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DragonBoard 820c featuring the custom 64-bit Qualcomm® Kryo™ quad-core CPU

• The DragonBoard 820c development board is based on the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 820E embedded platform with the custom 64-bit Qualcomm® Kryo™ quad-core CPU and is compliant with the 96Boards Consumer Edition Extended Version specification managed by Linaro. Included on the board is 3GB PoP LPDDR4 SDRAM and 32 GB UFC Flash.  Connectivity options include: WLAN 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GbE, USB 2.0 and 3.0, and GPS.  The Qualcomm® Adreno™ 530 @ upto 653MHz GPU supports 4K UltraHD@30fps video playback and capture with H.264 (AVC) and H.265 (HEVC).  The board supports 3 image sensors up to 28 MP.

• This board currently supports the Linux Debian operating system with planned Linux OpenEmbedded support. Support is provided by at
• Please refer to Hardware Manual and Getting Started Instructions at Additional documentation is available at
The recommended power supply part number is WM24P6-12-A-QL
• CPU: Snapdragon 820E embedded platform, customized 64-bit ARMv8-compliant quad-core applications processor (Kryo) up to 2.35 GHz

• Graphics: Qualcomm® Adreno™ 530 graphics processing unit (GPU)

• DSP: Qualcomm® Hexagon™ 680 DSP with dual-Hexagon vector processor (HVX-512) up to 825 MHz

• Sensors: Dedicated low-power Snapdragon Sensor Core (SSC) with DSP with direct access to internal cores to support always-on low-power use cases

• Display: Two 4-lane DSI DPHY 1.2 and HDMI 2.0 (4K60) or 4K30 Miracast, Display 3840 x 2400 at 60fps, 2560 buffer width (10 layers blending), VESA DSC 1.1. Complete 4K60 entertainment system (4k60 H.265/VP9 decode with uncompressed 4k display, HDMI 2.0)

• Camera: Three 4-lane CSI (4+4+4 or 4+4+2+1) DPHY1.2 at 2.0 Gbps per lane or Three 3-trio CPHY1.0 at 17Gbps. Dual 14-bit image signal processing (ISP).

• Memory: Quad-channel, 16-bit, 3 GB PoP LPDDR4 SDRAM designed for 1866 MHz clock rate / UFS2.0 gear 3 (1-lane) 32GB, and SD3.0

• Connectivity:Dual-Band 2x2 802.11ac and Bluetooth 4.2 supported through QCA6174A Combo Module

• Location: GPS and GLONASS

• OS Support: Linux Debian with planned Linux OpenEmbedded support

• Expansion Connectors:
   o 1x 96boards 40 pin Low-Speed connector (UART x2, SPI, I2S, I2C x2, GPIO x12, DC power)
   o 1x 96boards 60 pin High-Speed connector (4L-MIPI DSI, USB, I2C x2, 2L+4L-MIPI CSI)
   o 2x Analog expansion connector (headset, speaker via sound-wire interface, microphones, line-outs)
   o 1x 60 pin High-Speed connector (secondary 4L-MIPI DSI, SSC serial busses, TSIF – connection available only in hardware)

• I/O Interfaces:
   o HDMI Full-size Type A connector (4K@60fps)
   o 1x USB 2.0 micro B (device mode only), 2x USB 3.0 type A (host mode only), micro SD card slot
   o Three PCIe interfaces - PCIe V2.1 5GT/s
   o 1x GbE RJ45, 1x PCIe HMC, headset
Production Ready SOMs

For production ready 820 based SOMs, please view the products below.

eInfochips EIC-Q82-200

eInfochips EIC-Q820-210

Intrinsyc QC-DBI00004 


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  • USB
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  • I2C
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  • SPI
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