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ARM CortexTM-A35/M4F

The phyCORE-i.MX8X System on Module combines high performance with low power consumption.


The phyCORE-i.MX 8X System on Module combines high performance with low power consumption. It was designed to be used for general purpose embedded control tasks with a good price-performance ratio.

Due to its industrial interfaces such as CAN, the phyCORE-i.MX 8X System on Module is best suitable for common industrial applications.

i.MX 8QuadXPlus / i.MX 8DualXPlus / i.MX 8DualX

  • ARM Cortex-A53/-M4F
  • Latest RAM technology with up to 4 GB LPDDR4 RAM
  • 64 – 256 MB Octal SPI/DualSPI Flash – PHYTEC is offical
  • member of Micron’s Xccela

i.MX 8 Family

Technical Details

Features\Name phyCORE-i.MX 8X
Processor i.MX 8QuadXPlus/ i.MX 8DualXPlus/ i.MX 8DualX
Architecture ARM Cortex-A35/-M4F
Bit width 32 bit
Frequency up to 1.2 GHz
DSP Tensilica HiFi 4
666 MHz
internal RAM 128 kB multimedia RAM / 64 kB Secure RAM
FPU yes
Crypto AES, 3DES, RSA,
ECC Ciphers, SHA1/256, TRNG
Watchdog yes
Tamper yes
NAND Flash 128 MB up to 1 GB (optional with eMMC)
SPI NOR Flash 64 MB up to 256 MB Octal SPI/Dual SPI Flash
eMMC 4 GB up to 128 GB (optional with NAND Flash)
LPDDR4 RAM 512 MB - 4 GB
Ethernet 2x 10/100/1000 Mbit/s (1x onboard / 1x RGMII)
USB 1x OTG, 1x USB3.0
PCI / PCIe 1
I²C up to 10
SPI 1x OCTAL SPI or 2x Quad SPI + 3 SPI
MMC/SD/SDIO 1x (only with eMMC available)
Keypad yes
PWM yes
A/D 6
LCD Interface 2x LVDS or 2x MIPI DSI, parallel
Audio ESAI
Camera 1x MIPI CSI,
1x parallel
RTC i.MX 8 internal
Power Supply 3.3V
Dimensions 52 mm x 42 mm
Connectors Samtec 0.5 mm pitch (280)
Temperature range -40…+85°C
Operating system Linux
Distribution tbd

Pricing plus VAT

SOM on request

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.



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