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VAR-SOM-AM35 CPU: TI AM3517 AM3505

600 MHz Cortex-A8 starting from $49

Based on the TI Sitara AM3517 and AM3505, the VAR-SOM-AM35 is a low-cost, high-performance System On Module.

With an extensive range of interfaces including CAN Bus controller, it serves as the perfect building block for industrial and automotive applications. Available with a complete Android, Linux, Windows Embedded CE and Windows Embedded Compact 7 support.

Product Longevity: 2020

CPU Name Texas Instruments AM3517 / AM3505
CPU Type Cortex™-A8
CPU Cores 1
CPU Clock (Max) 600 MHz
RAM 64 - 256 MB DDR2
Flash 256 - 512 MB SLC NAND
2D/3D Graphics Acceleration PowerVR SGX530 Accelerated 2D and 3D
Camera Interfaces 1x CPI
RGB 1400 x 1050 24-bit
Resistive Touch 4-wire Touch
Ethernet 10 / 100 Mbps Ethernet
Microphone Analog
Line In/Out Yes
SD / MMC x2
USB Host / Device USB 2.0 : 1x Host, 1x OTG
UART x4, up to 3.6 Mbps
I2C x2
SPI x1
One-Wire 1-Wire/HDQ
RTC on-SoM
External Bus GPMC
OS Support
Linux Yes
Android Yes
Windows Embedded Compact 6.0R3 and 7.0
Mechanical Specifications
Dimensions (W x L x H) 35.6 mm x 67.8 mm x 3 mm
Electronic Specifications
Supply voltage 3.3 - 6.0 V
Digital I/O voltage 3.3 V
Environmental Specifications
Commercial temperature (0 to 70°C) Yes
Extended temperature (-20 to 70°C) Yes
Industrial temperature (-40 to 85°C) Yes
VAR-SOM-AM35 TI AM3517 AM3505 SoM Block Diagram
[xx]: 05 - AM3505, 17 - AM3517
[x]R: DDR Size: 64 MB : 64R, 128 MB : 128R, 256 MB : 128R
[xxx]N: Nand flash size: 256 MB : 256R, 512 MB : 256R
[EC]: Ethernet Controller
[TP]: Touch panel controller
[AC]: Audio Codec
[RT]: Built-in Real Time Clock
[UH1]: 1st USB 2.0 Host controller
[UH2]: 2nd USB 2.0 Host controller
[x]T: C - Commercial Temperatures, E - Extended Temperatures, I - Industrial Temperatures
[x]O: C - CE EBoot, L - Linux Uboot, A - Android
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