Riverwood is a development/evaluation platform based on Marvellís Armada 385 which has ARMv7 high performance dual core CPU technology with integrated 1MB shared L2 cache that can run up to 1.6 GHz per core .The Armada 385 SoC caters a new level of performance, integration and efficiency, raising the performance-to-power and performance-to-power bar. Riverwood enables users to evaluate, design and develop innovative embedded products based on the Marvellís Armada 385 processor. The system has 2 GB (512 MB x 4) DDR3 RAM and 8bit MMC/SDIO interface. Riverwood can be used by developers as is, or Pactron can provide customized industrial design, hardware, and software platforms for your specific needs.



Riverwood Evaluation Platform




Block Diagram



The system supports the following features:


Features Description
CPU Clock Speed Running at 1.6GHz Core Frequency
Cache 32KByte instruction and data caches; 1MByte shared L2 cache
FPU Single/double precision floating-point unit
SDRAM 2GB 32-Bit wide memory running at DDR3L-1600 (800MHz Clock Speed)
Flash On-Board 16MB SPI-NOR flash and Two 64Kb EEPROM for ROM Initialization
SD/MMC 8-Bit SD/MMC controller (4-bit SDIO compliant)
SATA One SATA Gen 3 (1.5 or 3 or 6Gbit/sec) and One e-SATA Gen 3 (1.5 or 3 or 6Gbit/sec) channels
PCI Express One x1 PCIE and One x1 (Switchable between Mini PCIe and PCIe) Gen 2 ports
Gigabit Ethernet Two copper 10/100/1000 Base-T ports
USB Four 480Mbps USB 2.0 Host ports and Two 5Gbps USB3.0 Host ports
Debug interface JTAG and UART (via USB-UART Bridge)
Operating Voltage 12V input rail; on-board 3.3V (I/O), 1.35V (SDRAM) and 1.1V (CPU core/platform) power supplies
Board Size 95mm x 95mm x 8mm



  • Network Attached Storage
  • WiFi Access Point
  • Surveillance Video Recorders (DVR/NVR/Hybrid)

Part Number.: Riverwood


About Pactron Inc.:

    Pactron designs and develops comprehensive and robust embedded systems that provide storage, wireless, mobile, networked, audio video, and Internet-connectivity for OEM markets. Pactron delivers integrated hardware and software platforms that are incorporated into end-to-end solutions, providing its customers minimized risk, accelerated time-to-market, reduced development costs, and enhanced design architecture



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