Why Use Inforce SBC

Why Use Inforce SBC(Single Board Computer)?

The Single Board Computer(SBC) is a ready to use reference embedded platform that has all the necessary peripheral interfaces required to rapidly prototype your product. This usually comes in standard Pico ITX or Credit Card Size form factors. Inforce currently has the IFC6640, IFC6560 and the IFC6309 which uses the Snapdragon 820, Snapdragon 660 and the Snapdragon 410 respectively. SBC’s usually exposes all interfaces available to the SOC like GPIO’s/BLSP’s, USB, GPS. WiFi/BT, RJ45(Ethernet), Audio in/out, HDMI, MiPi DSI and CSI.
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Snapdragon 660 based Inforce 6560 SBC

Coming soon – Snapdragon 660 Based Inforce 6560 SBC

Coming soon from Inforce is a Single Board Computer based on the Qualcomm® Snapdragon 660™ core. The Inforce 6560™ SBC will be made available in the standard pico-iTX form factor without compromising on direct access to an extensive set of I/Os including USB-C with UltraHD display capability. This platform can be a replacement for Inforce 6540 SBC and an upgrade from the Inforce 6410P SBC which have reached end-of-life. Continue reading Coming soon – Snapdragon 660 Based Inforce 6560 SBC

An Upstream Linux Release for the Snapdragon 820 based Inforce 6601 Development kit is now available!

Linux release for the Snapdragon 820

We are happy to announce a fully featured release for Debian Linux software for the Inforce 6601 development kit. This release is based on Linaro’s Debian Linux build based on upstream kernel 4.14 and Debian 10 buster rootfs. This release has support for some exclusive features on Linux like preview and capture from the OV5640 camera sensor based Inforce ACC1H10 accessory through the onboard MIPI-CSI interface apart from improved thermal performance, hardware accelerated H265 encode/decode through Gstreamer integrated codecs, 4K HDMI output with audio apart from a whole lot of other standard features. Continue reading An Upstream Linux Release for the Snapdragon 820 based Inforce 6601 Development kit is now available!

Crowd Analytics! Smart way to Save your Retail Stores

Crowd Analytics! Smart way to Save your Retail Stores

In 2017, J.C. Penney closed 138 retail stores across the country. This figure for Crocs and Gap are even worse. The fate of Macy’s, Staples, American Apparel etc is not any better either. Adding to it, many retail stores are notifying their customer to use their gift cards ASAP. That hints that in 2018 we will see more number of stores closing down. Continue reading Crowd Analytics! Smart way to Save your Retail Stores

How can a Smart Office help Increase Productivity

We are familiar with scenarios where office ACs runs for uninterrupted hours even when there is no human activity in that area. Instances like this make the workspace less productive and make it expensive to manage. They force us to think about the dynamic ways to manage the ‘things’ in office. In other words, it is about transforming a regular office space into a smart office.Smart Office can help Increase Productivity Continue reading How can a Smart Office help Increase Productivity

Android Nougat 7 for Inforce Snapdragon™ 410 Based Platforms

Inforce Computing Snapdragon™ 410 powered platforms got a big upgrade!  Android Nougat has arrived with our new Android software release V3.0.  This release features Android 7.1.1 which is based on Linux kernel version 3.10.49.  This is specifically applicable to Inforce products: Inforce 6301 Micro SOM based dev kit and Micro SBC Inforce 6309.

Android Nougat 7 for Inforce Snapdragon™ 410

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New Release for ACC-1S80 4K Video Input Card for Inforce 6640

For those developers currently figuring out the best way to add 4K video technology input into their devices, tune in now.  Inforce recently announced Inforce ACC-1S80, an accessory card used with Inforce Snapdragon™ 820 platforms to bring 4K video input in through dual MIPI-CSI.

ACC-1S80 4K video input card for Inforce 6640

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