NXP i.MX 8 Family

New Standard of Embedded
Multimedia & AI Acceleration

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NXP iMX 8 Family Overview

The NXP i.MX 8 family is a new cutting-edge ARM® Cortex® SoCs. These processors offer a strong emphasis on performance, power-efficiency and multimedia abilities and integrated ML/AI capabilities. SolidRun offers a variety of ready to use feature-rich SoMs/CoMs and SBCs in commercial and industrial grade. OEMs can enjoy SolidRun’s high engineering and ecosystem support for further HW/SW integration and customization.

–  i.MX 8M

Cortex® A53

i.MX8M Mini SOM

SolidRun’s i.MX8M Mini SOMs harness NXP’s Arm Cortex A53 single/dual/quad-core 1.8GHz (with single Cortex M4 general purpose processor). Onboard Dual Band WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac with Bluetooth 5.0, Pin to Pin compatible with i.MX 8M Nano application processor.

i.MX8M Plus SOM

The I.MX8M Plus SOMs family includes up to 4 x Arm Cortex-A53 cores and 1 x Cortex-M7. One of the unique value propositions is the Integrated NPU (2.3 TOPs) for embedded AI/ML applications and edge inferencing. Another advantage is its advanced multimedia and video processing along with industrial interfaces.


i.MX8M SOMs is focused on Multimedia capabilities with full 4K UltraHD resolution, HDR video quality and 20 audio channel support.

HummingBoard-M SBC

The HummingBoard-M series of SBCs is the driving vehicle for the i.MX8 family of products, the family features 3 carrier boards, the HummingBoard Pulse, HummingBoard Ripple and HummingBoard Mate, all the variants support each of the i.MX8M / i.MX8M Mini / i.MX8M Plus SOMs and are fully interchangeable. All platforms are used both as evaluation boards as well as deployable gateways.


At 2” x 2” x 2” (5 x 5 x 5cm), the CuBox-M integrates the i.MX8M Plus into a plastic casing in the famous form factor, aimed at developers and applications such as digital signage, multimedia, decoders etc.