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What is BeagleBoard-xM?

The $149 MSRP BeagleBoard-xM delivers with the help of its AM37x 1GHz ARM processor, enabling hobbyists, students and innovators to bring a project to development fast. Designed with community inputs in mind, this open hardware design brings the previous generations' laptop-like performance and expandability to the next level, while adhering to hand-held power levels. Direct connectivity is supported by the on-board four-port hub with 10/100 Ethernet, while maintaining a tiny credit-card-sized footprint.

Processor: AM37x 1GHz ARM Cortex-A8 compatible

  • More than 2,000 Dhrystone MIPS
  • Up to 20 million polygons/second graphics
  • HD video capable C64+TMDSP core
  • 512 MB LPDDR RAM


  • 2D/3D graphics accelerator
  • 4 USB 2.0 ports
  • MMC/SD connector
  • DVI-D port
  • S-Video port
  • USB mini AB connector
  • Ethernet

Software Compatibility

  • Angstrom Linux
  • Android
  • Ubuntu
  • XBMC

BeagleBoard-xM Projects


BeagleSNES turns the BeagleBoard-xM into an embedded Linux-based appliance capable of playing Super Nintendo game titles

Robotic Camera Operator

BeagleBoard-xM robotic camera platform that can track vehicles at over 30MPH. Developed as part of the TiroKart project, could also be used as a powerful BeagleBoard-based platform for robotics development

LVDS LCD Add-on Board

Additional PCB to connect LVDS LCD panel to BeagleBoard and BeagleBoard-xM. Provides simple interface to LVDS LCD panels like those in notebooks.

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BeagleBoard-xM Support

Getting Started
First step: connect your Beagle to this site

Discussion Groups
Collaborate on the Beagle community forum

IRC Group Chat
Live chat with other open-source enthusiasts

Hardware Specs and Materials

Browse the BeagleBoard-xM wiki to find all available hardware specifications such as:

  • Bill of Materials
  • PCB Files
  • MFG Files
  • Schematic (PDF)
  • Schematic (OrCAD)
  • System Reference Manual

Rev C3 (latest)

Rev C2

Rev C1

Rev C

Older Revs


BeagleBoard-xM Intro

Getting started with Beagleboard-xM: Angstrom Linux on Beagleboard-xM, required peripherals, how to interface to external peripherals and their cost.

BeagleBoard-xM, 6 Angstrom Linux Desktop Sync

Create a mega display wall, combining several displays. The mouse is synchronized accross 6 ARM-powered Ubuntu desktops through synergy, and an ffmpeg synchronization app makes it possible to combine them into a video wall.

Last updated by on Thu May 04 2017 01:35:16 GMT-0000 (UTC).