i.MX 8M Solutions from DFI for advanced Audio, Voice and Video Processing

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i.MX 8M – Arm Cortex-A53
Processors for Advanced Audio, Voice and Video Processing

The i.MX 8M family of application processors are based on Arm Cortex-A53 and Cortex-M4 cores and  provide for advanced audio & voice and video processing for applications, ranging from consumer home audio i.MX 8M to industrial building automation and mobile computing.

Features that i.MX 8M provides :-

  • Video quality with full 4K UltraHD resolution and HDR (HDR10 and HLG)
  • High levels of pro-audio fidelity with more than 20 audio channels @384KHz each
  • DSD512 audio capability
  • Fanless operation, low thermal system cost and long battery life
  • Flexible memory options
  • Latest high-speed interfaces for connectivity
  • Supported long life time availability via NXP’s 10 and 15-year longevity programs

i.MX 8 applications processors are part of NXP’s EdgeVerse edge computing platform.

DFI i.MX 8M Solutions

i.MX 8M Solutions - Pico-ITX

DFI M8M051

  • NXP i.MX 8M Processors
  • Single Channel LPDDR4 up to 3200 MHz
  • Single Display: HDMI: resolution up to 4096×2160 @60Hz / LVDS: resolution up to 1920×1080 @60Hz
  • Multiple Expansion: 1 M.2 B Key, 1 M.2 E Key
  • Rich I/O: 1 Intel GbE, 3 COM, 2 USB 3.1 Gen1, 3 USB 2.0
  • 15-Year CPU Life Cycle Support Until Q1′ 35 (Based on NXP Roadmap)
i.MX 8M Solutions - 3.5" SBC

NXP i.MX 8M 3.5″ SBC

  • NXP i.MX8M plus Processors: 30% performance enhancement
  • Wide Voltage Support 9~36VDC
  • 2 GbE LAN for automation application
  • CANbus for automation equipment integration
  • M.2 2230/3052: 1 M.2 B key for PCIe
  • 15-Year CPU Life Cycle Support Until Q1′ 36 (Based on NXP Roadmap)
i.MX 8M Solutions - In-vehicle PC

NXP i.MX 8M In-Vehicle PC

  • ARM-Based In-vehicle system
  • NXP i.MX8 series
  • 16GB/64GB eMMC and micro SD card slot
  • Rich I/O: 1 GbE, 2 COM, 1 CANBus, 2 USB 3.0, 1 Micro USB
  • Wide voltage: 9~36V vehicle power input with ACC/IGN function
  • Wide temp: -20°C~65°C operation without active fan
i.MX 8M Solutions - In-vehicle Panel PC

NXP i.MX 8M In-Vehicle Panel PC

  • ARM-Based In-vehicle System
  • NXP i.MX 8M Dual/Quad Cortex
  • IP65 Front Panel Protection
  • Rich I/O: 1 GbE, 2 COM, 1 CAN Bus, 2 USB 3.1 Gen1, 1 HDMI
  • Application Focus: In-Vehicle Driver HMI
  • Smart Power Ignition Control: Power delay and protection time setting
i.MX 8M Solutions - Panel PC

NXP i.MX 8M 7″ IP65 Panel PC

  • NXP i.MX8M Platform
  • 2GB/4GB SDRAM Memory
  • 7″ 1024×600 TFT LCD Panel with capacitive touch screen
  • Multiple Expansion: M.2 2230/3042 support
  • IP65 front panel protection
i.MX 8M Solutions - Panel PC Kit

DFI M8M_KIT_Series
NXP i.MX 8M Panel PC Kit

  • NXP i.MX 8M Processor
  • 7″ – 11.1″ P-Capacitive Open Frame Panel PC
  • LPDDR4-3200 2GB plus 16GB eMMC on board
  • Multiple Expansion: M.2 2230 E Key and 3042/2242 B Key
  • ARM-Based System: Support Android 9.0 and Linux
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i.MX 8M Detailed Features

Multicore Processing

  • Quad Arm Cortex-A53; Cortex-M4F


  • OpenGL ES 3.1, OpenGL 3.0, Vulkan, Open CL 1.2

Dual independent display interfaces

  • MIPI-DSI (4-lanes); HDMI 2.0a

Video Playback

  • 4Kp60 with High Dynamic Range (h.265, VP9), 4Kp30 (h.264), 1080p60 (MPEG2, MPEG4p2, VC1, VP8, RV9, AVS/AVS+, h.263, DiVX), MJPEG – 8×8


  • 6x I2S/SAI (20+ channels, each 32-bits @384 kHz); S/PDIF Tx/Rx; DSD512

Dual Camera Interfaces

  • MIPI-CSI (4-lanes each)

External Memory Interfaces

  • LPDDR4, DDR4, DDR3L; Quad SPI with XIP


  • Dual USB 3.0 Type C with PHY


  • Dual PCIe with L1 substates for fast wake-up from low-power mode


  • Gigabit Ethernet controller supporting AVB and EEE

Operating Systems

  • Linux OS
  • Android
  • Windows 10 IoT Core
  • FreeRTOS


  • Consumer (0°C to 95°C Tj); Industrial (-40°C to 105°C Tj)


  • FCBGA, 0.65 mm pitch
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Applicable i.MX 8M Applications


  • Heating Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC)
  • Motorcycle Engine Control Unit (ECU) and Small Engine Control


  • Air Conditioning (AC)
  • Building Safety
  • Building Security
  • Heat Metering
  • Industrial Control
  • Industrial HMI
  • Industrial Robotics
  • Motor Drives
  • Smart Lighting
  • Smart Power Socket and Light Switch
  • Vision, Advanced Sensing and Processing Board


  • Input Device (Mouse, Pen, Keyboard)
  • Smart Watch / Wristband
  • Wireless Charging Pad

Smart City

  • Automatic Vehicle Identification
  • Fleet Management
  • Inventory and Supply Chain Management
  • Transport Ticketing

Smart Home

  • Home Security and Surveillance
  • In-Home Energy Display
  • Home Appliances
  • Robotic Appliance
  • Set Top Boxes

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