Rapid development kit

Development platform for the phyCORE-i.MX 8M Plus module

  • i.MX 8M Plus Quad with 4x 1,6 GHz
  • Neuronal Network Accelerator up to 2.3 TOPS
  • Onboard Image Signal Processor
  • 2x MIPI CSI-2 
  • Ethernet with TSN
  • RS-232 / RS-485 switchable on the same connector
  • Measure the power consumption of the module for different load scenarios
  • Support of the i.MX 8M Plus security features
  • Integrated RAUC update client

Kit contents:

  • phyBOARD-Pollux with phyCORE-i.MX 8M Plus module
  • Linux Yocto BSP
  • Ethernet cable
  • USB cable
  • 24 V power supply including connector set
  • Quick Start Instructions
  • Commissioning guarantee
  • Workshop voucher


The phyBOARD-Pollux can either be used as a development platform for the phyCORE-i.MX 8M Plus modules or as a powerful, industry-compatible SBC for the immediate implementation of your product idea. The single board computer serves as a reference design for your customer-specific application and enables the parallel development of the software and base board for the i.MX 8M Plus module. The modern FTDI interface enables software downloads and debugging.

Areas of application:

  • process visualizations
  • quality control
  • measuring systems and much more

Sales manager Ralf Orschau explains the possibilities of the i.MX 8M Plus platform.

Module phyCORE-i.MX 8M Plus
SOM Mounting Connector insertion
Processor i.MX 8M Plus Quad
Architecture ARM Cortex-A53 / Cortex-M7
Frequency 4x 1.6 GHz + 800 MHz
SPI NOR Flash 64 MB
Ethernet 2x 10/100/1000 Mbit/s
Wireless 802.11 b/g/n (ac) 2.4 GHz / 5 GHz (via optional Wi-Fi Adapter)
Bluetooth BLE 4.2
USB 2x 3.0 Host
Serial 1x RS-232/RS-485 Full Duplex/RS-485 Half Duplex
Digital I/O optional via Expansion Connector
PCle 1x miniPCIe
Mass Memory microSD Card Slot
Display LVDS (1x 4 lanes or 1x 8 lanes), MIPI DSI (1x 4 lanes), HDMI
Audio SAI via A/V Connector
Camera 2x MIPI CSI-2 (phyCAM-M)
Expansion Bus I²C, SPI, SDIO (8-bit), UART, JTAG, USB
JTAG via Expansion Connector
User Control Elements 1x Reset Button, 1x On/Off, 1x Boot source select
Boot Source eMMC, SD Card, NOR, USB Serial Download, Internal Fuses
RTC Real Time Clock (mounted on SoM) with Gold Cap Backup
Power supply 12 V - 24 V
Dimensions 160 mm x 77 mm
Temperature range -40°C to +85°C
Betriebssystem Linux
Distribution Yocto

phyBOARD-Pollux Development Kit

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phyBOARDPollux Development Kit

Item No. KPB-03123-001

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phyBOARD Pollux
Development Kit

Item No.: KPB-03123-001

Available variants:

245.00  plus VAT.

Due to the current component situation, you will receive the delivery date in the order confirmation


Add-on Item number Price Order
Sterling WIFI Bluetooth Expansion 2.4GHz / 5GHzKPEB-WLBT-0539.00 plus VAT.
10.1" LVDS Display and Audio Expansion KitKPEB-AV-10-Pollux-Ax245.00 plus VAT.

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