Latest I.MX31 Stories

2008-10-20 09:00:11

Freescale Semiconductor is taking premium automotive infotainment capabilities beyond the domain of luxury cars. With the introduction of Freescale's i.MX35 family of multimedia processors, automotive OEMs may offer navigation capabilities and hands-free control of in-car audio as affordable options across their complete line of vehicles. The AEC-Q100 qualified i.MX35 family of multimedia applications processors serves as the central intelligence unit for the entire automotive...

2008-10-16 09:00:37

Freescale Semiconductor has announced the EMEA winners in the company's first ever green Freescale Technology Forum (FTF) Design Challenge. The winning design is the Zero Power Platform developed by Stefan Heinbockel from Germany. The Platform is based on Freescale's S08QE128 microcontroller, MMA7260Q accelerometer, MC13214 ZigBee(R) RF transceiver and i.MX31L microprocessor. Freescale Technology Forum Design Challenge EMEA participants voted on the winners. The Zero Power Platform...

2008-07-30 12:00:22

EL DORADO HILLS, Calif., July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The Embedded Microprocessor Benchmark Consortium (EEMBC) today announced the publication of new certified benchmark scores for the ARM processor-based Freescale i.MX31 multimedia applications processor. Tested with the ARM(R) RealView(R) RVCT 3.1 build 559 compiler, the new results supersede a previous set of certified scores using a GCC version 3.43 compiler and limited -O2 optimizations. The 532-MHz Freescale i.MX31 was tested in an...

2008-06-17 09:00:14

Mobile, portable and other embedded device developers can significantly shorten development cycles for multimedia applications by utilizing the i.MX Product Development Kit (PDK) from Freescale Semiconductor. This three-stack hardware system includes a board support package (BSP) and robust, product-ready software that enable engineers to quickly create multimedia devices for consumer, automotive, industrial and general embedded markets. The PDK is initially available for the widely-adopted...

2008-06-16 09:00:14

Mentor Graphics, a provider of electronic hardware and software design solutions, has expanded its platform solutions program by adding support for the Freescale i.MX31 product development kit platform based on the i.MX31 multimedia applications processor. Based on the Nucleus operating system, a powerful user interface engine, and a full complement of development tools, Nucleus platform solutions offer integrated, validated and optimized support for reference hardware to help jump start...

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