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.

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Inforce 6601 Micro SOM now Supports Linux!

“Inforce 6601 Micro SOM – You asked for it and we delivered.”Inforce 6601 Micro SOM now supports Linux!

We are happy to announce a public release for Debian Linux software release version 0.4 for the Inforce 6601 development kit.  This is a beta release from Linaro’s Debian build based on the Linux kernel 3.18 and Debian Linux 9 Stretch. Continue reading Inforce 6601 Micro SOM now Supports Linux!

Inforce Snapdragon 600E platforms have been upgraded to Android Lollipop

Snapdragon 600E based 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.

Inforce Snapdragon 600E platforms upgraded to Android LollipopNew BSPs for Inforce 6410P and Inforce 6401 Development Kit are now available on the Inforce TechWeb

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

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Miracast is now supported on the Snapdragon™ 820 based platforms

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

Inforce Extends Snapdragon Technology to support FullHD and 4K HDMI
Inforce Extends Snapdragon Technology to support FullHD and 4K HDMI

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.

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Inforce 6640 ranks #12 out of all the top mobile phones in the market today

This week, Inforce ran internal benchmarks on the Inforce 6640, Snapdragon™ 820 powered SBC, to see how it ranked against the top phones and other single board computers on the market today.  In this industry, devices keep becoming increasingly competitive.  We were thrilled to see how Inforce 6640 scored specifically on the Antutu and 3DMark benchmarks. Continue reading Inforce 6640 ranks #12 out of all the top mobile phones in the market today

Android 6 Marshmallow now available for Snapdragon 410 based Inforce platforms

Software Update for Inforce 6301 Micro SOM and Inforce 6309 Micro Single Board Computer (powered by the Snapdragon™ 410 SoC)(upgraded Android from Lollipop to Marshmallow 6.0.1)Android 6 Marshmallow now available for Snapdragon 410 based Inforce platforms

The Android release version 2.0 BSP has been uploaded onto the Inforce TechWeb for Inforce 6301 micro SOM development kit and Inforce 6309 micro SBC.  This software release has upgraded Android from Lollipop to Marshmallow 6.0.1.  It supports all the same features that were supported for Android Lollipop including 1080p30 HDMI, USB, 2.4 GHz Wi-Fi, SD, GPS, Bluetooth and features a linux kernel 3.10.49. Continue reading Android 6 Marshmallow now available for Snapdragon 410 based Inforce platforms