System on Module Blog

New i.MX93-based SoM for Energy-Efficient Machine Learning Edge Devices
Category: Newsroom
Variscite is pleased to release the VAR-SOM-MX93 System on Module based on the newest NXP i.MX93 application processor. The SoM offers an energy-efficient solution with integrated AI/ML NPU acceleration for smart edge systems at a comp...
New Release: Yocto Kirkstone 5.15-2.0.x-v1.0 for i.MX 8QuadMax modules
Category: Software Releases
Release date: 12/22/2022 Variscite is pleased to inform about the Yocto Kirkstone 5.15-2.0.x-v1.0 release for its i.MX 8QuadMax modules. Modules:  VAR-SOM-MX8, SPEAR-MX8 Release: mx8-yocto-kirkstone-5.15-2.0.x-v1.0 De...
New Release: FreeRTOS/MCUXpresso 2.12.1 v1.0 for DART-MX8M modules
Category: Software Releases
Release date: 12/13/2022 Variscite is pleased to inform about the FreeRTOS/MCUXpresso SDK 2.12.1 v1.0 release for its DART-MX8M System on Module. FreeRTOS is a Real Time Operating System that runs on the Cortex™-M4 core of the ...
New Release: Android 11.0.0_2.6.0-v1.0 for DART-MX8M modules
Category: Software Releases
Release date: 12/12/2022 Variscite is pleased to inform about the new Android 11.0.0_2.6.0-v1.0 release for the DART-MX8M System on Module. Modules: DART-MX8M Release: mx8m-android-11.0.0_2.6.0-v1.0 Details: Filesyst...
New Release: Yocto Hardknott 5.10.72_2.2.1-v1.0 for DART-6UL and the VAR-SOM-6UL modules
Category: Software Releases
Release date: 12/12/2022 Variscite is pleased to inform about the Yocto Hardknott 5.10.72_2.2.1-v1.0 release for the DART-6UL and VAR-SOM-6UL System on Modules. Modules: DART-6UL and VAR-SOM-6UL (including the i.MX6UL, i.MX6...
Deploy ML/AI Applications Easily with Variscite Python API
Category: Newsroom
From transportation to healthcare, robotics to agriculture, there is an ever-increasing need for embedded edge devices with the ability to capture, recognize and process image, audio and video data. But running complex and advanced app...
Comparative Overview: Variscite i.MX6 based SoM Solutions – Part 2
Category: Blog
By: Liron Kaplan, Konstantin Sinyuk What's in Part 2 of the article In part 2 of the article, we will compare core features such as: CPU, Multimedia, Connectivity, Networking, Mechanical Size, Power Consumption, and Operating System ...
Comparative Overview: Variscite i.MX6 based SoM Solutions – Part 1
Category: Blog
By: Liron Kaplan, Konstantin Sinyuk Intro i.MX applications processors by NXP (previously Freescale) are a single and multi-core ARM® based solution for a wide range of applications. Located at the top of this product category is th...
How to Change the BSP Logos
Category: Blog
Chapter 1: Introduction This article demonstrates how to customize the images and logos displayed during the boot process: The U-Boot splash image, the Linux kernel logo, the Yocto PSplash image, the Linux Pre-login message and the Wa...
New Release: Yocto Kirkstone 5.15-2.0.x-v1.0 for i.MX8M Mini modules
Category: Software Releases
Release date: 11/18/2022 Variscite is pleased to inform about the Yocto Kirkstone 5.15-2.0.x-v1.0 release for its i.MX8M Mini System on Modules. Modules: DART-MX8M-MINI, VAR-SOM-MX8M-MINI Release: mx8mm-yocto-kirkstone-5...