Embedded Technologies, Inc.

DM8168 Qseven Development Platform


The Development Platform incorporates Qseven compatible DM8168 SOM which is based on TI's DSP+ARM Cortex-A8 based DaVinci Processor operating up to 1.2GHz and Generic Qseven compatible Carrier Board. This platform can be used for quick prototyping of any high end applications in verticals like Industrial, Medical and Networking. Being a nano ITX form factor with 120mmx120mm size, the board is highly packed with all necessary onboard connectors to validate complete DM8168 CPU features.

Product Specifications
  • CPU: TI DaVinci DM8168 DSP + ARM Cortex-A8 based Sitara Processor operating up to 1.2GHz


  • Storage:

    • 128MB NAND Flash(Expandable)
    • Micro SD slot*- 1 Port
    • Standard SD slot*- 1 Port
    • SATA 2.0 -2 Ports

  • Communication Interfaces:

    • Gigabit Ethernet - 1 Port (through Expansion Card)
    • USB2.0 Host-1Port / 3 ports*(Rev 2.0 Chipset)
    • USB2.0 Device -1Port
    • RS232 Debug Console-1Port
    • PCIe 2.0 x2 Lane – 1 Port

  • Video OUT:

    • 800x480 - RGB 7'' LCD with Resistive Touch
    • HDMI 1.3 – 1 Port
  • Connectivity:

    • Mini PCIE Connector

  • Expansion Connector-1*:

    • GMII Interface, FF UART, Multichannel Audio Interface, GPIOs

  • Miscellaneous Headers+:

    • UART Header
    • SPI Header
    • Analog HD & SD Video Out Headers

  • Form Factor: Nano ITX 120x120mm form factor

  • Power Input: 12V @ 2A DC Input

  • Temperature: 0 to +60C

  • OS Support: Linux 2.6.37, Android 2.2*

  • REACH & RoHS Compliant

* Optional items are not supported by default


  • TI DaVinci DM8168 ARM Cortex-A8 based Sitara Processor operating up to 1.2 GHz
  • Ideal for Quick Proof of concept (POC) development.
  • Shortens 60% of the new product development life cycle
  • Quick customization services in a very shorter period
  • Suitable for Wide Range of Applications