New Product Introduction

NXP i.QorIQ® LS1028A

i.QorIQ® Layerscape 1028A industrial applications processor from NXP

Birdview of NXP's LS1028A processor

The Layerscape LS1028A industrial applications processor includes a TSN-enabled Ethernet switch and Ethernet controllers to support converged IT and OT networks. Two powerful 64-bit Arm®v8 cores support real-time processing for industrial control, as well as virtual machines for edge computing in the IoT. The integrated GPU and LCD controller enable Human Machine Interface (HMI) systems with next-generation interfaces. 
Integrated Trust Architecture with cryptographic offload provides a trusted platform with encrypted communications for secure applications and services.



  • Dual Armv8 Processors for Industrial Applications
  • 4 port Time-Sensitive Networking enabled switch
  • 2 Time-Sensitive Networking-capable Ethernet controllers
  • GPU and LCD Controller
  • Configurable cryptographic offload engines
  • Integrated trust architecture
  • PCI Express
  • CAN Bus



  • Communication Infrastructure
  • Industrial
  • Mobile
  • Smart City


Block diagram

NXP LS1028A Industrial Applications Processor block diagram

Layerscape LS1028A Reference Design Board

Key elements

  • Dual 64-bit Arn v8 processors for real-time processing
  • Full virtualization support for IoT edge computing
  • TSN-enabled switch for industrial TSN bridge applications
  • TSN-enabled Ethernet controllers for TSN endpoint applications
  • Support Human Machine Interface applications with integrated GPU and LCD controller
  • Trust architecture provides root of trust as a basis for trusted applications and services
  • The LS1028A will be a part of the NXP 15-year product longevity program