RidgeRun - Embedded Solutions


iMX6 Based Solutions

RidgeRun provides a fully featured Embedded Linux Software Development Kit for Freescale iMX6 based applications processors.  Freescale iMX6 platform delivers high performance, power efficient applications processors with a robust support network and software portfolio including open source. The complete platform allows for differentiation and rapid development of applications from wireless handsets to other multimedia-enhanced devices.  

The i.MX6 series processors are a scalable multicore platform that includes single-, dual- and quad-core families based on the ARM® Cortex™-A9 architecture. This architecture is a robust - cross industry and product platform.  Whether your product is targeted at consumer electronics, industrial, automotive or secuity related, this flexible, scaleable architecture combined with RidgeRun's easy-to-use SDK's and extension products allows you to concentrate your effort of differntiating features and not product infrastructure.


  • Boot loader 2013.07
  • Linux kernel 3.0.35-4.0.0
  • Gstreamer-0.10.36
  • Freescale gst-plugins 3.0.7
  • Hardware based audio and video codecs
  • SD and NFS file system support
  • Boot from SD3, SD4 or SPI-NOR with an easy installation (Boundary devices boards only)
  • Toolchain to linaro 2012.03 for software floating point and 2013.03 for hardware floating point support

  • Variscite Only

  • U-boot-2009.08 + read your environment from a *.img file in a SD card.
  • Linux Kernel 3.0.35-4.0.0.
  • Gstreamer-0.10.36.
  • Freescale gst-plugins 3.0.7.
  • Hardware based audio and video codecs.
  • Hardware graphics acceleration
  • Hardware floating point support.
  • SD and NFS file system support.
  • Boot from NAND and SD with an easy installation.
  • Start kernel via TFTP option.
  • Toolchain based in codesourcery 2009-q1 and linaro (2012.03 for software floating point and 2013.03 for hardware floating point).



    Low Cost Freescale iMX6 Quad Sabre Lite Development Board

    BD-SL-i.MX6 board (formerly the SABRE Lite board)


    Nitrogen6x-SOM 1G and 2G boards

    Boundary Devices Nitrogen6x-SOM 1G and 2G boards

    Freescale Semiconductor MCIMX6Q-SDP, SMART DEVICE PLATFORM


    Variscite Devices iMX6 VAR-SOM-MX6 Board

    Toshiba Bridge chip TC358743 and TC358749XBG


    Board information:
    Getting Started Guide:
    SDK Documentation:
    GStreamer Pipelines:



    i.MX6Quad Family of Applications Processors (Data Sheet, Application Notes):

    GStreamer i.MX6 Pipelines 



    GStreamer i.MX6 Encoding:-  


    Freescale-Useful GStreamer Commands ;- 


    Freescale GStreamer plugins:- 


    BoundarydevicesTag Archives: GStreamer:- 



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    RidgeRun is a Freescale and Boundary Devices partner

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    RidgeRun, LLC
    340 S. Lemon Ave
    PMB #6030
    Walnut, CA 91789

    USA: 1-800-798-6093
    INDIA: +91-9731995485

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    In addition to providing integrated and tested Linux board support packages, RidgeRun also offers an array of engineering services. 

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