TDA4VMx evaluation module
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The TDA4VMXEVM is an evaluation platform designed to speed up development efforts and reduce time to market for ADAS applications.

The TDA4x EVM is based on a TDA4VMx System-on-Chip (SoC) that incorporates a powerful heterogeneous, scalable architecture that includes a mix of TI’s fixed and floating-point TMS320C66x Digital Signal Processor (DSP) cores, the C71x DSP Core and Matrix Math Accelerator for AI, Arm® Cortex®-A72 cores, integrated ISP and vision processing acceleration, 2D and 3D GPU cores, H.264 encode/H.265 decode acceleration.   An on-chip Safety island featuring dual-lockstep R5F cores helps the system achieve ASIL-D level certification while reducing the need for an external safety microcontroller, further reducing system bill-of-materials.  On-chip peripherals allow for multi-camera input via CSI-2 ports, vehicle connectivity based on PCI Express, CAN-FD and Gigabit Ethernet, and display connectivity via DSI interfaces. 

The EVM is supported by the Processor SDK-Vision which includes foundational drivers, compute and vision kernels, and example application frameworks and demonstrations that show users how to take advantage of the powerful heterogeneous SoC architecture.

  • SOM
    • J721E Processor
    • Mates with the Common Processor board (SOM and CP are needed for base EVM functionality)
    • Optimized power solution (PMIC)
    • DRAM, LPDDR4‐3733, 4GByte total memory, support inline ECC
    • Octal‐SPI NOR flash, 512Mb memory (8bit)
    • HyperFlash + HyerRAM, 512Mb flash memory + 256Mb RAM
  • Common Processor (CP) Board
    • Mates with the processor SOM (SOM and CP are needed for base EVM functionality)
    • UFS flash memory, 32GByte, 2Lane, Gear3
    • USB3.1 type C interface, support DFP, DRP, UFP modes
    • Display port, up to 4K resolution with MST support
    • 2x PCIe card slot, 1x PCIe M.2 slot (M‐Key), all Gen3

What's Included

  • SOM
    • 16GB micro SD card
  • Common processor board
    • USB-A to micro USB-B cable (1.0m)
    • USB-C male to USB 3.1 A male cable (1.0m)
    • USB-C male to USB-A receptacle
    • DisplayPort male to DisplayPort male cable (6.0 ft)
    • Plug-to-plug RJ45 Ethernet cable (1.0m)
    • Cable assembly – 2.5mm I.D. to wire leads (3.0 ft)

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Technical documentation
Application notes (2)
Title Type Size (KB) Date
PDF 3772 23 Apr 2020
PDF 2749 04 Oct 2019
User guides (5)
Title Type Size (KB) Date
PDF 3395 27 May 2020
PDF 6231 27 May 2020
PDF 6954 14 May 2020
PDF 562 22 Nov 2019
PDF 471 09 Jul 2019
White papers (6)
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PDF 1441 01 Mar 2020
PDF 1856 01 Mar 2020
PDF 847 01 Mar 2020
PDF 809 01 Mar 2020
PDF 720 12 Dec 2019
Multiple Files   10 Dec 2019
Design files (5)
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ZIP 79820 04 May 2020
ZIP 38611 27 Jan 2020
ZIP 25834 19 Dec 2019
ZIP 19037 19 Dec 2019
ZIP 54715 19 Dec 2019
More literature (1)
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PDF 8851 10 Oct 2019

Software development (1)

Name Part Number Software Type
Software Development Kit for DRA8x & TDA4x Jacinto™ Automotive Processors  PROCESSOR-SDK-DRA8X-TDA4X  Software development kits (SDK) 

TI Devices (1)

Part Number Name Product Family
TDA4VM  Next generation SoC family for L2/L3, near-field analytic systems using deep learning technologies  Automotive processors 

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