iMX7-96 Meerkat

From 96boards page:
The iMX7-96 Development Board is a 96Boards compliant Consumer Edition board based on the i.MX7 series of SoCs. The i.MX7 series is a highly integrated multi-market applications processor designed to enable secure and portable applications within the Internet of Things. iMX7-96 board features Dual-core ARM Cortex-A7 processors operating at up to 1.2GHz, Single-core ARM Cortex M4 operating up to 800MHz. In addition, an extensive set of interfaces and connectivity peripherals are included to interface to cameras, touch-screen displays ,MMC/SD cards and Media processor engine. It also fully supports wireless communication, including WLAN and BLE.


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Product overview...
  • Board Name -- iMX7-96 Meerkat
  • Category -- SBC
  • Model -- imx7-96
  • Manufacturer -- Novtech
  • Official website -- click here
  • Price -- $109 (USD)
  • Additional info may be found via this automated Google search
  • Posted 2017-10-29 12:00am
System-on-Chip...
  • NXP i.MX7 Dual
  • Primary processor type -- ARM Cortex-A7
  • Primary processor word-width -- 32-bit
  • Primary processor cores -- 2
  • Primary processor clock rate (GHz) -- 1.2
Additional processors (if any)...
  • GPU (graphics) -- 2D-only processing engine
  • MCU (microcontroller) -- 200MHz ARM Cortex-M4
  • FPGA (gates) --
  • Other (DSP, FPU, NPU, TPU, AI...) --
System RAM...
  • Maximum capacity (GB) -- 1
  • Type --
  • ECC support -- No
  • Factory installed? -- Yes
On-board solid-state storage...
  • Maximum capacity (GB) --
  • Type --
  • Factory installed? -- Yes
Removable solid-state storage...
  • Interface type -- SD (up to 32GB)
  • m.2 interfaces -- 0
  • m.2 NVMe support --
SATA support...
  • SATA ports -- 0
USB ports...
  • USB host ports -- 2
  • USB OTG ports -- 1
  • USB port types -- 2
Ethernet...
  • Ethernet interfaces -- 0
  • Maximum LAN speed (Mbps) --
  • Wake-on-LAN support? --
Wireless...
  • WiFi -- 802.11b/g/n
  • Bluetooth -- BLE 4.1
  • Broadband --
  • LoRa --
HDMI...
  • Number of HDMI ports -- 1
  • HDMI version --
  • Max. HDMI resolution --
  • FPS at max. resolution --
Other display interfaces...
  • Composite video (CVBS) ports -- 0
  • Other display interfaces (DSI, LVDS, VGA...) -- MIPI DSI
Camera interfaces...
  • Number of camera ports -- 1
  • Camera interface types -- MIPI CSI
Audio I/O...
  • Analog output ports -- 0
  • Audio connector type --
  • Audio via HDMI? -- 1
  • I2S interfaces -- 1
  • SPDIF interfaces -- 0
  • Line inputs -- 0
  • Mic inputs -- 0
  • On-board microphones -- 0
Other I/O...
  • GPIO -- 12
  • ADC -- 0
  • PWM -- 1
  • SPI -- 1
  • I2C -- 1
  • UARTs -- 1
  • RS232 (or 485 or 422) -- 0
  • IR receiver -- No
Expansion connector compatibility?
  • Arduino compatible -- No
  • Raspberry Pi compatible -- No
Miscellaneous functions...
  • Real time clock (RTC) support --
  • PMIC/PMU (power management controllers) --
  • Lithium battery support --
Operating system support...
  • Linux -- yes
  • Android --
  • Windows --
  • Other OSes --
Other features not listed elsewhere:

CPU: Dual ARM Cortex-A7 at 1.2 GHz / Cortex-M4 at 200 MHz for real time applications
Wireless: 802.11 b/g/n + BT / 2.4 GHz 802.11 b/g/n / BT 2.1+EDR (Enhanced Data Rate), BLE 4.1 / LSR Sterling-LWB
Expansion interface: 40 pin low speed expansion connector: +1.8V, +5V, SYS_DCIN, GND, UART, I2C, SPI, PCM, PWM,GPIO x12 60 pin high speed expansion connector: 4L-MIPI DSI, USB, I2C x2, 2L+4L-MIPI CSI
LEDs: 6 x LED: 4xUser controlled, 2xRadio(BT and WLAN activity)
Power source: 8V~18V@3A, Plug specification is inner diameter 1.7mm and outer diameter 4.8mm / 250 μW standby power
Source: https://www.96boards.org/product/imx7-96/

Physical specs...
  • Width (mm) -- 85
  • Height (mm) -- 54
  • Depth (mm) -- 10
  • Weight (gm) --
  • Input voltage, min. (V) -- 8
  • Input voltage, max. (V) -- 18
  • Input current, min. (A) -- 0
  • Input current, max. (A) -- 3
  • Operating temp., min. (°C) --
  • Operating temp., max. (°C) --
  • Certifications --

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