Ectaco | Partner ES-X5 | Introduction to the i.MX Applications Processor Portfolio

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August 2013
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Your Interface to the World
i.MX families offer the most versatile platforms
for multimedia and display applications,
bringing personality and interactivity to a
whole new world of products
Auto
Smart Devices
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Industrial
Medical
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New!
Kinetis
Vybrid
i.MX
Microcontrollers
Controller Solutions
Microprocessors
Rich Apps in
Real Time
Your Interface to
the World
Design Potential.
Realized.
The most scalable solutions of
ultra-low power mixed-signal
MCUs based on the ARM
Cortex-M architectures in the
industry.
Real-time, highly integrated
solutions with best-in-class 2D
graphics to enable your system
to control, interface, connect,
secure and scale.
Industry’s most versatile
solutions for multimedia and
display applications, with
multicore scalability and marketleading power, performance and
integration.
Consumer
Consumer
Consumer
Industrial
Automotive
Automotive
Industrial
Industrial
Freescale gives you the market’s widest range of ARM-based solutions for automotive, industrial, consumer
and networking applications. Find your ideal solution at the price, performance and power level you desire
and leverage the extensive software and tool bundles available
to speed and ease your design process.
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Freescale is a trusted provider of high quality technical solutions that enable the
development of breakthrough Smart Devices
Trusted Partner
Freescale is on your team,
delivering innovative products
with long lives and the quality
you expect from a leader.
Enablement
Freescale’s ARM portfolio has
the technical infrastructure to
provide the highest level of
support in the IC industry
Technology Leadership
Freescale’s i.MX family
includes a wide range of
platforms giving customers
access to the necessary
components for designing
breakthrough embedded
systems
Embedded Leadership
Development Platforms
Broad Portfolio
Long Product Lives
Vast Ecosystem
Power & Performance
Leadership
Quality
Software Completeness
Scalable Platforms
Service
Ease of Use
Targeted Reference Designs
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Freescale is a trusted provider of high quality technical solutions that enable the
development of breakthrough Smart Devices
Trusted Partner
Freescale is on your team,
delivering innovative products
with long lives and the quality
you expect from a leader.
Enablement
Freescale’s ARM portfolio has
the technical infrastructure to
provide the highest level of
support in the IC industry
Technology Leadership
Freescale’s i.MX family
includes a wide range of
platforms giving customers
access to the necessary
components for designing
breakthrough embedded
systems
Embedded Leadership
Development Platforms
Broad Portfolio
Long Product Lives
Vast Ecosystem
Power & Performance
Leadership
Quality
Software Completeness
Scalable Platforms
Service
Ease of Use
Targeted Reference Designs
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Automotive
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eReaders
Infotainment
Telematics
Instrument Clusters
Vision/Camera Systems
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Monochrome eReader
Color eReaders
Smart Devices
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Media Tablets
IPTV/Streaming Media
Smart Monitors
Media Phones
Printers
Appliances
Scanners
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Medical – Patient Monitoring
Medical tablets
Industrial tablets
Smart Energy
Factory Automation
HMI
Aerospace and Defense
Digital Signage
It’s about consumerization of… Everything
Car Infotainment
IP Phones
Appliances
Medical
Digital signage
Education Devices
IPTV
Industrial HMI
Metering
In-flight Infotainment
Enterprise Tablets
To:
From:
High-performance
hardware
+ OpenOS
+ Specialized apps
Specialized
(low-end) hardware
with RTOS
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DECT Phones
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Positivo i.MX53
Acer - i.MX51
Toshiba i.MX53
QOOQ - i.MX37
Hercules
i.MX51
Orange Tabbee 2
Isabella Visit - i.MX31
Logitech Squeezbox
– i.MX25
Technicolor Media Touch
RealEase Shogo –
2.0 – i.MX51
Huawei MC850 – i.MX51
i.MX37
Sharp
Galapagos
– i.MX51
Yulong
“Coolpad N900”
Elonex eTouch
Philips Go Gear
Connect – i.MX51
China Telecom –
Lifepad A800
Genesi – i.MX51
Vodafone i.MX51
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Creative – STMP3780
Fujitsu
i.MX53
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ZTE i.MX53
Creative Zen
Touch 2 - i.MX51
Telstra T-hub i.MX31
HP Photosmart eStation - i.MX51
Eren Ebeni.MX51
Kobo Vox
i.MX51
Logitech
Harmony 1000 Remote
i.MX21
Honeywell Lynx
Touch security panel
with the i.MX25
Giant Waterproof Tablet –
i.MX53
Maxtrack tablet for Brazilian
Police with i.MX51
Icephone, Medical Phone
with i.MX31
Gigaset DECT
phone with
i.MX233
Avaak Vue Personal
Video Network
With the i.MX25
Invoxia
IP Phone - i.MX503
Sophia systems’
non-contact card
Reader/Writer for
DoCoMo with
i.MX51
Televic in Belgium
trams using MX51
i.MX233 based
i’mWatch
Navico
Marine Navigation
i.MX51
i.MX25 based picking
application, logistics market
system in warehouses
AMX 20.3" Modero X Series
Panoramic Table Top Touch
Panel with i.MX53
Sharp eDictionary with
i.MX28
Japanese Boarding Gate Pass
Reader with i.MX27
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Harris military communication
equipment with i.MX27
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Self service touch
screen terminal
Gigaset DECT
phone
– i.MX233
China Telecom
P7 Media Phone – i.MX51
Telstra T-hub – i.MX51
Huawei MC850 – i.MX51
BlackBerry Curve
- MXC
ACN IP Phone –
i.MX27
Invoxia
HD Phone - i.MX50
Yulong TV phone
– i.MX31
Skype DECT phone
– i.MX28
Orange Livephone Touch
– i.MX31
Yulong smartphone
– i.MX31
PCCW Eye – i.MX21
PCCW Eye Home
Smartphone – i.MX51
Avaak Vue Personal
Video Network – i.MX25
Coship E89
smartphone –
i.MX31
Coolpad 8910
smartphone
– i.MX51
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Icephone Medical Phone
– i.MX31
i.MX2x : ARM9
i.MX3x : ARM11
i.MX5x : ARM Cortex A8
Galentia Liverpool FC
phone – i.MX31
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Amazon
Sony
Kindle DX & Kindle 2
i.MX31
Kobo (Fnac/WHSmith)
i.MX35
i.MX50
i.MXL
Kindle,
Kindle Touch
i.MX50
Kindle 3
i.MX35
Ectaco
Pocketbook
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i.MX50
Hanvon
Google / iRiver
i.MX50
i.MX35
i.MX31
i.MX50
i.MX50
Bebook
Booq
i.MX31
Acer
Medion
i.MX35
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i.MX51
i.MX50
Onyx
Greenbook
Jinke
i.MX50
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Supply
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Software
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10-15 year longevity commitment
Industrial & Automotive qualifications
Long history of strong partnerships with global distributors
Freescale coded, tested, and supported OSs (Android, Linux, Windows Embedded)
Free software codecs optimized for Freescale solutions.
