Backing the VisionFive 2 RISC-V dev board

Hardware

I just backed a Kickstarter project for the first time!

VisionFive 2 - open source quad-core RISC-V dev board. High-performance quad-core RISC-V single board computer (SBC) with an integrated 3D GPU, 2G/4G/8G LPDDR

Here are the press photos, showing the front and back of the board:

Photo showing the front of the board, showing the GPIO header, LCD and DSI ribbon connectors, USB-C, USB ports, audio, HDMI, and dual Ethernet
Back of the board showing eMMC, M.2 slot, FT card, and QSPI Flash

It will support various Linux distributions, but naturally I’ll be seeing what BSD I can get on it too. I think it’ll be a fun project.

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