UCM-iMX8 - NXP i.MX8M System-on-Module

ARM Cortex-A53 SoM

  • High performance graphics and image processing
  • Ultra miniature form-factor and power efficiency
  • Ideal for space constrained and portable systems

i.MX8 processor

i.MX8M SoM in Ultra Miniature Form-Factor

  • Quad-core ARM Cortex-A53 CPU, 1.5GHz
  • Integrated 2D/3D GPU and 4K VPU
  • Real-time ARM Cortex-M4 co-processor
  • Tiny size and weight - 28 x 40 x 5 mm, 8 gram
  • UCM-iMX8 SOM

    Feature Highlights

  • Up to 4GB LPDDR4 and 64GB eMMC
  • HDMI 2.0a, MIPI-DSI, up to 4096 x 2160
  • Certified dual-band WiFi 802.11ac, BT 4.2
  • GbE, 2x PCIe, 2x USB3.0, 3x UART, 95x GPIO
  • Wide temperature range of -40C to 85C
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    SW support

    Yocto Linux and Android

  • Full Board Support Package and ready-to-run images
  • Linux kernel, Yocto Project file-system, Android and U-Boot
  • Mainline Linux kernel support
  • Why choose CompuLab?

    10-year Availability

    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 i.MX8M Quad, quad-core ARM Cortex-A53, 1.5GHz
    C1500Q
    NXP i.MX8M Dual, dual-core ARM Cortex-A53, 1.5GHz
    C1500D
    Video4Kp60 HEVC/H.265, 4Kp60 VP9, 4Kp30 AVC/H.264
    1080p60 MPEG-2, MPEG-4, VC-1, VP8, H.263
    +
    GPUVivante GC7000Lite GPU
    OpenGL ES 3.1, Open CL 1.2 and Vulkan
    +
    Real-Time
    Co-processor
    ARM Cortex-M4
    +

    Memory and Storage

    RAM1GB – 4GB, LPDDR4
    D
    StorageeMMC flash, 4GB - 64GB
    N

    Display and Camera

    DisplayHDMI 2.0a, up-to 4096 x 2160 @60Hz
    +
    MIPI-DSI, 4 data lanes, up to 1920 x 1080 @60Hz
    +
    TouchscreenCapacitive touch-screen support through SPI and I2C interfaces
    +
    CameraMIPI-CSI, 4 data lanes
    +

    Network

    Gigabit
    Ethernet
    1x 10/100/1000Mbps Ethernet port (RGMII)
    +
    WiFi802.11ac WiFi interface
    Broadcom BCM43353 chipset
    *precludes MMC/SD/SDIO port
    WB
    BluetoothBluetooth 4.2 BLE
    WB

    Audio

    Digital AudioUp-to 3x I2S / SAI
    +
    S/PDIF input/output
    +

    I/O

    PCI Express2x PCIe x1 Gen. 2.1
    +
    USB2x USB3.0 dual-role ports
    +
    UARTUp to 3x UART
    +
    MMC/SD/SDIOUp to 1x MMC/SD/SDIO
    *mutually exclusive with WiFi module
    +
    SPIUp to 3x SPI
    +
    I2CUp to 3x I2C
    +
    PWMUp to 4x general purpose PWM signals
    +
    GPIOUp to 95x GPIO (multifunctional signals shared with other functions)
    +

    System Logic and Debug

    RTCReal time clock, powered by external battery
    +
    JTAGJTAG debug interface
    +

    Electrical Specifications

    Supply Voltage
    3.6V to 4.4V
    Digital I/O voltage3.3V

    Mechanical Specifications

    Dimensions28 x 40 x 5 mm
    Weight8 gram
    Connectors2 x 100 pin, 0.4mm pitch

    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
    UCM-iMX8 (NXP i.MX8 SOM) System-on-Module block diagram

    UCM-iMX8 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

    • UCM-iMX8-C1500Q-D2-N16-WB
    • SB-UCMIMX8 carrier board
    • WiFi antenna and cable
    • UCM-iMX8 optional heat-plate
    • Serial port cable
    • USB cable and adapter
    • 12V power supply

    Product status: Intro

    CompuLab part number specifies all options available for a particular product.
    P/N template: UCM-iMX8-Cx-Dx-Nx-[WB]-[Tx]

    Minimal Configuration

    Minimal configuration P/N: UCM-iMX8-C1500D-D1-N4
    1K-unit price:
    $79

    Optional Features

    FeatureOptionsP/N codeAdd ($)
    CPU typei.MX8M Dual
    i.MX8M Quad
    C1500D
    C1500Q
    -
    2
    DRAM size1GB
    2GB
    D1
    D2
    -
    12
    Storage4GB eMMC (MLC)
    16GB eMMC (MLC)
    32GB eMMC (MLC)
    64GB eMMC (MLC)
    N4
    N16
    N32
    N64
    -
    6
    15
    39
    WiFi & Bluetoothnone
    WiFi 802.11ac and Bluetooth
    -
    WB
    -
    25
    Temperature rangeCommercial
    Industrial Certified
    Extended Tested
    Industrial Tested
    -
    TIC
    TET
    TIT
    -
    15
    20
    75
    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
    10K0.95
    1K 1.0
    5001.2
    1001.5
    102.0
    12.5