By Igor Pečovnik / General purposeIOTNASNetworkingDesktop / 0 Comments

Generic ARM64

improved support in GRUB (armbian wallpaper) & HiDPI GRUB support all preinstalled applications are normal apt packages current 5.15.y kernel, Jammy userland snapd is not installed (user can install it) HiDPI support (automated adjustments on big screen resolutions) ZFS 2.1.5 ready (apt install zfsutils-linux zfs-dkms) face unlock works perfectly (if your camera is supported), Installation …

By Igor Pečovnik / General purposeIOTNASNetworkingDesktop / 0 Comments

Generic Intel / AMD

Better then Ubuntu? No Canonical proprietary solutions. Better then Debian? More recent package base. Better then both: HiDPI support for GRUB and desktop (automated adjustments on big screen resolutions), NVIDIA graphics acceleration with proprietary driver, Intel graphics acceleration also works out of the box, preinstalled Google Chrome and Microsoft Visual Studio Code, ZFS 2.1.5 ready …

By technicavolous / General purposeNAS / 0 Comments

Odroid HC4

If you have variant with LCD display – here you can download driver. Important: To be able to boot clean Armbian mainline based u-boot / kernel experiences, you need to remove incompatible Petitboot loader that is shipped with the board. Try one of the following methods: Bootloader Bypass Method This is now the preferred method.  …

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Nanopi M4 V2

UART is accessible on a standard connector but with unusual speed: 1500000 If you don’t have USB Type-C PSU, you can power the board via pins 4 (5V) and 6 (GND) of the 40-pin GPIO1 header Powering related troubles are possible since USB Type-C is not PD-compliant. In fact you have to use dumb 5V PSU or …

By clee / General purposeNASDesktop / 0 Comments

Rockpi 4

Images below are for model C. For A (without wireless) can be downloaded here and for B here.How to install Armbian’s mainline u-boot into SPI and boot NVMe drivesHow to solve boot troubles with SPI enabled boards? (variant 2)

By Igor Pečovnik / General purposeNASDesktop / 0 Comments

Orange Pi RK3399

UART has unusual speed: 1500000 boot from SD card is possible by shorting TP50265 to the ground and powering the board. After Armbian boots up, you can overwrite eMMC. You need to do this procedure only once or in case you totally brick your system. once you have Armbian booting from eMMC, you can boot SD card …

By Joe Khoobyar / General purposeNASDesktop / 0 Comments


UART is accessible on pin 6 (GND),8 (TX) and 10 (RX) and with unusual speed: 1500000 Enable video and 3D acceleration flash the 128M SPI memory to also boot from USB or PXE (it if goes wrong, follow these instructions) short-pressing (~1s) the power button turns the board on, long-pressing it (~3s) turns it off. If it …

By Oleg Ivanov / General purposeNASDesktop / 0 Comments

Nanopc T4 UART is accessible on a standard connector but with unusual speed: 1500000 If you want to boot from your SD card you need to hold boot button while powering up/resetting Enable video and 3D acceleration

By manofthesea manofthesea / General purposeNASNetworking / 0 Comments


Version 7 EspressoBIN (identifiable by sata power connection instead of molex) has ethernet ports in the reverse order.  This can be fixed in armbianEnv.txt with the line “fdtfile=marvell/armada-3720-espressobin-v7.dtb” manual flashing to latest u-boot is mandatory, again (as part of 2022.05 release)! Download the right boot flash for your board: 512,1G,2G, number of RAM chips (identify …