Now Available: Nitrogen8M Plus SMARC® with Wi-Fi 5 + Bluetooth 5.2

A SMARC SOM with powerful NXP edge processing based on the i.MX 8M Plus.

Published on August 11, 2023

Now Available: Nitrogen8M Plus SMARC® with Wi-Fi 5 + Bluetooth 5.2

The Nitrogen8M Plus SMARC, is now available. This is the first product in our system-on-module (SOM) portfolio conforming to the SMARC industry standard.

The Nitrogen8M Plus SMARC is powered by NXP’s innovative i.MX 8M Plus applications processor, NXP PMIC PCA9450, and Laird Connectivity's Sterling™-LWB5+ Wi-Fi 5 & Bluetooth 5.2 combo radio module based on Infineon’s CYW4373E silicon. This high-performance module, combined with our new SMARC carrier board, together serve as a single board computer (SBC) that can significantly speed customer products to market.  

Stand-out features include:

  • Wi-Fi 5 
  • Bluetooth 5.2
  • SMARC 2.1.1 standard form factor: 82mm x 50mm
  • 1.8 GHz quad-core Cortex-A53 MPU and 800 MHz Corex-M7 MCU
  • Machine learning, graphics, video, vision, and audio
  • Secure enclave and secure boot powered by i.MX 8M Plus
  • Multiple high-performance memory options
  • Extensive range of pre-certified antennas
  • 10+ year product lifecycle 
  • Software support includes Yocto, Linux, Android, Zephyr RTOS, and FreeRTOS
  • Commercial and industrial temperature rating options
  • Global radio certifications – FCC, ISED, CE, UKCA and more

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