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Orange Pi 5 Plus has a Rockchip 8-core Processor

Written by Stephen Vicinanza

Orange Pi 5 Plus has a Rockchip 8-core processor. Along with many features, the Orange Pi 5 Plus has a Rockchip RK3588 8-core 64-bit processor. There is also a main frequency of up to 2.4GHz, 4GB/8GB/16GB (LPDDR4/4x) memory, and support for the latest 8K video codecs.

The Orange Pi 5 Plus has a quad-core A76 and a quad-core A55, with an 8nm process design. There is an integrated Arm Mali-G610, built-in 3D GPU, and is compatible with OpenGL ES1.1/2.0/3.2, OpenCL 2.2, and Vulkan 1.2. The embedded Neural Processing Unit (NPU) supports INT4/INT8/INT16/FP16 mixed computing. It can run up to 6 tops of computing power, meeting the needs of many edge computing designs.

In addition to the LPDDR4/4x memory, there is an eMMC socket, which can be connected to an eMMC module that can handle from 16GB to 256 GB. The system supports the Orange Pi OS, the operating system developed by Orange Pi, and Android 12, Ubuntu 22.04, Debian 11, and other operating systems.

There are a number of interfaces that come with the Orange Pi 5 Plus.

  • 2x HDMI outputs
  • 1x HDMI input
  • 2x PCIe extended 2.5G Ethernet ports
  • M.2 M-Key slot with support for NVMe SSDs
  • M.2 E-Key slot with support for Wi-Fi 6 or BT modules
  • 2x USB 3.0
  • 2x USB 2.0
  • 2x USB-C (one of which is a power connector)

The Orange Pi 5 Plus supports HDMI 2.1 8K video output, Type C (DP1.4A), and MIPI DSI video output. This setup can handle up to four displays, running different content. Making the system suitable for Virtual Reality (VR) and deep vision designs and development.

To find out more about the Orange Pi 5 Plus be sure to visit the product page here.

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Orange Pi 5 Plus has a Rockchip 8-core Processor

by Stephen Vicinanza time to read: 1 min