Radxa Announce NIO 12L SBC at Embedded World 2024

Radxa, Canonical, and MediaTek Debut the NIO 12L at Embedded World: A Next-Generation Single Board Computer Powered by APU-Enabled MediaTek Genio 1200

Munich, Germany – [11th, April, 2024] – During the acclaimed Embedded World exhibition, Radxa, in alliance with Canonical and MediaTek, is thrilled to unveil the NIO 12L, a cutting-edge single board computer (SBC) engineered to inspire and empower developers, engineers, and makers across the globe. The NIO 12L, harnessing the power of the MediaTek Genio 1200 SoC with its advanced AI Processing Unit (APU), is set to make waves in high-performance computing, AI applications, and beyond.

AI at Your Fingertips with MediaTek Genio 1200 APU

The MediaTek Genio 1200’s APU feature stands out as a game-changer for AI computing on an SBC platform. Its dedicated APU facilitates AI-driven tasks, such as machine learning, computer vision, and predictive analytics, with remarkable efficiency and speed. The Genio 1200’s APU allows the NIO 12L to handle complex AI workloads natively, offering an ideal solution for edge computing scenarios where rapid, real-time processing is crucial.

Dive into the NIO 12L Experience at Embedded World

Embedded World attendees can immerse themselves in the world of the NIO 12L at the following:

  • MediaTek booth [3A-538 ]
  • Ubuntu booth [4-354]
  • Radxa/Okdo booth [3A-415]

Above booths will showcase the NIO 12L’s capabilities, including its AI prowess, through live demonstrations and interactive experiences.

Unmatched Performance and Versatility

The NIO 12L redefines the standards for SBCs, offering outstanding performance with its octa-core architecture and top-tier GPU. It is perfectly suited for an extensive range of applications, from high-end gaming to professional-grade IoT solutions. The flexible RAM and storage configurations, along with a full suite of modern connectivity options, ensure that the NIO 12L is a versatile platform ready to tackle any challenge.

Empowering Developers with Optimised Ubuntu on MediaTek Genio

’In collaboration with Canonical, the NIO 12L will ship with Ubuntu 22.04 LTS pre-installed, providing a secure, long-term supported environment for software development and deployment. The out-of-box solution offered by Canonical and MediaTek provides enterprise-grade security and meets the growing high performance computing demands of the IoT industry, leading to an As a result, developers will benefit from a familiar and easy-to-use software development flow and a faster time to the market. NIO 12L is now undergoing the Ubuntu Certification process with an extensive set of over 500 OS compatibility focused hardware tests and will be listed on Canonical’s certified hardware list when it’s ready.

Ready for the Global Market with Community Focus

Radxa, Canonical, and MediaTek are committed to making the NIO 12L available worldwide, with purchasing options through a well-established network of distributors and online retail channels. The partners are equally dedicated to building a robust community around the NIO 12L, offering comprehensive support, educational resources, and a platform for users to engage, share, and collaborate.

For more information about the NIO 12L and to place an order, please visit https://radxa.com/products/nio/12l.

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Be a part of the AI revolution with the NIO 12L at Embedded World and join a global community of innovators.

About Radxa
Radxa is a leading developer and manufacturer of single board computers known for their performance, reliability, and accessibility. Our mission is to empower creators worldwide to turn their ideas into reality with our innovative and versatile platforms.

About Canonical
Canonical, the publisher of Ubuntu, provides open source security, support and services. Our portfolio covers critical systems, from the smallest devices to the largest clouds, from the kernel to containers, from databases to AI. With customers that include top tech brands, emerging startups, governments and home users, Canonical delivers trusted open source for everyone.

Learn more at https://canonical.com/

About MediaTek
MediaTek Incorporated is a global fabless semiconductor company that enables 1.5 billion connected devices a year. We are a market leader in developing innovative systems-on-chip (SoC) for mobile devices, home entertainment, connectivity, and IoT products.



Due to MTK’s restriction, Android source code is not public because “the source code is derived from the phone android SDK, with a lot optimization”. If you are a commercial customer, you can contact Radxa to apply for access to the source code.

Hi. Are there any plans to make other boards with other SoCs from the Genio line?

Yes. Radxa is now working closely with MTK and Ubuntu. There will be new boards unveiled at Computex 2024 in Taipei.

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