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Discussion created by iWave Systems on Jan 11, 2011

iWavelaunches iW-i.MX51 SOM


iWaveSystems Technologies, a leading embedded design house Headquarteredin Bangalore has recently releasedHigh end, low cost, Low power SOM (70mm x 70mm)based on Freescale’si.MX51 (Cortex-A8 ) Multimedia application processor.


ThisPlatform runs Win CE 6.0 R3, Android2.1 and Linux 2.6.28 OperatingSystems.

Thissmartly integrated, high performance, Low power module is an idealchoice for wide range of applications inIndustrial,Medical, Security/surveillance, Digital Signage and Automotive.

The key features of this module are: 1) i.MX51/800MHz processor, 2) on board128MB/512MB RAM, 3) 128MB/2GB NAND Flash, 4) Micro SD with Edge andExpansion connectors for supporting Dual LCD/Camera, 5) MultipleUSB/SD/SDIO, TV, SPI, I2C etc interfaces.


  1. i.MX51 Processor, PMIC, 512MB DDR2, 2GB Nand Flash, MicroSD,

  2. 230 pin edge connector: Ethernet MII interface, Two MMC4.0/SD Mem 2.0/SDIO1.2, TwoI2C Interfaces, Two USB2.0 Host, Two UART Interfaces, SPI interface, SSI (Audio) Interface, CSI Interface-1, Display Interface-1, One Wire interface, TV-OUT, GPIOs, Power,

  3. Expansion Connectors: NAND Flash (Expansion), Processor EIM Bus (16 bit multiplexed bus), 4x4 Keypad interface, CSI interface-2, Display Interface-2.

Pleaserefer http://www.iwavesystems.com/iMX51.htmto know more about this SOM.

iWavesupports its customers with a development platform around our i.MX51SOM, please refer http://www.iwavesystems.com/iW-RainboW-G8.htmto know about this.


Wehelp our customers by customizing this design to roll out theirproducts in a shortest possible time.


Advantagesby going with iWave solution:



  • With The support of our SOM, any product development can be developed in about 10 weeks time


  • We are supporting multiple Operating systems: Win CE 6.0 R3, Android 2.1, Linux


  • Already there are 2 products designed out using this i.MX51 SOM, 1) Medical Product and 2) Remote monitoring and Industrial Automation product.



  • With the above experience, We can offer quick customization services around our i.MX51/i.MX27 designs


  • These designs (i.MX51/i.MX27) are quite stable, since they are time tested on many products


  •  Optimized Platform Software and Proven on many product designs


  • We have selected best possible, cost effective components, easily available components in the market from standard vendors


Formore details, please contact “mktg@iwavesystems.com