The Next Generation: Cube Orange
The Next Generation: Cube Orange...
...with the STM32F777 from STMicroelectronics is in its first test phase. ChibiOS RT will give the Cube Orange more performance than ArduPilot firmware currently needs or can use. This primarily provides the necessary basis for expanding the ArduPilot AutoPilot firmware with new features.
Therefore, the Black Cube (Pixhawk2.1 standard) continues to be the recommended long-term stable version of the cube family. The Cube Orange will be downward compatible with the current carrier boards and is otherwise identical to the Black Cube except for the faster processor. The manufacturer HEX Technology has not announced any dates for the market lauch yet.