i.MX RT1040 Crossover MCU with Arm® Cortex®-M7 Core

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i.MX RT1040 MCU

i.MX RT1040 Block Diagram



  • Arm Cortex-M7 @ 600 MHz
  • 3020 CoreMark / 1284 DMIPS
  • Real-time, Low-latency Response as Low as 20 ns
  • Industry’s Lowest Dynamic Power with an Integrated DC-DC Converter
  • Low-power Run Modes at 24 MHz


  • Up to 512 kB Tightly Coupled Memory (TCM)
  • Extensive External Memory Interface Options
    • NAND, eMMC, QuadSPI NOR Flash and Parallel NOR Flash


  • Advanced Multimedia for GUI and Enhanced HMI
    • 2D Graphics Acceleration Engine
    • LCD Display Controller (Up to WXGA 1366x768)
    • 3x I2S for High-performance, Multichannel Audio


  • Compact packages 169BGA 9x9mm and 11x11mm

Temperature and Qualifications

  • Robust Extended Industrial Temperature Range -40 °C to +125oC

Wireless Connectivity Interface

  • Wi-Fi®, Bluetooth®, Bluetooth Low Energy, ZigBee® and Thread

Software and Tools

  • MCUXpresso Config Tools – A comprehensive suite of system configuration tools, including pins, clocks, SDK builder and more.
  • MCUXpresso SDK – An open-source software development kit (SDK) built specifically for your processor and evaluation board selections.
  • MCUXpresso IDE – An easy-to-use integrated development environment (IDE) for creating, building, debugging and optimizing your application.


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