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Orange Pi Zero - other informations and expansion board
This article is short and brief. It is a few weeks after release Orange Pi Zero and so we can find other important informations about it. I show you one expansion board (shield).

Another articles about Orange Pi Zero:
Orange Pi Zero - about it and first boot
Orange Pi Zero - power consumption, thermal imaging camera, benchmark
Orange Pi Zero - speedtest of WiFi, ethernet and USB (armbian)
Orange Pi Zero - other informations and expansion board
Orange Pi Zero - LED blinking, temperature measurement (I2C) and sending data through SPI, in Pythonu

The website OSHLab shared article with one picture - very important picture. Pinout of Orange Pi Zero, I mean pinout of three headers which are on Orange Pi Zero.

As you can see, smaller header contains interface for USB 2.0, TV Out, microphone, output for for speaker and input for IR reciever.

Shield with these peripherals you can see on So, you can improve your Orange Pi Zero. You can use 2x USB 2.0 or connect it to TV through composite output.

The price of expansion board is almost $2 + $3.51 shipping.

Link to shop.

Another info about Orange Pi Zero you find on linux-sunxi.

There find "How to enable PoE" or you can download schematic of OPi Zero.
Zde naleznete například naleznete, jak zprovoznit PoE nebo si můžete stáhnout schéma desky OrangePi Zero

Protective cases for Orange Pi Zero with and without expansion board.
Without expansion board (white).

With expansion board (black).