Banana pi BPI-M64 quad-core 64 bit SBC with allwinner A64

(bpi team) #1

Banana PI BPI-M64 is the open source hardware platform, Banana PI BPI-M64 is a quad-core 64 bit version of Banana Pi,use Allwinner A64 design, it support WIFI+BT on board.

Banana Pi BPI-M64 series run Android, Debian linux, Ubuntu linux,Raspbian image and other OS.

Banana PI PBI-M64 hardware: 64 Bit Quad Core ARM Cortex A53 1.2 Ghz CPU, 2GB DDR3 SDRAM, 8G eMMC flash on board

Banana PI BPI-M64 with Gigabit Ethernet port, It can run Android smoothly. The size of Banana PI BPI-M64 same as Banana Pi BPI-M3, support 1080P 4K video, the GPIO header is pin-compatible with Raspberry Pi.

The new BPI-M64 is a tiny little computer with great big ambitions. The expandable single-board device runs either Linux or Android and features impressive specs that outshine comparable products by a substantial margin. Highlights include a 1.2GHz quad-core ARM processor, a Mali 400 MP2 GPU, 2G of DDR3 RAM, a microSDXC slot,8G eMMC flash,WIFI&BT onboard and support for 4K ultra high-definition video.

More specs follow below.

  • 64 Bit Quad Core ARM Cortex A53 1.2 Ghz CPU
  • Dual core Mali 400 MP2 GPU
  • MicroSD slot supports up to 256GB expansion
  • 8G eMMC flash (option 16/32/64G)
  • CSI camera intface and DSI display interface support
  • 10/100/1000 Mb Ethernet port
  • (3) USB 2.0 hosts and (1) USB otg port
  • 4K high-definition video playback
  • 4K x 2K HDMI port and multi-channel audio output
  • WIFI&Bluetooth 4.0 with 802.11BGN onboard
  • 3.5mm Stereo Output mini-jack with microphone support
  • Built-in 3.7V Lithium Battery Charging Circuit
  • Hardware security enables trustzone security system, Digital Rights Management (DRM), information encryption/decryption, secure boot, secure JTAG and secure efuse

Raspberry Pi 3 Alternative: Banana PI BPI M64 Development Board

hardware interface:

Hardware Spec:

more please see online wiki page:

Banana Pi BPI-M64 booting linux

allwinner A64 chip and R18 chip is PIN to PIN compatibility, so BPI-M64 just replace R18 ,A64 chip onboard, easy to DIY new product.

BPI-R18-AI(Allwinner SoC-Only 3-Mic Far-Field Dev Kit) use R18 chip design

BPI-R18-AI wiki page:

Banana Pi M64 Unboxing, First Boot and Initial Review

(bpi team) #2


Does Android SDK is open to community ?

(gomzy) #4

does it support wifi direct? wifi to wifi connection Peer to Peer?

(bpi team) #5

all image for now ,only support to register to AP,not support to Peer to Peer.

(Aurelio Barreto) #6

When will we have a banana with USB 3.0? :frowning:

(bpi team) #7

will coming soon, we have begin to do this work.:slight_smile:

(Brian Beuken) #8

Can’t seem to locate any source in Europe, what price will this be?

(Csaba) #9

Is there anyway to get an example piece for review/education?

(bpi team) #10

we do DVT now, we must finish all test and approve, it will come soon.

(bpi team) #11

yes ,we will send out some free sample for review or test.

(Brian Beuken) #12

:smiley: I would like a test sample too if possible :wink:

(Yoshihito Horigome) #13


At any time when products are stocked and available to purchase is?

(bpi team) #14

we do the first 3K now ,will ready about this month ,we have finished all lab test and validation test.

(bpi team) #15

(Риточка Снегирёва) #16

When it will be available? how much will it cost? winter is coming, I’m tired of waiting .___.


Still empty: :rage:

(bpi team) #18

BPI-M64 schematic diagram

(Teng Kong Leong) #19

Does BPI-M64 able to withstand industrial temperature -40C to 85C?

(bpi team) #20

allwinner A64 chip official temperature is -20C to 75C