Battery

Jetson Orin Developer Kit – What is it?

April 27, 2022 kangalow 0

The Jetson Orin Developer Kit. In our first article and video in the series, we went over some of its features. We did not go over the what of the Jetson Orin much, or why you might use one. Here’s a hint, looky here: Introduction If you’re new to the Read more …

Hardware

System on a Chip – Inflection Point

April 23, 2022 kangalow 0

Introduction In computing I typically look for inflection points. Inflection points are where everything changes. There are usually important inflection points, or breakthroughs of some sort, every several years. One I clearly remember noticing occurred when I was walking through a place we called “shopping malls”, a collection of stores Read more …

Hardware

Jetson Nano – Boot from USB

March 10, 2021 kangalow 35

With the introduction of JetPack 4.5, it is now possible to boot your Jetson Nano from a USB drive! Looky here: Background The NVIDIA Jetson Nano Developer Kits (A02, B01, and 2GB) boot and run from a micro-SD card. It is now possible to set the Nano up to boot Read more …

GPIO/I2C

Jetson Nano 2GB GPIO Header Now Up!

November 9, 2020 kangalow 0

Some of the more popular pages on JetsonHacks are the pinouts for the GPIO headers on each of the Jetson developer kits. Here’s a new one for the Jetson Nano 2GB! The Jetson Nano 2GB GPIO J6 Header Pinout gathers together some of the information that’s spread over several documents such as Read more …

Jetson Backup
Hardware

Let’s Backup!

July 21, 2020 kangalow 5

Once you have your Jetson all setup the way you like it, back it up! Nuts and Bolts If you are only interested in a backup method, we’ve written some scripts that use the Linux rsync command line utility to backup the root directory of a Jetson to another directory. Read more …

Pin 1 - Jetson Xavier NX
GPIO/I2C

Jetson Xavier NX Pinout now up

June 17, 2020 kangalow 5

Some of the more popular pages on JetsonHacks are the pinouts for the GPIO headers on each of the Jetson developer kits. Here’s a new one for the Xavier NX! The Jetson Xavier NX GPIO J12 Header Pinout gathers together some of the information that’s spread over several documents such Read more …

GPIO/I2C

SPI on Jetson – Using Jetson-IO

May 4, 2020 kangalow 20

Remember when you had to jump through all sorts of hoops to get your NVIDIA Jetson NVIDIA Kit to be able to understand Serial Protocol Interface (SPI) devices? Those days be gone. Looky here: Background The introduction of JetPack 4.3 brings with it a new tool, Jetson-IO. All of the Read more …

Jetson Nano - UART J41
GPIO/I2C

Jetson Nano – UART

October 10, 2019 kangalow 21

There is a UART on the J41 GPIO Header of the NVIDIA Jetson Nano Developer Kit. Useful when you need a little bit of extra serial connectivity action. Looky here: Background There are two UARTs on the Jetson Nano. We have an article about the Serial Debug Console which is Read more …

GPIO/I2C

Jetson Nano – Using I2C

July 22, 2019 kangalow 49

A simple way to control Servo Motors on the NVIDIA Jetson Nano Developer Kit is to connect the Jetson Nano via I2C to a PWM Driver. Looks here: Background There are four types of serial communication ports on the Jetson Nano. The most obvious is USB, which is where you Read more …