$59 Jetson Nano 2GB

October 5, 2020 kangalow 0

At GTC today, NVIDIA announces the new Jetson Nano 2GB priced at only $59! Looky here: Background Back in March 2019, NVIDIA introduced the the Jetson Nano. Today, NVIDIA announces it’s little brother, the Jetson Nano 2GB. The Jetson Nano 2GB is available for pre-order. In addition to the Nano Read more …

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Clone SD Card – Jetson Nano and Xavier NX

August 8, 2020 kangalow 0

An often asked question is “How do I backup the SD card for a Jetson Nano or Jetson Xavier NX?” Here’s an answer, “Let’s use the dd tool”! Looky here: Background According to Wikipedia, dd is a command line utility, the primary purpose of which is to convert and copy Read more …


Jetson Nano B01 – Dual Raspberry Pi Cameras

April 8, 2020 kangalow 4

The new B01 revision of the NVIDIA Jetson Nano Development Kit adds another MIPI-CSI camera connector. Looky here: Background We previously wrote up how to use the Raspberry Pi Version 2.1 camera with the original Jetson Nano A02 kit. Note that several other manufacturers now offer compatible cameras, some with Read more …

Adafruit PiOLED + Nano
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Adafruit PiOLED on Jetson Nano

December 3, 2019 kangalow 2

The Adafruit PiOLED is a useful addition for many projects on the NVIDIA Jetson Nano Developer Kit. Looky here: Background One of the first public tech demos of the Jetson Nano is the JetBot. The JetBot is an open-source, entry level robot that specializes in teaching entry level deep learning. Read more …

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Jetson Nano – Extreme Cooling

November 30, 2019 kangalow 1

Our friends over at ETA Prime recently shot an Extreme Cooling video about using the ICE Tower Cooler from Seeed Studio on the NVIDIA Jetson Nano Developer Kit. Looky here: In an earlier article, Jetson Nano – Add a Fan!, we installed a  Noctua A4x20 5V PWM fan on our Read more …

More Swap Memory - Jetson Nano
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Jetson Nano – Even More Swap

November 28, 2019 kangalow 11

Swap memory is now part of the default NVIDIA Jetson Nano distribution. Here’s how to change the amount of swap memory in use. Looky here: Background Recent releases of L4T/JetPack enable swap memory as part of the default distribution. You may remember an earlier article on JetsonHacks, Jetson Nano – Read more …

OpenCV 4 on Jetson Nano

OpenCV 4 + CUDA on Jetson Nano

November 22, 2019 kangalow 35

Building OpenCV 4 with CUDA support on the NVIDIA Jetson Nano Developer Kit can be a bit of a chore. Here’s some help. Looky here: Background In an earlier article, 5 Things about OpenCV on Jetson, we discuss some of the reasons which you may want to build OpenCV from Read more …

Jetson Nano RealSense ROS

RealSense ROS Wrapper – Jetson Nano

October 25, 2019 kangalow 5

Many people use Intel RealSense cameras with robots. Here we install the realsense-ros wrapper on the NVIDIA Jetson Nano developer kit. Looky here: Background There are several members in the Intel RealSense camera family. This includes the Depth Cameras (D415, D435, D435i) and Tracking Camera (T265). There are also more Read more …


JetsonHacksNano Github Updates – October 2019

October 24, 2019 kangalow 0

With the release of JetPack 4.2.2, L4T 32.2.1 is now available for the NVIDIA Jetson Nano Developer Kit. Several of the JetsonHacksNano Github repositories on the JetsonHacksNano account have been updated to support this release. Note that each of these repositories have associated releases to match the repository with the Read more …

Jetson Nano - UART J41

Jetson Nano – UART

October 10, 2019 kangalow 16

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 …