Wide ecosystem to support tool chains, modules, system integrators, software and design
services
Ease of Use
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All generally launched products are accessible via the web.
Quicker time to market through reference platforms
Integration of key peripherals (CAN,1588 Ethernet, dual Ethernet, boot modes, graphics and
video accelerators, etc.) to reduce system cost and complexity, improve performance, lower
power consumption
Low cost development systems such as the i.MX53 Quick Start Board.
Extensive i.MX community - www.imxcommunity.org
Part of a vast portfolio of product technologies offered by Freescale
Freescale is a leader in multiple markets (automotive, industrial, consumer, networking) –
leveraging technology from all markets across product portfolios
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Broad Software Support
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Mature Freescale Linux offering. Charter member of Linaro
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3rd generation Android offering with 3.0 and 4.0 support in Q1 2012
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10+ years of Windows Embedded development
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RTOS support including QNX, VxWorks, Integrity
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Strong Ecosystem with Module Manufacturers and Software Integrators
Industrial Environment and Peripheral Support
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3.3V IO
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0.8mm pitch package to reduce PCB & manufacturing cost
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Flexible interface support including legacy interfaces – DDR2, DDR3, LVDS
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Broad peripheral support – Gbit ethernet, CAN, SATA, PCI-E, LVDS
Extended Temp range available with full Industrial qualified parts
Up to 15 year lifetime support for manufacturing
ARM920™
ARM926™
400MHz
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ARM1136™
532MHz
ARM® Cortex A8 ARM® Cortex A9 ARM® Cortex A53
1.5GHz-2GHz
800MHz-1GHz
1GHz-1.2GHz
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The embedded market needs long-term product support
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Freescale has a longstanding track record of providing
long-term production support for our products
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Freescale is pleased to provide a formal product
longevity program for the market segments we serve
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For the automotive and medical segments, Freescale
makes a broad range of devices available for a minimum
of 15 years
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For all other market segments in which Freescale
participates, Freescale makes a broad range of devices
available for a minimum of 10 years
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Life cycles begin at the time of launch
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A list of participating Freescale products is available at:
www.freescale.com/productlongevity
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Freescale is a trusted provider of high quality technical solutions that enable the
development of breakthrough Smart Devices
Trusted Partner
Freescale is on your team,
delivering innovative products
with long lives and the quality
you expect from a leader.
Enablement
Freescale’s ARM portfolio has
the technical infrastructure to
provide the highest level of
support in the IC industry
Technology Leadership
Freescale’s i.MX family
includes a wide range of
platforms giving customers
access to the necessary
components for designing
breakthrough embedded
systems
Embedded Leadership
Development Platforms
Broad Portfolio
Long Product Lives
Vast Ecosystem
Power & Performance
Leadership
Quality
Software Completeness
Scalable Platforms
Service
Ease of Use
Targeted Reference Designs
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2001
2003
2005
2009
2011
Dragonball
i.MX1
i.MX2 Series
i.MX3 Series
i.MX5 Series
i.MX 6 Series
1st
1st FSL ARM9
Apps Processor
90nm LP
HW Video Accel
Analog Integration
ARM11
GPU Integration
65nm LP/GP
ARM Cortex-A8
>1GHz
40nm LP
ARM Cortex-A9
Multi-core family
FSL Apps
Processor
50+ Products
>150M Units
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Clear market leader for eReader applications processors (IDC)
• No. 1 in Applications Processors (IDC 12/2011)
• No. 2 in Auto Infotainment (Strategy Analytics)
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Luxury
Infotainment
Advanced
HMI
Color
eReader
Business
Tablet
Mainstream
Infotainment
Medical
Monochrome
eReader
Single
Function
Tablet
Connected
Radio
Smart
Energy
Meter
i.MX 6Dual
i.MX 6DualLite
i.MX53
i.MX 6Solo
i.MX 6SoloLite
i.MX28, i.MX233,
i.MX25, i.MX35,
i.MX50
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Good, Better, Best Differentiation
Media Box
Content Creation, Technology Driver
High
Performance
Tablet
Performance/ Multimedia Capability
i.MX 6Quad
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Industry’s Most
Scalable ARM
Processors
Build scalable product lines with
ultimate versatility
Software and hardware
compatibility across single, dual
and quad core devices
Easy to use development kits
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Best-in-class performance, low
power consumption and bleeding-edge
multimedia and graphics
Optimized peripheral sets tailored to
serve automotive, industrial and
consumer markets
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Saves development costs and improves time to market.
Scalability with multiple cores is key to implement this strategy.
Quad
Core
High-End
(6Quad)
High-End
(6Dual)
Smart
Device
Design
Dual
Core
Low-End
(6DualLite)
Single
Core
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High-End
(6Solo)
Low-End
(6SoloLite)
IPTV
High Performance Tablet
Auto Infotainment
Smart Monitor
Business Tablet
Media Tablet
IP Phone
Tablets for Kids
Mainstream Infotainment
Color eReaders
Smart Energy
eReaders
Entry Auto Infotainment
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Make It Look Good
Being the Same
Is Different
Scalable multicore processors
enables one software
design for a portfolio of
products.
