i.MX RT Series: Crossover Processor

i.MX RT1050 Chip shot

The convergence of low-power applications processors and high-performance microcontrollers is here.

The i.MX RT Series is the industry’s first crossover processor, offering the highest performance Arm® Cortex®-M core, real-time functionality, and MCU usability at an affordable price.

Applications Processors Performance + MCU Usability

2X Performance
2X Battery Life
2X Integration
2X Faster Development
2X The Cost

Move Fast, React Fast

  • Arm Cortex-M7 core delivering 3020 CoreMark/1284 DMIPS @ 600 MHz
  • Fastest real-time response with latency as low as 20ns
  • Industry's lowest dynamic power with integrated the DC-DC converter

Create Advanced Multimedia

  • 2D graphics acceleration engine
  • LCD display and camera interface
  • Multichannel high-performance audio

Connect and Protect

  • High Assurance Boot (HAB) with on-the-fly QSPI Flash Decryption
  • 128-bit AES Cryptography and True Random Number Generator
  • Interfaces for Wi-Fi®, Bluetooth®, Bluetooth Low Energy, ZigBee®, and Thread

Save Time and Money

  • Leverage existing MCU toolchains—MCUXpresso, IAR, and Keil
  • FreeRTOS, SDK, Arm® mbed, and the global Arm ecosystem
  • Low-cost evaluation kit compatible with Arduino™ hardware shields