iWave Systems Technologies introduced the iW-RainboW-G8M SoM. The System on Module features the Freescale i.MX51 800MHz multimedia application processor, on board 128MB/512MB RAM, 128MB/2GB Nand Flash, Micro SD with Edge and Expansion connectors, and support for Dual LCD/Camera, Multiple USB/SD/SDIO, TV, SPI, I2C interfaces. iW-i.MX51 SOM supports Win CE 6.0 R3, Android2.1 and Linux 2.6.28 operating systems. The (70mm x 70mm) module is ideal for portable computing applications like industrial handheld, netbooks, nettops, MID, PMP, and PND.
The new Freescale i.MX51 evaluation kit (EVK) speeds and simplifies the development of compelling applications based on the Google Android platform and Freescale’s i.MX51 processor. The i.MX51 EVK is available now and ships with software BSPs on accompanying pre-flashed SD cards. In addition, Android OS BSP images for the i.MX51 processor can be downloaded from the Freescale website.
Strategic Test introduced the TX51 Freescale i.MX51 processor-based System on Module (SOM). The TX51 features an ARM Cortex-A8 800 MHz i.MX51 processor, 128 MB mobile DDR-SDRAM, 128 MB NAND Flash memory, and a 200-pin SODIMM connector. It measures 67.6 x 26 x 4.2 mm (2.6″ x 1″ x 0.16″). The TX51 is priced at 159 Euro in quantities from 1 to 249 and is sampling from January 2010. Production volumes will be available in Q1/2010.