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The phyCORE-i.MX31 SOM showcases the Freescale™ i.MX31 processor, which delivers a speed of 532 MHz while minimizing power consumption and supporting a rich peripheral set. Customize the phyCORE-i.MX31 SOM with adaptable memory and access with ease interfaces such as Ethernet, high speed USB OTG and Host, and LCD with touch support through the 400-pin interconnect.
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The phyCORE-i.MX31 System on Module
The i.MX31 ARM®-11 Processor FamilyThe Freescale™ i.MX31 processor based on the ARM®-11 lives up to the i.MX family reputation of high performance, minimal power consumption, and versatility for next-generation multi-media and display applications. Delivering up to 532 MHz, the i.MX31 features an integrated 3D graphics processing unit for superior image quality and a built-in Image Processing Unit (IPU) for high-quality video.
- i.MX31 up to 532 MHz
- 3D with VFP
- VGA MPEG-4 HW encode
- Up to 512 MB DDR / 1 GB NAND
- USB HS 2.0 OTG and Host
- UART, SPI, I2C, I2S
- Display, touch controller
- Linux and CE 6.0 BSPs
|SRAM||512 KB default / 2 MB max|
|DRAM||128 MB default / 512 MB max DDR|
|NAND||64 MB default / 1 GB max|
|NOR||32 MB default / 64 MB max|
|USB Host||1x HS 2.0, 1x FS 2.0|
|USB OTG||1x HS 2.0|
|Graphics||3D with VFP|
|Display||TTL (18 bpp)|
|Miscellaneous||PWM, Keypad, JTAG|
|Dimensions||58 x 84 mm|
|Connector||2x 200-pin 0.635 mm pitch|
|Supply Voltage||3.3 - 4.6 V|
|Power Consumption||1.65 W|
|Temperature||0° to 70° C / -40° to 85° C|
phyCORE-i.MX31 interfaces are routed to our high-density PCB interconnects on the underside of the SOM. Design the mating connectors on your carrier board.
The phyCORE-i.MX31 Rapid Development Kit
- phyCORE-i.MX31 System on Module
- phyCORE-i.MX31 Carrier Board
- phyCORE-i.MX31 Mapper Board
- Linux or CE 6.0 Software
- 3.5" LCD with touch on adapter board
- Optional expansion board
- Cables, schematics, and kit CD
The phyCORE SOM is designed to plug into a PHYTEC Carrier Board that provides the I/O connectors as well as any other interface circuitry not provided on the phyCORE module itself.
Carrier Board Features
- RJ-45 Ethernet
- USB 2.0 OTG connector
- USB 2.0 Host port
- 2x RS-232 serial ports
- SD/MMC card slot
- Compact Flash card socket
- Stereo input and output jacks
- Keypad interface
- CAN controller and port
- Camera connector
- LVDS / touch display interface
- JTAG connector
- Expansion interface
The default configuration of the phyCORE-i.MX31 SOM included in the kit features: Freescale i.MX31 532 MHz processor, 128 MB DDR, 512 KB SRAM, 64 MB NAND-Flash, 32 MB NOR-Flash, 4 KB I2C EEPROM, Ethernet, HS USB OTG and Host, and RS-232.
- Bare PCB expansion board that plugs into the Carrier Board for rapid prototypting
phyCORE-i.MX31 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.
- GCC C/C++ cross development tool chain
- Eclipse IDE
- PTXdist build system
- Bootloader, kernel, file system
- Source BSP
CE 6.0 Package
- Visual Studio 2005 evaluation CD
- Platform Builder CE 6.0
- SDK for application development
- Bootloader and runtime Nk.bin image
- OSDesign example
- Binary BSP, source available under EULA
Require in-depth support beyond our free offerings? See details here.
Find Quickstart guides, BSP downloads, and other useful information on our wiki.
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Buy Your Kit
The phyCORE-i.MX31 Rapid Development Kit comes in two versions: Linux and Windows Embedded 6.0. Both versions include a phyCORE-i.MX31 SOM, carrier board, mapper board, LCD, BSP, and optional accessories.
- phyCORE-i.MX31 System on Module (PCM-037)
- Carrier board (PCM-970)
- Mapper Board (PMA-001)
- 3.5" LCD with integrated touch (LCD-004 / LCD-011)
- Windows Embedded 6.0 or Linux BSP
- Bare PCB expansion board (PCM-977)