Getting Started

Getting Started #

Here you will learn more about your Orange Pi One Plus. What stuff you need to get started and how to set up the board.

Requirements #

Orange Pi One Plus #

Orange Pi One Plus

2. A power supply #

You need a power supply that provides at least 5 volts, 2.0 amps for Orange Pi One Plus. The power adapter comes in two variants EU and US plug.

5V, 4A EU plug

5V4A EU plug

5V, 4A US plug

5V4A US plug

3. A microSD card #

You need a microSD card with a capacity of at least 8 GB with class 10 speed rating.

Orange One Plus  microSD

4. A keyboard and a mouse #

To setup a Orange Pi One Plus for the first time, you will need a USB keyboard and a USB mouse. A Bluetooth keyboard and mouse can also be used after first time setup is complete.

5. A computer moniter #

For Orange Pi desktop environment, you will need a screen and a HDMI cable for Orange Pi One Plus to connect to screen.

If you don’t have HDMI capable moniter screen then a VGA moniter can be used with a HDMI to VGA adapter like the one shown below:

HDMI to VGA adapter

Set up your SD card #

Please follow this guide for setup your MicroSD card.

Prepare your microSD card