What is a Banana Pro?


Banana ProTM is an update version of Banana PiTM, designed by LeMaker Team and it has more enhanced features. Banana ProTM has an excellent compatibility with multiply software supports. Basically all mainstream Linux-based operating system can run on Banana ProTM, with the version of Lubuntu, Android, Debian, Bananian, Berryboot, OpenSuse, Scratch, Fedora, Gentoo, Open MediaVault, OpenWRT.Banana ProTM also supports BSD system .

Banana ProTM applies to a wide range of fields. Including: low-cost computer for education purpose, multimedia applications, scratch,arduino,game emulator,home server, robot and so on.


Hardware Specification of Banana ProTM

Soc

Allwinner® A20(sun 7i)

CPU

ARM® Cortex™-A7 Dual-Core1GHz (ARM v7 instruction set)

GPU

Mali400MP2 Complies with OpenGL ES 2.0/1.1 (hardware acceleration support)

SDRAM

1GB DDR3 (shared with GPU)

Power

5V @ 2A via MicroUSB (DC in Only) and/or MicroUSB (OTG)

PMU

AXP209

Features

Low-level perpherials

40 Pins Header,

28×GPIO, some of which can be used for specific functions including UART, I2C, SPI, PWM, CAN, I2S, SPDIF, LRADC, ADC, LINE-IN,FM-IN,HP-IN.

On board Network

10/100/1000Mbps ethernet (Realtek RTL8211E/D)

Wifi Module

WiFi 802.11 b/g/n

Bluetooth

Optional

On board Storage

MicroSD (TF) card,SATA 2.0

Display

Supports multi-channel HD display:

HDMI 1.4 (Type A - full)

LVDS/RGB/CPU display interface (DSI) for raw LCD panels

Composite video (PAL and NTSC) (via 3.5 mm TRRS jack shared with audio out)

11 HDMI resolutions from 640×480 to 1920×1080 plus various PAL and NTSC standards

Video

HD H.264 2160p video decoding

Mutil-format FHD video decoding, including Mpeg1/2, Mpeg4, H.263, H.264, etc H.264 high profile 1080p@30fps or 720p@60fps encoding

Audio outputs

HDMI,analog audio (via 3.5 mm TRRS jack shared with composite video out),I2S audio (also potentially for audio input)

Camera

Parallel 8-bit camera interface

Audio input

On board micphone

USB

2 USB 2.0 host, 1 USB 2.0 OTG (all direct from A20 chip)

Buttons

Reset button

Power button

U-boot button

Leds

Power status led (red)

Ethernet status led (blue)

User defined led (green)

Other

IR reciever

Interface definition

Sizes

92 mm × 60mm

Weight

45g


Banana ProTM and Banana PiTM are trademarks of LeMaker