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Meet the Beagles: Open Source Computing

Get your hands in technology's guts and control your development destiny with these credit-card sized, low-power, open-hardware computers. Experiment with Linux, Android and Ubuntu and jump-start development in five minutes with the included USB cable.

Dive into the Beagle community to explore what Beagles can do. What can yours do?

What is BeagleBone Black Wireless?

Replacing the 10/100 Ethernet port with onboard 802.11 b/g/n 2.4GHz WiFi and Bluetooth, the popular open source BeagleBone™ Black computer now comes with built-in wireless networking capability. Leveraging a partnership with Octavo Systems and designed in CadSoft Eagle, BeagleBone™ Black Wireless is the easiest to use and modify credit-card sized IoT Linux computer available.

Processor: AM335x 1GHz ARM® Cortex-A8

  • 512MB DDR3 RAM
  • 4GB 8-bit eMMC on-board flash storage
  • 3D graphics accelerator
  • NEON floating-point accelerator
  • 2x PRU 32-bit microcontrollers


  • USB client for power & communications
  • USB host
  • 802.11b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.1 plus BLE
  • HDMI
  • 2x 46 pin headers

Software Compatibility

  • Debian with Cloud9 IDE on Node.js w/ BoneScript library
  • Third party support for Android and Ubuntu
  • plus much more

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Helpful Projects

Explore the Linux distribution shipping with Rev C BeagleBone Black, customized with Cloud9 IDE to run JavaScript, Python, C, Ruby and more programs right out of the box

Octoscroller and LEDscape
Drive huge numbers of LEDs using the on-board PRU microcontrollers on BeagleBone Black and an interface for building graphics with Python and other high-level languages

Use this project to seamlessly turn your BeagleBone Black into a handheld gaming console that supports a variety of classic video games

Transform BeagleBone Black or BeagleBoard-xM into an embedded appliance that plays Super Nintendo games

Measure just about anything by making the SensorCape, an expansion board that adds a myriad or sensors to your BeagleBone or BeagleBone Black

Java on Beagle
Develop on Beagle with Java, the foundation for many networked applications and the widely-held standard for developing mobile, games, Web content and enterprise software

Blitter Bike
Create an interactive, bike-towed, electronic light sculpture that will cause countless double takes and be a hit at any party

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