Tag Archives: Mobile

Compact outdoor-rated ranging laser scanner for accurate detection, TiM511, released by SICK

SICK has announced the compact TiM551 2D laser scanner, which sends information about its surroundings via Ethernet using time-of-flight technology.

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ITTIA DB SQL Database v5.5 Includes New Features for Embedded Systems

ITTIA rolled out version 5.5 of the ITTIA DB SQL database for embedded systems and mobile platforms. ITTIA DB SQL provides a flexible interface to organize, share, and protect data. ITTIA DB SQL can be loaded as a shared library or plugin. As a result, a separate database installation step is not necessary. ITTIA DB SQL 5.5 is available for Windows, Linux, Android, ThreadX, QNX, and VxWorks. Evaluation copies are available now.

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ADLINK Express-HRR COM Express Type 6 Computer-on-Module

ADLINK Technology introduced the Express-HRR COM Express Type 6 Computer-on-Module. The Ampro by ADLINK Express-HRR is based on the quad/dual-core 2nd Generation Intel Core i7 processor and Mobile Intel QM67 Express Chipset. It features two SODIMM sockets (up to 16GB ECC 1333MHz DDR3 memory), three DDIs for DisplayPort/HDMI/DVI/SDVO, eight PCIe x1 and one PCIe x16 (Gen2) for graphics (or general purpose x8/4/1), two SATA 6 Gb/s, two SATA 3 Gb/s, Gigabit Ethernet, and eight USB 2.0 interfaces.

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A-Brain Mobile Robot Compact COM Express Baseboard

New Embedded Technology introduced their A-Brain mobile robot compact COM Express baseboard. The mobile compact computer baseboard features two low profile RJ45 Gigabit LAN connectors, Mini-PCIe I/O board socket, eight USB 2.0 ports, four RS-232 ports, VGA, and eight digitally buffered GPIO. The fourth serial port can also configured as a RS-422/485 interface (factory option). The A-Brain mobile compact computer baseboard is available now. Prices range from $249 to $569 depending on features and options.

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Marvell Avastar 88W8797 Mobile MIMO Wi-Fi System-on-Chip

Marvell introduced the Avastar 88W8797 802.11n 2×2 dual-band Wi-Fi System-on-Chip (SoC). The Avastar 88W8797 features Wi-Fi Tx beamforming technology, Bluetooth 4.0 low energy capabilities, FM Tx/Rx, and supports high data rates. The Avastar 88W8797 is a multiple input multiple output (MIMO) combination radio with advanced power management designed for handheld products like smartphones and tablets.

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Texas Instruments OMAP 5 Mobile Applications Platform

Texas Instruments (TI) introduced the OMAP 5 mobile applications platform for smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices. The 28 nanometer OMAP 5 applications processors feature up to 3x processing performance and five-fold 3D graphics improvement compared to OMAP 4 platform. In addition, OMAP 5 reduces average power reduction by almost 60%. TI’s OMAP 5 platform will sample in the second half of 2011, with devices on the market in the second half of 2012. The OMAP5430 processor is offered in a 14x14mm Package-on-Package (PoP) with LPDDR2 memory support. The OMAP5432 processor is offered in a 17x17mm BGA package with DDR3/DDR3L memory support.

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DSM Computer 96M4296o Industrial Slot CPU

DSM Computer announced the 96M4296o industrial Slot CPU. The DSM 96M4296o features the Intel Core 2 Duo (Penryn) processor with the 667/800/1066 MHz front-side bus or a Celeron processor and the Intel GM45/ICH9M chipset with the Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 4500MHD. The 96M4296o conforms to the PICMG 1.0 Standard. The full-length (338 x 122 mm) Slot CPU 96M4296o has a rated operating temperature range of 0° to 60° C.

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Stealth LPC-100M Mini PC for Embedded Systems

Stealth.com (Stealth Computer) introduced the LPC-100M mini PC for in-vehicle, mobile, embedded applications. The LPC-100M mobile PC is available with a standard Intel Dual Core Celeron T3100 (1.9GHz) or optional Intel Core 2 Duo processor P8400 (2.26Ghz). The LPC-100M features Gigabit LAN, 4-USB, 2-serial, 1-DVI-I, 1-DVI-D video, audio in/out, 2-PS/2 ports and 1-external express card slot. The rugged small form PC is ideal for DC powered applications (such as embedded control, digital signs, kiosks, mobile navigation, thin-clients, POS & Human Machine Interface). The Stealth LPC-100M operates from 10-26 VDC power input. The LPC-100M is shipping now with a base price of $1095 USD.

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conga-QA6 Embedded Computer Module

congatec introduced the conga-QA6 embedded computer module. the conga-QA6 is an extended temperature, small form factor board based on the Qseven mobile standard. The conga-QA6 features the Intel Atom processor E6xx Series, the Intel Platform Controller Hub EG20T, PCI Express, Serial ATA, 6x USB 2.0, 2x SATA, 1x SDIO, 3x PCIe, LPC bus, I²C bus, Gigabit Ethernet, High Definition Audio, SPI, and CAN bus interfaces. All components of the conga-QA6 are specified for an industrial temperature range of -40°C to +85°C.

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IBASE MI957 Mini-ITX Motherboard

IBASE Technology introduced the MI957 Mini-ITX motherboard. The MI957 is based on the Intel Core i7-610E processor. The MI957 board features the mobile Intel QM57 Express Chipset, Gigabit Ethernet port, audio, eight USB ports onboard, four COM ports, four SATA II (RAID 0,1) ports, a Mini PCI-E, a PCI-E and a PCI slot. The IBASE module is available with the Intel Core i3-330E 2.13GHz processor. The MI957 Mini-ITX motherboard is ideal for digital signage, gaming, POS, kiosk and multimedia sectors.

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