Nitrogen8M SBC

Recommended for New Design (RND)


The Nitrogen8M is an ARM based single board computer (SBC) designed to leverage the full capabilities of NXP’s i.MX8M Quad processor. It includes an accessory kit option with a 5V Power Supply, Battery, and Serial Console Cable. The Nitrogen8M is designed for mass production use with a guaranteed 10 year lifespan, FCC Pre-scan results, and a stable supply chain. Industrial temperature and conformal coating options are available. It can be modified by de-populating unused components or fully customized for cost reduction.


Chipset (MPU)
x4 Cortex-A53 @ 1.5 GHz (via NXP’s i.MX8M Quad processor)
Chipset (MCU)
x1 Cortex-M4F @ 800 MHz (via NXP’s i.MX8M Quad processor)
Dimension (Length - mm)
Dimension (Width - mm)
Wireless Specification
Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Bluetooth 5
Form Factor
Single Board Computer
Interfaces - General
2x PCIe
4x USB3
1x GbE
3x I2C
1x SPI
2x RS-232 + 2x UART
Operating Temperature
0° - +70°C (-40°C – +85°C optional)
16GB. Optional: up to 128 GB


Name Part Type Last Updated
Nitrogen8M – Product Brief All Product Brief 01/01/2024
Nitrogen8M User Manual v1.3 All Datasheet 01/01/2024
Nitrogen8M Block Diagram All Documentation 01/01/2024
Nitrogen8M SBC MicAudioJack All Documentation 01/01/2024
SCH_Nit8M_BRD_REV30A_20200428 All Technical Drawings 01/01/2024
STP_Nit8M_BRD_REV30_20190718 STEP All Technical Drawings 01/01/2024
Boundary Devices - REACH (June 2020) All Certification 01/07/2024
Boundary Devices - ROHS All Certification 01/07/2024
SCH_NIT8MQ_2r16eWB_BRD_REV40A-P1_20210624 All Technical Drawings 01/01/2024
STEP_NIT8MQ_BRD_REV40-P1_20220107 All Technical Drawings 01/01/2024
PARASOLID_NIT8MQ_BRD_REV40-P1_20220107 All Technical Drawings 01/01/2024
SCH_NIT8MQ_BRD_REV50-P1_20221031 All Technical Drawings 01/01/2024


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