Octa-Core High Computing Power AI Core Board

Powered by SOPHON AI processor BM1684X, this core board can be configured with 16GB of RAM. INT8 computing power is up to 32TOPS.
It provides mainstream programming frameworks, open SDK, a one-stop AI development toolkit and a complete, easy-to-use toolchain,
featuring easy deployment of algorithm applications and low cost of algorithm migration. This cord board can be applied to intelligent security,
intelligent transportation, smart park, smart retail, smart finance, smart city, smart industry, smart energy, and more.

New-gen Octa-core AI processor BM1684X

This core board is powered by SOPHON AI processor BM1684X, which features octa-core ARM Cortex-A53, frequency of up to 2.3GHz and 12nm
lithography process. With up to 32Tops (INT8) computing power, or 16TFLOPS (FP16/BF16) computing power, or 2Tops (FP32)
high-precision computing power, it supports mainstream programming frameworks,
and can be widely used in artificial intelligence inference for cloud and edge applications.

Powerful multi-channel video AI performance

The core board supports up to 32-channel 1080P H.264/H.265 video decoding. It is able to simultaneously process and analyze over
16-channel HD video, making it ideal for various AI applications such as face detection and license plate recognition on video streaming.

Complete software and hardware

With complete software and hardware, artificial intelligence inference for cloud and edge applications can be easily achieved. All of them
accelerate the development of edge applications, such as face recognition, video structuring,
abnormal alarm, equipment inspection, and situation prediction, etc.

One-stop toolkit, convenient and efficient

The SOPHON SDK one-stop deep learning development toolkit provides a series of software tools, including the underlying driver environment,
compiler, and inference deployment tool. It supports mainstream frameworks: Caffe/TF/PyTorch/Mxnet/Paddle, mainstream network
model and custom operator development, Docker containerization, and rapid deployment of algorithm applications.

Abundant algorithms

It supports multiple algorithms porting such as "person/vehicle/object" recognition, video structuring, and trajectory behavior,
with high security and reliability. It can be flexibly applied to various product development.

A variety of interfaces

With PCIe3.0, GMAC, SDIO3.0, I2C, PWM, UART, GPIO interfaces, it is easy to integrate into
various edge embedded products, and accelerate product development.

Form a complete mainboard with backplane

The core board adopts 260P standard SODIMM immersion-gold interface, featuring a compact design. It can be combined with
a backplane to form a complete high-performance mainboard with a wider range of interfaces.

Provide backplane reference design

Backplane reference design and complete technical information are provided, so users can efficiently proceed with secondary development
to quickly create independent and controllable products.

Extensive development resources

SDK, tutorials, tech docs and dev tools are provided, making development simpler and more convenient.

A wide range of applications

The core board supports flexible deployment in multiple fields and scenarios, such as intelligent security, intelligent
transportation, smart park, smart retail, smart finance, smart city, smart industry, and smart energy.

Smart finance
Smart city
Smart industry
Smart retail


Basic Specifications



High-performance octa-core ARM A53, 12nm lithography process, frequency up to 2.3GHz


Built-in tensor computing module TPU,

computing power up to: 32TOPS (INT8), 16TFLOPS (FP16/BF16), 2TFLOPS (FP32)

Support mainstream programming

frameworks: TensorFlow / Caffe / PyTorch / Paddle / ONNX / MXNet / Tengine / DarkNet


32-channel H.265/H.264 1080p@25fps video decoding,

32-channel 1080P@25fps HD video processing(decoding + AI analysis)

Support 12-channel H.265/H.264 1080p@25fps video encoding




32GB/64GB/128GB eMMC 、128MB SPI Flash


Dual 1000Mbps Ethernet can be extended through GMAC


DC 12V/5A






69.9mm * 55mm


≈ 30g


Operating Temperature: -20℃~60℃

Storage Temperature: -20℃~70℃

Operating humidity: 10%~90% (non-condensing)