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Arm CPU 1 Arm Cortex-A8 Arm MHz (Max.) 1000 Co-processor(s) GPU CPU 32-bit Graphics acceleration 1 3D Display type 1 LCD Protocols Ethernet Hardware accelerators Image/Video Extension, SGX Graphics Operating system Linux, RTOS Security Crypto Rating Catalog Operating temperature range (C) -40 to 105, -40 to 90, 0 to 90
Arm CPU 1 Arm Cortex-A8 Arm MHz (Max.) 1000 Co-processor(s) GPU CPU 32-bit Graphics acceleration 1 3D Display type 1 LCD Protocols Ethernet Hardware accelerators Image/Video Extension, SGX Graphics Operating system Linux, RTOS Security Crypto Rating Catalog Operating temperature range (C) -40 to 105, -40 to 90, 0 to 90
FC/CSP (CUS) 423 256 mm² 16 x 16
  • AM3715, AM3703 Sitara ARM Microprocessors:
    • Compatible to OMAP™ 3 Architecture
    • MPU Subsystem
      • Up to 1-GHz Sitara™ ARM® Cortex™-A8 Core Also supports 300, 600, and 800-MHz operation
      • NEON SIMD Coprocessor
    • POWERVR SGX™ Graphics Accelerator (AM3715 only)
      • Tile Based Architecture Delivering up to 20 MPoly/sec
      • Universal Scalable Shader Engine: Multi-threaded Engine Incorporating Pixel and Vertex Shader Functionality
      • Industry Standard API Support: OpenGLES 1.1 and 2.0, OpenVG1.0
      • Fine Grained Task Switching, Load Balancing, and Power Management
      • Programmable High Quality Image Anti-Aliasing
  • External Memory Interfaces:
    • SDRAM Controller (SDRC)
      • 16, 32-bit Memory Controller With 1G-Byte Total Address Space
      • Interfaces to Low-Power SDRAM
      • SDRAM Memory Scheduler (SMS) and Rotation Engine
    • General Purpose Memory Controller (GPMC)
      • 16-bit Wide Multiplexed Address/Data Bus
      • Up to 8 Chip Select Pins With 128M-Byte Address Space per Chip Select Pin
      • Glueless Interface to NOR Flash, NAND Flash (With ECC Hamming Code Calculation), SRAM and Pseudo-SRAM
      • Flexible Asynchronous Protocol Control for Interface to Custom Logic (FPGA, CPLD, ASICs, etc.)
      • Nonmultiplexed Address/Data Mode (Limited 2K-Byte Address Space)

POWERVR SGX is a trademark of Imagination Technologies Ltd.

OMAP is a trademark of Texas Instruments.

All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

  • AM3715, AM3703 Sitara ARM Microprocessors:
    • Compatible to OMAP™ 3 Architecture
    • MPU Subsystem
      • Up to 1-GHz Sitara™ ARM® Cortex™-A8 Core Also supports 300, 600, and 800-MHz operation
      • NEON SIMD Coprocessor
    • POWERVR SGX™ Graphics Accelerator (AM3715 only)
      • Tile Based Architecture Delivering up to 20 MPoly/sec
      • Universal Scalable Shader Engine: Multi-threaded Engine Incorporating Pixel and Vertex Shader Functionality
      • Industry Standard API Support: OpenGLES 1.1 and 2.0, OpenVG1.0
      • Fine Grained Task Switching, Load Balancing, and Power Management
      • Programmable High Quality Image Anti-Aliasing
  • External Memory Interfaces:
    • SDRAM Controller (SDRC)
      • 16, 32-bit Memory Controller With 1G-Byte Total Address Space
      • Interfaces to Low-Power SDRAM
      • SDRAM Memory Scheduler (SMS) and Rotation Engine
    • General Purpose Memory Controller (GPMC)
      • 16-bit Wide Multiplexed Address/Data Bus
      • Up to 8 Chip Select Pins With 128M-Byte Address Space per Chip Select Pin
      • Glueless Interface to NOR Flash, NAND Flash (With ECC Hamming Code Calculation), SRAM and Pseudo-SRAM
      • Flexible Asynchronous Protocol Control for Interface to Custom Logic (FPGA, CPLD, ASICs, etc.)
      • Nonmultiplexed Address/Data Mode (Limited 2K-Byte Address Space)

POWERVR SGX is a trademark of Imagination Technologies Ltd.

