phyCORE®-i.MX 8M Mini / Nano
ARM Cortex ™ -A53 / -M4

Energy-efficient computing power on just 40 mm x 37 mm.

  • Scalable performance i.MX 8M Mini SoloLite to Quad
  • Cortex-M4 for real-time applications
  • MIPI-DSI to FlatLink converter
  • Optimal EMI and EMC properties
  • FTGA soldering technology
  • Resistance to shock and vibration
  • 1080p video encoding / decoding
  • 2D / 3D graphics acceleration
  • MIPI CSI-2
  • Multichannel audio
  • Pin-compatible with the i.MX 8M nano processor

40 mm x 37 mm

ARM Cortex-A53 / -M4

  • Multimedia encoder - video, graphics, audio

    The i.MX 8M Mini encodes videos and converts camera raw data into a transferable format. i.MX 8M Mini is the performance-oriented multimedia professional, i.MX 8M Nano has slimmer multimedia properties and is cheaper.

  • Scalable performance across the entire i.MX 8 family

    Under Yocto, PHYTEC maintains the same software infrastructure for all derivatives of the entire i.MX 8 family.

  • Hard real-time and convenient application

    The Cortex-A53 processor handles application tasks comfortably with the support of an operating system. The Cortex-M4 controller takes on deterministic tasks with real-time requirements.

  • High performance with low power consumption

    Simpler cooling concepts thanks to the favorable mips per watt ratio of the Advanced 14LPC FinFET process technology.

  • High vibration and shock resistance

    Tested according to DIN EN 60068-2-6, DIN EN 60068-2-64 and DIN EN 60068-2-27.

Are you currently using the i.MX 6 module and now want to upgrade to the newer i.MX 8 processor family? Then use our instructions for your successful processor migration.

Processor i.MX8M Mini Quad / i.MX8M Mini Dual / i.MX8M Mini Solo / i.MX8M Mini QuadLite / i.MX8M Mini DualLite / i.MX8M Mini SoloLite
Architecture ARM Cortex-A53 / Cortex-M4
Bit width 64 bit
Frequency up to 4x 1.8 GHz (Note: The maximum clock frequency depends on the selected temperature class of the processor) + 400 MHz
Graphics Vivante GC NanoUltra 3D (1 shader) + GC30 2D (6.4 GFLOPs)
Video 1080p encode and decode
Security AES, RSA, SHA-256, 3DES, DES, ECC, ARC4, MD5, TRNG
SPI NOR Flash 8 MB - 256 MB
eMMC 4 GB - 128 GB
RAM 512 MB - 4 GB (32 Bit)
Ethernet 1x 10/100/1000 Mbit/s
USB 2x USB 2.0 OTG
PCle 1x
I²C 3x
SPI 2x FlexSPI + 3x ECSPI
PWM up to 4x
Display LVDS or MIPI DSI-2
Audio 4x SAI + Immersiv3D plus Dolby Atmos & AC4 or DTS Decoding
Camera 1x MIPI CSI-2
RTC Low power, high precision external RTC
Power supply 3.3 V
Connectors 319 solder pads, 1.27 mm pitch Fused Tin Grid Array (FTGA) + 4 GND
Dimensions 40 mm x 37 mm
Temperature range -40°C to +85°C
Betriebssystem Linux 4.19.35
Distribution Yocto 2.7.1 (Warrior)

phyCORE-i.MX 8M Mini / Nano


Nutzen Sie diese BSPs, wenn Sie das normale i.MX 8M Mini phyBOARD®-Polis Kit besitzen. In diesem BSP ist nur der Update Client für die Connagtive Update Suite nicht vorinstalliert. Siehe hierzu Yocto Connagtive Release.

Yocto-Linux FSL-Kernel
Release Name Release Version Release Notes BSP Manual Yocto Manual Development Env. Guide Miscellaneous

Yocto Connagtive

Nutzen Sie diese BSPs, wenn Sie das phyCORE-i.MX 8M Mini
Update & Device Management Kit besitzen. In diesem BSP ist der Update Client für die Connagtive Update Suite vorinstalliert. Lesen Sie hierzu das passende Getting Started Manual.

Release Name Release Version Release Notes BSP Manual Yocto Manual Development Env. Guide Miscellaneous
Android FSL-Kernel
Release Name Release Version Release Notes BSP Manual Yocto Manual Development Env. Guide Miscellaneous

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