Amazing Performance

Small Form. Big Performance.

We’ve set our standards for hardware high.

CORE needed to be reasonably priced and over the top in speed. We believe that we found the right mix in our hardware choices.

What’s In The Box

  • 1 x CORE
  • 1 x 2A USB Power Adapter
  • 1 x USB to Barrel Cable
  • * 1 x USB Zigbee Radio (Optional)
  • * 1 x USB Z-Wave Radio read (Optional 3rd party purchase)


  • Chipset: Amlogic S905x3
  • Processor: 64-bit quad-core ARM® Cortex™ A55 @ 1.9GHz
  • GPU: ARM® Mali-G31 MP2
  • RAM: 4GB DDR3
  • eMMC: 64GB


  • Zigbee/Thread: Zigbee 3.0 capable multi-protocol chip (TI/Silabs)
  • *There is currently no Thread firmware avaialable for CORE
  • * There are other ways to run Thread on CORE
  • Z-Wave: 700-series by Silabs
  • Ethernet: 1 Gbps
  • Wi-Fi: Through local network or future hardware expansion
  • Bluetooth: Future hardware expansion


  • DC: 5V/2A barrel connector
  • HDMI: HDMI v2.1 (Console only, no GUI)
  • USB: 1 x USB 3.0, 1 x USB 2.0 (Expandable with powered USB Hub)
  • OTHER: Various other ports are included for possible future use.

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