OMAP is a trademark of Texas Instruments.

All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

The AM37x generation (AM3715/AM3703) of Sitara™ high-performance microprocessors is based on the enhanced Cortex™-A8 device architecture and is integrated on TI's advanced 45-nm process technology. This architecture is designed to provide best in class ARM and graphics performance while delivering low power consumption.

The device can support numerous high-level operating systems and real-time operating system solutions including Linux, Android and Windows Embedded CE which are available free of charge directly from TI. Additionally, the device is fully backward compatible with previous Cortex-A8 Sitara microprocessors and OMAP™ processors.

The AM3715/AM3703 microprocessor data manual presents the electrical and mechanical specifications for the AM3715/AM3703 microprocessor.

The information contained in this data manual applies to both the commercial and extended temperature versions of the AM3715/03 Microprocessor unless otherwise indicated. It consists of the following sections:

  • A description of the AM3715/03 terminals: assignment, electrical characteristics, multiplexing, and functional description
  • A presentation of the electrical characteristics requirements: power domains, operating conditions, power consumption, and dc characteristics
  • The clock specifications: input and output clocks, DPLL and DLL
  • A description of thermal characteristics, device nomenclature, and mechanical data about the available packaging

The AM37x generation (AM3715/AM3703) of Sitara™ high-performance microprocessors is based on the enhanced Cortex™-A8 device architecture and is integrated on TI's advanced 45-nm process technology. This architecture is designed to provide best in class ARM and graphics performance while delivering low power consumption.

The device can support numerous high-level operating systems and real-time operating system solutions including Linux, Android and Windows Embedded CE which are available free of charge directly from TI. Additionally, the device is fully backward compatible with previous Cortex-A8 Sitara microprocessors and OMAP™ processors.

The AM3715/AM3703 microprocessor data manual presents the electrical and mechanical specifications for the AM3715/AM3703 microprocessor.

The information contained in this data manual applies to both the commercial and extended temperature versions of the AM3715/03 Microprocessor unless otherwise indicated. It consists of the following sections:

  • A description of the AM3715/03 terminals: assignment, electrical characteristics, multiplexing, and functional description
  • A presentation of the electrical characteristics requirements: power domains, operating conditions, power consumption, and dc characteristics
  • The clock specifications: input and output clocks, DPLL and DLL
  • A description of thermal characteristics, device nomenclature, and mechanical data about the available packaging

