Orange Pi R1 – Tiny Board withTwo Network Interface

Introducing the new Orange Pi tiny Hacker Board – Orange Pi R1 with dimensions 60mm x 45mm that runs Linux or Android on a quad -A7 Allwinner H2 and features WiFi, USB OTG, and  it provides a dual 10/100 Ethernet ports for network connectivity.

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Orange Pi has come out with so many Single Board Computers focusing on IOT development. A few months ago, the revealed Orange pi 2G-IoT that have an 802.11n Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 2.1 at the same time it provides a 2G Mobile Radio for cellular connectivity.

Now they have come up with another Single Board Computer that have WiFi, USB OTG and ‘TWO’ 10/100 Ethernet ports. Behold The Orange Pi R1. It’s an open-source single-board computer. It can run Android 4.4, Ubuntu, Debian. It uses the AllWinner H5 SoC, and has 256MB DDR3 SDRAM.


CPU H2 Quad-core 32-bit Cortex-A7
GPU Mali400MP2 GPU @600MHz, Supports OpenGL ES 2.0
Memory (SDRAM) 256MB DDR3 (shared with GPU)
Onboard Storage TF card (Max. 32GB) / Spi flash(16MB)
Wifi Antenne Yes
Onboard WIFI Realtek RTL8189FTV, IEEE 802.11 b/g/n
Onboard Network 100M/10M Ethernet RJ45(Onboard Ethernet)


100M/10M Ethernet RJ45(RTL8152B)

Audio Input No
Video Outputs Supports external board via 13pins
Power Source USB OTG can supply power
GPIO(1×3) pin UART, ground.
Buttons Power Button(SW602)
Low-level peripherals 26 Pins Header, compatible with Raspberry Pi B+


13 Pins Header, with 2x USB, IR pin, AUDIO(MIC, AV)

LED Power led & Status led
Supported OS Android4.4, Lubuntu, Debian, Armbian Image

Interface definition

Product size 45 mm × 60mm
Weight 35g

The system doesn’t have a a DisplayPort, VGA, or HDMI port, but there is an LCD connector that you can use to hook up an external screen.

Click Here for Installation and Setup of Linux in Orange Pi R1



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