iW-RainboW-G27M

The iW-RainboW-G27M "SMARC" COM is based on an NXP i.MX8 QuadMax SoC, and features 6GB RAM, 16GB flash, 1080p video, dual-GbE, WiFi/BT, SATA, and more.


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Overview... System-on-Chip...
  • NXP i.MX8 QuadMax
  • Primary processor type -- 2x 1.8GHz ARM Cortex-A72 + 4x 1.2GHz ARM Cortex-A53
  • Primary processor word-width -- 64-bit
  • Primary processor cores -- 6
  • Primary processor clock rate (GHz) -- 1.8
Additional processors (if any)...
  • GPU (graphics) -- GC7000
  • MCU (microcontroller) -- 2x 266MHz ARM Cortex-M4F
  • FPGA (gates) --
  • Other (DSP, FPU, NPU, TPU, AI...) --
System RAM...
  • Maximum capacity (GB) -- 6
  • Type -- LPDDR4
  • ECC support -- No
  • Factory installed? -- Yes
On-board solid-state storage...
  • Maximum capacity (GB) -- 16.0
  • Type -- eMMC
  • Factory installed? -- Yes
Removable solid-state storage...
  • Interface type -- Other format, via pin header, etc.
  • m.2 interfaces -- 0
  • m.2 NVMe support --
SATA support...
  • SATA ports -- 1
USB ports...
  • USB hosts -- 4
  • USB host types -- 2
  • USB OTG ports -- 1
Ethernet...
  • Ethernet interfaces -- 2
  • Maximum LAN speed (Mbps) -- 1000
  • Wake-on-LAN support? --
Wireless...
  • WiFi -- dual-band 802.11ac 2x2 MU-MIMO
  • Bluetooth -- v5
  • Broadband --
  • LoRa --
HDMI...
  • Number of HDMI ports -- 1
  • HDMI version -- HDMI/DP
  • Max. HDMI resolution -- 4k
  • FPS at max. resolution --
  • HDMI audio support? -- Yes
Other display interfaces...
  • Composite video (CVBS) ports -- 0
  • Other display interfaces (DSI, LVDS, VGA...) --
Camera interfaces...
  • Number of camera ports -- 0
  • Camera interface types --
Audio I/O...
  • Analog output ports -- 1
  • Audio connector type -- n/a
  • Audio via HDMI? -- Yes
  • SPDIF interfaces -- 1
  • Line inputs -- 0
  • Mic inputs -- 0
  • On-board microphones -- 0
Other I/O...
  • GPIO -- 12
  • ADC -- 0
  • PWM -- 0
  • SPI -- 1
  • I2C -- 2
  • UARTs -- 4
  • 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 -- Yocto 4.9.51
  • Android -- Android 8.1.0
  • Windows --
  • Other OSes --
Other features not listed elsewhere:

SMARC edge connector I/O:
* 2x Gigabit Ethernet
* 2x USB3.0 Host
* 1x PCIe x 1
* 1x SATA
* 1x USB 2.0 OTG
* 4x USB 2.0 Host
* 1x SD interface (4-bit)
* 2x LVDS/MIPI-DSI channels
* 1x HDMI/DP transmitter
* 1x SSI/I2S (audio interface)
* 1x debug UART
* 2x data UART (with RTS/CTS)
* 1x data UART (without RTS/CTS)
* 2x CAN
* 1x QSPI
* 1x SPI
* 2x I2C
* 12x GPIO

Expansion connector I/O:
* 1x HDMI RX
* 2x LVDS channels
* 1x MLB port
* 1x CAN
* 1x SPDIF
* 1x ESAI port
* GPIO

* Optional 256MB QSPI flash

Physical specs...
  • Width (mm) -- 82
  • Height (mm) -- 50
  • Depth (mm) -- 0
  • Weight (gm) --
  • Input voltage, min. (V) -- 5
  • Input voltage, max. (V) -- 5
  • Input current, min. (A) -- 0
  • Input current, max. (A) -- 0
  • Operating temp., min. (°C) -- -40
  • Operating temp., max. (°C) -- 80
  • Certifications -- REACH, RoHS
Further information...
[board ID = 327]

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