UP Xtreme Edge Compute Enabling Kit

UP Xtreme Edge Compute Enabling Kit, powered by the 8th Generation Ultra-Low Power Intel® Core™ i3/i5/i7/Celeron CPU, is designed to boost your AI on the Edge solution. With a measure of 190x129x78.6mm, the fanless system delivers a comprehensive set of features and I/O which allows you to reach astonishing performance. The product comes with Ubuntu Image and a set of software tools to speed up your development process.

Overview

Intel® 8th gen of ultra-low power

With Intel® Whiskey Lake-U processors, Core™ i7-8665UE / Core™ i5-8365UE / Core™ i3-8145UE, and Celeron™ 4305UE, it is high performance computing with low power consumption and brings a better performance.

The system supports up to 16GB memory, 64GB storage capacity, 4K video output, and more!

Design for industrial environment

  • Support a wide DC input range of 12V – 60V with a lockable power connector.
  • Compatible with UP Xtreme fanless chassis to operate at -20 °C to 70°C.
  • TSN enabled LAN port for real-time networking support.
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Expandable to scale up

Programmable I/O via MCU

CEC feature (Consumer Electronics Control) is ready! Users can make UP Xtreme as your home media center and control by remote control now.

Taking the advantage of STM32, developers can also re-define I/O with various tools such as Arduino Create, PlatformIO and more!

AI proof

Support high-density deep learning accelerators, AI inference at the edge via Intel® Distribution of OpenVINO™ toolkit over CPU, GPU, and VPU. 

Optional VPU by adding UP AI Core XM 2280, leveraging samples and various pre-trained models come with the kit to speed up your AI development.

Production-ready computing system

The UP Xtreme Edge Compute system is production-ready for multiple vertical markets for robotics, automation, retail, AI and IoT.  Worldwide shipping in 7 days.

Kit Details

Hardware overview

  • UP Xtreme Edge Compute with the latest Intel® 8th gen Core SoC, up to 4.4GHz (Celeron-4305UE / Core™ i3-8145UE / Core™ i5-8365UE / Core™ i7-8665UE)
  • Intel® UHD Graphics 610 (Celeron) / Intel® UHD Graphics 620 (Core™ i)
  • 19V Power Supply
  • 1x US power cord + 1x EU power cord
  • Thermal block for UP AI Core XM2280 (UP AI Core XM 2280 is not included)

Preinstalled Software

  • Ubuntu* 18.04.3 LTS Desktop with UP 5.0 Kernel
  • Intel® Distribution of OpenVINO™ toolkit 2019 R3
  • Intel® Media SDK
  • Intel® Distribution for Python*
  • MRAA and UPM I/O and sensor libraries for C++, Python*, Java*, and JavaScript*
  • Docker-CE
  • k3s Kubernetes
  • ONNX
  • AWS Greengrass

What can you achieve with this kit?

You can easily utilize this kit in robotics, automation, retail, IoT and artificial intelligence (AI). It supports ROS2, TSN, AI inference and ready to connect more than 400 sensors.

With Intel® Distribution of OpenVINO™ toolkit, it accelerates Computer Vision (CV) and Deep Learning Inference from Edge to Cloud. It also offers pre-trained models, and pre-optimized kernels to increase performance for AI. 

Therefore, developers can save tremendous time without building a project from scratch.