Do More with
Less Power
i.MX 6 Series
Built on ARM®
Cortex™-A9
Get clean, crisp and complex
graphics powered by
200MT/s. Three dedicated
graphics engines for
uncompromised user
experience.
Make It Pop
Achieve Blu-Ray Disc™
quality, visually stunning dual
stream 1080p, 50Mb/s video.
Innovate with 3D and
image recognition.
24 hours of video playback,
30+ days of standby time
through unique low-power
design and multicore
utilization.
Industry’s most scalable and powerful platform for
multimedia and display applications
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Scalable series of five ARM Cortex A9-based SoC Families
i.MX 6
i.MX
6SoloLite
i.MX 6
i.MX
6Solo
i.MX 6
i.MX 6
i.MX
6DualLite
i.MX
6Dual
Pin-to-pin Compatible
Software Compatible
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i.MX 6
i.MX
6Quad
Red indicates change from column to the left
i.MX 6SoloLite
• Single ARM® Cortex™A9 at 1.0GHz
• 256KB L2 cache, Neon,
VFPvd16, Trustzone
• 2D graphics
• 32-bit DDR3 and
LPDDR2 at 400MHz
• Integrated EPD
controller
i.MX 6Solo
• Single ARM Cortex-A9
at 1.0GHz
• 512KB L2 cache, Neon,
VFPvd16, Trustzone
• 3D graphics
with 1 shader
i.MX 6DualLite
• Dual ARM Cortex-A9 at
1.0GHz
• 512KB L2 cache, Neon,
VFPvd16, Trustzone
• 3D graphics
with 1 shader
i.MX 6Dual
• Dual ARM Cortex-A9 at
1/1.2GHz
• 1 MB L2 cache, Neon,
VFPvd16, Trustzone
• 3D graphics
with 4 shaders
• 2D graphics
• Two 2D graphics
engines
• 32-bit DDR3 and
LPDDR2 at 400MHz
• 64-bit DDR3 and 2channel 32-bit LPDDR2
at 400MHz
• 64-bit DDR3 and 2channel 32-bit LPDDR2
at 533MHz
• Integrated EPD
controller
• Integrated EPD
controller
• Integrated SATA-II
• 2D graphics
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i.MX 6Quad
• Quad ARM Cortex-A9
at 1.2GHz
• 1 MB L2 cache, Neon,
VFPvd16, Trustzone
• 3D graphics
with 4 shaders
• Two 2D graphics
engines
• 64-bit DDR3 and 2channel 32-bit LPDDR2
at 533MHz
• Integrated SATA-II
ARM Cortex-A9 based solutions ranging up to 1.2GHz
i.MX 6 Series
HD 1080p encode and decode (except 6SL)
3D video playback in High definition (except 6SL)
Low power 1080p playback at 350mW Integrated IO’s that include HDMI v1.4, MIPI and LVDS
display ports, MIPI camera, Gigabit Ethernet, multiple USB 2.0 and PCI-Express
• SW support: Google Android™, Windows® Compact 7, Linux®, QNX
Features vary by product family
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Highlights
i.MX 6Dual/6Quad VPU
i.MX 6Dual/6Quad IPU
-H.264 MVC1080p60 decode
-H.264 MVC 720p60 encode
- 350mW power consumption for single video!
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Four Display support (2x MIPI-DSI, Parallel, HDMI v1.4a)
Stereoscopic camera input
Color adjustments and gamut mapping
Gamma correction and contrast stretching
Compensation for low-light conditions & backlight reduction
Image
capture
Recording Video
VPU
2x/4x ARM
Cortex- A9s
3D LCD
Publish
IPU
Movie Content
2D/3D
Graphics
3D Television
Game Content
i.MX 6Dual/6Quad Triple-Play Graphics
- 3 engines: 3D, OpenVG and BLT
- 200 MT/s, 4 shaders, 3 separate engines
- High quality 3D games optimized for mobile
- Augmented reality views (real world + 3D objects)
- Advanced 3D video formats (source/depth format)
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i.MX 6Dual/6Quad– 2x/4x cores
- Create, transform, enhance, & publish multimedia fast!
- Intuitive User Interfaces for content viewing
- Scalability for ‘the next big use case’
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Feature
i.MX25x
i.MX233
i.MX28x
RAM
128KB
32KB
128KB
Flash Interface
MLC/SLC NAND Flash w/ 8-bit
RS, NOR Flash
SLC/MLC/Managed NAND Flash
20-bit BCH, 8-bit RS
SLC/MLC/Managed NAND Flash w/
20-bit BCH
DRAM Interface
150 MHz 16-bit DDR2, mDDR,
SDRAM
150 MHz 16-bit DDR1, mDDR
200 MHz 16-bit DDR2, LV-DDR2,
mDDR
LCD
1 overlay, alpha blending,
panning
8 overlays, alpha blending, scaling,
rotation, color space conversion
8 overlays, alpha blending, scaling,
rotation, color space conversion
Integrated TV-Out
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Yes
Yes
CMOS Sensor Interface
Yes
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CAN
x2
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x2
10/100 Ethernet
Single 10/100
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Dual 10/100 (1588 H/W Time
stamping) and L2 Switch
Analog Audio
External
Integrated stereo ADC/DAC with
amps, Mono speaker amp output
External
S/PDIF Interface
No
1 output
1 output
Power Management
External
Integrated
Integrated
USB 2.0
HS port (Host/Device) HS PHY
x1, HS Host with FS PHY x1
HS port (Host/Device) with PHY x1
HS Host/Device with PHY x1, HS
Host with PHY x1
SIM
x2
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P-ATA
Yes
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-
Security
Equivalent capabilities, Tamper
Detection, RNG
Equivalent capabilities, PRNG
Equivalent capabilities, HAB4,
PRNG
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Industrial
• HMI (Factory Automation & Building Control)
• Smart Meters
• General Embedded / Consumer
Feature
Benefit
Integration and Connectivity –
Ethernet, CAN, SDIO,
Touchscreen Controller,
DDR2, USB PHY, Camera I/F
Reduced system cost and
complexity, greater product
feature scalability
LCD Controller
Can drive high color VGA
displays for information
display and user interaction
Security
Robust, tamper-resistant
devices for secure
applications
Industrial qualification and
product longevity
Supports the full life of the
product in the field
Windows CE and Linux BSP’s
Reuse software across
i.MX platforms
Optimized performance and
power consumption
Fanless automation,
increased battery life for
portable equipment
Point Of Sale
• Secure ePOS Terminals
• Data Acquisition (Scanners)
• Fixed and Handheld Printers
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Ext Storage
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Key Features and Advantages
400MHz ARM926EJ-S™, 16KB L1 I/D-Cache
− 128KB on-chip SRAM for low power LCD refresh
MMC+/SD x 2
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External memory interface: DDR2, mDDR, or SDRAM up
to 133MHz, 16-bit data bus
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Supports off-chip NAND or NOR Flash
10/100 Ethernet MAC with RMII support
USB 2.0 OTG w/ HS PHY, USB 2.0 Host w/ FS PHY or
ULPI
Two CAN interfaces
Two Smartcard interfaces
SDIO interface for external Wi-Fi module
VGA (800x600) LCD controller, Resistive touchscreen
controller
CMOS sensor interface
P-ATA for external CD connection or HDD
CE-ATA and SD/MMC+ for external storage
Enhanced serial audio interface
3 general purpose 12-bit ADC channels
UART’s, CSPI’s, I2C, I2S
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Enhanced security features, including secure boot and
tamper detection (i.MX258, i.MX251, i.MX255 only)
P-ATA
CE-ATA x 2
128KB SRAM
32KB ROM
Standard
Connectivity
I2 C x 3
CSPI x 3
UART x 5
0.8mm,400-pin MAPBGA, 0.5mm,400-pin MAPBGA
(i.MX257 only)
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-20C to +70C, -40C to +85C temperature options
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Ext Memory I/F
10/100 Ethernet
HS OTG + Phy
NAND
CAN x 2
HS Host + Phy
NOR
SDIO x 2
Smartcard x 2
DDR2
Int Memory
mDDR
i.MX25x
ARM926EJ-S
400MHz
16K I
Cache
16K D
Cache
SDRAM
User I/F
LCD Controller
Touchscreen
Controller
CMOS Sensor I/F
System Debug
SJTAG
ETM
GPIO x 4
8x8 Keypad
SLCD Controller
Standard
System
12-bit ADC x 3
1-Wire
Security
Timer x 4
Audio
SCC
RNGB
PWM x 4
SSI/I2S x 2
HAB
SRTC
SDMA
ESAI
RTICv3
Dry-Ice
Watch Dog
Available Parts
− i.MX251, i.MX255, i.MX253, i.MX257, i.MX258
Package and Temperature
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Advanced Connectivity
Common IP with
i.MX35x
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Not available
on all variants
Industrial
Home and Office
• Smart Energy - Gateways/Meters
• HMI - Factory Automation
• HMI – Building Control
• Industrial Control
• Fixed and Handheld Printers
• HMI (Appliances, Security Panels, Automation)
• Portable Medical
• Media Gateways/Accessories
Automotive
• Audio Connectivity
• CAN Gateways
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Industrial-Strength Integration
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WVGA LCD controller with touchscreen for display-centric applications
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Numerous connectivity options including dual 10/100 Ethernet (1588 capable) with L2 switch
Industry-leading Power Management
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Integrated power management simplifies customer design and saves on system cost
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<0.5 W performance under harshest conditions
Comprehensive Enablement
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Software BSPs and multimedia codecs available and supported by Freescale at no added cost
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Freescale-owned development system priced at <$400 include access to all design and layout files.
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Feature
i.MX280
i.MX283
i.MX286
i.MX287
On-chip RAM
128KB
128KB
128KB
128KB
Memory
Interface
NAND Flash, DDR2,
mDDR, LV-DDR2
NAND Flash, DDR2,
mDDR, LV-DDR2
NAND Flash, DDR2, mDDR,
LV-DDR2
NAND Flash, DDR2,
mDDR, LV-DDR2
LCD w/ TS
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Yes
Yes
Yes
Security
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Ethernet
x1
x1
x1
x2
L2 Switch
-
-
-
Yes
CAN
-
-
x2
x2
12-bit ADC
x8
x8
x8
x8
High Speed
ADC
x1
x1
x1
x1
USB2.0
OTG HS with HS PHY x1
HS Host with HS PHY x1
OTG HS with HS PHY x1
HS Host with HS PHY x1
OTG HS with HS PHY x1
HS Host with HS PHY x1
OTG HS with HS PHY x1
HS Host with HS PHY x1
SDIO*
x3
x3
x3
x4
SPI*
x3
x3
x3
x4
UART*
x6
x6
x6
x6
PWM*
x8
x8
x8
x8
S/PDIF Tx
-
-
Y
Y
Package
14x14 0.8mm 289 BGA
14x14 0.8mm 289 BGA
14x14 0.8mm 289 BGA
14x14 0.8mm 289 BGA
* Represents maximum available – some pins are shared with other interfaces
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Key Features and Advantages
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454MHz ARM926EJ-S core w/ 32KB Cache
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PMU with high efficiency on-chip DC/DC, supports LiIon batteries, battery charging
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10/100 Dual IEEE 1588 Ethernet with RMII support
and L2 Switch
Dual CAN interfaces
LCD Controller with Touchscreen
NAND support – SLC/MLC and eMMC 4.4 managed
Hardware BCH (up to 20-bit correction)
Connectivity
I2 C x 2
SPI x 4
UART x 6
MMC+/SD x 4
Analog
12-bit ADC x 8
200 MHz 16-bit DDR2, LV-DDR2, mDDR external
memory support
Dual High speed USB with embedded PHY
2Msps ADC x 1
Up to 8 General purpose 12-bit ADC channels and
single 2 Msps ADC channel
Temperature sensor for thermal protection
Power
Management
DC/DC - 4.2V
Thermal
Protection
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Multiple connectivity ports
(UART,SSP,SDIO,SPI,I2C,I2S)
<0.5 Watt performance in harshest conditions
Family of products supporting various feature sets
Battery
Charger
Audio
S/PDIF Tx
289 BGA 14x14mm 0.8mm pitch
-40C to +85C (Industrial, Automotive)
-20C to +70C (Consumer)
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L2 Switch
CAN x 2
HS USB Phy x 2
Ext Memory I/F
NAND
BCH 20-bit
DDR2
mDDR
i.MX28
ARM926EJ-S
454MHz
16K I
Cache
32K D
Cache
Security
LV-DDR2
Internal Memory
128KB SRAM
128KB ROM
User I/F
HAB4
OTP AES Key
128-bit AES
SHA-2 Hashing
LCD Controller
Touchscreen
LDO x4
Package and Temperature
−
10/100 Ethernet
IEEE 1588 x2
GPIO
I2 S x 2
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Advanced Connectivity
Common IP with
i.MX233
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Standard System
Scaling
Timer x 4
PWM x 8
Alpha Blending
Watch Dog
DMA
Rotation
System Debug
ETM
JTAG
New or enhanced
from i.MX233
Color Space
Conversion
Not available
on all variants
LCD
Camera
Video
HW
2D
Graphics
3D
Graphics
Ethernet
CAN
i.MX53 Family
UXGA
1080P Dec/
720P Enc
Dual
i.MX50 Family
USB(PHY)
DRAM
controller
32-bit
DDR3
DDR2
LV-DDR2
32-bit
DDR2
LP-DDR2
LP-DDR1
SXGA
From low cost to high definition and everything in between
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Analog
i.MX51
i.MX503
i.MX508
i.MX53
Sample w/BSP
Now
Now
Now
Now
Qual / Final BSP
Now
Now
Now
Now
Core
Cortex-A8
800MHz(Consumer)
600MHz (Automotive)
Cortex-A8
800MHz(Consumer)
Cortex-A8
800MHz(Consumer)
Cortex-A8
Up to 1.2GHz (Consumer)
Up to 1GHz (Automotive)
Memory
512MB, x32
mDDR / DDR2
2GB, x32
DDR2 / mDDR / LP-DDR2
2GB, x32
DDR2 / mDDR / LP-DDR2
2GB, x32
DDR2 / DDR3 / LP-DDR2
Max Mem Speed
400MT/s (200 MHz clock)
533MT/s (266 MHz clock)
533MT/s (266 MHz clock)
800MT/s (400MHz clock)
Video Decode
720p30
N/A
N/A
1080p30
Video Encode
D1
N/A
N/A
720p30
3D GPU
OpenGL/ES 2.0
27M tri/s, 166M pix/s
N/A
N/A
OpenGL/ES 2.0
33M tri/s, 200M pix/s
2D GPU
OpenVG 1.1, 166M pix/s
OpenVG 1.1, 200M pix/s
OpenVG 1.1, 200M pix/s
OpenVG 1.1, 200M pix/s
LCD Resolution
WXGA (1280x800) 60fps
SXGA+ (1400x1050)60fps
SXGA+ (1400x1050)60fps
UXGA (1600x1200) 60fps
Display Interface
LCD, Parallel
LCD, Parallel
EPD Controller
LCD, Parallel, LVDS
EPD Controller
N/A
N/A
(2048x1536) @106 Hz
N/A
Video Out
Component HD720 60fps
N/A
N/A
VGA HD1080p60
Camera I/F
Parallel
N/A
N/A
Parallel
HDD I/F
P-ATA
N/A
N/A
P-ATA, S-ATA 1.5Gbps
Ethernet
10/100Mbps
10/100Mbps
10/100Mbps
10/100Mbps
USB
OTG + PHY
Host + ULPI (x3)
OTG + PHY, Host + PHY
OTG + PHY, Host + PHY
OTG + PHY, Host + PHY
Host + ULPI (x2)
Blue indicates change from column to the left
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•
eReaders
Feature
Benefit
•
Portable
navigation
Optimized performance and power
consumption
Increased battery life for
portable equipment
•
DECT phones
Memory
•
Kiosks
•
Signage
2X more memory bus
bandwidth than competitive
solutions @266 MHz = faster
connection to memory for
quicker response times
•
Patient / client monitoring
Display Controllers
•
Home and office automation
Can drive high resolution, high
color LCDs, in addition to EPD’s
Graphics
Hardware-accelerated graphics
rendering for feature-rich UI
Integration and Connectivity –
Ethernet, SDIO, DDR, USB PHY,
Reduced system cost and
complexity, greater product
feature scalability
Security
Robust, tamper-resistant
devices for secure applications
Proven power management
solution
MC34708 optimized for i.MX50
and supported and supplied
from single supplier
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Specifications:
−
CPU:
− Process:
− Core Voltage:
− Temp Range:
− Package:
ARM Cortex-A8 800MHz
65nm, LP/GP
0.7-1.1V
0 to 70C
13x13 0.5mm
17x17 0.8 mm
Features and Advantages
−
High Performance CPU : Cortex-A8
−
Advanced power management features
−
Integrated E INK EPD Controller
−
Low Power LP-DDR2 support
−
eMMC 4.4/SDIO
−
NAND 32-bit ECC and ONFI2.1/Toggle
−
Dual USB PHY (HS/OTG, HS/Host)
−
Flexible LCD display support up to 1400x1050 @ 60Hz
Features to lower system cost
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Industrial
Consumer
•
•
•
•
•
•
•
Tablet
Personal Navigation
Mobile Internet Devices
Video-enabled IP Phone
Digital Photo Frame
Connected TV
Smart Monitor
Automotive
•
•
•
•
•
•
•
•
Security and Surveillance
Industrial HMI
Digital Signage / Kiosks
Barcode Scanners
Printers
Medical
Connectivity and Telematics
Digital Instrument Clusters
Video and Navigation
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•
•
•
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Patient Monitors
Telehealth
Infusion Pumps
Take Your Multimedia Experience to the Max
The low-power i.MX53 family offers
ultra-fast processing and full HD
capability to provide the ultimate user
experience.
