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Portable Navigation Devices (PNDs) are expanding their reach to be embedded in everything from smartphones to auto infotainment systems. Today's navigation systems offer more than just directions, providing consumers with access to enhanced features and improved functionality.

We have a full suite of products for designing portable navigation devices, including applications processors, proximity sensors, accelerometers and analog circuits. Our flexible solutions can help you develop innovative navigation devices with wide range of features.

Freescale Portable Navigation Devices application block diagram

Recommended Solutions


Products Features
Applications Processors (Mid/High-Tier PNDS)
i.MX6S: i.MX 6Solo Processors - Single Core, Multimedia, 3D Graphics, Video, ARM® Cortex®-A9 Core Cortex®-A9 up to 1GHz, 2D/3D graphics with 1 shader, 1080p30 video
i.MX6DL: i.MX 6DualLite Processors - Dual Core, 3D Graphics, HD Video, Multimedia, ARM® Cortex®-A9 Core Dual Cortex®-A9 up to 1GHz, 2D/3D graphics with 1 shader
i.MX6D: i.MX 6Dual Processors - Dual Core, Advanced 3D Graphics, HD Video, Advanced Multimedia, ARM® Cortex®-A9 Core Dual Cortex®-A9 up to 1.2GHz, 2x2D/3D graphics with 4 shaders, 1080p60 video
i.MX6Q: i.MX 6Quad Processors - Quad Core, High Performance, Advanced 3D Graphics, HD Video, Advanced Multimedia, ARM® Cortex®-A9 Core Quad Cortex®-A9 up to 1.2GHz, 2x2D/3D graphics with 4 shaders, 1080p60 video
Applications Processors with integrated PMIC (Low-Tier PNDs)
i.MX28 Applications Processors: Integrated Power Management Unit (PMU), ARM9™ Core ARM9™ up to 454Mhz, 10/100 ETH, 2x HS USB, integrated PMIC, <1W
Accelerometer
MMA8652FC: ±2g/±4g/±8g, Low g, 12-Bit Digital Accelerometer High-performance accelerometers in ultra-compact 2 x 2 x 1 mm package
MMA955xL: Freescale Motion Sensing Platform Xtrinsic 3-axis accelerometer, advance motion sensing capability
MMA8452Q: ±2g/±4g/±8g, Low g, 12-bit Digital Accelerometer Xtrinsic low noise, low-power accelerometer
MMA7660FC: ±1.5g, Low g, Digital Accelerometer 3-axis, low-power digital accelerometer
6-Axis Sensor
FXOS8700CQ: Digital Sensor - 3D Accelerometer (±2g/±4g/±8g) + 3D Magnetometer 6-axis Xtrinsic sensor with integrated accelerometer and magnetometer
Magnetic Sensors
MAG3110: Freescale High Accuracy, 3D Magnetometer Xtrinsic low-power, digital 3D magnetic sensor
Pressure Sensors
MPL3115A2: 50 to 110kPa, Absolute Digital Pressure Sensor Provides highly precise pressure and altitude data
MPL115A: 50 to 115kPa, Absolute Digital Pressure Sensor Low-power MEMS pressure sensors with digital output (I²C/SPI)
Touch Sensors
MPR03x: Proximity Capacitive Touch Sensor Controller 2 or 3-pad touch sensor
MPR121: Proximity Capacitive Touch Sensor Controller 12-pad touch sensor
Power Management
MC13892: Power Management (PMIC) for i.MX35/51 Power management and user interface IC
MC34708: Power Management for i.MX50/53 Processors Power management and user interface IC
MMPF0100: 14 Channel Configurable Power Management IC I.MX power management IC (PMIC)
MMPF0200: 12 Channel Configurable Power Management IC I.MX power management IC (PMIC)
MWCT1xxx: 5 Watt Wireless Charging ICs Compliant with latest WPC-Qi requirements, 5W single-coil wireless charging transmitter ICs solutions provide performance and design freedom
Audio Codec
SGTL5000: Ultra Low-Power Audio Codec Audio codec
USB
USB2SER: USB to Serial Bridge - a Ready Play Solution Communication bridge, full-speed USB 2.0 to UART RS232/485, optional hardware/software flow control, even/odd parity, stop bits configuration and driver support
Altimeter Sensors
MPL3115A2: 50 to 110kPa, Absolute Digital Pressure Sensor Provides highly precise pressure and altitude data
Advantages
  • Scalable series of ARM® based SoC families
  • i.MX6: Video encode & decode HW accelerators for best in-class multimedia experience
  • Android, Linux and Microsoft Windows Embedded CE board support package (BSP) support
  • i.MX28: integrated PMIC reduces solution cost and simplifies design
  • Best-in-class audio codec performance
  • Large third-party ecosystem proposing application solutions