Understanding the Potential of Snapdragon™ ISP and Selecting the Right Camera

Understanding the Potential of Snapdragon™ ISPs and Selecting the Right Camera

Defining the ISP

Snapdragon™ technology in the IoT space is often chosen for applications because of its advanced multimedia capabilities making it stand out over alternatives. When you use Snapdragon, you benefit from the performance efficiency of the CPU, immersive graphics from the GPU, a dedicated DSP and sensor core, integrated connectivity and the advanced imaging capabilities of the ISP. Without fully understanding each part of Snapdragon, you could be potentially missing out on making your application the best it can be! Today we focus on the role of the ISP, and help you choose a camera that perfectly fits your use case. Continue reading Understanding the Potential of Snapdragon™ ISPs and Selecting the Right Camera

[Live Webinar] Understanding Snapdragon ISPs and choosing a camera sensor

Understanding the potential of ISPs in Snapdragon processors and selecting the right camera sensor for your Inforce platform

October 3rd 9AM PST

Whether you are interested to see how Snapdragon can benefit the advanced photography or video needed in your application, or you have already shortlisted your top choice camera sensors, this live event is for you. Continue reading [Live Webinar] Understanding Snapdragon ISPs and choosing a camera sensor

Download Linux for your Inforce 6640 SBC

This month, Inforce announced a Linux build for the Micro SOM based development kit, Inforce 6601, and now we are providing a similar build for the single board computer based on Snapdragon 820, Inforce 6640. This beta release version 0.4 supports Debian Stretch and provides a desktop environment GUI using LXQt. This release has support for some exclusive features on Linux like MIPI-CSI preview stream, improved thermal performance, hardware accelerated H265 encode/decode, 4K HDMI output with audio coupled with a lot of other standard features. Continue reading Download Linux for your Inforce 6640 SBC

Introducing Inforce 6420, the first of Inforce’s application-ready platforms, featuring FullHD video input and dual HDMI for $99

Making its debut, Inforce 6420™ based on the powerful Snapdragon™ 600 SoC, is the first Inforce’s new line of application-ready platforms. This platform brings FullHD HDMI input and dual HDMI output to cater to a vast range of new enriched IoT spaces that require edge computing, such as smart cities, smart homes, smart grid, digital health, and automated environmental pollution control. Continue reading Introducing Inforce 6420, the first of Inforce’s application-ready platforms, featuring FullHD video input and dual HDMI for $99

Inforce Snapdragon 600E platforms have been upgraded to Android Lollipop

New BSPs for Inforce 6410P and Inforce 6401 Development Kit are now available on the Inforce TechWeb

Inforce 6410P SBC and Inforce 6401 Micro SOM got a big upgrade with Android Lollipop, allowing developers to put their Kit Kat days behind them.  Continue reading Inforce Snapdragon 600E platforms have been upgraded to Android Lollipop

Miracast Support is now available on the Snapdragon™ 820 based Inforce 6601 and Inforce 6640

Miracast

We are excited to announce that Miracast is now supported on the Snapdragon™ 820 based platforms, Inforce 6601 development kit and Inforce 6640 SBC. The Android release version 2.1 BSP is based on Android Nougat 7.1.1. and is accessible on the Inforce Techweb. Continue reading Miracast Support is now available on the Snapdragon™ 820 based Inforce 6601 and Inforce 6640

Inforce extends Snapdragon technology to support FullHD and 4K HDMI input

When using Snapdragon technology, MIPI-CSI is the most common interface we see for capturing video and photography in embedded applications. Many Snapdragon embedded devices mirror the mobility, connectivity, and advanced camera features familiar on our mobile phones.  These popular mobile interfaces are part of what makes Snapdragon great for high performance, low power embedded devices. Continue reading Inforce extends Snapdragon technology to support FullHD and 4K HDMI input

Android Nougat 7 Support announced for Inforce Products

Snapdragon™ 820 based Inforce 6640 SBC & 6601 Development Kit now support Android Nougat 7

Android Nougat 7 is now available for Snapdragon ™ 820 based Inforce products. The Android release version 2.0 BSP is accessible on the Inforce Techweb for the Inforce 6601 development kit and the Inforce 6640 SBC. Continue reading Android Nougat 7 Support announced for Inforce Products