IOT-GATE-iMX7 – Industrial Internet of Things Gateway

ARM IoT / M2M gateway

  • Ideal for industrial control and monitoring
  • Extensive wireless and wired connectivity
  • Industrial build quality and reliability

Feature Highlights

  • NXP i.MX7 CPU, dual-core Cortex-A7 1GHz
  • Up to 2GB DDR3 and 32GB eMMC
  • 3G/LTE modem, WiFi a/b/g/n, BT 4.1
  • 2x Gbit Ethernet, 4x USB2, RS485, RS232, CAN
  • Support for PoE powered mode

Optimized for Industrial Environments

  • Fanless design in aluminum, rugged housing
  • Miniature size – 10.8 x 8.3 x 2.4 cm
  • Designed for reliability and 24/7 operation
  • Wide temperature range of -40C to 85C
  • 5 year warranty and 15 year availability
  • Supports DIN-rail and wall mounting


Debian Linux, Ubuntu Core and Yocto Project

  • Mainline Linux and full Board Support Package
  • Linux kernel, Yocto Project file-system and U-Boot
  • Certified with Microsoft Azure IoT


Also available as i.MX7 System-on-Module

  • Tiny board computer designed for custom applications
  • Ideal for cost sensitive and scalable industrial products
  • Full design flexibility, scalability and long-term availability


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CPU NXP i.MX 7Dual ARM Cortex-A7, 1GHz
Real-Time Co-processor ARM Cortex-M4, 200Mhz

Memory and storage

RAM 512MB to 2GB, DDR3L-1066
Storage eMMC flash, 4GB to 32GB
Micro-SD socket


Ethernet 1x Gigabit Ethernet port, RJ45 connector
2x Gigabit Ethernet ports, RJ45 connectors
WiFi 802.11b/g/n WiFi interface
TI WiLink 8 WL1801 module
Dual-band 2x2 80.1a/b/g/n WiFI interface
TI Wilink WL1837 module
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.1 BLE
TI WiLink 8 WL1837 module
Cellular 3G cellular module, Simcom SIM5360 (EU bands)
4G/LTE cellular module, Simcom SIM7100E (EU bands)
G/LTE cellular module, Simcom SIM7100A (US bands)

On-board micro-SIM card socket (always available)


DVI DVI, up to 1920x1080, HDMI connector


Analog audio Analog audio - stereo line-out, stereo line-in, 3.5mm jacks


PCI Express mini-PCIe socket, full-size
USB 4x USB2.0 host, type-A connectors
Serial 1x RS485 port, half-duplex -wire, RJ11 connector
1x RS232 port, ultra-mini serial connector
1x serial console via UART-to-USB bridge, micro-USB connector
CAN 1x CAN bus interface, RJ11 connector
* precludes RS485 port
UART up-to 1x UART, embedded I/O header
SPI Up-to 1x SPI, embedded I/O header
I2C Up-to 1x I2c, embedded I/O header
GPIO Up-to 12x GPIOs, embedded I/O header


PoE Support for PoE
RTC Real time clock operated from on-board coin-cell battery

Electrical specifications

Supply Voltage Unregulated 8V to 24V
Digital I/O Voltage 3.3V

Mechanical Specifications

Dimensions 108 x 83 x 24 mm
Enclosure material Aluminum housing
Cooling Passive cooling, fanless design
Weight 450 gram

Compliance, reliability and environmental

Compliance FCC/CE, RoHS-II
MTTF >200,000 hours
Warranty 5 years
Operating Temperature Commercial: 0°C to 70°C
Extended: -20°C to 70°C
Industrial: -40°C to 85°C

For testing of operating temperatures click here.
Storage temperature -40°C to 85°C
Relative Humidity 10% to 90% (operation)
5% to 95% (storage)