SMARC-iMX8M

A SMARC 2.0 compatible COM based on dual- or quad-core 1.5GHz NXP i.MX8M SoCs, up to 4GB RAM and 16GB eMMC flash, plus UltraHD 4K display, HDMI 2.0a, dual channel LVDS, GbE, and more.


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Overview... System-on-Chip...
  • NXP i.MX8M
  • Primary processor type -- 2x or 4x ARM Cortex-A53
  • Primary processor word-width -- 64-bit
  • Primary processor cores -- 4
  • Primary processor clock rate (GHz) -- 1.5
Additional processors (if any)...
  • GPU (graphics) -- GC7000Lite
  • MCU (microcontroller) -- 1x ARM Cortex-M4F
  • FPGA (gates) --
  • Other (DSP, FPU, NPU, TPU, AI...) --
System RAM...
  • Maximum capacity (GB) -- 4
  • 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 -- 0
USB ports...
  • USB hosts -- 4
  • USB host types -- 2x 3.0, 2x 2.0
  • USB OTG ports -- 1
Ethernet...
  • Ethernet interfaces -- 1
  • Maximum LAN speed (Mbps) -- 1000
  • Wake-on-LAN support? --
Wireless...
  • WiFi --
  • Bluetooth --
  • Broadband --
  • LoRa --
HDMI...
  • Number of HDMI ports -- 1
  • HDMI version -- HDMI 2.0a/eDP/DP
  • Max. HDMI resolution -- 4k
  • FPS at max. resolution -- 60
  • HDMI audio support? -- Yes
Other display interfaces...
  • Composite video (CVBS) ports -- 0
  • Other display interfaces (DSI, LVDS, VGA...) -- Dual-channel LVDS
Camera interfaces...
  • Number of camera ports -- 1
  • Camera interface types -- dual MIPI CSI (2-lane and 4-lane)
Audio I/O...
  • Analog output ports -- 0
  • Audio connector type -- n/a
  • Audio via HDMI? -- Yes
  • SPDIF interfaces -- 0
  • Line inputs -- 0
  • Mic inputs -- 0
  • On-board microphones -- 0
Other I/O...
  • GPIO -- 12
  • ADC -- 0
  • PWM -- 0
  • SPI -- 1
  • I2C -- 5
  • 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 -- yes
  • PMIC/PMU (power management controllers) --
  • Lithium battery support --
Operating system support...
  • Linux -- Ubuntu 16.04, Yocto "Rocko"
  • Android -- Android 8.1
  • Windows --
  • Other OSes --
Other features not listed elsewhere:

* 4Kp60 HEVC/H.265 decoder
* 2x CAN ports
* watchdog timer
* optional -40 to 85 °C extended temp option
* optional EVK-STD-CARRIER-S20 carrier board

Physical specs...
  • Width (mm) -- 85
  • Height (mm) -- 50
  • Depth (mm) -- 0
  • Weight (gm) --
  • Input voltage, min. (V) -- 3
  • Input voltage, max. (V) -- 5.3
  • Input current, min. (A) -- 3
  • Input current, max. (A) -- 3.5
  • Operating temp., min. (°C) -- 0
  • Operating temp., max. (°C) -- 85
  • Certifications -- (none listed)
Further information...
[board ID = 325]

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