iWave Systems Introduces RainboW-G16M µMXM SoM Powered by Freescale Vybrid ARM Cortex A5 / M4 SoC

iWave Systems has unveiled new microMXM system-on-modules powered by Freescale Vybrid dual core ARM Cortex-A5 @ 500Mhz and Cortex-M4 @ 167 Mhz SoC. Rainbow-G16M modules target applications that can leverage the Cortex M4 MCU for real-time tasks, and the Cortex A5 core for application processing such as industrial process control & kiosks , smart grid, medical / healthcare devices, smart connected devices, and battery operated handheld devices.


Here are the module specifications:

  • SoC – Vybrid VF6x Series Controller with ARM Cortex A5 core @ 500Mhz, and Cortex M4 core @ 167 MHz
  • System Memory – 256 MB DDR3 (Expandable upto 1GB)
  • Storage
    • 256MB NAND Flash (Expandable up to 2GB)
    • QSPI Flash (Optional)
    • EEPROM (Optional)
  • On Board peripherals support:
    • On module 10/100 Ethernet PHY
    • JTAG Header for processor (Optional)
    • Open SDA Header (Optional)
    • DIP Switch for boot settings (Optional)
  • 314-pin MXM PCB Edge Connector Interfaces:
    • 10/100 Ethernet PHY interface
    • 2nd RMII or Camera (8bit) interface
    • 24bpp RGB LCD interface
    • USB – 1x USB Host 2.0, 1x USB OTG 2.0
    • 1x I2S/SAI Audio
    • 1x SD (4bit)
    • Serial – 2x SPI , 2x UART, 2x I2C
    • QSPI or SPDIF or UART interface
    • 2x CAN bus
    • 1x Debug UART
    • 8x GPIOs
    • 12-bit ADC – 4 channels
    • 12 bit DAC  – 2 channels
    • Video ADC –  4 channels
  • Power Supply5V/0.5A
  • Temperature Range-40°C to +85°C (Industrial)
  • Dimensions – 85mmx40mm

The company provides a Linux 3.0.15 BSP for the module. It’s not very clear if the module is available right now. You may want to check out iWave Systems Vybrid VF6xx µMXM SOM page for a few more details.

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