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ODROID-N2+ SBC gets Ubuntu 21.10, Chromium OS with Panfrost open-source GPU driver - CNX Software

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Panfrost open-source driver for Arm Mali Bifrost and Midgard GPUs has come a long way, and Hardkernel's ODROID-N2+ board now supports Ubuntu 21.10 and
Chromium OS with 3D graphics acceleration through the Panfrost driver.

As a reminder, ODROID-N2+ is a single board computer powered by an Amlogic S922X Rev.C processor clocked at 2.4GHz with an Arm Mali-G52 GPU, with up to 4GB RAM, and which comes with HDMI 2.0, Gigabit Ethernet, four USB 3.0 ports, plus a GPIO header.

ODROID-N2+ with Ubuntu 21.10 + Panfrost

Ubuntu 21.10 Impish Indiri is supposed to be released on October 14, 2021 together with Gnome 40, but Hardkernel released a development version as early as August, with Linux 5.14 and Panfrost GPU acceleration as you can see from the screenshot above.

The Ubuntu 21.10 image for ODROID-N2+ and the earlier ODROID-N2 SBC cannot be found in the Wiki just yet, but should be there by October 14 or shortly after. A screenshot shows Ubuntu Impish Indri (development branch) or Ubuntu 21.10…
Nd D, M, S K, Jean-Luc Aufranc, Cnxsoft
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