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* Data sheet AM3715, AM3703 Sitara ARM Microprocessors datasheet (Rev. F) 29 Aug 2011
* Errata AM3715, AM3703 Microprocessors Silicon Errata (Silicon Revisions 1.2 1.1 & 1.0) (Rev. F) 13 Feb 2014
* User guide AM/DM37x Multimedia Device Technical Reference Manual (Silicon Revision 1.x) (Rev. R) 24 Sep 2012
More literature From Start to Finish: A Product Development Roadmap for Sitara™ Processors 16 Dec 2020
Application note (Cancelled - see the B revision, create by mistake 14-may-2009) (Rev. C) 03 Mar 2020
Application note OMAP3530/25/15/03, DM3730/25, AM3715/03 CBB, CBC and CUS reflow profiles 20 Mar 2019
Technical article Bringing the next evolution of machine learning to the edge 27 Nov 2018
User guide How-To and Troubleshooting Guide for PRU-ICSS PROFIBUS 24 Sep 2018
Technical article How quality assurance on the Processor SDK can improve software scalability 22 Aug 2018
More literature Ethernet Connectivity via GPMC 06 Jul 2018
More literature AM37x/DM37x Schematic Checklist 06 Jul 2018
More literature AM37x EVM Software Developer's Guide 06 Jul 2018
Technical article Clove: Low-Power video solutions based on Sitara™ AM57x processors 21 Jul 2016
Technical article Spring has sprung. A sale has sprung. 04 Apr 2016
Application note PCB Assembly Guidelines for 0.4mm Package-On-Package (PoP) Packages, Part II (Rev. A) 01 Nov 2013
White paper AM37x power-saving techniques lead to ultra-low-power for battery-operated appli 08 Apr 2013
User guide Delta for AM/DM37x Technical Reference Manual Version Q to Version R (Rev. Q) 10 Sep 2012
Application note PCB Design Req for Dist. Network for TI OMAP3630, AM37xx, and DM37xx MCUs 15 Jun 2011
Application note PCB Assembly Guidelines for 0.5mm Package-on-Package Apps Processors, Part II 23 Jun 2010
Application note PCB Design Guidelines for 0.5mm Package-On-Package Apps Processors, Part I 23 Jun 2010
Application note AM/DM37x Power Estimation Spreadsheet 07 Jun 2010
Application note AM/DM37x Overview 03 Jun 2010
Application note AM3715/03 Memory Subsystem 03 Jun 2010
Application note AM37x CUS Routing Guidelines 03 Jun 2010
Application note Migrating from OMAP3530 to AM37x 03 Jun 2010
Application note Setting up AM37x SDRC Registers 03 Jun 2010

Design & development

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Debug probe

TMDSEMU200-U — XDS200 USB Debug Probe

The XDS200 is a debug probe (emulator) used for debugging TI embedded devices.  The XDS200 features a balance of low cost with good performance as compared to the low cost XDS110 and the high performance XDS560v2.  It supports a wide variety of standards (IEEE1149.1, IEEE1149.7, SWD) in a (...)

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Debug probe

TMDSEMU560V2STM-U — XDS560v2 System Trace USB Debug Probe

The XDS560v2 is the highest performance of the XDS family of debug probes and supports both the traditional JTAG standard (IEEE1149.1) and cJTAG (IEEE1149.7).  Note that it does not support serial wire debug (SWD).

All XDS debug probes support Core and System Trace in all ARM and DSP processors that (...)

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Debug probe

TMDSEMU560V2STM-UE — XDS560v2 System Trace USB & Ethernet Debug Probe

The XDS560v2 is the highest performance of the XDS family of debug probes and supports both the traditional JTAG standard (IEEE1149.1) and cJTAG (IEEE1149.7). Note that it does not support serial wire debug (SWD).

All XDS debug probes support Core and System Trace in all ARM and DSP processors that (...)

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Software development kit (SDK)

ANDROIDSDK-SITARA — Android Development Kit for Sitara Microprocessors

Although originally designed for mobile handsets, the Android Operating System offers designers of embedded applications the ability to easily add a high-level OS to their product. Developed in association with Google, Android delivers a complete operating system  that is ready for (...)
Software development kit (SDK)

LINUXEZSDK-SITARA — Linux EZ Software Development Kit (EZSDK) for Sitara™ Processors

SITARA LINUX SDK

Linux Software Development Kits (SDK) provide Sitara™ developers with an easy set up and quick out-of-box experience that is specific to and highlights the features of TI's ARM processors. Launching demos, benchmarks and applications is a snap with the included graphical user (...)

Driver or library

WIND-3P-VXWORKS-LINUX-OS — Wind River Processors VxWorks and Linux operating systems

Wind River is a global leader in delivering software for the Internet of Things (IoT). The company’s technology has been powering the safest, most secure devices in the world since 1981 and today is found in more than 2 billion products. Wind River offers a comprehensive edge-to-cloud product (...)
From: Wind River Systems
IDE, configuration, compiler or debugger

CCSTUDIO-SITARA — Code Composer Studio (CCS) Integrated Development Environment (IDE) for Sitara ARM Processors

Code Composer Studio is an integrated development environment (IDE) that supports TI's Microcontroller and Embedded Processors portfolio. Code Composer Studio comprises a suite of tools used to develop and debug embedded applications. It includes an optimizing C/C++ compiler, source code editor (...)

