Datasound Laboratories announced the SOM304 development system. The ICOP System-on-Module features an X86 processor, DDR2 memory, BIOS, and an on-board flash disk pre-loaded with FreeDos. The Vortex86 system on module includes everything engineers need to get their proof-of concept design started.
Ronetix introduced the SAMA5D3-CM SODIMM-sized System-On-Module. The SOM is based on the newest Atmel’s ARM Cortex-A5 based SAMA5D3 series processor. The SAMA5D3-CM features 512MiB DDR2, 256MiB NAND Flash, 16MiB NOR Flash, 4MiB SPI Flash, 1-Wire EEPROM DS2431 and Gigabit Ethernet PHY. The Ronetix SAMA5D3-CM modules are available now.
Direct Insight announced the TRITON-TX6Q system-on-module. It features Freescale i.MX6Q processor, four ARM Cortex-A9 cores, 1GB to 2GB of high performance 64-bit DDR3-1066 RAM and 128MB NAND Flash. The TRITON-TX6Q will be available in early 2013. The 68mm x 31mm system-on-module is ideal for medical devices, digital signage, security, and industrial multimedia applications.
Blue Chip Technology recently introduced the RM3 single board computer. The ultra small SBC is based on the Freescale dual and quad core ARM Cortex 9 processors. The system on module supports dual high resolution independent displays (HDMI/DVI, LVDS, RGB), CAN, SATA, USB, UART, I2C and camera. Current OS support includes Linux and Android operating systems. Windows Embedded Compact 7 and Windows 8 support will be available soon. The RM3 SBC is ideal for digital signage, telematics, industrial control, instrumentation, medical devices and data logging applications.
iWave Systems Technologies recently introduced the iW-RainboW-G15M i.MX6 Q7 module. The new Qseven module features the Freescale i.MX 6 Series 1.2GHz ARM Cortex A9 quad/dual/single core processor, on-board eMMC flash, Micro SD slot, expandable DDR3 memory, PCIe Gen2, Gigabit Ethernet, SATA 3.0, HDMI 1.4, SDXC and MIPI CSI/DSI. The Rainbow-G15M-Q7 i.MX6 System-On-Module (SOM) and development platform will be available this month. The iWave Systems board is ideal for industrial, automotive infotainment (IVI), telematics, digital signage and medical application.
VIA Technologies introduced the COMe-8X92 and QSM-8Q90 modules. The VIA COMe-8X92 module is based on the industry standard Computer-on-Module (COM) Express Compact form factor. It is ideal for dynamic applications like medical, advanced gaming, industrial automation and digital signage. The VIA QSM-8Q90 module measures just 70mm x 70mm and is based on the new embedded QSeven form factor. It is ideal for power constrained handheld applications like medical, advanced gaming, military and test and measurement equipment.
Strategic Test introduced their TX-28S Computer-on-Module. The TX-28S system-on-module is based on the 454 MHz Freescale i.MX283 processor. It features 64 MByte DDR2 SDRAM, 128 MByte NAND flash memory, and 200-pin SODIMM connector. The TX-28S is ideal for embedded fanless applications where low-price, small-size and low-power consumption are critical factors. The TX28S module is priced at $49 each in 10k quantities. A hardware reference platform, the Development Kit-5, is also available. The Development Kit-5 is priced at $999.
iWave Systems Technologies introduced the AM389x System-On-Module. The AM389x SOM features the TI Sitara AM389x ARM Microprocessor. The Q7 module is pin and software compatible with C6-Integra DSP+ARM Processor and DaVinci MPU. The AM389x System-On-Module is ideal for single board computers, network and communication processing, industrial automation, human machine interface and point-of-service kiosks.
The phyCORE-AM3517 System on Module (SOM), from PHYTEC America, features the Texas Instruments Sitara ARM Cortex-A8 AM3517 microprocessor, NEON SIMD Coprocessor, Vector floating point (FP) co-processor, POWER SGX Graphics Accelerator Subsystem for 3D graphics acceleration. The Computer on Module (COM) also supports the AM3505 MPU. The PHYTEC phyCORE-AM3517 is ideal for medical, industrial control, high-performance video, imaging, and graphics intensive applications.
iWave Systems Technologies introduced the iW-RainboW-G11M System on Module. The iWave SOM is based on Freescale’s i.MX53 (1GHz, ARM Cortex-A8) multimedia application processor. i.MX53 based SOM features 3D and 2D graphics, 1080i/p video processing, 1GB/2GB DDR2 RAM, 8GB eMMC4.41 Flash, 16MB SPI Flash for Boot, 10/100Mbps Ethernet PHY, Micro SD, UART and USB OTG. It is ideal for automotive infotainment, telematics, HMI and display based cluster applications. The iW-RainboW-G11M SOM supports Windows Embedded Compact 7/CE 6.0 R3, Android 2.1, Linux and QNX/VxWorks operating systems.