iWave Systems Launches RainboW-G12M-Q7 SoMs Powered by TI Sitara AM389x/DM816x Processor

iWave Systems, an embedded systems company based in Bangalore, India, has unveiled new Qseven Modules powered by Texas Instruments Sitara AM389x/DM816x ARM Cortex-A8 microprocessor clocked up to 1.5 GHz. Rainbow-G12M-Q7 modules target applications such as Single-Board computers, network and communication processing, industrial automation, human machine interface (HMI), medical electronic devices, video surveillance systems and interactive Point-of-Service (PoS) kiosks.

Here are the modules specifications:

  • CPU – TI AM389x/DM8168 ARM Cortex-A8 based Sitara Processor operating up to 1.5 GHz
  • Rainbow-G12M-Q7 (Click to Enlarge)
    Rainbow-G12M-Q7 (Click to Enlarge)


    • 1GB DDR3 SDRAM
    • 128 MB NAND Flash
    • On-Board Micro SD slot
  •  230-pin Qseven Edge Connector:
    • 1x PCIe v2.0
    • 1x HDMI 1.3
    • 2x SATA
    • LVDS channel
    • 1 x USB 2.0 Host | 1x USB 2.0 device
    • I2S Port
    • SD/SDIO
    • SPI & I2C ports
  •  Expansion Connector:
    • Gigabit Ethernet
    • HD Video IN/OUT Ports
    • Analog Video OUT
    • Audio IN/OUT ports
    • UART, GPIOs
  • Form factor –  Qseven R1.20 compatible (70mm x 70mm)
  • Temperature Range –  0 to 70°C
  • Power Input –  5V / 2A


The company provides a BSP for Linux 2.6.37, and works on supporting Android 2.2 for the platform.Development can be performed on RainboW-G12D-Q7 AM389x/DM8168 Q7 Development Platform which includes the aforementioned module as well as iWave Systems generic Q7 compatible (Nano-ITX) development board.

RainboW-G12D-Q7 Development Kit
RainboW-G12D-Q7 Development Kit

I could not find availability nor pricing information for this Qseven module. For further details, you can check RainboW-G12M-Q7 (AM3894) user manual, or simply visit RainboW-G12M-Q7 page.

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