CL-SOM-iMX6 - NXP (Freescale) i.MX6 System-on-Module

ARM Cortex-A9 SoM starting from $44

  • High performance graphics and image processing
  • Wide range of high-speed interfaces
  • Miniature size and power efficiency

CompuLab CL-SOM-iMX6 | NXP i.MX6 | System-on-Module | Computer-on-Module
i.MX6 processor

NXP i.MX6 processor family

  • Quad-core ARM Cortex-A9 CPU, 1GHz
  • Integrated 2D/3D GPU and 1080p VPU
  • Dual display support
  • SoM Highlights

    Feature Highlights

  • Up to 4GB DDR3 and 32GB eMMC
  • LVDS, MIPI-DSI, Parallel RGB, up to 1920 x 1080
  • GbE, PCIe, SATA, 5x USB, 5x UART, 2x CAN
  • WiFi 802.11b/g/n/ac and Bluetooth 4.1 BLE
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    SW support

    Mainline Linux and Yocto Project

  • Full Board Support Package and ready-to-run images
  • Linux kernel, Yocto Project file-system and U-Boot
  • Mainline Linux kernel support
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    10-year Longevity

    Direct Engineer Support

    Mainline Linux and Yocto

    In-House Manufacturing

    Industrial Temperature

    Configure-to-Order

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    • "Option" column specifies the configuration code required to have the particular feature.
    • "+" means that the feature is always available

    CPU Core

    CPUNXP (Freescale) i.MX6 single-core ARM Cortex-A9, 1GHz
    NEON SIMD and VFPv3
    C1000
    NXP (Freescale) i.MX6 dual-core ARM Cortex-A9, 1GHz
    NEON SIMD and VFPv3
    C1000D
    NXP (Freescale) i.MX6 quad-core ARM Cortex-A9, 1GHz
    NEON SIMD and VFPv3
    C1000Q
    NXP (Freescale) i.MX6 Plus quad-core ARM Cortex-A9, 1GHz
    NEON SIMD and VFPv3
    C1000QP
    VideoVideo Processing Unit with HW decoding/encoding
    Up to 1080p plus SD 30fps decoding (H.264, VC1, RV10, DivX, etc.)
    Up to 1080p 30fps encoding (H.264, etc.)
    +
    GPU3D: Vivante GC880, 35Mtri/s 266Mpxl/s, support for Open GL ES 2.0
    2D: Vivante GC320, 600Mpxl/s, BLIT
    C1000
    3D: Vivante GC2000+, 200Mtri/s 1000Mpxl/s, OpenGL ES 3.0 & Halti, OpenCL
    2D: Vivante GC320, 600Mpxl/s, BLIT + Vivante GC355, 300Mpxl/s, OpenVG 1.1
    not C1000

    Memory and Storage

    RAM512MB – 4GB, DDR3-1066
    D
    StorageSLC NAND flash, 512MB - 1GB
    N
    eMMC flash, 4GB - 32GB

    Display and Camera

    DisplayParallel 24-bit display interface, up to 1920 x 1080 @60Hz
    +
    HDMI 1.4, up to 1920 x 1080 @60Hz
    2x LVDS, up to 1920 x 1080 @60Hz
    MIPI-DSI, 2 lanes @ 1 Gbps
    Simultaneous operation of up to 2 interfaces
    Total pixel rate of up to 2x WXGA (1366 x 786)
    C1000
    Simultaneous operation of up to 4 interfaces
    Total pixel rate of up to 2x QXGA (2048 x 1536)
    not C1000
    TouchscreenOn-board 4-wire resistive touch-screen controller
    I
    Capacitive touch-screen support through SPI and I2C interfaces
    +
    CameraParallel camera interface, up to 20-bit
    +
    MIPI CSI-2, supports from 80Mbps up-to 1Gbps per data lane
    +

    Network

    Gigabit
    Ethernet
    10/100/1000Mbps Ethernet port (MAC+PHY)
    E
    WiFi802.11b/g/n WiFi interface
    Broadcom BCM4343W chipset
    WB
    802.11a/b/g/n/ac WiFi interface
    Broadcom BCM4339 chipset
    WAB
    BluetoothBluetooth 4.1 BLE
    WB or WAB

    Audio

    Analog AudioAudio codec with analog stereo output, stereo input and electret microphone support
    A
    Digital AudioUp-to 3x I2S compliant digital audio interfaces
    +
    HDMI audio output and S/PDIF input/output
    +

