The Rev C still has a blistering 1GHz processor and 512MB onboard DDR3 RAM and like the old one it has a AM3359 microprocessor, two 46-pin headers, micro HDMI for audio/video output, USB ports, 10/100 Ethernet and other I/O features. The Rev C is an ultra-powered embedded computer that can fit in a mint tin.
We suggest picking a 5V 2A power supply and a micro-HDMI cable. If you want to use it 'head-less', a USB console cable is suggested as the 'Black does not have an onboard USB-to-Serial converter like the original BeagleBone.
The new BeagleBone Black Rev C ships with the Debian Linux w/the 3.8.13-bone kernel.
As of May 12, 2014 the BBB comes with Debian Linux w/the 3.8.13-bone kernel
Processor: Sitara AM3359AZCZ100 1GHz, 2000 MIPS