Development Kit

The development platform
for phyCORE-i.MX 8M Mini / Nano

  • i.MX 8M Mini Quad with 4x 1,6 GHz
  • FTGA soldering technology
  • Integrated TPM chip
  • FTDI interface
  • WiFi / BLE4.2 onboard
  • Voice array connector
  • MIPI DSI or FlatLink LVDS
  • Connectivity (MIPI CSI-2, USB, RS232 / RS485, PCIe, Gigabit Ethernet)

Kit contents:

  • phyBOARD-Polis with phyCORE-i.MX 8M Mini module
  • Linux Yocto BSP
  • SD card 
  • USB stick with development environment in VM
  • Ethernet cable
  • USB cable
  • 2x D-Sub plug 9pol
  • 24 V power supply including connector set
  • Quick Start Instructions
  • Commissioning guarantee
  • Workshop voucher


The phyBOARD-Polis can either be used as a development platform for the phyCORE-i.MX 8M Mini / Nano modules or as a high-performance, industry-compatible SBC for the immediate implementation of your product idea.

The phyBOARD-Polis serves as a reference design for your customer-specific application and enables the parallel development of the software and base board for the phyCORE-i.MX 8M Mini / Nano. The modern FTDI interface enables software downloads and debugging. The phyBOARD-Polis is equipped with a large number of standard interfaces that are available on standard or socket / pin strips. Further interesting extensions of the phyCORE-i.MX 8M Mini / Nano are CAN FD, WLAN and an integrated TPM chip.

Modules phyCORE-i.MX 8M Mini
SOM mounting FTGA
Processor i.MX 8M Mini Quad
Architecture ARM Cortex-A53 / Cortex-M4
Frequency 4x 1.6 GHz
SPI NOR Flash 64 MB
Ethernet 1x 10/100/1000 Mbit / s
wireless 802.11 b / g / n (ac) 2.4 / 5 GHz
Bluetooth BLE 4.2
USB 1x USB2.0 OTG, 1x USB2.0
Serial 1x RS232 or RS485
Digital I / O optionally via expansion connector
PCle 1x miniPCIe
Mass memory microSD card slot
Display MIPI DSI or FlatLink LVDS via A / V connector
Audio SAI via A / V Connector, Voice Array Connector
Bedroom 1x MIPI CSI-2 (phyCAM-M)
Expansion Bus I²C, SPI, UART, JTAG, USB
JTAG via expansion connector
User control elements 1x reset button, 1x config switch
bootsource eMMC, SD card, NOR
RTC Real Time Clock (mounted on SoM) with Gold Cap Backup
Power Supply 12 V-24 V.
Connectors 319 solder pads, 1.27 mm pitch Fused Tin Grid Array (FTGA)
Dimensions 100 100 mm x mm
temperature range -40 ° C to + 85 ° C
Operating system Linux 4.19.35
Distribution Yocto 2.7.1 (Warrior)

phyBOARD-Polis Development Kit

Yocto-Linux FSL kernel
Release name Release version Release Notes BSP Manual Yocto Manual Development Env. Guide Miscellaneous
Android FSL kernel
Release name Release version Release Notes BSP Manual Yocto Manual Development Env. Guide Miscellaneous

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phyBOARD polis
Development Kit

Item No.: KPB-02820-001

Available variants:


Sample price: Info

Our sample prices apply to the entire evaluation kit including accessories for commissioning. For example, the sample price of 64 euros for the phyBOARD-Wega AM3354 kit includes, in addition to the serial-ready SBC and a board support package adapted to the hardware, also an HDMI adapter, a power supply unit, cable and the PHYTEC QuickStart Guide.

PHYTEC sponsors these kits. This gives you the chance to get to know our SBCs and PHYTEC Support without extensive investments. You can find out to what extent our solution can be used in series for your project. And PHYTEC has the chance to convince you of our preliminary work for your project, of the manufacturing quality of the SBCs and of our software in the form of the BSP supplied.

The serial prices of the phyBOARDs are not dependent on the sample prices; the purchase quantities for the kits are limited.

185.00  plus VAT.

Usually deliverable within 1-2 days

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