    I/O

    PCI ExpressPCIe x1 Gen. 2.0
    +
    USB1x OTG + 1x host USB2.0 ports, 480 Mbps
    U2
    1x OTG + 4x host USB2.0 ports, 480 Mbps
    U5
    SATASATA II, 3.0 Gbps
    not C1000
    UARTRS-232 port, rx/tx only, RS-232 levels (precludes 1 UART port)
    +
    Up to 5x UART ports, 3.3V interface, up to 5.0 Mbps
    +
    CAN busUp to 2x CAN bus, 3.3V levels
    +
    MMC/SD/
    SDIO
    Up to 3x MMC/SD/SDIO, support SDHC up to 32GB
    SDIO1 – 1/4 bit transfer modes
    not Wx
    SDIO2 – 1/4 bit transfer modes
    not A
    SDIO3 – 1/4/8bit transfer modes (bootable)
    +
    SPIUp to 4x SPI
    +
    I2CUp to 3x I2C
    +
    PWMUp to 4x general purpose PWM signals
    +
    GPIOUp to 112x GPIO (multifunctional signals shared with other functions)
    +

    System Logic

    RTCReal time clock, powered by external battery
    +

    Electrical Specifications

    Supply Voltage
    3.3V to 4.5V / Li-Ion battery
    Digital I/O voltage3.3V
    Active power consumption2.0 – 6.0 W, depending on board configuration, CPU frequency and system load

    Mechanical Specifications

    Dimensions75 x 65 x 6 mm
    Weight60 gram
    Connectors2 x 140 pin, 0.6 mm

    Environmental and Reliability

    MTTF> 200,000 hours
    Operation temperature (case)Commercial: 0° to 70° C
    Extended: -20° to 70° C
    Industrial: -40° to 85° C. Click for availability note
    Storage temperature-40° to 85° C
    Relative humidity10% to 90% (operation)
    05% to 95% (storage)
    Shock50G / 20 ms
    Vibration20G / 0 - 600 Hz
    CL-SOM-iMX6 (NXP i.MX6) System-on-Module block diagram

    CL-SOM-iMX6 and SBC-iMX6 Evaluation Kit

    Package contents

    Technical Support

    • Technical support for 12 months.
    • Schematics review of the customer's carrier board design.
    • LCD panel compatibility verification and driver adaptation service.
    • 45-day trial period. Eval Kit will be accepted for refund if the user finds the product not suitable for his needs.

    Hardware

    Kit Price: $385

    • SOM-iMX6-C1000QP-D2-N16-E-A-I-U5-WAB-H
    • SB-FX6 carrier board
    • WiFi antenna and cable
    • Serial port cable
    • HDMI to DVI cable
    • USB cable and adapter
    • LCD panel
    • Adapters & cables for generic LCD panel interface
    • 12V power supply

    Documents and Guides

    Product status: Active

    CompuLab part number specifies all options available for a particular product.
    P/N template: SOM-iMX6-Cx-Dx-Nx-[E]-[A]-[I]-Ux-[Wx]-[H]-[Tx]

    Minimal Configuration

    Minimal configuration P/N: SOM-iMX6-C1000-D05-U2
    1K-unit price:
    $44

    Optional Features

    FeatureOptionsP/N codeAdd ($)
    CPU typei.MX6 Solo, 1GHz
    i.MX6 Dual, 1GHz
    i.MX6 Quad Plus, 1GHz
    C1000
    C1000D
    C1000QP
    -
    9
    25
    DRAM size512MB
    1GB
    2GB
    4GB
    D05
    D1
    D2
    D4
    -
    4
    10
    23
    StorageNone
    512MB NAND (SLC)
    1GB NAND (SLC)
    4GB eMMC (MLC)
    16GB eMMC (MLC)
    32GB eMMC (MLC)
    -
    N05
    N1
    N4
    N16
    N32
    -
    3
    4
    4
    8
    23
    Ethernet portNo
    Yes
    -
    E
    -
    2
    Analog audioNo
    Yes
    -
    A
    -
    2
    TouchscreenNo
    Yes
    -
    I
    -
    1
    USB ports2
    5
    U2
    U5
    -
    2
    WiFi & Bluetoothnone
    WiFi 802.11 b/g/n and Bluetooth
    WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac and Bluetooth
    -
    WB
    WAB
    -
    11
    14
    Heat dissipation plateNo
    Yes
    -
    H
    -
    3
    Temperature rangeCommercial
    Industrial Certified
    Extended Tested
    Industrial Tested
    -
    TIC
    TET
    TIT
    -
    10
    20
    100
    Software PreloadingNo
    Yes
    -
    X
    -
    $1/100MB
    • Prices are specified in U.S. Dollars. Prices are periodically updated according to variations in component costs. Prices are subject to change without advance notice.

    Small Quantity Orders

    Pricing is specified for 1000-unit orders. In order to calculate the price for another quantity, multiply the unit price (with selected options) by the factor listed in the table below:

    QTY Factor
    1K 1.0
    5001.2
    1001.5
    102.0
    12.5