Mouser Now Stocking the BeagleBoard BeagleV-Ahead Open-Source RISC-V SBC for AI, IoT and IIoT Applications

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September 19, 2023Mouser Electronics, Inc., the authorized global distributor with the newest electronic components and industrial automation products, is now stocking the BeagleV®-Ahead open-source RISC-V single board computer (SBC) from The BeagleV-Ahead pushes open-source to the next level and gives developers more freedom and power to innovate and design industry-leading solutions in a cost-effective package. This advanced SBC uses the company's BeagleBone Black development platform as its form factor but updates the Arm® processor with a powerful RISC-V quad-core processor, AI acceleration, hybrid network connections, and a surplus of interfaces to support a variety of consumer and industrial control applications.

The BeagleV-Ahead, available from Mouser Electronics, is built around a powerful and energy-efficient open-source RISC-V instruction set architecture (ISA) featuring the Alibaba T-Head TH1520 RISC-V SoC. The 64-bit quad-core incorporates a 2GHz RISC-V Xuantie C910 (RV64GCV) processor operating at up to 1.85GHz, a Xuantie C906 audio DSP, a low power Xuantie E902 core, 50 GFLOPS Imagination 3D GPU, and 4 TOPS NPU at INT8 1GHz computing power with support for Tensor Flow, ONNX and Caffe frameworks for significant AI acceleration capabilities. On-board storage for the BeagleV-Ahead SBC includes 4GB of LPDDR4 RAM, a microSD expansion slot and 16GB of eMMC flash storage pre-installed with Yocto Linux (working prototypes of Ubuntu and Fedora are also available).

The BeagleV-Ahead includes a wide range of networking, connectivity and interface options. The SBC has a hybrid network connection, integrating 2.4G Wi-Fi® and Bluetooth® 5.2 wireless technology. It also provides a 1 Gigabit Ethernet network interface with integrated magnetics and RJ-45 connector that can offer stable scene mobility, flexibility and security. Along with its six analog inputs, the SBC also has a USB3 super-speed (5Gbps) micro-AB host/device for power and data and add-on board expansion through its mikroBUS™ shuttle connector, supporting a PWM, I2C, UART, SPI, I2S, and GPIO. Other expansion and connectors include two CSIs, micro-HDMI, DSI media ports and two BeagleBone® Black cape headers that offer endless design possibilities by enabling P8 and P9 cape header pin compatibility with over 1000 BeagleBone click boards that can stack onto the BeagleV-Ahead SBC board.

The compact 96.5 mm × 60.7 mm × 19.9 mm BeagleV-Ahead SBC is available now through Mouser Electronics. The includes the BeagleV-Ahead board, a 2.4 GHz/5 GHz antenna, a MicroUSB OTG cable and a quick-start card. With its multiple operating systems that support everything from complex AI systems and industrial controls to simple embedded projects, the BeagleV-Ahead SBC is ideally suited for Internet of Things (IoT) applications, robotics, Artificial Intelligence, embedded systems and industrial automation/factory control.

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2023 - Mouser Electronics, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is an authorized semiconductor and electronic component distributor focused on New Product Introductions from its leading manufacturer partners. Serving the global electronic design engineer and buyer community, the global distributor's website,, is available in multiple languages and currencies and features more than 6.8 million products from over 1,200 manufacturer brands. Mouser offers 27 support locations worldwide to provide best-in-class customer service in local language, currency and time zone. The distributor ships to over 650,000 customers in 223 countries/territories from its 1 million-square-foot, state-of-the-art distribution facilities in the Dallas, Texas, metro area. For more information, visit

About BeagleBoard

2023 - develops low-cost, fan-less single-board computers based on low-power Texas Instruments processors featuring the ARM Cortex-A8 core with all of the expandability of today's desktop machines, but without the bulk, expense, or noise. provides an open source development platform for the creation of high-performance embedded designs.


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