In this first lesson, you will go through the process of unboxing your computer on module and carrier board and assembling the hardware.
A block diagram of the system setup and its connections is presented below for reference.
|List of items required|
|Accessory kit :|
|- 12V 30W power supply|
|- USB Micro-A to Type-A (USB Micro-AB receptacle to Type-A) cable|
|- Ethernet cable|
|- USB keyboard and mouse|
Note: Carefully read this module's cover page clicking on "Module 1: Unboxing and Bring-up" on the left menu bar before starting this lesson. Attention: In order to avoid a known issue of continuous reboot/reset using Verdin Development Board V1.0B, please check Step 4.
Remove the Verdin Development Board and the Verdin Computer on Module from the blisters. Insert the computer on module into the X1 connector of the Carrier Board as tight as possible, with the module inclined ~30 to 45 degrees in relation to the carrier board.
Warning: Make sure that the module is well connected to the carrier board. The image below has some checkpoints highlighted.
Connect the Verdin DSI to HDMI Adapter to the board on the following slot:
After you connect the
adapter, the board will look like the following:
Note: Ethernet network must provide DHCP and Internet to the module.
Attention: Double check that your power supply is within the Verdin Development Board limits (7-27V) and that the polarity is not inverted. Also, make sure that the current capability of the power supply is enough, or the system may shut down unexpectedly. For evaluation purposes, a 12V 2A power supply is recommended.
This step is required if you are somehow facing one of the known issues with Verdin Development Board V1.0B:
Toradex recommends you to go through the following steps to fix the continuous reset problem:
X67 FTDI JTAG, leave the following pins open: