ARM System on Module Comparison

ARM-based SoM comparison
SOM-iMX6UL
CM-T335
CM-T43
SOM-iMX7
CM-FX6
SOM-AM57x
CORE SYSTEM
CPU VendorNXP
(Freescale)
Texas InstrumentsTexas InstrumentsNXP
(Freescale)
NXP
(Freescale)
Texas Instruments
CPU Modeli.MX6 UltraLiteAM3352 / AM3354AM4379 / AM4376i.MX7i.MX6AM5728 / AM5718
CPU coreCortex-A7
Cortex-A8
Cortex-A9Cortex-A7Cortex-A9Cortex-A15
Number of CPU cores111242
CPU Frequency528MHz
600MHz
1GHz1GHz
1.2GHz
1.5GHz
Integer Performance (MIPS)1000
1200
21003800
9600
10500
Video Acceleration-
-
-
-
Up to 1080pUp to 1080p
GPU-PowerVR SGX530PowerVR SGX530
-
2D / 3D GPU2x PowerVR SGX544
DSP-
-
-
-
-2x TMS320C66x
Real-Time
Coprocessor
--PRU-ICSSCortex-M4-PRU-ICSS
Floating Point UnitVFPv4
VFPv3
VFPv3
VFPv4
VFPv3
VFPv4
SIMDNEON
NEON
NEON
NEON
NEON
NEON
DRAM Size (MB)256 – 1024 DDR3128 – 512 DDR3128 – 1024 DDR3256 – 2048 DDR3256 – 4096 DDR3512 – 4096 DDR3
Flash storage128MB - 32GB128MB - 1GB128MB - 32GB128MB - 32GB128MB - 1GB512MB - 32GB
SSD----8GB - 32GB-
SOM-iMX6UL
CM-T335
CM-T43
SOM-iMX7
CM-FX6
SOM-AM57x
PERIPHERAL FUNCTIONS AND INTERFACES
Display InterfaceParallel RGBParallel RGBParallel RGBLVDS, MIPI-DSI, parallel RGBHDMI, LVDS, parallel RGBParallel RGB, HDMI, LVDS
Display ResolutionUp to 1366x768 24bppUp to 1366x768 24bppUp to 1400x1050 24bppUp to 1920x1080 24bppUp to 1920x1200 24bppUp to 1920x1080 24bpp
Ethernet100 Mbps1000 Mbps2x 1000 Mbps2x 1000 Mbps1000 Mbps2x 1000 Mbps
USB3.0-----1x OTG
USB2.01x OTG
+
4x Host
1x OTG
or
4x Host
1x OTG
+
1x Host
1x OTG
+
4x Host
1x OTG
+
4x Host
3x Host
SATA -
-
--SATA-II, 3Gb/sSATA-II, 3Gbps
PCIe-
-
-1x PCIe (x1)1x PCIe (x1)2x PCIe (x1)
UART8567
5
9
GPIOUp to 78Up to 70Up to 133Up to 124
Up to 112
Up to 87
Audio Codec+
+
++
+
+
Touch-screen interface+
+
++
+
+
WiFi802.11a/b/g/n802.11 b/g/n802.11ac/a/b/g/n802.11a/b/g/n
802.11 b/g/n
802.11a/b/g/n
BluetoothV4.1
V4.0
V4.0V4.1
V3.0
V4.1
RTC+
+
++
+
+
General Purpose bus-
-
++
-
-
Camera Interface+
-
++
+
+
CAN bus222222
SOM-iMX6UL
CM-T335
CM-T43
SOM-iMX7
CM-FX6
SOM-AM57x
ELECTRICAL AND MECHANICAL SPECIFICATIONS
Supply Voltage3.2V – 5V3.0V – 3.6V3.3V – 5V3.2V – 4.5V
3.3V – 5.5V
4.2V – 5V
Digital I/O Voltage3.3V3.3V3.3V3.3V
3.3V
3.3V
Active Power Consumption (Watt)0.2 - 1.50.3 - 2.50.2 - 20.5 - 3
2 - 6
2.5 – 6.5
Dimensions (mm)36 x 68 x 530 x 68 x 536 x 68 x 542 x 68 x 5
75 x 65 x 6
65 x 68 x 5
O/S SUPPORT
LinuxKernel > 4.1Kernel > 3.2Kernel > 3.2Kernel > 3.14Mainline kernel > 3.1Kernel > 4.1
MS Windows CE----
-
-
-Windows Embedded
Compact 7
--Windows Embedded
Compact 7
-
Android-Android 4.1.2
Jelly Bean
--Android 4.3
Jelly Bean
-
x86-based SoM comparison
CM-iGTCM-iTCCM-iAM
CORE SYSTEM
CPU VendorAMDIntelIntel
CPU ModelG-Series Atom E680Atom Z530
Number of CPU cores211
CPU Frequency (MHz)165016001600
Integer Performance (MIPS)1150055006900
Video Acceleration1080p Blu-RayUp to 1080pUp to 1080p
Video decoder codecsH.264 / VC-1 / MPEG2 / DivXH.264/MPEG2/MPEG4/VC1/WMV9H.264/MPEG2/MPEG4/VC1/WMV9
Graphics Acceleration UnitRadeon HD 6250 GPU2D / 3D GPU2D / 3D GPU
Floating Point Unit+++
SIMD+++
DRAM Size (MB)1024 - 4096512 - 2048512 - 2048
On-board Storage (GB)8 - 328 - 321 - 4
PERIPHERAL FUNCTIONS AND INTERFACES
Display InterfaceHDMI, DisplayPort, LVDS, VGAParallel RGB, LVDS, SDVOParallel RGB, LVDS, SDVO
Display Resolution1920 x 1200 x 32bpp1920 x 1080 x 32bpp1920 x 1080 x 32bpp
Ethernet Ports2x 1000 Mbps2x 1000 Mbps2x 1000 Mbps
USB2.0 Ports9x Host6x Host6x Host
-1x Device-
SATA 5x SATA-III, AHCI, 6Gbit/s2x SATA-II, AHCI, 3Gbit/sSATA-II, 3Gbit/s
PCIe6x PCIe Gen 2.02x PCIe (x1)2x PCIe (x1)
LPC+++
Serial Ports241
GPIOUp to 29Up to 18Up to 15
Audio CodecHDA 5.1 24bit/96KHz + S/PDIFHDA 5.1 24bit/96KHz + S/PDIFHDA 5.1 32bit/192KHz + S/PDIF
SDIO-12
I2C / SMbus221
SPI-+-
CAN bus++-
IEEE1588-+-
RTC+++
ELECTRICAL AND MECHANICAL SPECIFICATIONS
Supply Voltage5V5V5V
Active Power Consumption (Watt)TBD5 - 74 - 6
Stand-by Power Consumption (Watt)TBD0.20.2
Dimensions (mm)65 x 75 x 865 x 75 x 865 x 75 x 8
O/S SUPPORT
MS WindowsWindows XPWindows XPWindows XP
Windows 7 64bitWindows 7Windows 7
LinuxMainline kernel > 3.2.0Mainline kernel > 2.6.38Mainline kernel > 2.6.35