Single board computers for AI projects (with NPU)


This list includes all suitable single board computers for artificial intelligence (AI) projects, offering an onboard dedicated Neural Processing Unit (NPU).



Latest update: 29/07/2018

      AIY Edge TPU Dev Board SoC NXP i.MX 8M
(quad core ARM Cortex-A53 @ 1.5GHz)
GPU Vivan GC7000 Lite
RAM 1024MB
Internal storage Internal: 8192MB; MicroSD card slot, up to 128GB
GPIO pins 40
      HiKey 970 (Lenovator) - $299 SoC Huawei Hisilicon Kirin 970
(octa core 4x ARM Cortex-A73 + 4x ARM Cortex-A53 @ 2.36GHz)
GPU Mali G72-MP12
RAM 6144MB
Internal storage Internal: 65536MB; MicroSD card slot, up to 256GB
GPIO pins 12
      HiKey 970 - $300 SoC Huawei HiSilicon Kirin 970
(octa core ARM Cortex-A73 + ARM Cortex-A53 @ 2.36GHz)
GPU Mali G72-MP12
RAM 6144MB
Internal storage Internal: 65536MB; MicroSD card slot, up to 256GB
GPIO pins 100
      RockPro64-AI - $99 SoC Rockchip RK3399Pro
(hexa-core ARM Cortex-A72 + Cortex-A53 + NPU @ 1.8GHz)
GPU Mali-T860 MP4
RAM 4096MB
Internal storage MicroSD card slot, up to 128GB
GPIO pins 40