Device Comparison Matrix

In this article we put together a comprehensive list of boards for a comparison of hardware specifications. 

Note: This list does not contain all the boards which are compatible with emteria.OS. For an overview of all supported boards and devices, please visit emteria's supported hardware page.

Device Raspberry Pi 4 B Rock Pi 4 EDM-G-IMX8M-PLUS Intel NUC 11 Pro Kit

Core System

SOC Type Broadcom BCM2711 Rockchip RK3399 NXP i.MX8M Plus Intel Core i3-1115G4 
Core Type Cortex-A72 Dual Cortex-A72
Quad Cortex-A53
ARM Cortex-A53 + M7 11th Generation Intel Core Tiger Lake
No. of Cores 4 6 4x - A53
1x - M7
GPU VideoCore VI Mali T860MP4 1x GC520L (2D)
1x GC7000UL
Intel® UHD-Grafik 630
RAM 1 GB, 2 GB, 4 GB, 8GB LPDDR4 1 GB, 2 GB, 4 GB LPDDR4 2 GB, 4 GB, 6 GB, 8 GB LPDDR4 8GB, 16GB DDR4
NPU No Yes Yes No
Wired Connectivity
USB 2x USB3.0
2x USB2.0

1x USB 3.0 OTG
1x USB 3.0 HOST
2x USB 2.0 HOST
USB 3.1:
1x Host / 1x OTG (Gen 1)
USB 2.0:
1x Host / 1x OTG
3x USB 3.2 Gen1 - 5Gb/s (USB 3.0)
2x USB 4.0
2x USB-C
Ethernet Yes  Yes Yes Yes
HDMI Port 2x Micro HDMI 1x Full Size HDMI
1x Micro HDMI 2.0 
1x Full Size HDMI 2x Full Size HDMI
Analog Video Out Shared with audio jack HDMI
Video Decode: 1080p60, h.265/4, VP9, VP8
Video Encode: 1080p60, h.265/4
Analog Audio Out 3.5mm jack 3.5mm jack with mic 18x I2S TDM, DSD512, S/PDIF Tx + Rx,  No
Analog Audio In Via Audio Out Jack Via Audio Out Jack 8-ch PDM Mic input No
GPIO 40-pins 40-pin expansion header 86-pins No
SD/MMC MicroSD eMMC module, 8G/16G/32G/64G/128G 32GB eMMC 32GB eMMC
UART Yes Yes Yes Yes
Camera MIPI CSI 2 lanes camera port MIPI CSI 2 lanes via FPC connector, support up to 800MP camera

Dual MIPI CSI (4 lanes)
Interface PCIe No No 1 (x1 Gen 3) Gen 4 (m,2 22x80 slot);
Gen 3 (otherwise)
Wireless Connectivity
Wi-Fi 2.4GHz and 5GHz 802.11 b/g/n/ac 802.11 ac Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 5 – 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (optional) Wi-Fi 6 AX201
Bluetooth 5.0 5.0 Qualcomm Atheros QCA9377 Bluetooth (optional) 5.1
Power Sources USB-C USB-C
Qualcomm® Quick Charge™

USB-C DC input on rear jack, internal
2x2 power connector, with OVP/UVP
Power supply adapter with geo-specific
AC cords (IEC C5 connector)
Power Ratings 5V/1.25A USB-C
9V/2A, 12V/2A, 15V/2A, 20V/2A

Qualcomm® Quick Charge™
9V/2A, 12V/1.5A
5V DC +/-5% 19V/6.32A
Online Resources
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Installation Guide for emteria.OS Link Link Link N/A yet