Microsemi VSC8531BBB (BeagleBoard Black Compatible) Development Board
The perfect development & evaluation tool for the brand new Microsemi VSC8531XMW Gigabit Ethernet PHY, soon to be publicly launched on May 17th, 2016. Nearly identical to the BeagleBone Black (Rev C) in design and functionality but has been upgraded to support 1GB of DDR3, as well as featuring the VSC8531 Gigabit Ethernet PHY (with supporting LDOs for 1.0V and 2.5V), the HALO Electronics TG111-MSC13LF 8-core transformer & RJ-45 jack with dual LEDs. In addition to being FCC Class B, CE, RoHS & REACH certified, this 6-layer development board, is capable of passing UNH IOL GbE, Fast Ethernet, as well as 10Base-T/Te certification.
This board will be made available for world wide sale through a variety of Microsemi Authorized Distributors in the mid-August timeframe. Just like all BeagleBoard Compatible products, the Open-Source Hardware design files will be made available along with the Open-Source Software on this site, once these devlierables have been reviewed and accepted by the Open-Source community.
- Go here to find official specifications and resources
- Go here to find community created "how to" pages and resources
- Go here to find a registry of compatible accessory board Capes