SMART Wireless Computing announces the availability of Inforce 6560, a Snapdragon 660 based SBC
10/27/2019

SMART Wireless, a leading provider of Snapdragon™ embedded computing platforms and solutions, announces the availability of Snapdragon 660 based SBC.

Online PR News – 27-October-2019 – Bangalore – SMART Wireless, a leading provider of Snapdragon™ embedded computing platforms and solutions, announces the availability of Inforce 6560, a fully featured production ready Pico-ITX single board system (SBC) featuring the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 660 processor.

The Snapdragon 660 processor, a product of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., integrates Qualcomm® Kryo™ 260 Octacore CPU operating @2.2/1.8GHz each, Adreno™ 512 GPU with Vulkan capability, Hexagon™ 680 DSP with dual-HVX512@787MHz , Qualcomm® AI Engine and the Spectra™ 160 dual ISP to enable advanced visual computing, enhanced graphics and on-device machine learning capabilities coupled with AI-enabled user experiences. The Snapdragon™ 660 SoC is officially qualified for long-life support by Qualcomm which makes it suitable for devices in the healthcare and telepresence domains.

Benefits of Snapdragon 660 processor
1. Long life/ long-term product availability
2. Intended to replace/A worthy successor of Snapdragon 600 and 805
3. 4k input and output capability. Capture 4k and display 4k.
4. Artificial Intelligence Engine (AIE) processor- Qualcomm AI Engine hardware make on-device AI experiences possible in camera, audio, security, gaming, and more.
5. Support Caffe2 and Tensorflow for machine learning and image processing.

Inforce 6560 provides an optimal experience in connectivity and gives flexibility to run neural network models heterogeneously across its various cores viz., GPU, DSP/HVX and CPU. This opens up vast opportunities for audio, video and sensor analytics, which can be used across connected cameras, home hubs, drones/robotics and XR as well as industrial IoT and smart cities.

It can capture improved photos with Qualcomm Spectra™ ISP's smooth zoom, quick autofocus and true-to-life colors. With its superior GPGPU it offers enhanced gaming performance for lifelike visuals and efficient rendering of advanced 3D graphics with reduced DRAM bandwidth.

Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ suite of SoCs are known to provide systems capable of high quality encode and decode, immersive AR/VR and security.
Following are the crucial features Snapdragon 660 SoC comes with:
Qualcomm® Kryo™ 260 CPU: First Kryo on 600-tier (SDA660 SoC)
On-board 3GB DDR4 RAM/32GB eMMC Flash Memory for fast multitasking
On-board power management and audio codec through integrated PMIC
Integrated battery charging circuitry with battery header
On-board RTC with guaranteed accuracy through interrupts

SMART Wireless Computing has delivered four generations of Snapdragon SoC-based embedded computing solutions partnering with Qualcomm. In continuation of its strong product roadmap, SMART Wireless's latest SBC combines Snapdragon 660's excellent hardware architecture with home-grown efficient software solutions to provide a complete 4K encode/decode system.

One stop shop for embedded bundled services- Ideation to production/manufacturing. SMART Wireless is committed to provide last mile services with all our products: -
1. Footprint compatibility- If one SoC retires or unavailable then the next in line available/successor SoC of the same vertical could be easily integrated in the place of the retired/obsolete one.
2. Long product life-cycle support and supplier's assurance.
3. Longevity plan/long term production availability.
4. Availability of regulatory compliances.
5. Solution services- customizations, enclosure design services, software and camera integration etc.
6. Production ready modules and Mass production capability.
7. Customer oriented support - Direct support through Techweb, e-mail and telephone.

Inforce 6560 is available to order at https://bit.ly/2FHXjQS on the Inforce store online for $220 USD which includes the Snapdragon 660 based single board computer running Android O BSP with drivers for all available interfaces, and access to dedicated support through the Inforce TechWeb.

Volume pricing is also available. For more information, call SMART Wireless Sales at +1 510 623 1231 or mail at sales@inforcecomputing.com.

About SMART Wireless Computing
SMART Wireless Computing is at the bleeding edge of modern embedded computing design and a leading developer of high-performance production-ready ARM® ISA based hardware platforms for real life applications. Enhanced by key partnership with Qualcomm® Inc., SMART Wireless designs and manufactures Snapdragon™ processor-based ingenious system-on-modules (SOMs), single board computers (SBCs), and development kits. With these miniature platforms, SMART Wireless's OEM customers design cutting-edge devices for applications in sophisticated medical imaging, videoconferencing/collaboration, AR/VR based hands-free computing, industrial internet-of-everything, commercial drones and robotics.
Visit https://www.inforcecomputing.com/ to see how SMART Wireless is helping Organizations with innovative and advance embedded solutions.
Qualcomm (Snapdragon 660) and Inforce 6560 are trademarks of Qualcomm Incorporated and SMART Wireless Computing respectively, registered in the United States and other countries.

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