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    • SBC8100 Plus Single Board Computer Based on TI DM3730 ARM Cortex-A8 WITH 4.3 inch LCD
    • SBC8100 Plus Single Board Computer Based on TI DM3730 ARM Cortex-A8 WITH 4.3 inch LCD

    Overview

    The SBC8100 PLUS WITH 4.3''LCD is a single board computer based on Texas Instruments DM3730 DaVinci digital media processor with 4.3inch LCD. This high performance controller board is designed based on the Mini8510 processor card which integrates an DM3730 processor. It is based on DM3730 processor and designed with a tiny processor card Mini8510 mounted directly onto the same expansion board of the SBC8100.

    The SBC8100 Plus integrates Mini8510 as the CPU board which compatible with Mini8100 but using TI's DM3730 as its CPU core board. This is convenient for customers who used SBC8100 or Mini8100 before to upgrade to SBC8100 Plus or Mini8510 so as to migrate from the OMAP3530 to DM3730 for their embedded designs.

    The Texas Instruments’ DM3730 DaVinci™ digital media processor is powered by up to 1-GHz (also supports 300, 600, and 800-MHz operation) ARM Cortex-A8 and 800-MHz (also supports 250, 520 and 660-MHz operation) C64x DSP core, and has integrated 3D graphics processor, imaging and video accelerator (IVA), USB 2.0, MMC/SD memory card, UART and many more.

    DaVinci DM3730 video processor is pin-to-pin compatible with Sitara AM37x devices and software compatible with the OMAP35x processors. The C64x DSP and hardware video accelerator enable audio and HD 720p video decoding and encoding independent of the ARM processor. The programmable DSP engine allows multiple signal processing tasks such as image processing and analysis, digital filtering, and math functions. DaVinci DM3730 video processor is suitable for 720p HD (High Definition) video applications which require large amount of data processing.

    Embest also offers a complete software development package to customers. The board supports both the Linux 2.6 and WindowsCE 6.0 operating systems and is provided with complete basic drivers which enable a quick method of evaluating the TI DM3730 processor and customizing the application software. It would be an ideal development platform for multimedia and communication applications.

    Key Applications: Multimedia and Communication Applications.

     

     

    Features

    Hardware Features:

    • Mechanical Parameters
      • Dimensions: 144.9mm x 114.1mm (expansion board)
      • 67mm x 37mm (CPU board Mini8100 / Mini8510)
      • Working Temperature: 0~70 Celsius
      • Humidity Range: 20% ~ 90%
      • Power Consumption: 0.34A @ 5V
    • CPU Board (Mini8100 for SBC8100, Mini8510 for SBC8100 Plus)
    • Processor
      • TI DM3730 DaVinci Digital Media Processor for SBC8100 Plus
      • 1GHz ARM Cortex-A8 Core
      • 800-MHz TMS320C64x ™ DSP Core (pin-to-pin compatible with TI AM3715)
    • Memory
      • 256MB DDR SDRAM
      • 512MB NAND Flash
    • Onboard Headers and Signals Routed to Pins
      • 12-bit Camera interface (30-pin FPC connector, support CCD or CMOS camera)
      • 1-channal 4-wire JTAG interface (10-pin 1.0mm pitch connector)
      • 6 LEDs (programmable status LEDs, on CPU board)
      • 2-channel SPI
      • GPMC bus (16-bit data bus, 10-bit address bus, 4 chip-selection signals and several control signals)
      • 3-channel 5-wire UARTs
      • 1-channel ULPI (USB1 HS)
      • Audio in/out
      • 1-channel I2C
      • 2-channel McBSP (McBSP1 and McBSP3, McBSP3 is multiplex with UART2) 2-channel SD/MMC: MMC1 (8-wire), MMC2 (4-wire)
      • 24-bit DSS interface
    • Expansion Board
      • Audio/Video Interfaces
        • Audio input interface
        • Two-channel Audio output interface
        • Standard VGA interface (support 1024*768 resolution)
        • Four-line S-VIDEO interface / 1 TV out interface (can only select one to use at present)
        • LCD/Touch Screen interface (50-pin FPC connector, support resolution up to 2048*2048)
      • Data Transfer Interfaces and Other Facilities
        • 10M/100M Ethernet port
        • Three-wire RS232 Debug serial port
        • Four High-speed USB2.0 Host ports
        • High-speed USB2.0 OTG port (Can be only used as USB Device at present)
        • WiFi/Bluetooth Module (WG7210, Bluetooth can only used for data transmitting at present)
        • GPS Module
        • SD/MMC card slot
        • Four Buttons (Boot, Reset, User, On/Off)
        • 4*5 keyboard interface
        • Expansion interface (2.0mm 30-pin SMT Female Pin Header, UART, I2C, SPI, ADC_IN, PWN_OUT are led out from this connector)

    Ships With

    • SBC8100 Plus board (including CPU board and expansion board)
    • 2GB SD card
    • Serial cable
    • Ethernet cable
    • USB cable (Type A Male to Type Mini-B Male)
    • S-Video cable
    • JTAG board (convert 10-pin to 14-pin JTAG interface)
    • 5V@2A Power adapter
    • GPS antenna
    • Product CD (including user manual, schematic in PDF format, datasheet, Linux, Android and WinCE BSP)
    • 4.3 inch LCD

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