Operating system (OS)

GHS-3P-INTEGRITY-RTOS — Green Hills INTEGRITY RTOS

The flagship of Green Hills Software operating systems—the INTEGRITY RTOS—is built around a partitioning architecture to provide embedded systems with total reliability, absolute security, and maximum real-time performance. With its leadership pedigree underscored by certifications in a (...)
From: Green Hills Software
Operating system (OS)

MG-3P-NUCLEUS-RTOS — Mentor Graphics Nucleus RTOS

Software driven power management is crucial for battery operated or low power budget embedded systems. Embedded developers can now take advantage of the latest power saving features in popular TI devices with the built-in Power Management Framework in the Nucleus RTOS. Developers specify application (...)
From: Mentor Graphics Corporation
Operating system (OS)

QNX-3P-NEUTRINO-RTOS — QNX Neutrino RTOS

The QNX Neutrino® Realtime Operating System (RTOS) is a full-featured and robust RTOS designed to enable the next-generation of products for automotive, medical, transportation, military and industrial embedded systems. Microkernel design and modular architecture enable customers to create (...)
From: QNX Software Systems
Software programming tool

FLASHTOOL — FlashTool for AM35x, AM37x, DM37x and OMAP35x Devices

Flash Tool is a Windows-based application that can be used to transfer binary images from a host PC to TI Sitara AM35x, AM37x, DM37x and OMAP35x target platforms.


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Software programming tool

UNIFLASH — UniFlash stand-alone flash tool for microcontrollers, Sitara™; processors and SimpleLink™

Supported devices: CC13xx, CC25xx, CC26xx, CC3x20, CC3x30, CC3x35, Tiva, C2000, MSP43x, Hercules, PGA9xx, IWR12xx, IWR14xx, IWR16xx, IWR18xx , IWR68xx, AWR12xx, AWR14xx, AWR16xx, AWR18xx.  Command line only: AM335x, AM437x, AM571x, AM572x, AM574x, AM65XX, K2G

CCS Uniflash is a standalone tool used to (...)

Simulation model

AM/DM37x CBP BSDL Model

SPRM506.ZIP (9 KB) - BSDL Model
Simulation model

AM/DM37x CBC BSDL Model (Rev. B)

SPRM507B.ZIP (8 KB) - BSDL Model
Simulation model

AM/DM37x CUS BSDL Model

SPRM508.ZIP (10 KB) - BSDL Model
Simulation model

AM/DM37x CBP IBIS Model

SPRM509.ZIP (4408 KB) - IBIS Model
Simulation model

AM/DM37x CBC IBIS Model

SPRM510.ZIP (4410 KB) - IBIS Model
Simulation model

AM/DM37x CUS IBIS Model

SPRM511.ZIP (4255 KB) - IBIS Model
Calculation tool

CLOCKTREETOOL — Clock Tree Tool for Sitara, Automotive, Vision Analytics, & Digital Signal Processors

The Clock Tree Tool (CTT) for Sitara™ ARM®, Automotive, and Digital Signal Processors is an interactive clock tree configuration software that provides information about the clocks and modules in these TI devices. It allows the user to:
  • Visualize the device clock tree
  • Interact with clock tree elements (...)
Calculation tool

PINMUXTOOL — Pin mux tool

The PinMux Utility is a software tool which provides a Graphical User Interface for configuring pin multiplexing settings, resolving conflicts and specifying I/O cell characteristics for TI MPUs. Results are output as C header/code files that can be imported into software development kits (SDKs) or (...)
Design tool

PROCESSORS-3P-SEARCH — Arm-based MPU, arm-based MCU and DSP third-party search tool

TI has partnered with companies to offer a wide range of software, tools, and SOMs using TI processors to accelerate your path to production. Download this search tool to quickly browse our third-party solutions and find the right third-party to meet your needs. The software, tools and modules (...)
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