Khadas VIM3

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  Manufacturer:  Khadas
  Official website:  Visit
  Category:  Single board computer
  Date added/updated:  2019/05/19
  Further info:  automated Google search

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Product Description

The Khadas VIM3 SBC is based on a 2.2GHz hexacore Amlogic A311D SoC, and matches the form-factor of the company's VIM1 and VIM2 SBCs. Features include up to 4GB RAM and 32GB eMMC, TF slot, HDMI, MIPI-DSI, touch-panel interface, WiFi, BT, GbE, USB, ADC, accelerometer, 40-pin expansion and more.

Product Specifications

Manufacturer Khadas
SoC Amlogic A311D
Primary processor
4x ARM Cortex-A73 (@ 2.2GHz) + 2x Cortex-A53 (@ 1.8GHz) (64-bit)
2.2GHz hexa-core
Secondary processors
GPU (graphics): ARM Mali-G52 MP4
MCU (real-time): ARM Cortex-M4
FPGA (gates):
Other (DSP, FPU, NPU, TPU, AI...):
Size: 2GB
Built-in / external:   Built-in
Type (e.g. DDR3): LPDDR4
Speed: 1600MHz
ECC support:
Internal storage
Size: 16GB
Built-in / optional:   Built-in
Type: eMMC
Removable storage Other SSD style (e.g. pin-header)
m.2 interface(s)
m.2 NVMe support
USB host ports 2x
Type: 1x 3.0 + 1x 2.0
USB OTG ports
SATA interfaces
Ethernet interfaces 1x
Type: Gigabit
Wake-on-LAN    Supported
HDMI ports 1x
Version: 2.1
Max. resolution: 4k @ 60fps
Audio support:
Composite video (CVBS)
Other display interfaces
  MIPI-DSI (4-lane), up to 1080p
Camera interfaces (CSI, DVP...)   2x
Type: MIPI-CSI (4-lane) with 2x clocks
Audio output
Analog outputs:
Via HDMI:   Supported
I2S: 1x
Audio input
Line inputs:
Mic inputs:
Onboard mic:
IR receiver
Wireless connectivity
WiFi: 802.11a/b/g/n/ac 2x2 MIMO with RSDB
Bluetooth: 5.0
Other I/O
GPIO: 40x
ADC: 1x
PWM: 1x
I2C: 1x
UART: 1x
RS232 (or 485 or 422):
Arduino shield support    No
Raspberry Pi shield support    No
96boards compliance    None
Real time clock (RTC)
Other features
* The VIM3 is based on a new Amlogic A311D SoC with 4x Cortex A73 cores clocked at 2.2GHz, and 2x A53 cores clocked at 1.8GHz, plus an integrated 2.5 TOPS NPU
* 40-pin expansion bus with USB, I2C, I2S, SPDIF, UART, PWM, ADC, and more
* M.2 connector supports PCIe x1 or USB3.0; also supports NVMe SSD
* Dual independent display support
* H/W UHD 4K H.265 75fps 10-bit video decoder & low latency 1080p H.265/H.264 60fps decoder
* Multi-video decoding up to [email protected] + [email protected]
* Dolby Vision and HDR10, HDR10+, HLG and PRIME HDR video processing
* 3-axis accelerometer
* 3x LEDs + 3x buttons
* Optional M2X Extension Board includes an M.2 slot for 2280 NVMe SSD, a 4G module (with SIM slot), 100Mbps Ethernet with PoE, and an extra USB-C port for supplying PoE power
* Note: this SBC is offered in Basic (2GB RAM, 16GB flash) and Pro (4GB RAM, 32GB flash) versions
* Note: price shown below is for VIM3 Basic; VIM3 Pro is $140
Size 82 x 58 x 12mm
Weight 29g
Power Input voltage: 5 - 12V
Input current: ?
(power management controllers)
STM8S003 with programmable EEPROM
Lithium battery support ?
Operating temperature ?
Price (USD)
(Note: likely to vary)
Linux support    Ubuntu XFCE 18.04; Libre ELEC (Kodi GBM + Linux 5.1)
Android support    Android 9 (Pie)
Supported Windows OSes
   Not supported (or unknown)
Other supported OSes
   Not supported (or unknown)
Certifications CE, ROHS