•
Full HD Capability: The i.MX53 is the first
i.MX processor to offer full HD video
playback, for a stunning visual experience
•
Best-in-Class Performance and
Integration: The highly integrated i.MX53
offers fast processing and features
hardware accelerators, improving graphics
performance and reducing power
consumption
•
Beyond the Chip: Highly optimized
hardware and software solutions that
simplify out-of-box development and speed
time to market
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i.MX53
System Control
Secure JTAG
CPU Platform
Specifications:





•
Cortex-A8
eMMC 4.4
PLL x4
CPU:
Cortex-A8
1.0GHz – Consumer
800MHz – Automotive/Industrial
Process:
65nm, LP/GP
Core Voltage: 0.85V-1.3V
Package:
19x19 0.8mm 529 ball BGA
12x12 0.4mm PoP (Consumer)
Case Temp:
-20 to 70C (Consumer)
-40 to 85C (Automotive/Industrial)
Clock Reset
32KB
i-cache
Smart DMA
32KB
256KB
d-cache L2-cache
ETM
32kHz Osc
Temp Monitor
LDO Supply x2
Vector Floating
Point Unit
Multimedia




Timer x3
OpenGL ES 2.0 + VG1.1
PWM x2
1080p30 Video Decoder
720p30 Video Encoder







TM
Keypad
I2C x3
ESAI
SSI/I2S x3
Timers







CSPI x3
UART x5
Neon
Key Features and Advantages
High performance CPU: Cortex A8
2GB DDR2/3, LPDDR2 memory at 400MHz
HDD: PATA, S-ATA interface
One eSDHC ports supports MMC4.4 including DDR
mode
Ethernet 10/100 with IEEE1588
Delivers rich graphics and UI in HW
OpenGL ES 2.0 3D accelerator (AMD Z430)
OpenVG 1.1 graphics accelerator (AMD Z160)
Neon Vector floating point co-processor
Display up to UXGA (1600x1200)
Drives high resolution video in HW

Multi-format HD1080 video decode

Multi-format HD720 video encode

High quality video processing (resizing, deinterlacing, etc)

Displays: Parallel, LVDS or VGA
Audio:
I2S, S/PDIF Rx/Tx, ESAI
Secure boot (HAB), cryptographic accelerators, TZ
More analog integration: simplified system, reduced
system BOM
Temperature Monitor for smart performance control
Linear supply regulators
32KHz Oscillator
Fast IrDA
eMMC 4.3/SD 2.1 x4
Power Mgmt
•
Connectivity
Watch Dog x2
1080p30 @ 60Hz TV Out
RAM
SATA
HS USB OTG +PHY
HS Host+PHY
HS ULPI Host x2
S/PDIF Tx/Rx
Memory
ROM
PATA
Display
Analog VGA Out
CAN x2
MLB50
ASRC
Security
Parallel (RGB) UXGA
10/100 Ethernet
Sahara v4
LVDS UXGA
GPIO
Trust Zone
Resizing & Blending
Ext. Memory I/F
RTIC
Inversion / Rotation
2GB DDR2/DDR3/
LPDDR2
SCC v2
SRTC
eFUSES
Reused IP from
i.MX51x or i.MX35x
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Image Enhancement
De-interlacing
Camera Interface
SLC/MLC NAND
Up to 16-bit ECC
NOR
Updated IP from
i.MX51x
NEW IP in i.MX53x
Physician
Monitoring Center
Loved Ones
Social Network
Optional Tablet
with Medical User
Interface
i.MX6
Ethernet
HOME AUTOMATION
HHH Ref Platform
Gateway
i.MX28
HHH Ref Platform Expansion Capabilities
Smart Plugs
Smart Appliances
Safety/Security
Lighting Control
Local Display
TELE-HEALTH
868MHz RF
Bluetooth
HDP
HHH Panic Alarm
MC12311
Bluetooth
Bluetooth Low Energy
SPP
Blood Glucose
Meter
Wired connection
Wireless connection
Weight Scale
Thermometer
Blood Pressure
Monitor
Nonin Pulse Ox
MC9S08GP32
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Medical monitoring
WWW connection
BOM cost : $20-$50
AC->DC
depending on connectivity mix
conversion
Audio codec
SGTL5000
HHH Gateway
PCB
NANDFC
UART
ENET
Embedded
5V
PMIC
NAND
LCDC TS
Embedded
security blocks
SSI I2C
DDR2
Ethernet
PHY
900/1800
1900MHz
GPRS/3G
i.MX283
USB Connector
USB
HS OTG USB
USB HUB
USB2
SER
Future Expansion Options
Part of HHH Kit
DDR2
Debug console
Freescale IC
CONNECTOR
Fingerprint
GPIO
LEDs/Button
I2C
868MHz
UART
sub-GHz radio
ZigBee HA/HC
MC12311
MC13226
UART
2.4GHz
Sensors/Devices
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SDIO
Bluetooth + ULP
802.11 b/g/n
2.4GHz
2.4GHz
Mini-PCI express connector
HHH Gateway
daughter card
41
ZigBee SE 1.0
HAN
LCD Display
Optional
Wireless WAN
Remote Access
Smart Meter
MC13224V
AC
HA 1.0
ZigBee HA 1.0
HAN
USB
LCDC
w/ PHY
UART
ZigBee chipset
i.MX283*
Navajo
Optional
Add-on
Mbus-RF chipset
MC13224V
UART
ZigBee chipset
HA 1.0
10/100
ARM9™ Core
400MHz
SDHC
Integrated
Integrated
PMIC
Crypto
NAND
Controller
Optional add-on
Ethernet
Wi-Fi
802.11bg
Module
Router/
Residential
Gateway
DDR2
Appliance
4-layer PCB
Freescale
Silicon
Smart Plug
NAND Flash
Board
Features
DDR2
Enabled
Networks
i.MX28 features used in HEM ref design shown
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* Pin and software
compatible i.MX280
provides option for
headless version.
