What is Banana Pi R2?

The Banana Pi R2 is a router based development board, which can run on a variety of open source operating systems including OpenWrt, Android, and Bananian. It has 4 Gigabit LAN ports, 1 Gigabit WAN, and 300Mbs wireless N capabilities.
Banana Pi is an open platform device, it is for anyone who wants to play and build with developer technology instead of simply using consumer technology. Backed by our community, starting a project and building servers is fun and rewarding. We welcome all companies, DIYers, and tech loving people within our community! Together, we can make a difference, we can discover our passions, inspire others, and build a practical project.

Key Features
  • MediaTek MT7623N, Quad-core ARM Cortex-A7
  • Mali 450 MP4 GPU
  • Mini PCIE interface
  • SATA interface
  • 4x Gigabit LAN 1x Gigabit WAN

R2 Specifications

CPU MediaTek MT7623N, Quad-code ARM Cortex-A7
GPU Mali 450 MP4
Memory 2GB DDR3 (shared with GPU)
Storage Support MicroSD (TF) card, SATA 6Gbps ,eMMC
Onboard Network 5x 10/100/1000Mbps Ethernet (MT7530)
Wifi 802.11 a/b/g/n 2.4GHz/ 5GHz(MT6625L)
BT4.1 BLE with MTK6625L chip
Video In CSI input for video cameras
Video Out HDMI
Audio Out HDMI, I2S audio
Audio In I2S
Power Source 12V @ 2A via DC power
USB Ports 2x USB 3.0 host,1x USB 2.0 OTG
Buttons Reset button, Power button, U-boot button
GPIO 40 Pins Header, 28×GPIO, some of which can be used for
specific functions including UART, I2C, SPI, PWM, I2S.
LED Red, Green, Blue
OS Android,Ubuntu,Debian,Bananian
Dimensions 148 mm × 100.5mm
Weight 100g

R2 Interface