NXP Layerscape® LX2 Family

Cutting-Edge Layerscape 16 core
Network Computing

NXP’s LX2 family of Layerscape 64-bit Arm® Cortex® A72 processors introduce a new standard of network computing power. With 8-, 12- and 16-core variants available, these high-performance SoCs and are ideal for driving edge networking and IoT applications.

Offering cutting-edge computing performance, robust packet offload and Ethernet controllers, SolidRun’s LX2 family of products provide high-speed communications and processing in flexible, compact, and energy-efficient platforms.

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CEx7 LX2160A COM Express type 7

The LX2160A CEx7 Computer on Module is designed for network solution flexibility and is based on the COM Express Type 7 form factor. Harnessing the NXP Layerscape LX2160A SoC with 16 Arm Cortex-A72 CPU cores, 4 x 10GbE SFP+, and multiple PCIe Gen 3 lanes, this COM offers plenty of bandwidth for data path processing on multiple networking layers.

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SolidRun’s LX2162A System-on-Module is a high-performance and flexible platform intended to support dense and compact appliance designs at the network’s edge. Our ultra-compact SOM packs the power of an NXP LX2162A processor, boasting up to 16 Cortex A72 cores running at 2GHz and can be equipped with up to 32GB of DDR4. As with all SolidRun SOMs, the LX2162A SOM packs onboard memory, eMMC storage, and power management in a compact form factor.


HoneyComb LX2

The powerful HoneyComb LX2 is a revolutionary Arm workstation that is tailor-made for high-end Arm based solution development. HoneyComb harnesses the robust performance of NXP’s Layerscape LX2160A’s 16 Arm Cortex A72 CPU cores and provides a feature-rich, highly connectable platform for flexible development.

ClearFog CX LX2

ClearFog CX LX2

The ClearFog CX was designed to maximize the capabilities of our COM Express Type 7 modules, making it a modular and scalable Mini ITX carrier board. Harnessing the power of our LX2160A COM Express 7 module, ClearFog CX LX2 supports up to 64GB DDR4 RAM and features 4 x 10GbE SFP+, 1 x QSFP28 100GbE cage, M.2, and open slot PCIe x8 – making this an ideal carrier board for cutting-edge network computing.

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