Freescale is a trusted provider of high quality technical solutions that
enable the development of breakthrough Smart Devices
Trusted Partner
Freescale is on your team,
delivering innovative products
with long lives and the quality
you expect from a leader.
Enablement
Freescale’s ARM portfolio has
the technical infrastructure to
provide the highest level of
support in the IC industry
Technology Leadership
Freescale’s i.MX family
includes a wide range of
platforms giving customers
access to the necessary
components for designing
breakthrough embedded
systems
Embedded Leadership
Development Platforms
Broad Portfolio
Long Product Lives
Vast Ecosystem
Power & Performance
Leadership
Quality
Software Completeness
Scalable Platforms
Service
Ease of Use
Targeted Reference Designs
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i.MX50 Family Processors
•
The i.MX50 Evaluation Kit (EVK) is a cost
effective platform for developing products
based on i.MX50 processors
•
Small, single board design including the
complementary MC34708 PMIC
•
Support for multiple display options including
HDMI, LCD or EPD
i.MX50 EVK : $499 USD MSRP
TM
SABRE Platform for eReaders
•
The Smart Application Blueprint for Rapid
Engineering (SABRE) series introduces the
SABRE platform for eReaders based on i.MX50
•
Enables EPD display, touch control, audio
playback and the ability to add WLAN, a 3G
modem or Bluetooth
•
Includes the MC34708 PMIC and Freescale
MMA8450QT three-axis digital accelerometer
SABRE platform for eReaders: $998 USD MSRP
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Processor
• Freescale i.MX50 800 MHz ARM®
Cortex™-A8 CPU
• Freescale MC34708 PMIC
Memory
• 512 MB Double Data Rate2 Mobile (LPDDR2)
DRAM memory
• Socket for raw NAND Flash (48-TSOP)
• Footprint for Managed NAND (eMMC/eSD)
• SPI Flash
• Two Secure Digital (SD)/multimedia card
(MMC) sockets
Display
• HDMI digital video output connector
• Parallel WVGA LCD add-on card via expansion
connector
• EPD add-on card via expansion connector
• EPD board (SABRE)
Connectivity
• USB Host connectors
• Micro USB OTG connector
• Ethernet (10/100T) connector
• SIM Card Socket
• Mini PCIe connector
Debug
• JTAG connector
• One console UART
Other
• MMA8450QT three-axis digital
accelerometer (SABRE)
Tools & OS Support
• VMware player to bring up image
on a Windows PC
• Linux and Android from
Freescale
• LTIB
Audio
• Freescale SGTL5000 audio codec
• Audio HP Jack
• External speaker connection
• Microphone
TM
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Quick Start Board
• Cost-effective,
open source
development platform
SABRE for Tablets
• Smart
Device Market-focused
• Form-factor
• Designed
to simplify product
evaluation
TM
ready to accelerate
design and time to market
46
•
CPU Card
−
−
−
−
Capable of stand-alone operation
Processor, memory, power, USB,
Ethernet, SD-card slot, Display
Attaches to Application Module for
more comprehensive system
evaluation and application
benchmarking
Industry standard MXM 3.0 connector
•
Wireless Modules
−
−
•
Main Board
−
−
−
Expanded connectivity options
(CAN, MOST, USB, dual
displays, SDIO
− Connectors for Processor
Module and Wireless Modules
TM
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GPS Module
Bluetooth/Wi-Fi Module
3G Modem Module
Radio Tuners
IAP
i.MX53 1GHz Cortex-A8
Other Freescale silicon
−
SGTL5000 Audio Codec
−
MMA8451Q 3-Axis Accelerometer
−
MAG3110 Magnetic Sensor
−
MC1323X ZigBee®
Memory
−
1GB DDR3
−
16GB SanDisk SSD
−
8GB eMMC
PMIC: Dialog DA9053
Connectivity
User Interface
−
10.1” 1024x768 display with capacitive multi-touch
−
Omnivision OV5642 5MP camera
−
Capacitive Buttons: Home, Menu, Back, Search
−
Other Buttons: Power, Reset, Volume up/down
I/Os:
−
HDMI connector
−
1x Full size SD Card Slot
−
2x High-Speed USB Host, 1 x Micro-USB
−
1x SATA port, 1x LVDS display footprint
−
Debug PCB with Ethernet 10/100, JTAG, UART
−
Stereo Speaker, Headphone/Microphone
OS Support
−
Atheros GM22 GPS Receiver
−
Atheros AR6003 Wi-Fi + AR3001 BT Module
TM
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Android, Ubuntu, Linux, Windows Embedded
i.MX53 1Ghz Cortex-A8 Processor
• Dialog DA9053 PMIC
• 1 GB DDR3 memory
• 3” x 3” 8-layer PCB
Connectivity
• Full-size SD/MMC card slot
• Micro SD card slot
• 7-pin SATA data connector
• 10/100BT Ethernet port
• 2x high-speed USB host port
• 1x micro USB device port
Display
• LVDS connector
• VGA connector
• Parallel LCD add-on card via
expansion connector
