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phyCORE®-i.MX8

ARM CortexTM-A72/-A53/-M4F

Speech recognition and gesture control, superior graphics performance as well as sophisticated security features.
SOM

Overview

With up to eight processor cores the flagship of the i.MX 8 family is designed to meet highest computing performance requirements for graphics, imaging and security. The i.MX 8 full-chip hardwarebased virtualization, resource partitioning and split GPU and display architecture enable safe and isolated execution of multiple systems on one processor.

Comprehensive multi-media interfaces make the PHYTEC phyCORE-i.MX 8 an ideal System on Module for image and speech recognition. Thanks to 64-bit LPDDR4 RAM support even large amounts of data can be processed quickly and efficiently.

  • i.MX 8QuadMax / i.MX 8QuadPlus / i.MX 8Quad
  • ARM Cortex A53/A72/M4F multicore
  • Bit-Width: 64 bit
  • Latest RAM technology with up to 8 GB LPDDR4 RAM
  • 64 – 256 MB Octal SPI/DualSPI Flash – PHYTEC is offical member of Micron’s Xccela consortium
  • 4 GB – 128 GB eMMC
  • Up to 4x HD Screens and 3D Graphics
  • 4K Video Functionality
  • 2x LVDS, 2x MIPI, 1x HDMI
  • 2x MIPI CSI, 1x HDMI in
  • Module dimensions: 73 x 45 mm

i.MX 8 Family

Technical Details

Features \ Name phyCORE-
i.MX 8
Product Module
Processor i.MX 8Quad
i.MX 8QuadPlus
i.MX 8QuadMax
Architecture ARM Cortex-A72/A53/M4F Multicore
Bit width 64 bit
Clock frequency up to 1.6 GHz
DSP Tensilica HiFi 4
666 MHz
Crypto AES, 3DES, RSA,
ECC Ciphers, SHA1/256, TRNG
MEMORY
NAND -
SPI NOR Flash 64 MB...256 MB Octal SPI/DualSPI Flash
eMMC 4 GB...128 GB
LPDDR4 RAM 1 GB...64 GB
EEPROM 4 kB
I N T E R F A C E S
Ethernet 2x 10/100/1000 Mbit/s
USB 1x OTG, 1x USB 3.0
UART 2x
CAN 2x
PCIe 2x
I²C up to 19
SPI up to 4x + 1x QSPI
MMC/SD/SDIO 2x
PWM yes
A/D 8x
SATA 1x
LCD 2x LVDS, 2x MIPI DSI
Audio 2x ESAI up to 4 SAI
Camera 2x MIPI CSI,
1x HDMI in
HDMI 1x
RTC i.MX 8 internal
Power Supply 3.3 V (tbd)
Dimensions 45 x 73 mm
Connector Samtec 0.5 mm pitch (480 pins)
Temperature Range -40°C...+85°C

Pricing plus VAT

Module
SOM on request
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Development Kits

PHYTEC will also offer a full scope of kits for start-up, evaluation and rapid development around our i.MX 8 Series board-level products. Standard kits will include:

  • phyCORE-i.MX 8 SOM
  • Carrier Board with fully validated circuitries and standard connectors for all common interfaces and peripheral features of the i.MX 8, usable as a development platform as well as reference design for end user carrier board designs
  • Kit variants in support of multiple operating systems:
    • Linux: Yocto environment with pre-installed and configured packages such as QT-Libs, OpenGL and Python
    • Android
    • QNX, freeRTOS and other software available upon request
  • Rich documentation: Hardware Manual, QuickStart Instructions, Application Guides, Software Application Examples

i.MX 8 Contact

Please use our contact form and get in touch with PHYTEC to receive more information about the i.MX 8 product family and discuss your project with us. 

See here for our Contact Form.