Genesi´s EFIKA MX6 is a low-cost six-layer board design based around the i.MX6 Quad-Core Cortex A9 (ARM) System-on-Chip from Freescale. Additionally, the design includes board firmware and a optimized software bundle.

The specifications are as follows:

  • Dimension 100mm * 100mm
  • Cost optimized expandable design with configurable power mgt
  • Freescale i.MX6 ARM Quad-Core Cortex A9 @ 1GHz
  • 4GB NAND ( 32 Gb * 8 MLC )
  • 1GB RAM ( 4* 2Gb DDR3 SDRAM @ 800MHz )
  • ARM 32-bit Cortex M3 CPU to control miscellaneous I/O functions
  • USB 2.0 and OTG ports
  • HDMI 1.4 port
  • 10/100 Ethernet port
  • 2x SDHC ports
  • Standard PSU connector 12 volt DC
  • I/O expansion connectors with support for PCIe, SATA, LVDS display, I2C, CSI, GPIO, Serial UART, GigE & JTAG

The Efika MX6 was designed as a proof-of-concept and created in a manner to test and optimize selected IP blocks. The derivitives possible from this board are numerous. Extensive software testing and development has been completed.