IMXANDROID: Android OS for i.MX Applications Processors Favorite
Freescale fully supports the Android™ operating system through board support packages for the i.MX range of application processors and featured tools such as SABRE for tablets.
Freescale’s highly optimized BSPs, codecs and middleware shorten product development time to market while maximizing the capabilities of the i.MX series feature sets.
Using a layered approach with the right selection of components to interface into the Android stack results in a more complete and ready solution. Designers can directly develop applications on this integrated solution or easily modify their own drivers based on our reference code.
The i.MX family of applications processor running Android OS is an excellent platform for building a high-performance, low-power and cost-effective mobile device that successfully passes the Android Compatibility Test Suite(CTS).
Fully integrated and tested Android framework with optimized codecs, graphics and a development and debug environment
Based off the latest stable Android kernel/release and previous releases for vertical markets
Common code base across Freescale i.MX SoCs to greatly reduce porting effort to next generation i.MX processors
Source code for selected drivers and middleware
Source code for unit tests
Tool chain included with the BSP
Documentation (Reference Manual, User's Guide, Release Notes)
ARM® Cortex®-A8 Cores: i.MX51 Processors
ARM® Cortex®-A8 Cores: i.MX53 Processors - Multimedia
ARM® Cortex®-A9 Cores: i.MX 6 Series Multicore Processors
IMX5X_R10_32_ANDROID_DOCSBUNDLE: Android BSP Documentation. Includes Android R10.3.2 Release Notes and User's Guide
IMX51_R9_42_ANDROID_DOCS_BUNDLE: Android BSP Documentation. Includes Android R9.4.2 Release Notes and User's Guide
Current Updates and Releases
IMX5X_R10_32_ANDROID_SOURCECODE: Android R10.3.2 Demo Image, documentation and Source Code for BSP and Codecs. For i.MX51 and i.MX53 only.
IMX51_R9_42_ANDROID_SOURCE_CODE: Android R9.4.2 Demo Image, documentation and Source Code for BSP and Codecs..