i.MX 8M Plus

The single board computer with the "most intelligent" module phyCORE-i.MX 8M Plus

  • Neuronal Network Accelerator up to 2.3 TOPS
  • Onboard Image Signal Processor
  • Up to 4x Cortex-A53 1,8 GHz 
  • 2x MIPI CSI-2 
  • All processor interfaces available onboard
  • RS-232 / RS-485 switchable on the same connector
  • Measure the power consumption of the module for different load scenarios
  • Support of the i.MX 8M Plus security features
  • Integrated RAUC update client

160 mm x 77 mm

ARM Cortex-A53 / -M7

The phyBOARD-Pollux can be used either as a development platform for the phyCORE-i.MX 8M Plus modules or as a powerful, industry-compatible SBC for the immediate implementation of your product idea. The single board computer serves as a reference design for your customer-specific application and enables parallel development of the software and carrier board for the i.MX 8M Plus module. The modern FTDI interface enables software downloads and debugging.

Sales manager Ralf Orschau explains the possibilities of the i.MX 8M Plus platform.

Celebrity Face Match AI Demo presented by Nico Bendisch.

Module phyCORE-i.MX 8M Plus
SOM Mounting Connector insertion
Processor i.MX 8M Plus Quad
Architecture ARM Cortex-A53 / Cortex-M7
Frequency 4x 1.8 GHz + 800 MHz
SPI NOR Flash 64 MB
eMMC 8 GB eMMC 5.1
Ethernet 2x 10/100/1000BASE-T (1x TSN support)
Wireless via optional Wi-Fi Adapter
USB 2x 3.0 Host
Serial 1x RS-232/RS-485 Full Duplex/RS-485 Half Duplex
Digital I/O optional via Expansion Connector
PCle 1x miniPCIe
MMC/SD/SDIO microSD Card Slot
Display LVDS (1x 4 lanes or 1x 8 lanes), MIPI DSI (1x 4 lanes), HDMI
Audio SAI via A/V Connector
Camera 2x MIPI CSI-2 (phyCAM-M)
Expansion Bus I²C, SPI, SDIO (8-bit), UART, JTAG, USB
JTAG via Expansion Connector
User Control Elements 1x Reset Button, 1x On/Off, 1x Boot source select
Boot Source eMMC, SD Card, NOR, USB Serial Download, Internal Fuses
RTC Real Time Clock (mounted on SoM) with Gold Cap Backup
Power supply 12 V - 24 V
Dimensions 160 mm x 77 mm
Temperature range -20 °C to +85 °C
Betriebssystem Linux
Distribution Yocto Zeus



Nutzen Sie diese BSPs, wenn Sie das i.MX 8M Plus phyBOARD®-Pollux KI-Kit besitzen und die vorinstallierte KI Demo nutzen wollen.

Release Name Release Version Release Notes BSP Manual Yocto Manual Development Env. Guide Miscellaneous

Standard NXP BSP

Nutzen Sie diese BSPs, wenn Sie das normale i.MX 8M Plus phyBOARD®-Pollux Kit besitzen. In diesem BSP ist nur die KI Demo nicht vorinstalliert.

Release Name Release Version Release Notes BSP Manual Yocto Manual Development Env. Guide Miscellaneous

NXP Android BSP

Release Name Release Version Release Notes BSP Manual Yocto Manual Development Env. Guide Miscellaneous

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