SBC-IOT-IMX8PLUS - NXP i.MX8M Plus    Single Board Computer

ARM IoT SBC starting from $124

  • Optimized for industrial control and monitoring
  • Extensive wireless and wired connectivity
  • Ideal for cost-sensitive systems

Feature Highlights

i.MX8M Plus processor
  • NXP i.MX8M-Plus CPU, quad-core Cortex-A53
  • Up to 8GB RAM and 128GB eMMC
  • LTE/4G modem, WiFi 802.11ax, Bluetooth 5.3
  • 2x LAN, USB3.0, 2x USB2.0 and CAN bus
  • Up-to 3x RS485 | RS232 and digital I/O
  • Modbus RTU, Modbus TCP and MQTT
  • Custom I/O expansion boards

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SBC Highlights

Optimized for Industrial Environments

  • Designed for reliability and 24/7 operation
  • Industrial temperature range of -40C to 80C
  • Secure boot and Hardware Watchdog
  • Wide input voltage range of 8V to 36V and PoE client
  • 5 year warranty and 15 year availability

Debian Linux and Yocto Project

SW support
  • Full Board Support Package and ready-to-run images
  • Debian Linux, Yocto Project and U-Boot
  • Support for Docker, MS Azure IoT and Node-RED
  • Support for OTA updates with Mender

Also available as SOM and IoT Gateway

CompuLab_SOM_SBC_IOT-Gateway_product-family

Same CPU core and SW stack in different form-factors:

  • IoT Gateway - for deployment with minimal effort
  • Single-Board-Computer - for custom mechanical integration
  • System-on-Module - for a fully customized design

Why choose CompuLab?

10-year Availability

Direct Engineer Support

Mainline Linux and Yocto

In-House Manufacturing

Industrial Temperature

Configure-to-Order

Learn more about CompuLab advantages

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

CPU Core

CPUNXP i.MX8M Plus QuadLite, quad-core ARM Cortex-A53, 1.8GHz
C1800Q
NXP i.MX8M Plus Quad, quad-core ARM Cortex-A53, 1.8GHz
C1800QM
NPUAI/ML Neural Processing Unit, up to 2.3 TOPS
C1800QM
Real-Time
Co-processor
ARM Cortex-M7, 800Mhz
+

Memory and Storage

RAM1GB – 8GB, LPDDR4
D
Storage16GB – 128GB eMMC flash, soldered on-board
N

Display and Graphics

Display OutputDVI-D, up to 1080p60
+
GPU and VideoGC7000UL GPU
1080p60 HEVC/H.265, AVC/H.264
C1800QM

Network

LAN2x 1000Mbps Ethernet portx, RJ45 connectors
+
WiFi and Bluetooth
802.11ax WiFi and Bluetooth 5.3 BLE
Implemented with Intel WiFi 6E AX210 module
2x 2.4GHz / 5GHz rubber duck antennas
WB
Cellular4G/LTE CAT4 cellular module, Quectel EC25-E (EU bands)
JEC25E
4G/LTE CAT4 cellular module, Quectel EC25-A (US bands)
JEC25A
SIM card socket
+
Cellular rubber duck antenna
JEC25x
GNSSGPS
Implemented with Quectel EC25 module
JEC25x

I/O

USB2x USB2.0 ports, type-A connectors (back panel)
+
1x USB3.0 port, type-A connector (front panel)
+
RS485 / RS232Up-to 3x RS485 (half-duplex) | RS232 ports
Isolated, terminal-block connector
FxRS4 /
FxRS2
CAN bus1x CAN bus port
Isolated, terminal-block connector
+
Digital I/O4x digital outputs + 4x digital inputs
Isolated, 24V compliant with EN 61131-2, terminal-block connector
FDIO
Debug1x serial console via UART-to-USB bridge, micro-USB connector
+
Support for NXP SDP/UUU protocol, micro-USB connector
+
Expansion ConnectorExpansion connector for add-on boards
LVDS, SDIO, USB, SPI, I2C, GPIOs
+

System

RTCReal time clock operated from on-board coin-cell battery
+
WatchdogHardware watchdog
+
SecuritySecure boot, implemented with i.MX8M Plus HAB module
+
LEDs2x general purpose dual-color LEDs
+
PoESupport for PoE (powered device)
POE

Electrical Specifications

Supply Voltage
Unregulated 8V to 36V

Mechanical Specifications

Dimensions125 x 80 x 25 mm
Heat-plateAluminum heat-plate, 130mm x 80mm
* only with "H" configuration option
Weight550 gram

Reliability and Environmental

MTTF> 200,000 hours
Warranty5 years
Operation TemperatureCommercial: 0° to 60° C
Industrial: -40° to 80° C
Storage Temperature-40° to 85° C
Relative Humidity10% to 90% (operation)
05% to 95% (storage)
SBC-IOT-IMX8PLUS single board computer block diagram

SBC-IOT-iMX8PLUS Evaluation Kit

Hardware

  • SBC-IOT-IMX8PLUS-C1800QM-D4-N32-WB-JEC25x-FARS4-FBRS2-FDIO-POE-H-PS-XL-TIC
  • Extra two RS485 I/O modules
  • Extra two RS232 I/O modules
  • DC terminal block adapter
  • DC Y-cable
  • USB cable

NOTE: select eval-kit modem type according to cellular bands
required for your region.

Kit Price: $505


Technical Support

  • Technical support for 12 months.
  • 45-day trial period. Eval 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: SBC-IOTIMX8PLUS-Cx-Dx-Nx-[WB]-[Jx]-[FAx]-[FBx]-[FCx]-[FDIO]-[POE]-[H]-[PS]-[Xx]-[Tx]

Minimal Configuration

Minimal configuration P/N: SBC-IOTIMX8PLUS-C1800Q-D1-N16
1K-unit price:
$124

Optional Features

FeatureOptionsP/N codeAdd ($)
CPUi.MX8M Plus QuadLite 1.8GHz
i.MX8M Plus Quad 1.8GHz with VPU and NPU
C1800Q
C1800QM
-
5
RAM size1GB
2GB
4GB
D1
D2
D4
-
7
24
Storage
(soldered on-board)
16GB eMMC (MLC)
32GB eMMC (MLC)
64GB eMMC (MLC)
128GB eMMC (MLC)
N16
N32
N64
N128
-
4
16
35
WiFi & Bluetoothnone
WiFi 802.11ax and Bluetooth
-
WB
-
18
Cellular modemnone
LTE CAT4, Quectel EC25-E (EU bands)
LTE CAT4, Quectel EC25-A (US bands)
-
JEC25E
JEC25A
-
47
47
Serial I/O add-on
module A
none
RS232
RS485
-
FARS2
FARS4
-
7
7
Serial I/O add-on
module B
none
RS232
RS485
-
FBRS2
FBRS4
-
7
7
Serial I/O add-on
module C
none
RS232
RS485
-
FCRS2
FCRS4
-
7
7
Digital I/O add-on
module D
none
4x DI + 4x DO
-
FDIO
-
12
Power over Ethernetnone
PoE powered mode
-
POE
-
5
Heat-plateNo
Yes
-
H
-
7
Power Supplynone
12V wall-mount PSU
-
PS
-
10
Software Preloadingnone
Debian Linux
Custom image
-
XL
Xx
-
3
Contact Sales
Temperature rangeCommercial
Industrial Certified
Industrial Tested
-
TIC
TIT
-
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
5001.1
1001.2
101.3
11.4