Beaglebone Black with OpenROV Image


OpenROV Beaglebone Black Electronics


BeagleBone Black is the brain behind OpenROV. Combine this with the Controller Board's on-board Arduino, OpenROV 2.8 is both versatile and powerful with plenty of room for both software and hardware enthusiasts to play and design meaningful applications and experiments. The BeagleBone Black purchased here come pre-loaded with OpenROV's BeagleBone image.


"BeagleBone Black is development platform for developers and hobbyists. Boot Linux in under 10 seconds and get started on development in less than 5 minutes with just a single USB cable."

Note: Included in the OpenROV 2.8 Kit

Technical Specifications

Processor: AM335x 1GHz ARM® Cortex-A8

  • 512MB DDR3 RAM
  • 4GB 8-bit eMMC on-board flash storage
  • 3D graphics accelerator
  • NEON floating-point accelerator
  • 2x PRU 32-bit microcontrollers


  • USB client for power & communications
  • USB host
  • Ethernet
  • HDMI
  • 2x 46 pin headers

Software Compatibility

  • Ångström Linux
  • Android
  • Ubuntu
  • Cloud9 IDE on Node.js w/ BoneScript library
  • plus much more"


OpenROV Github: Open Source Files (software and hardware)

OpenROV v2.8 Controller Board