ARM System on Module: Freescale i.MX6 Solo

Altimus System on Module (SoM)

Freescale i.MX6 ARM Cortex A9 @ 800 MHz Industrial

Altimus System on Modules are high value processing engines that power your embedded system and enable significantly faster time to market.

Our family of ARM-based modules can be customized to suit your specific application with different processor, memory, flash and interface options.

Altimus SoMs are supported by a team of embedded systems specialists. Base Linux and Android distributions are provided for application-specific customization.

The Altimus i.MX6 SoM provides top-level performance in a cost optimized, small footprint design that is proven and shipping today.

The Freescale i.MX6 family of processors provides highly advanced multimedia capabilities and class leading connectivity*, including PCIe 2.0, Gigabit Ethernet, HDMI output, LVDS for video, MIPI for cameras, addition to 1080p30 hardware encode/decode and 2D/3D graphics acceleration. We offer upgrade options to dual core versions of the i.MX6 and can customize a version of this SoM for your specific requirements.

Contact Altimus at info@altimuspro.com for more information or to discuss customization for your specific application.

Click here to download a PDF datasheet for this System on Module.

Key Advantages:

  • Faster Time to Market
  • Reduced development risk
  • Contains all required interfaces and known driver support
  • All components rated for Industrial temperature range
  • Customized Linux or Android distributions for fast integration
  • Future compatibility and plug-in options for upgrade / downgrade
  • Designed, Assembled and Tested in Canada

Target Applications

  • Transportation
  • Industrial Controls
  • Diagnostic Equipment
  • Professional Audio / Multimedia
  • Digital Signage


CPU Freescale i.MX6 Solo @ 800 MHz ARM Cortex A9 (multi-core option available)
Memory 256 or 512 MB DDR3L, 32 bit memory bus (128M or 256M x 16)
Graphics 2D and 3D acceleration, 1080p30 video encode/decode in hardware
Display Support Parallel RGB, 24 bit, up to WXGA resolution; HDMI available
USB 2 x USB 2.0 High-speed (OTG capable)
Removable Media x 2 (1 microSDHC slot on-board, 1 x SDHC slot off-module)
Other Interfaces UART, I2C, GPIO, digital audio, 3 LEDs under processor control (red, green, blue) for diagnostics or indication
OS Supported Linux / Android, customized to suit
Connection Interface 204-pin JEDEC standard SO-DIMM socket with retention clips, 2 x M2 mounting holes
Temperature Grade Industrial (-40 to +85° C)
Availability Immediate

Specifications subject to change without notice.

* Not all aforementioned interfaces are available on the Altimus i.MX6 SoM that is currently in production. We welcome requests for customization and I/O optimization, please email info@altimuspro.com to speak with a specialist from our embedded systems group.

Altimus Product Development Ltd. is a leading product design, engineering consultancy, and supplier of embedded systems solutions, including a line of System on Modules (SoM) targeted at commercial, industrial, multimedia and automotive industries.

Our integrated approach to product development includes full turnkey capability to help clients create complete solutions from concept to production.