com/beagleboard/beaglebone-black-wirelesshttps://github.com/beagleboard/pocketbeagle
Dedicated Forumhttps://groups.google.com/forum/?fromgroups#!forum/beagleboard
  • 2019-06-03 05:26:19
    2020-12-09 20:27:49
  • Computers
  • Compare Raspberry Pi 3 B+ vs Raspberry Pi 3 Model A+ vs Raspberry Pi Zero W vs Raspberry Pi Zero vs BeagleBONE BLACK vs BeagleBone Black Wireless (BBBW) vs BeagleBONE PocketBeagle
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  • @Alexis thanks for contributing. Working on cleaning up a few things, just having trouble editing certain table entries and updating per authoritative sources (i.e. proper wiki for BBB)
    Posted 2019-06-03 15:13:40 by JohnGalt
  • voted for this Comparison (Like)
    Posted 2019-06-03 11:42:29 by Alexis
  • This comparison is presently a work in progress. please help fill in the beagleboard details. Both are worth considering but which is best will vary depending upon your needs.
    Posted 2019-06-03 06:27:57 by JohnGalt

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