November 19, 2018

Yocto release for i.MX 8MQ

We’ve received many requests for Yocto support on our Nitrogen8M SBC. Although this Yocto release isn’t tied to a specific version (Thud 2.6 not released yet), we believe it is still beneficial to release details on building a …

November 16, 2018

FreeRTOS SDK v2.3 for i.MX8MQ

One of the many advantages of developing with NXP’s i.MX 8M Family of application processors is the ability to utilize both the Cortex-A53 as well as the Cortex-M4 core. As such, we have had questions about how to …

September 10, 2018

Android Oreo 8.0.0 release for i.MX6 boards

We are glad to deliver the latest Android Oreo 8.0.0 GA release for most our i.MX6 platforms: BD-SL-i.MX6 (SABRE Lite) Nitrogen6x Nitrogen6_Max (Quad and QuadPlus) Nitrogen6_SOM Nitrogen6_SOMv2 Nitrogen6_Lite Nit6_SoloX Nitrogen6_VM For the impatient You can download the Android Oreo images from here: …

September 5, 2018

U-Boot v2018.07 for i.MX platforms

Boundary Devices is happy to release the latest U-Boot v2018.07 with support for all our Nitrogen Families of SBCs and SOMs. The new update includes support for the Nitrogen8M (i.MX8), MIPI display support, as well as Driver improvements: https://github.com/boundarydevices/u-boot-imx6/tree/boundary-v2018.07 For …

July 26, 2018

Nitrogen8M Featuring Crank Software Demo

With the recent wide release of our i.MX 8M based SBC, Nitrogen8M, we wanted to release another demonstration of the board running a different UI. In this demo post we will show off Nitrogen8M running a Crank Software Demo, which …

July 16, 2018

Android Oreo 8.1.0 release for Nitrogen8M

We are glad to deliver the latest Android Oreo 8.1 GA release for most our i.MX8MQ Nitrogen8M platform. For the impatient You can download the Android Oreo images from here: o810-nitrogen8m-20181120.zip Update 20181120 changelog: Update Kernel/U-Boot to latest Fixes for bootaux …

July 12, 2018

Nitrogen8M – Yocto GPU Demo

The latest addition to our Nitrogen family, the Nitrogen8M, based on the NXP i.MX8MQ processor, is now available online. To help further development with this new board we are releasing demos and documentation to help you get started. …

June 27, 2018

Nitrogen8M – Android Benchmark

Since the Nitrogen8M leverages the new NXP i.MX8MQ processor we thought providing a benchmark would be useful for those unfamiliar with the new CPU features. For this  exercise we settled on AnTuTu Benchmark on Android.  Benchmark  When it comes to benchmarking, …