• 24 bit 4.3” 800x480 WVGA with
4-wire touch screen
• HDMI add-on card via expansion
connector
Audio
• SPDIF output via HDMI add-on card
• Freescale SGTL5000 audio codec
• Microphone and headphone jacks
Expansion Connector
• Enables parallel LCD or HDMI output
• Camera CSI port signals
• I2C, SSI, SPI signals
TM
Debug
• JTAG connector
• DB-9 UART port
$149
Tools Support
• Segger/CodeSourcery, Macgraigor, IAR
debug/IDE tool chain
• Inflexion™ UI from Mentor Embedded
• VMware player to bring up image on a
Windows PC
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Additional Features
• 3-axis Freescale accelerometer
(MMA8450QT)
• Power supply 5V, 2A
OS Support
• Linux from Freescale; Android 2.2
and Windows Compact 7 from
Adeneo
•
•
•
•
All Boards FSL designed
All Boards FSL supported
Common set of boards for 6Q/D/DL/S
SoloLite will have its own EVK
i.MX 6
i.MX 6
i.MX 6
i.MX 6
i.MX 6
i.MX 6Quad
i.MX 6Dual
i.MX 6Dual Lite
i.MX 6Solo
i.MX 6SoloLite
• Dual DDR
SABRE–AI for Auto
($1499)
• Dual DDR
• Dual DDR

SABRE Platform for Smart Devices
($999)
SABRE Board for Smart Devices
($399)
• Single DDR
• EPD
• Single DDR
• EPD




i.MX 6SLEVK
($599)

i.MX 6 maximizes use of reference boards across derivative parts
TM
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SABRE Board for
Smart Devices
P/N: MCIMX6Q-SDB
•
•
Cost-effective ($399),
open source
development platform
Designed to simplify
product evaluation
TM
SABRE Platform for
Smart Devices
P/N: MCIMX6Q-SDP
MCIMX6DL-SDP
•
•
Smart Device Marketfocused
Form-factor ready to
accelerate design & time to
market ($999)
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SABRE Platform for
Automotive Infotainment
P/N: MCIMXABASEV1
MCIMX6SAICPU1
MCIMX6QAICPU1
•
Automotive Market-focused
•
Standard base board ($699)
and adaptable CPU card
($799) system
SABRE Platform for
Smart Devices
SABRE Board for Smart
Devices
• Cost-effective
($399), open
source development platform
• Designed
to simplify product
evaluation
TM
• Smart
Device Market-focused
($999)
• Form-factor
ready to accelerate
design and time to market
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Features
WebGL support
enabling HTML5
Wayland/Weston
LTIB (X server 1.6.1, GStreamer 0.10.35) Ubuntu (X server 1.10.4, GStreamer 0.10.35)
Legacy
Distribution
LTIB
Ubuntu 11.10
L3.0.35_3.0.0
L3.0.35_2.1.0
L3.0.35_4.1.0
3.0.35 GA
3.0.35 GA
L3.0.35_1.1.0
L3.0.35_4.0.0
Yocto 1.3 – Pokey 8.0 “Danny”
X server 1.11.2, GStreamer 0.10.36, Qt4-embedded 4.8.1
Yocto 1.3
Community
Support
3.0.35 GA
L3.0.35_1.1.0
L3.0.35_4.0.0
Yocto Next
Yocto 1.4
X server 1.13.1, GStreamer 0.10.36, Qt4-embedded 4.8.4,
HW Floating point
Yocto
Freescale
Support
L3.5.7_1.0.0 GA
L3.x.x_1.0.0 GA
L3.5.7_1.0.0-beta
L3.x.x_1.0.0-beta
L3.5.7_1.0.0-alpha
2012 3Q
4Q
Execution
Planning
2013 1Q
2Q
TM
3Q
4Q
2014 1Q
2Q
3Q
i.MX6Q/i.MX6D SabreSD, SabreAI
GA – Support for 1 year
i.MX6DL/i.MX6S SabreSD, SabreAI
Alpha & Beta – Support until next release
i.MX6SL EVK
i.MX6SLX
i.MX7
Proposed
L3.y.y_1.0.0 alpha
L3.x.x_1.0.0-alpha
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Google
Android
Releases
Jellybean
4.1
Jellybean
4.2
“L” Android
(Est.)
Key Lime Pie
(Est.)
“M” Android
(Est.)
Key Lime Pie Android Release
Long Term
Release
(Planning)
“L” Android Release
“M” Android Release
KLPx.y.z_1.0.0
L3.5.7 Kernel
JB4.2.2_1.0.0
Lx.y.z_1.0.0
L3.x.x Kernel
Releases
JB4.2.1_1.0.0-alpha
KLPx.y.z_1.0.0-beta
L3.5.7 Kernel
KLPx.y.z_1.0.0-alpha
L3.5.7 Kernel
JB4.1.2_1.0.0-beta
2012 3Q
4Q
2013 1Q
Extended Android
Release
2Q
3Q
TM
Lx.y.z_1.0.0-alpha
L3.x.x Kernel
4Q
2014 1Q
2Q
Mx.y.z_1.0.0-alpha
3Q
i.MX6DQ/i.MX6DL SabreSD
i.MX6DQ/i.MX6DL SabreAI
GA – Support for 1 year
i.MX6SL EVK
Core Android
Release
Lx.y.z_1.0.0-beta
L3.x.x Kernel
i.MX6SLX
i.MX7
Alpha & Beta – Support until next release
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SW
Dev
Tools
Dev
Tools
Customer Application
HW & SW Engineering Services
Application Specific
Training
SSI
fast
boot
Middleware
IDH
ODM
Training
Partners
Advantech
Compal
Acsys
Boundary Devices
FIC
Adeneo
Foxconn
iWave
EBS
Security
Operating Systems
Congatec
Digi International
iWave
Kontron
NovTech
HMS
Letou
Netronix
SECO
Archermind
Pengutronix
Thundersoft
TQ
i.MX Processors
More Standard
IDE: Integrated Development Environment
BDM: Background Debug Module
TM
More Custom
IDH: Independent Design House
ODM Original Design Manufacturer
EBS: Embedded Board Solutions
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