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Unveiling the NVIDIA Jetson Nano 2GB and Other NVIDIA GTC 2020 Announcements

 Unveiling the NVIDIA Jetson Nano 2GB and Other NVIDIA GTC 2020 Announcements 







NVIDIA Jetson Nano 2GB Press Release

https://nvidianews.nvidia.com/news/nvidia-unveils-jetson-nano-2gb-the-ultimate-ai-and-robotics-starter-kit-for-students-educators-robotics-hobbyists



I have given this one a test run, it has all the features you like for Jetson, with just 2 GB less RAM and 2 less USB ports.   This is a very affordable device to do cool apps.


  • 128-core NVIDIA MaxwellTM 
  • 64-bit Quad-core ARM A57 (1.43 GHz)

  • 2 GB 64-bit LPDDR4 (25.6 GB/s bandwidth)

  • Gigabit Ethernet

  • 1x USB 3.0 Type A ports, 2x USB 2.0 Type A ports, 1x USB 2.0

    Micro-B

  • HDMI

  • WiFi

  • GPIOs, I2C, I2S, SPI, PWM, UART

  • 1x MIPI CSI-2 connector

  • MicroSD Connector

  • 12-pin header (Power and related signals, UART)

  • 100mm x 80mm x 29mm

  • USB-C Port for Power

Depending where you or or how you buy the package you may need to buy a power supply and USB WiFi.

All of my existing workloads have been working fine in the 2GB version, but with a very nice cost saving.  The setup is easy, the system is fast, I have to highly recommend anyone looking for a quick way to do Edge AI and other edge workloads a try.   This could be a decent machine for learning.   I hooked mine up to a monitor, keyboard and mouse and I could use it right away for edge development and also as a basic desktop.   Nice work!  I might need to get 11 more of these.   These will run MiNiFi agents, Python and Deep Learning classifications at ease.

NVIDIA didn't stop with the ultimate low-cost edge device, they have some serious enterprise updates as well:

Cloudera superchargers the Enterprise Data Cloud with NVIDIA

https://blog.cloudera.com/cloudera-supercharges-the-enterprise-data-cloud-with-nvidia/

There seems to be a ton more news coming at this virtual event, so I recommend attending and watching for more detailed posts on new things coming out.

Product page: 

https://www.nvidia.com/en-us/autonomous-machines/embedded-systems/jetson-nano/education-projects/


Unboxing video:

https://youtu.be/dVGEtWYkP2c


NVIDIA Jetson Developer Community AI Projects: 

https://youtu.be/2T8CG7lDkcU


Open-source projects on Jetson Nano 2GB: 

https://youtu.be/fIESu365Sb0


Dev Blog:

https://developer.nvidia.com/blog/ultimate-starter-ai-computer-jetson-nano-2gb-developer-kit/



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