QorIQ® Layerscape Processors Based on Arm® Technology

The QorIQ® communications processor portfolio is unmatched in depth and breadth. With the addition of the next-generation QorIQ Layerscape series processors built on Arm® core technology, the portfolio extends performance from the smallest form factor, power-constrained networking and industrial applications to new virtualized networks and embedded systems requiring an advanced datapath and network peripheral interfaces.

Security
Device Cores Frequency PCIe SerDES SATA
Integrated SEC
Engine
DCE/PME
QE
LS1012A 1 x Arm Cortex A53 0.8 GHz 1 x Gen2.0 3 lanes 6 GHz Yes - -
LS1020A 2 x Arm Cortex A7 1.2 GHz 2 x Gen2.0 4 lanes 6 GHz Yes -
LS1021A 2 x Arm Cortex A7 1.2 GHz 2 x Gen2.0 4 lanes 6 GHz Yes -
LS1022A 2 x Arm Cortex A7 0.6 GHz 1 x Gen2.0 1 lane 5 GHz No - -
LS1024A 2 x Arm Cortex A9 1.2 GHz 2 x Gen2.0 3 lanes 5 GHz Yes -
LS1028A 2 x Arm Cortex A72 1.3 GHz 2 x Gen2.0 4 lanes 10 GHz Yes - -
LS1043A 4 x Arm Cortex A53 1.6 GHz 3 x Gen2.0 4 lanes 10 GHz Yes -
LA1575 2 x Arm® v8 - 1 x Gen3.0 - Yes - -
LS1046A 4 x Arm Cortex A72 1.8 GHz 3 x Gen3.0 8 lanes 10 GHz Yes - -
LS1088A 8 x Arm Cortex A53 1.6 GHz 3 x Gen3.0 4 lanes 10 GHz Yes -
LS2084A 8 x Arm Cortex A72 2.0 GHz 4 x Gen3.0 8 lanes 10 GHz Yes -
LS2088A 8 x Arm Cortex A72 2.0 GHz 4 x Gen3.0 8 lanes 10 GHz Yes -
LX2160A 16 x Arm Cortex-A72 2.2 GHz 8 x Gen4.0 24 lanes 28 GHz Yes -

Commitment to Longevity

Layerscape applications processors are ready to support your development today, tomorrow and beyond through its longevity program. The NXP Product Longevity program ensures a stable supply of products for your embedded designs.

What's New

Product

LX2160A

The highest performance member of the Layerscape family, the LX2160 addresses network function virtualization (NFV), mobile edge computing, 5G packet processing, storage, and industrial applications.

Software

Layerscape SDK

The Layerscape SDK is a hybrid Linux integration of NXP platform specific components such as the Linux kernel and boot loaders with a Linux user space file set from Ubuntu Linux.