socionext

A product that incorporates Socionext’s highly power-efficient 24-core ARM® Cortex®-A53 (SynQuacer™ “SC2A11”) in a single chip. It supports open firmware and standard OS installers, allowing flexible development.
It can also be used to develop AI applications and secure applications.

Key Functions and features of the SynQuacer equipped 96Boards

  • Multi-core Processor

    • High-speed native compiling is possible
    • Equipped with 24 cores of ARM® Cortex®-A53
    • High power efficiency (perfect for edge computing applications)
  • Development with full open source

    • SCP-firmware / trusted-firmware-a / uefi / linux
    • Compatible with OpenCV/Caffe/Tensorflow AI application development environment
    • Can be used for OP-TEE secure application development
  • Support for standard installer of distribution

    OS installation such as Debian/Ubuntu/RHEL/Centos can be performed by the standard installer (no batch required)

Product specifications

ARM CPU SynQuacer “SC2A11”
Processor Coretex-A53 MPCore 24cores, 1GHz,
L1 I/D=32KB/32KB,
L2 =256KB,
L3 =4MB
Memory I/F DDR4-2133Mbps 64-bit + ECC
PCIe PCI Express Gen2, Root/Endpoint, 4 lanes (2 systems/ for SoC IF)
LAN 2ch 1Gbps with IPSec Network Offload Engine (wire-speed)
Storage I/F HSSPI, eMMC
Serial I/F UART, I2C, GPIO
The microATXBoard with SynQuacer SC2A11
SoC SynQuacer “SC2A11”
(ARM Cortex-A53 x24Cores)
External form Standard MicroATX Form Factor
DDR I/F 1×4GB DDR4-2133 UDIMM without ECC
(up to 4×16GB DDR4-2133 RDIMM with ECC)
LAN 2ch 1Gbps
PCIe I/F Two of 1 Lane per slot, one 16 Lanes slot
– 1 for PCIe Graphics card
– 1 for PCIe IO Extension
– 2x USB3.0/2.0 + 2x SATA
Other 1×UART via micro USB for console,
40pin LS Expansion Connector,
RTC

Product accessories

Accessories 8-point system set
(SC0FQAA-B)
Single board
(SC0FQAA-B-000)
Part Number
1. Mother Board
2. Chassis BK623
(INWIN industrial PC case IW-BK623/300-H E USB3.0 Black 300W SFX power source equipped MicroATX mini tower case)
3. DIMM CT4G4DFS824A
(Crucial 4GB DDR4-2400 UDIMM)
4. Graphic Card GT710-SL-1GD5
(GeForce GT 710 Video Card)
5. HDD WD10EZEX
[1TB SATA600 7200]
6. SATA cable
7. ATX power cord
(Plug Type A)
8. I/O Shielding

When purchasing a single board (SC0FQAA-B-000), it is necessary to prepare a separate power supply and DIMM.
Although not included with the single board (SC0FQAA-B-000), the list of accessories (DIMM, Graphic Card, HDD/Storage) whose operation have been confirmed is listed below.

DIMM

  • CT4G4DFS824A (Crucial 4GB DDR4-2400 UDIMM)
  • MTA18ASF2G72PDZ-2G3B1RK (Micron 16GB DDR4-2400 RDIMM)
  • TS2GLH72V4B (Transcend 16GB DDR4-2400 RDIMM)

Graphic Card

  • Geforce GT710 LP 2GB Passive (ELSA)
  • 9600GT ECO 512MB 256BIT DDR3 (ZOTAC)
  • Extreme N6600LE Silencer/TD/256M (ASUS)
  • N680 GTX-PM2D2GD5 (MSI)
  • VCGGTX580XPB (PNY)

HDD/Storage

< SATA >

  • WD10EZEX (Western Digital, 1TB SATA600 7200)

< PCIe >

  • MZ-V6E500B/IT (Samsung, NVMe 500GB)