The chip is targetted on smart speaker market, according to rockchip guys. They have a SDK based on v4.4 kernel and build root, with a lot of voice/audio processing packages. Probably 32 bit system recommended. I don't know whether zram could help a little on memory constraint or doesn't help at all. I will give it a try when I have a board.   Both rk3308 and its G variant have similar cores/performance to Allwinner A64/R18, but they are cheaper and easier (built-in ddr2 or 16 bit ddr2