MaaXBoard Mini

The MaaXBoard Mini is based on the NXP i.MX8M Mini SoC, and features 2GB RAM, microSD or 16GB eMMC storage, and I/O including GbE, WiFi, BT, MIPI-DSI, MIPI-CSI, 2x USB, and 40-pin Raspberry Pi style expansion.


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Product overview...
  • Board Name -- MaaXBoard Mini
  • Category -- SBC
  • Model --
  • Manufacturer -- Avnet
  • Official website -- click here
  • Price -- $73 (USD)
  • Additional info may be found via this automated Google search
  • Posted 2020-09-20 3:11pm
System-on-Chip...
  • NXP i.MX8M Mini
  • Primary processor type -- Arm Cortex-A53
  • Primary processor word-width -- 64-bit
  • Primary processor cores -- 4
  • Primary processor clock rate (GHz) -- 1.8
Additional processors (if any)...
  • GPU (graphics) -- GC NanoUltra (3D), GC320 (2D)
  • MCU (microcontroller) -- Arm Cortex-M4 (@ 400MHz)
  • FPGA (gates) --
  • Other (DSP, FPU, NPU, TPU, AI...) --
System RAM...
  • Maximum capacity (GB) -- 2
  • Type -- DDR4
  • ECC support -- No
  • Factory installed? -- Yes
On-board solid-state storage...
  • Maximum capacity (GB) -- 16
  • Type -- eMMC
  • Factory installed? -- No
Removable solid-state storage...
  • Interface type -- microSD
  • m.2 interfaces --
  • m.2 NVMe support --
SATA support...
  • SATA ports --
USB ports...
  • USB host ports -- 4
  • USB OTG ports --
  • USB port types -- 2.0
Ethernet...
  • Ethernet interfaces -- 1
  • Maximum LAN speed (Mbps) -- 1000
  • Wake-on-LAN support? --
Wireless...
  • WiFi -- 802.11 b/g/n/ac
  • Bluetooth -- 4.2
  • Broadband --
  • LoRa --
HDMI...
  • Number of HDMI ports --
  • HDMI version --
  • Max. HDMI resolution --
  • FPS at max. resolution --
Other display interfaces...
  • Composite video (CVBS) ports --
  • 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 -- 1
  • Audio connector type --
  • Audio via HDMI? --
  • I2S interfaces --
  • SPDIF interfaces --
  • Line inputs -- 1
  • Mic inputs --
  • On-board microphones --
Other I/O...
  • GPIO -- 40
  • ADC --
  • PWM -- 4
  • SPI -- 3
  • I2C -- 4
  • UARTs -- 4
  • RS232 (or 485 or 422) --
  • IR receiver -- No
Expansion connector compatibility?
  • Arduino compatible -- No
  • Raspberry Pi compatible -- Yes
Miscellaneous functions...
  • Real time clock (RTC) support --
  • PMIC/PMU (power management controllers) --
  • Lithium battery support --
Operating system support...
  • Linux -- Debian, Yocto
  • Android -- Android 9.0
  • Windows --
  • Other OSes --
Other features not listed elsewhere:

* DC input via USB Type C connector
* 40-pin expansion connector, described as “partially Raspberry Pi HAT compatible”
* 2x push-buttons, 2x LEDs
* TrustZone, AES256, Secure RTC, eFuse Key Storage, True RNG, 32KB secure RAM
* Option: 16GB eMMC instead of microSD slot
* Note: Embest, which was acquired by Avnet, is now called Avnet Manufacturing Services

Physical specs...
  • Width (mm) -- 85
  • Height (mm) -- 56
  • Depth (mm) -- 17
  • Weight (gm) --
  • Input voltage, min. (V) -- 5
  • Input voltage, max. (V) --
  • Input current, min. (A) --
  • Input current, max. (A) -- 3
  • Operating temp., min. (°C) -- 0
  • Operating temp., max. (°C) -- 70
  • Certifications --

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