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Evaluation Kit for the i.MX 8M Applications Processor

The NXP i.MX 8MQuad Evaluation Kit (EVK) provides a platform for rapid evaluation of the i.MX 8MQuad, i.MX 8MDual and i.MX 8QuadLite Applications Processors, utilizing 2 to 4x Arm Cortex-A53s and 1x Cortex-M4 cores. It brings High-Performance with Low Power, Flexible options of Memory and High-Speed Interfaces as well as Industry-Leading Audio and Video capabilities

These boards enable HDMI out for simple out-of-the-box bring up. Presents LPDDR4, eMMC, QSPI and SDMicro memory options, 10/100/1000 Ethernet port, USB 3.0 connectors and PCIe Interface high-speed interfaces. For Audio and Video evaluations it brings an HDMI 2.0a Type-A and MIPI-DSI connectors, as well as 32-bit Audio samples with up to 768kHz sampling rate, an audio interfaces expansion connector and a headphone 3.5mm audio jack.



  • Audio DAC 24-bit 192kHz Stereo
  • HP Jack 3.5mm audio connector
  • Board Expansion Connector for Audio Interfaces


  • 10/100/1000 Ethernet
  • USB 3.0 Type A connector
  • USB 3.0 Type C connector
  • PCIe M.2 interface
  • Infrared


  • JTAG connector
  • UART via USB

Tools & OS support

  • Linux
  • Android
  • FreeRTOS


  • i.MX 8MQuad
  • 4x Arm Cortex-A53 @ 1.5GHz
  • 1MB L2 cache
  • Arm Cortex-M4 @ 266MHz

Power Management

  • NXP PMIC PF4210


  • LPDDR4 x32 @3200MT w/ 4GB
  • eMMC 5.0 w/ 16GB
  • MicroSD connector
  • QSPI w/ 256Gb

Display / Camera Connectors

  • HDMI 2.0a Type-A connector
  • MIPI-CSI Camera mini-SAS connector
  • MIPI-DSI Display mini-SAS connector


  • BlueTooth 4.1 / EDR
  • WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac MIMO 2x2
  • Onboard chip antenna