DART-MX8M-PLUS Release Notes

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DART-MX8M-PLUS / VAR-SOM-MX8M-PLUS Release Notes

Android 11.0.0_1.2.0-dart-mx8mp_v1.0

1 Release Notes

Based on release Google: android-11.0.0_r18 NXP BSP: Android 11.0.0_1.2.0
Release tag android-11.0.0_1.2.0-dart-mx8mp_v1.0
Release date 06/07/2021
Supported platforms DART-MX8M-PLUS / VAR-SOM-MX8M-PLUS
SOM revision v1.0 and higher
Carrier board revision v1.4 and higher
NXP BSP FTP imx-android-11.0.0_1.2.0.tar.gz
Variscite BSP git https://github.com/varigit/MX6x-android
Variscite BSP branch android-11.0.0_1.2.0-var01
Kernel git https://github.com/varigit/linux-imx
Kernel branch android-11.0.0_1.2.0-var01
U-Boot git https://github.com/varigit/uboot-imx
U-Boot branch imx_v2020.04_5.4.70_2.3.0_var02
Cortex M4 U-Boot supportMCUXPRESSO_2.9.0_V1.0_DART-MX8M-PLUS
Cortex M4 Linux remoteproc supportMCUXPRESSO_2.9.0_V1.0_DART-MX8M-PLUS
File System build system Android
Recovery SD card link dart-mx8mp-recovery-sd.v62.img.gz

Note: Some web browsers have removed FTP support. Please see our FTP wiki page or download using the command line:

$ wget ftp://customerv:Variscite1@ftp.variscite.com/DART-MX8M-PLUS/Software/dart-mx8mp-recovery-sd.v62.img.gz 

After downloading the image, visit our Recovery SD card guide to learn how to program a recovery SD card.

2 Change Log

Change List Description
Release 1.0
Initial release based on NXP's android-11.0.0_1.2.0 for the i.MX8M Plus
Known Issues
Youtube streaming freeze for videos with ads Known issue in this NXP Android release
WiFi hotspot SSID broadcast not working reliably Known issue in this NXP Android release
Starting Cortex-M7 rpmsg demos from U-Boot is not supported on DART-MX8M-PLUS - Starting Cortex-M7 rpmsg demos from U-Boot is supported on VAR-SOM-MX8M-PLUS
- Starting Cortex-M7 rpmsg demos from Android via remoteproc is supported on both DART-MX8M-PLUS & VAR-SOM-MX8M-PLUS