UP Squared i12

Introducing a groundbreaking single-board computer that combines the power of 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i processors with an incredibly compact form factor. For the first time, developers, industrial professionals, and makers have access to unparalleled performance in a remarkably small size. This board revolutionizes embedded systems, industrial automation, and beyond, empowering developers to push boundaries and create innovative solutions. 

Designed for developers and the industrial and embedded markets, this board boasts powerful AI capabilities, enabling machine learning, computer vision, and intelligent decision-making on the board itself. With flexible customization options and a compact size, it offers compatibility with a wide range of peripherals and expansion modules. It’s perfect for creating tailored solutions and exploring the potential of AI-driven applications. 

In summary, UP Squared i12 brings together the power of Intel Core i processors, AI capabilities, and a compact form factor. It’s a game-changer that revolutionizes computing in embedded systems and industrial automation. Empowering developers to innovate and create, this board ushers in a new era of possibilities. 

Key Strengths

Robust and Efficient Processing

UP Squared i12 series is powered by the 12th Gen Intel® Core™ processors, including options such as Intel® Core™ i7-1270PE/ i7-1260P/ i5-1250PE/ i5-1240P/ i3-1220PE and Intel® Celeron® Processor 7305E. With robust processing capabilities and support for up to 16GB of LPDDR5 memory, this board enables seamless execution of complex algorithms, AI tasks, and graphics-intensive applications, empowering developers to tackle sophisticated computing challenges effortlessly. 

High-End Graphics

The integration of Intel® UHD Graphics supports up to 64 execution units (EUs). It enables the single-board computer to handle graphics-intensive tasks, making it suitable for applications such as industrial automation, digital signage, and machine vision systems that require high-quality visuals. 

It supports up to 3 displays at the same time with up to 4K UHD resolution. 

Industrial & Secure

UP Squared i12 is designed with robust industrial and security features, ensuring reliable operation and data protection in demanding environments. With its onboard TPM 2.0 chip, the board offers enhanced security capabilities, including secure boot, data encryption, and secure storage, safeguarding sensitive information from unauthorized access. Moreover, the board is built to withstand industrial conditions, with wide operating temperature ranges, high durability, and resistance to shock and vibration. These industrial-grade features make the board suitable for deployment in rugged environments. 


The UP Squared i12 offers exceptional flexibility and expandability, making it a versatile solution for various projects. With its comprehensive range of I/O interfaces, including HDMI, DP, USB, SATA, and M.2 slots, the board allows for easy integration with a wide array of peripherals and expansion modules. Additionally, the inclusion of a 40-pin HAT GPIO header, which supports SPI, ADC, PWM, UART, I2S, and I2C interfaces, enhances the board’s expandability and compatibility with a multitude of sensors, actuators, and other devices. This flexibility enables developers to customize and expand the functionality of their projects, adapting the board to specific requirements and unlocking endless possibilities for embedded, industrial, and maker applications. 


UP Squared i12 stands out for its remarkable combination of powerful performance and compact size. With its small form factor of just 3.37″ x 3.54″ (85.6mm × 90mm), it offers a rare and impressive feat of integrating Intel® Core™ i processors into such a compact design. This achievement presents a unique opportunity for developers in embedded, industrial, and maker domains, where space is often a constraint. The compact size of this board allows for easy integration into space-limited environments, without compromising on the computing power delivered by the Intel® Core™ i processors.  

AI Capability

With built-in AI acceleration and processing capabilities, it enables developers to implement and execute AI algorithms and applications directly on the board. This empowers the board to perform tasks such as machine learning, computer vision, and intelligent decision-making, unlocking new possibilities for AI-driven applications in embedded systems, industrial automation, and beyond. By harnessing the AI capabilities of this single-board computer, developers can enhance efficiency, accuracy, and automation in their applications, driving innovation and advancement in the field of artificial intelligence. 

What you can achieve with UP Squared i12?

As a developer, UP Squared i12 is a game-changer that amplifies your capabilities and simplifies your workflow. With its high-performance Intel Core i processors and AI capabilities, you can unleash the full potential of your applications. The board provides the horsepower needed to handle complex algorithms, data processing, and real-time control, enabling you to build intelligent systems that deliver superior performance and efficiency. Its compact size and flexible I/O interfaces offer seamless integration into your projects, while the support for AI algorithms accelerates the development of machine learning and deep learning applications. By harnessing the power of this board, you can streamline your development process, optimize your algorithms, and create cutting-edge solutions for industries such as automation, robotics, IoT, and more. Say goodbye to limitations and embrace a new era of possibilities with this developer board. 

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