odroidm1
By Igor Pečovnik / General purposeNAS / 0 Comments

Odroid M1

In order to boot Armbian, you need to disable Petitboot by running fw_setenv skip_spiboot true in the command line of Petitboot. This won’t run Petitboot again. But cons it will only boot from eMMC or SD card, not from USB nor NMVe nor SATA.

Notebook
By Igor Pečovnik / NetworkingDesktopGeneral purposeIOTNAS / 0 Comments

Generic ARM64

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), immutable firmware (kernel upgrade locked to additionally enhance stability), kernel headers preinstalled (easy additional drivers install), ZFS 2.1.5 ready (apt install zfsutils-linux zfs-dkms), face unlock works …

Notebook
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), immutable firmware (kernel upgrade locked to additionally enhance stability), NVIDIA graphics acceleration with proprietary driver, Intel graphics acceleration also works out of the box, preinstalled Google …

odroidhc4.png
By technicavolous / NASGeneral purpose / 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.  …

nanopim4v2
By Piter / DesktopGeneral purposeNAS / 0 Comments

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 …

rockpi4
By Joe Khoobyar / General purposeNASDesktop / 0 Comments

Rockpi 4

Images below are for model C. Additional Images: For Model A (without wireless) can be downloaded here For Model B here. For Model C+ here. For Model SE, use the Model B builds here. How to install Armbian’s mainline u-boot into SPI and boot NVMe drives How to solve boot troubles with SPI enabled boards? …

orangepi-rk3399
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 …

rockpro64
By Joe Khoobyar / NASDesktopGeneral purpose / 0 Comments

RockPro64

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 …

nanopct4
By Oleg Ivanov / General purposeNASDesktop / 0 Comments

Nanopc T4

https://forum.armbian.com/topic/7385-firefly-rk3399-support-efforts-potential-csc-board https://forum.armbian.com/topic/7498-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