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The phyCARD-XL3-i.MX6 SOM is populated with the Freescale i.MX6 providing scalability of computing performance through offered single, dual, and quad core variants. Additionally, due to identical break-out of interface signals per PHYTEC's innovative X-Arc embedded bus standard, the phyCARD-XL3-i.MX6 is compatible with other phyCARD family members making resources available at a single, 100-pin connector including Ethernet, USB, UART, SPI, I2C, audio, SDIO/MMC, GPIO, JTAG, display (LVDS), and more.
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The phyCARD-XL3-i.MX6 System on Module
The i.MX6 Cortex-A9 Processor Family
The FreescaleTM i.MX6 Series includes a highly scalable family of embedded processors based on ARM CortexTM-A9 technology with single-, dual-, and quad-core offerings delivering up to 1.2 GHz. Along with power-efficient processing capabilities, the i.MX6 Series of application processors provide a leading edge 3D graphics engine, stereoscopic image sensor support for 3D imaging, HD video engine delivering 1080p encode/decode, 3D video playback, and separate 2D engine for UI.
- i.MX6 Single, Dual, Quad core
- Up to 1 GHz/core
- VPU, IPUv3H, GPU2Dv2, OpenVG 1.2
- ARM CortexTM-A9
- Up to 1 GB DDR3 / 8 GB NAND
- X-Arc phyCARD standard Bus
- Linux and Compact 7 BSPs
|Processor||Freescale i.MX6: Single, Dual, Quad core|
|Frequency||1 GHz / core|
|DRAM||1 GB max DDR3|
|NAND||8 GB max|
|USB Host||1x HS 2.0|
|USB OTG||1x HS 2.0|
|Video||1080p60 decode; 1080p30 encode|
|Dimensions||60 x 60 mm|
|Connector||100 pin 0.635 mm pitch|
|Supply Voltage||3.3 V|
|Temperature||-40 to +85 C|
phyCARD-XL3-i.MX6 interfaces are routed to our high-density PCB interconnects on the underside of the SOM. Design the mating connectors on your Carrier Board.
The phyCARD-XL3- i.MX6 Rapid Development Kit
- phyCARD-XL3-i.MX6 System on Module
- phyBASE Carrier Board
- Linux or Compact 7 Software
- Optional LCD
- Cables, schematics, and kit CD
The phyCARD SOM provides a flexible platform and is designed to plug into the PHYTEC phyBASE Carrier Board that provides a standard set of physical I/O connectors as well as any other interface circuitry not provided on the phyCARD module itself.
Carrier Board Features
- PHYTEC X-Arc embedded bus standard
- RJ-45 Ethernet
- USB 2.0 OTG port
- 3x USB 2.0 Host interfaces
- RS-232 serial port
- SD/MMC card slot
- Stereo input and output jacks
- 3x user programmable GPIOs
- LVDS camera interface
- Universal display interface
- Lattice LC4256V PLD
The default configuration of the phyCARD-XL3-i.MX6 is: Freescale Semiconductor i.MX6 Quad @ 4 x 1 GHz, 1 GB DDR3, 1 GB NAND Flash, 10/100 Mbit/s Ethernet, LCD LVDS, Camera interface, and temperature range from -40°C to 85°C.
- Choose from a 5“, 7”, or 10” VGA LVDS display with 4-wire touchscreen
phyCARD-XL3-i.MX6 Board Support Packages
PHYTEC Board Support Packages (BSPs) are software bundles that implement and support operating systems on our System on Modules. PHYTEC BSPs are application development-ready, offering all essential drivers and board-level feature support. The only task left for you is application integration. This way, you can focus on your core competencies while we take care of the rest.
- GCC C/C++ cross development tool chain
- Eclipse IDE
- PTXdist build system
- Bootloader, kernel, file system
- Source BSP
Compact 7 Package
- Visual Studio 2007 evaluation CD
- Platform Builder 7
- SDK for application development
- Bootloader and runtime Nk.bin image
- OSDesign example
- Binary BSP, source available under EULA
- Hardware Manual - coming soon
- Linux Kit Quickstart - coming soon
- Compact 7 Kit Quickstart - coming soon
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