Texas Instruments AM389x Sitara ARM Microprocessors

Texas Instruments (TI) introduced the AM389x Sitara ARM microprocessors (MPUs). The AM389x Sitara ARM MPU is ideal for single-board computers, gateways, routers, servers, industrial automation, human machine interfaces (HMIs) and point-of-service data terminals. The two new devices in the AM389x Sitara ARM MPU family are the AM3892 and the AM3894. Both chips feature PCIExpress Gen2, SATA 2.0, dual Gigabit Ethernet and dual DDR2/DDR3 interfaces. Pricing for the XAM3894CYG Sitara ARM MPU starts at $43.10 in 1,000 unit quantities (1 ku).

Texas Instruments (TI) AM389x Sitara ARM microprocessors (MPUs)

TI AM389x Sitara ARM MPU Features

  • 1.5 GHz ARM Cortex-A8 core
  • Two-lane PCIExpress Gen2, two USB 2.0 ports, HDMI TX, SATA 2.0 interfaces for up to two external drives, two 32-bit DDR2/DDR3 external memory interfaces at up to 1.6 GHz, two Gigabit Ethernet MACs (GEMAC) and two-channel video I/O
  • SGX530 graphics accelerator up to 333 MHz (AM3894) for 3D graphics
  • Display engine (AM3892 and 3894) outputs to two different streams of content on dual simultaneous 1920 x 1280 resolution displays
  • Supported by the TI EZ Software Development Kit
  • Runs Linux, Microsoft Windows Embedded Compact 7 and Android operating systems

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