ARM System on Module Comparison

SOM-iMX6UL
SOM-iMX7
SOM-iMX6
SOM-AM57x
SOM-iMX8
UCM-iMX8M-Mini
CORE SYSTEM
CPU VendorNXPNXPNXPTexas InstrumentsNXPNXP
CPU Modeli.MX6 UltraLitei.MX7i.MX6AM5728 / AM5718i.MX8Mi.MX8M Mini
CPU coreCortex-A7Cortex-A7Cortex-A9Cortex-A15
Cortex-A53
Cortex-A53
Number of CPU cores124244
CPU Frequency528MHz1GHz
1GHz
1.5GHz1.5GHz1.8GHz
Integer Performance (MIPS)10003800
9600
105001380016560
Video Acceleration-
-
Up to 1080pUp to 1080pUp to 4Kp60Up to 1080p
GPU-
-
2D / 3D GPU2x PowerVR SGX544Vivante GC7000Lite GPUGC NanoUltra GPU
DSP-
-
-2x TMS320C66x--
Real-Time
Coprocessor
-Cortex-M4-PRU-ICSSCortex-M4Cortex-M4
Floating Point UnitVFPv4VFPv4
VFPv3
VFPv4VFPv4VFPv4
SIMDNEONNEON
NEON
NEONNEONNEON
DRAM Size256MB – 1GB DDR3256MB – 2GB DDR3256MB – 4GB DDR3512MB – 4GB DDR31GB – 4GB LPDDR41GB – 4GB LPDDR4
Flash storage128MB - 32GB128MB - 32GB128MB - 32GB512MB - 32GB4GB - 64GB eMMC4GB - 64GB eMMC
SOM-iMX6UL
SOM-iMX7
SOM-iMX6
SOM-AM57x
SOM-iMX8
UCM-iMX8M-Mini
PERIPHERAL FUNCTIONS AND INTERFACES
Display InterfaceParallel RGBLVDS, MIPI-DSI, parallel RGBHDMI, LVDS, parallel RGBParallel RGB, HDMI, LVDSHDMI, LVDS, MIPI-DSIMIPI-DSI
Display ResolutionUp to 1366x768 24bppUp to 1920x1080 24bppUp to 1920x1200 24bppUp to 1920x1080 24bppUp to 4096 x 2160 24bppUp to 1920x1080 24bpp
Ethernet100 Mbps2x 1000 Mbps1000 Mbps2x 1000 Mbps1000 Mbps1000 Mbps
USB3.0---1x OTG2x dual-role-
USB2.01x OTG
+
4x Host
1x OTG
+
4x Host
1x OTG
+
4x Host
3x Host-2x dual-role
SATA --SATA-II, 3Gb/sSATA-II, 3Gbps--
PCIe-1x PCIe (x1)1x PCIe (x1)2x PCIe (x1)2x PCIe (x1)1x PCIe (x1)
UART87
5
9
4
4
GPIOUp to 78Up to 124
Up to 112
Up to 87
Up to 90
Up to 85
Audio Codec++
+
+
+
-
Touch-screen interface++
+
+
+
+
WiFi802.11a/b/g/n802.11a/b/g/n
802.11 b/g/n
802.11a/b/g/n
802.11ac
802.11ac
BluetoothV4.1V4.1V4.1V4.1V4.1V4.2
RTC++
+
+
+
+
General Purpose bus-+
-
-
-
-
Camera Interface++
+
+
+
+
CAN bus2222
-
-
SOM-iMX6UL
SOM-iMX7
SOM-iMX6
SOM-AM57x
SOM-iMX8
UCM-iMX8M-Mini
ELECTRICAL AND MECHANICAL SPECIFICATIONS
Supply Voltage3.2V – 5V3.2V – 4.5V
3.3V – 5.5V
4.2V – 5V
3.35V – 4.2V
3.45V – 4.4V
Digital I/O Voltage3.3V3.3V
3.3V
3.3V
3.3V
3.3V
Active Power Consumption (Watt)0.2 - 1.50.5 - 3
2 - 6
2.5 – 6.5
2.5 - 6.5
1.5 - 4
Dimensions (mm)36 x 68 x 542 x 68 x 5
75 x 65 x 6
65 x 68 x 542 x 68 x 528 x 38 x 4
O/S SUPPORT
LinuxKernel > 4.1Kernel > 3.14Mainline kernel > 3.1Kernel > 4.1Kernel > 4.9Kernel > 4.14
Android----Android 8.0Android 9.0