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SMARC module runs Linux on i.MX8M

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Axiomtek’s “SCM180” SMARC module features NXP’s dual- or quad-core i.MX8M SoC with up to 4GB LPDDR4 and 64GB eMMC plus TPM, GbE, HDMI 2.0, MIPI-DSI/CSI, and support for up to -40 to 85°C temperatures.

We cover a lot of Axiomtek products, but most are embedded systems or SBCs rather than computer-on-modules, which include last year’s Apollo Lake based Q7M311 Qseven module. We missed the company’s first SMARC module — the i.MX6 based SCM120. Now Axiomtek has returned with a second SMARC module with its SCM180, which taps NXP’s more recent, Cortex-A53 based i.MX8M SoC. The only other i.MX8M-based SMARC module we’ve seen is Seco’s SM-C12.

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