phyCARD®-L-OMAP3530

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The phyCARD-L-OMAP3530 SOM delivers up to 720 MHz and supports the Texas Instrument' OMAP3530  processor based on the ARM® Cortex™-A8 architecture. Due to identical break-out of interface signals per PHYTEC’s innovative X-Arc embedded bus standard, the phyCARD-L-OMAP3525 is compatible with other phyCARD family members making resources available at a single, 100-pin connector including Ethernet, USB, UART, SPI, I2C, audio, SDIO/MMC, GPIO, JTAG, display (LVDS), and more.

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The phyCARD-L-OMAP3530 System on Module

The OMAP3 Processor Family

The Texas Instruments' OMAP3 family of application processors feature an ARM® Cortex™-A8  core delivering up to 720 MHz for increased device performance while maintaining low power consumption. Highlights of the OMAP3530 include PowerVR™ SGX graphics for 3D display and gaming effects, IVA2.2, camera image signal processor (ISP), and a display subsystem.

SOM Highlights

  • OMAP3530 up to 720 MHz
  • ARM® Cortex™-A8
  • Up to 1 GB LPDDR / 1 GB NAND
  • X-Arc phyCARD standard Bus
  • Linux and CE 6.0 BSPs
Feature Details
Part Number PCA-A-L1
Architecture Cortex A8
Processor TI OMAP3530, OMAP3525
Frequency 720 MHz
SRAM
DRAM 256 MB default / 1 GB max LPDDR
NAND 256 MB default / 1 GB max
NOR
eMMC
EEPROM 4 KB
SD/SDIO/MMC 1
PCMCIA/CF
PCIe
SATA
UART 1
RS-232
I2C 1
I2S
SPI/SSP 1
CAN
USB Host 1x HS 2.0
USB Device
USB OTG 1x HS 2.0
Ethernet (Mbit/s) 10/100
Audio External AC97 interface
Graphics PowerVR SGX530
Video
Display LVDS (24 bpp)
Touch External
Camera Yes (LVDS)
RTC
Miscellaneous JTAG, GPIO
Dimensions 60 x 60 mm
Connector 100-pin 0.635 mm pitch
Supply Voltage 3.3 - 5.0 V
Power Consumption 1.1 W
Temperature 0° to 70° C / -40° to 85° C

The Interconnect

phyCARD-L-OMAP3530 interfaces are routed to our high-density PCB interconnects on the underside of the SOM. Design the mating connectors on your carrier board.

The phyCARD-L-OMAP3530 Rapid Development Kit

Kit Contents

  • phyCARD-L-OMAP3530 System on Module
  • phyBASE Carrier Board
  • Linux or CE 6.0 Software
  • 5" LCD with touch on Adapter Board
  • Cables, schematics, and kit CD

The phyCARD SOM provides a flexible platform and is designed to plug into the PHYTEC phyBASE Carrier Board that provides a standard set of physical I/O connectors as well as any other interface circuitry not provided on the phyCARD module itself.

Carrier Board Features

  • PHYTEC X-Arc embedded bus standard
  • RJ-45 Ethernet
  • USB 2.0 OTG port
  • 3x USB 2.0 Host interfaces
  • RS-232 serial port
  • SD/MMC card slot
  • AC'97 audio codec and touch controller
  • Stereo input and output jacks
  • 3x user programmable GPIOs
  • LVDS camera interface
  • Universal display interface
  • Lattice LC4256V PLD

SOM Features

The default configuration of the phyCARD-L-OMAP3530 SOM included in the phyCARD-L kit features: TI OMAP3530 720 MHz processor, 256 MB LPDDR, 256 MB NAND-Flash, 4 KB EEPROM, Ethernet controller, USB OTG and Host transceivers.

phyCARD-L-OMAP3530 Board Support Packages

PHYTEC Board Support Packages (BSPs) are software bundles that implement and support operating systems on our System on Modules. PHYTEC BSPs are application development-ready, offering all essential drivers and board-level feature support. The only task left for you is application integration. This way, you can focus on your core competencies while we take care of the rest.

Linux Package

  • GCC C/C++ cross development tool chain
  • Eclipse IDE
  • PTXdist build system
  • Bootloader, kernel, file system
  • Source BSP

Access BSP here

CE 6.0 Package

  • Visual Studio 2005 evaluation CD 
  • Platform Builder
  • SDK for application development 
  • Bootloader and runtime Nk.bin image 
  • OSDesign example 
  • Binary BSP, source available under EULA

Access BSP here

Quality

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Developer Wiki

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