IOT-GATE-iMX8 - Industrial IoT Gateway

ARM gateway starting from $114

  • Ideal for industrial control and monitoring
  • Extensive wireless and wired connectivity
  • Industrial build quality and reliability

IOT-GATE-iMX8 Features

Feature Highlights

  • NXP i.MX8M-Mini CPU, quad-core Cortex-A53
  • Up-to 4GB RAM and 128GB eMMC
  • LTE modem, WiFi 802.11ax, Bluetooth 5.1
  • 2x Ethernet, 3x USB2, RS485 / RS232, CAN-FD
  • Custom I/O expansion boards

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IOT-GATE-iMX8 front panel

Optimized for Industrial Environments

  • Fanless design in aluminum, rugged housing
  • Designed for reliability and 24/7 operation
  • Wide temperature range of -40C to 80C
  • 5 year warranty and 15 year availability
  • Wide input voltage range of 8V to 36V
SW support

Debian Linux and Yocto Project

  • Mainline Linux and full Board Support Package
  • Debian Linux, Yocto Project and U-Boot
  • Support for Docker and Microsoft Azure IoT

Also available as i.MX8 System-on-Module

UCM-iMX8M-Mini SOM
  • Tiny board computer designed for custom applications
  • Ideal for cost sensitive and space constrained systems
  • Full design flexibility, scalability and long-term availability

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Why choose CompuLab?

Long-term 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 Mini, quad-core ARM Cortex-A53, 1.8GHz
+
Real-Time
Co-processor
ARM Cortex-M4
+

Memory and Storage

RAM1GB – 4GB, LPDDR4
D
Primary Storage4GB - 64GB eMMC flash, soldered on-board
NA
Secondary Storage16GB - 64GB eMMC flash, optional module
NB

Network

LAN1000Mbps Ethernet port, RJ45 connector
+
100Mbps Ethernet port, RJ45 connector
+
WiFi802.11ax WiFi interface
Intel WiFi 6 AX200 module
WB
BluetoothBluetooth 5.1 BLE
Intel WiFi 6 AX200 module
Cellular4G/LTE CAT1 cellular module, Simcom SIM7600G
* via mini-PCie socket
JS7600G
On-board micro-SIM card socket
+
GNSSGPS / GLONASS
Implemented with Simcom SIM7600G module
JS7600G

I/O

PCI Expressmini-PCIe socket, full-size
* mutually exclusive with WiFi/BT module
not WB
USB3x USB2.0 ports, type-A connectors
+
Serial1x RS485 (half-duplex) / RS232 port, terminal-block
+
1x serial console via UART-to-USB bridge, micro-USB connector
+
CAN2x CAN-FD, isolated, terminal-block connector
* implemented with IE-CAN2 add-on board
FCAN2
ExpansionExpansion connector for add-on boards
2x SPI, 2x UART, I2C, 12x GPIO
not FCAN2

System

SecuritySecure boot, implemented with i.MX8M Mini HAB module
+
RTCReal time clock operated from on-board coin-cell battery
+

Electrical Specifications

Supply Voltage
Unregulated 8V to 36V
Power Consumption2W - 7W, depending on system load and configuration

Mechanical Specifications

Dimensions112 x 84 x 25 mm
Enclosure MaterialAluminum housing
CoolingPassive cooling, fanless design
Weight450 gram

Compliance, Reliability and Environmental

MTTF> 200,000 hours
Warranty5 years
Operation TemperatureCommercial: 0° to 60° C
Extended: -20° to 60° C
Industrial: -40° to 80° C
Storage Temperature-40° to 85° C
Relative Humidity10% to 90% (operation)
05% to 95% (storage)

IOT-GATE-iMX8 Evaluation Kit

Hardware

Kit Price: $545

  • IOTG-IMX8-D2-NA16-NB16-WB-JS7600G-PS-XL-TIC
  • FCAN2 add-on board
  • 2x WiFi antenna
  • Cellular antenna
  • DC Y-cable
  • USB cable
  • DIN-rail mounting bracket
  • Wall mounting bracket

Technical Support

  • Technical support for 12 months.
  • 45-day trial period. The evaluation kit will be accepted for refund if the user finds the product not suitable for his needs.

Documents and Guides

Product status: Intro

CompuLab part number specifies all options available for a particular product.

P/N template: IOTG-IMX8-Dx-NAx-[NBx]-[WB]-[Jx]-[Fx]-[PS]-[Xx]-[Tx]

Minimal Configuration

Minimal configuration P/N: IOTG-IMX8-D1-NA4
1K-unit price:
$114

Optional Features

FeatureOptionsP/N codeAdd ($)
RAM size1GB
2GB
4GB
D1
D2
D4
-
8
30
Primary Storage
(soldered on-board)
4GB eMMC (MLC)
16GB eMMC (MLC)
32GB eMMC (MLC)
64GB eMMC (MLC)
NA4
NA16
NA32
NA64
-
5
12
23
Secondary Storage
(modular)
none
16GB eMMC module
-
NB16
-
15
WiFi & Bluetoothnone
WiFi 802.11ax and Bluetooth
-
WB
-
17
Cellular modemnone
LTE CAT1, SIM7600G
-
JS7600G
-
44
I/O extensionnone
2x CAN-FD
-
FCAN2
-
18
Power Supplynone
12V wall-mount PSU
-
PS
-
10
Software Preloadingnone
Debian Linux
Custom image
-
XL
Xx
-
3
Contact Sales
Temperature rangeCommercial
Extended Tested
Industrial Certified
Industrial Tested
-
TET
TIC
TIT
-
20
30
70
  • Prices are specified in U.S. Dollars. Prices are periodically updated according to variations in component cost. 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
5001.075
1001.15
101.225
11.3

Item Description
CompuLab P/N
IOT-GATE-RPi PSUPower supply unit
Wall mount PSU with DC plug lock
Input 100-240VAC 50/60Hz, 36W output 12VDC 3A
FITLET2-ACC-PSU
DC Y-cableDC Y-cable
DC cable with plug lock
ACCENC-CABDCIPC
Wall / VESA mounting bracketWall / VESA mounting bracket
A highly versatile bracket for mounting IOT-GATE-iMX8 on a surface
* Also used together with DIN-rail mounting bracket
FITLET2-ACC-BRKT