Boardcon Launched a Rockchip RK3399 Platform for AI/IoT

September 16, 2019 Boardcon Embedded Design

Boardcon Embedded Design announced a new member of its RK3399 series of single board computer equipped with RK3399 Cortex-A72 + Quad Cortex-A53 processor coupled with 4GB RAM, 8GB eMMC, an mPCIe slot for cellular connectivity, and other interactive interfaces geared towards to AI and IoT Applications.

The Idea3399 display features include a mDP port, HDMI and MIPI LCD. The board adopts ALC5651 dual I2S interface audio codec that supports analog/digital input, and the 2x USB3.0 Type C can be converted to HDMI/USB3.0/USB2.0. In addition, Type C0 also can be used for debugging.

The platform is available with a WiFi/BT module with dual-band 802.11ac/a/b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.1 connectivity. It is equipped with a 4G model(optional) that delivers 100Mbps downlink and 50Mbps uplink data rates, and GSM/GPRS networks to ensure that it can connect even in remote areas devoid of 4G or 3G coverage. The model also combines high-speed wireless connectivity with embedded multi-constellation high-sensitivity positioning GPS+GLONASS receiver.

Other expansion features include a M.2 slot, 2x MIPI Cameras, MIC Array, 8-pin PoE connector, IR in, etc.


Idea3399 specifications

* Processor: Rockchip RK3399, Dual 64-bit Cortex-A72 + Quad Cortex-A53 @ 1.8GHz

* Memory: 4GB LPDDR4

* Storage

      8GB eMMC flash

      MicroSD slot

      1x M.2 SSD interface

* Video Output / Display

      HDMI 2.0, support 4K, 1080P, 720P, 480P

      MIPI DSI Interface up to 1920×1080


* Camera - 2-lane MIPI CSI

* Connectivity

      Gigabit Ethernet port via Realtek RTL8211E

      802.11 a/b/g/n/ac WiFi + Bluetooth 4.1

Optional 4G module via mini PCIe socket + SIM card slot

* USB - 1x USB2.0 Host, 2x USB3.0 Type C

* Expansion - M.2 socket, UART, SPI

* Misc

      IR receiver

      RTC & battery slot

      Power, Recover and Reset buttons

* Power Supply - 12V/3A

* Operating system - Android7.1.2

* Dimensions - 135mm x 90mm

More information may be found in Boardcon's  product page (

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