BeagleBone Green (BBG) is a joint effort by BeagleBoard.org and Seeed Studio. It is based on the open-source hardware design of BeagleBone Black and developed into this differentiated version.
The BBG has included two Grove connectors, making it easier to connect to the large family of Grove sensors. It has also updated the 5V barrel to micro USB host.
Comparing BeagleBone Black and BeagleBone Green side by side:
|Processor: AM3358 1GHz ARM® Cortex-A8||Processor: AM3358 1GHz ARM® Cortex-A8|
|512MB DDR3 RAM||512MB DDR3 RAM|
|4GB 8-bit eMMC on-board flash storage||4GB 8-bit eMMC on-board flash storage|
|3D graphics accelerator||3D graphics accelerator|
|NEON floating-point accelerator||NEON floating-point accelerator|
|2x PRU 32-bit microcontrollers||2x PRU 32-bit microcontrollers|
|USB client for power & communications||USB client for power & communications|
|USB host||USB host|
|2x46 pin headers||2x46 pin headers|
|HDMI Port||2 x Grove connecteurs|
The software of BBG is fully compatible with that of BBB and the existing capes of BBB can also be well applied on BBG
BBG is both CE and FCC certified.
|Country of Manufacture||China|