What’s the BPi-M3

Banana PI BPI-M3 is the open source hardware platform, Banana PI BPI-M3 is an octa-core version of Banana Pi, it support WIFI+BT on board.

Banana Pi BPI-M3 series run Android, Debian linux, Ubuntu linux, Raspberry Pi image and others OS.and eMMC flash onboard.

Banana PI PBI-M3 hardware: 1.8GHz ARM Cortex-A7 octa-core processor, 2GB LPDDR3 SDRAM,

Banana PI BPI-M3with Gigabit Ethernet port, It can run with Android 5.1.1 smoothly. The size of Banana PI BPI-M3 same as banana pi M1+, it can easily run with the game it support 1080P high definition video output, the GPIO compatible with Raspberry Pi B+ and can run the ROM Image.

Use Allwinner A83T octa-core CPU


Hardware Specification

Hardware Specification of Banana pi BPI-M3
Soc Allwinner A83T ARM Cortex-A7
CPU  A83T ARM Cortex-A7 octa-core,512 KB L1 cache 1 MB L2 cache
GPU PowerVR SGX544MP1· Comply with OpenGL ES 2.0, OpenCL 1.x, DX 9_3
SDRAM 2GB LPDDR3 (shared with GPU)
Power 5V @ 2A via DC power and/or MicroUSB (OTG)
Low-level peripherals 40 Pins Header, 28×GPIO, some of which can be used for specific

functions including UART, I2C, SPI, PWM, I2S.

On board Network 10/100/1000Mbps ethernet (Realtek RTL8211E/D)
Wifi Module WiFi 802.11 b/g/n (AP 6212 module on board)
Bluetooth BT4.0
On board Storage MicroSD (TF) card,SATA2.0 ,eMMC(8G)
Display Supports multi-channel HD display:

HDMI 1.4 (Type A – full)

MIPI Display Serial Interface (DSI) for raw LCD panels

11 HDMI resolutions from 640×480 to 1920×1200

Video Multi-format FHD video decoding, including Mpeg1/2, Mpeg4, H.263,

H.264, etc H.264 high profile 1080p@60fps or 720p@120fps encoding

HEVC/H.265 decoder 1080P@30fps with software

Audio outputs HDMI,analog audio (via 3.5 mm TRRS jack),

I2S audio (also potentially for audio input)

Camera Parallel 8-bit camera interface

MIPI Camera serial Interface(CSI)

Audio input On board micphone
USB 2 USB 2.0 host, 1 USB 2.0 OTG
Buttons Reset button, Power button, U-boot button
Leds Power status Led and RJ45 Led
Other IR reciever
Interface definition
Sizes 92 mm × 60mm
Weight 45g