When comparing VIBE2 vs Rock64, the Slant community recommends Rock64 for most people. In the question“What are the best single-board computers?” Rock64 is ranked 10th while VIBE2 is ranked 36th.
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Pro On board wireless support
Includes 3G GSM/CDMA, GPS, WiFi and Bluetooth
Pro BeagleBone Compatible
Compatible with many exiting BeagleBone capes
Pro Support Industrial connections
Pro Have 4G LTE for all the NA/ Rest of World bands
Pro Has included Cat M and NBIoT support
Pro USB 3 Bus support
Pro Beats Raspberry Pi on price and performance
Pro Can have up to 4gb of low power RAM
Pro Gigabyte ethernet
Pro 4K/60h hdmi 2a
Pro Barrel power connector
More rugged connection. Less likely to be damaged.
Pro Extra Gpio pins
Pro Main header Pi 3 pin layout
Can use Pi shields.
Con Lack of support, Unstable USB 3,
Only Android with TV UI is available. It is almost unusable with a touchscreen display.
Community is somewhat helpful but is very small. The board developers do not participate in community discussions. No regular Android build available. Lack of accessories and project guidelines.
Con Power connector is not MicroUSB or MiniUSB
Can't use power banks as a power source because of that.