MediaTek X20 Development Board

Overview

Recognizing the popularity of Android among both professional developer and makers, MediaTek has partnered with ArcherMind Technology to offer you access to the power and performance of MediaTek X20 technology for Android-based IoT devices. To enable the widest range of smart gadgets and IoT devices to be prototyped, the board offers an extensive set of interfaces and connectivity peripherals. This includes interface for cameras, touch-screen displays and MMC/SD cards.


Wireless communication is supported with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. GPS location acquisition is also included.


This state-of-the-art platform provides industry-leading computing performance coupled with unmatched power efficiency. With this board you can prototype solutions for existing and emerging markets including POS, VR, advanced driver assisted systems (ADAS), digital signage, vending machines and much more.


The MediaTek X20 Development Board is fully supported by Archermind, please visit their dedicated website to purchase your board, find documentation and get support.

MediaTek X20 development board

The new MediaTek X20 development board by Archermind is based on the Linaro 96Boards standard. At the board's heart is the MediaTek MT6797 SoC. This SoC features the industry’s first tri-cluster, deca-core processing architecture with:

Key features

  • Dual-core ARM Cortex-A72 MPCore™ operating at 2.1GHz to 2.3GHz

  • Quad-core ARM Cortex-A53 MPCore™ operating at up to 1.85GHz

  • Quad-core ARM Cortex-A53 MPCore™ operating at up to 1.4GHz

  • ARM Mali-T880 GPU operating at up to 800MHz


Development board specifications

Feature Spec
Application Processor
MediaTek MT6797 SoC with:
• Dual-core ARM Cortex-A72 MPCore™ operating at 2.1GHz to 2.3GHz
• Quad-core ARM Cortex-A53 MPCore™ operating up to 1.85GHz
• Quad-core ARM Cortex-A53 MPCore™ operating up to 1.4GHz
• ARM Mail-T880 GPU operating up to 800MHz
Operating System Android 6.0
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
Bluetooth 4.1
Location(GNSS) GPS
USB
2 x USB 2.0 (host mode only)
USB 2.0 micro B (device mode only)
Low Speed Expansion Connector
40-pin
UART, I2C (x2), SPI, GPIO (x12)
DC power
High Speed Expansion Connector
60-pin
4L-MIPI DSI, I2C (x2), USB
2L+4LMIPI CSI
Analog Expansion Connector One 16-pin supporting headset, speaker, FM antenna and more
DDR 2GB LPDDR3
eMMC 8GB EMMC5.1
Memory card slot Micro SD card slot (SD3.0)
Display HDMI Type A Port (1080p HD @ 30fps)