Tech Specifications

UP Xtreme Edge Compute System
UP Xtreme Board Overview (inside UP Xtreme Edge Compute)
UP board versionUP Xtreme
CPUIntel® 8th gen Dual/Quad Core Ultra Low Power
i7-8665UE (up to 4.4 Ghz)* /
i5-8365UE (up to 4.1 Ghz)* /
i3-8145UE (up to 3.9 Ghz) /
Celeron™ 4305UE
*Intel AMT is only supported for i5 and i7.
Processor TDP15W
VPUOptional by adding UP AI Core XM 2280
GraphicsIntel® UHD Graphics 620 (Core i) / Intel® UHD Graphics 610 (Celeron)
FPGAIntel® FPGA Altera MAX 5
System memoryOnboard Dual Channel DDR4 memory, max 16 GB
Storage capacity64GB eMMC
Power consumption (typical)26W
Power12~60V DC-IN (lockable connector)
1x Power Button / LED
Operating temperature0°C~60°C (UP Xtreme board)
-20°C~70°C (UP Xtreme Edge Compute system)
Operating humidity0% ~ 90% relative humidity, non-condensing
Compatible operating systemMicrosoft Windows 10 full version, Linux (ubilinux, Ubuntu 18.04, Yocto)
Inference toolkitIntel® Distribution of OpenVINO™ toolkit 2019 R3
Supported frameworksTensorFlow, Caffe
Dimension120mm x 120mm (UP Xtreme board)
190mm x 129mm x 78.6mm (UP Xtreme Edge Compute system)
CertificateCE/FCC Class A, RoHS complaint Microsoft Azure certified
RTCYES
PXEYES
WOLYES
HS code84733000
Country of OriginTaiwan
I/O
I/OPhoenix 1: 3V3, 5V, GND, I2C, GPIO x8, PWM x2
Phoenix 2: 3V3, GND, I2C, GPIO, CAN RS & TX, ADC x7
Expansion Slot1x Minicard (PCIe [x1] Gen 3 x 1 (mSATA optional), USB 2.0 x 1) with SIM card,
1x M.2 2230 E Key (PCIe [x1] Gen 3 x 1, USB 2.0 x 2, CNVI x 1),
1x M.2 2280 B+M Key (PCIe Gen 3 x 2CH / SATA x 1)
Expansion HAT (40pin)By MAX5:
28x GPIO, 2x SPI, 2x I2C, 1x ADC, 1x I2S, 2x PWM, 1x UART, 3V3, 5V, GND
Docking Connector (100pin)USB 2.0, USB 3.0, 6 PCI-E Lane, SATA, I2C, I2S, SPI, PWM, LPC, SDIO, HSUART, ISH, GPIO.
SATA Connector 3x1
Ethernet Connector2x Gb Ethernet (full speed) RJ-45
COM PortsFintek F81801, 2x RS232/422/485
AudioALC887 for Audio Out/Mic In,
I2S
Video OutputHDMI+DP
eDP with Backlight control Headerx1
HDMI/DP STACK Connectorx1
CECx1
USB4x USB 3.0,
1x USB 2.0 pin header
Connectivity
Ethernet1x Intel i210
1x i219LM PHY
WiFiOptional (via M. 2230)
BluetoothOptional (via M. 2230)
LTE/4GOptional (via mPCIe)
DOCKING (CN11)
Add Vision Plus X for AI hardware accelerator. (compatible with UP Xtreme Board only)
Add Net Plus for 4x LAN ports. (compatible with UP Xtreme Board only)
PinSignalPinSignal
1)+12V26)NC
2)+12V27)NC
3)+12V28)NC
4)+12V29)GND
5)+12V30)GND
6)+12V31)PCIE_REFCLK0_P
7)+12V32)PCIE_REFCLK1_P
8)+12V33)PCIE_REFCLK0_N
9)NC34)PCIE_REFCLK1_N
10)NC35)GND
11)GND36)GND
12)GND37)PCIE_RXP0
13)NC38)PCIE_RXP1
14)NC39)PCIE_RXN0
15)NC40)PCIE_RXN1
16)NC41)GND
17)GND42)GND
18)GND43)PCIE_TXP0
19)NC44)PCIE_TXP1
20)NC45)PCIE_TXN0
21)NC46)PCIE_TXN1
22)NC47)GND
23)GND48)GND
24)GND49)PCIE_REFCLK2_P
25)NC50)PCIE_P3_TXP
PinSignalPinSignal
51)PCIE_REFCLK2_N76)SATA_RXP0
52)PCIE_P3_TXN77)GND
53)GND78)GND
54)GND79)USB2_DP3
55)PCIE_TXP280)SATA_TXP0
56)PCIE_P3_RXP_SWITCH81)USB2_DN3
57)PCIE_TXN282)SATA_TXN0
58)PCIE_P3_RXN_SWITCH83)GND
59)GND84)GND
60)GND85)NC
61)PCIE_RXP286)NC
62)SATA_P1_USB3_P5_RXN87)NC
63)PCIE_RXN288)NC
64)SATA_P1_USB3_P5_RXP89)GND
65)GND90)GND
66)GND91)NC
67)NC92)SATA_LED_N
68)SATA_P1_USB3_P5_TXN93)PLTRST_PNLBKLEN
69)NC94)NC
70)SATA_P1_USB3_P5_TXP95)PCIE_WAKE0_N
71)GND96)PCIE_CLKREQ0#
72)GND97)PCIE_WAKE1_N
73)NC98)PCIE_CLKREQ1#
74)SATA_RXN099)PCIE_WAKE2_N
75)NC100)PCIE_CLKREQ2#
HAT 40 (CN22)
Add PoE expansion module via 40-pin GP-bus. (compatible with UP Xtreme Board only)
PinSignalPinSignal
1)3.3V11)ANALOG_DATA2
2)5V12)I2S_BCLK
3)I2C1_DAT13)ANALOG_DATA3
4)5V14)GND
5)I2C1_CLK15)ANALOG_DATA4
6)GND16)SPI1_CS1
7)ANALOG_DATA117)3.3V
8)UART_TX18)SPI1_RX
9)GND19)SPI0_TX
10)UART_RX20)GND
PinSignalPinSignal
21)SPI0_RX31)SPI1_CLK
22)SPI1_TX32)PWM0
23)SPI0_CLK33)PWM1
24)SPI0_CS034)GND
25)GND35)I2S_WS_SYNC
26)SPI0_CS136)UART_CTS
27)I2C0_DAT37)SPI1_CS0
28)I2C0_CLK38)I2S_SDI
29)GPIO39)GND
30)GND40)I2S_SDO

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Add-ons

UP AI Core XM 2280*

AI hardware accelerator with 2x Intel® Movidius™ Myriad™ X

mPCIe LTE module kit

Quectel 4G LTE CAT4 Global module EG25-G

M.2 2230 WiFi kit

Intel® Wireless-AC 9260
(802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0)

Customize Your UP Xtreme board for Production

Advance your prototype to the next stage through custom software and hardware offered by AAEON and Canonical.

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