The hardware’s are much better than that of Raspberry Pi 3 and offers much better perfomance.
It’s a super-powered single board computer alternative to raspberry pi, that is priced at $ 239. Its a little bit costly for a Single board computer but, its totally worth the price.
four Cortex-A73 cores running at 2.4GHz, and four Cortex-A53 cores running at 1.8GHz and a 3GB of LPDDR4 RAM.
It is also equipped with a Mali-G71 MP8 GPU that can support a maximum of 4K graphics, and a 32GB of UFS 2.1 flash storage and a microSD card slot.
Now, about connectivity
The HiKey 960 has a HDMI 1.2a port that ,as told earlier can support upto 4K display, Dual band Wi-Fi connectivity, Bluetooth version 4.1, two USB3.0 Type-A ports, one USB2.0 Type-C
OTG port, PCI Express M.2 connector and ports to connect your camera modules.
The board comes with android 4.4 Kernel, that is kitkat, but it seems like it can be changed pretty easily
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