eInfochips Launches Modules Based on Qualcomm Technologies' Processors for Applications Requiring On-device Artificial Intelligence (AI)
August 09, 2018
eInfochips' Eragon 660 and 625 modules, based on the Qualcomm SDA660 and Qualcomm APQ8053 processors, are designed to accelerate the time-to-market for applications requiring advanced multimedia...
eInfochips (an Arrow Company) announces the launch of Eragon 660 and 625 modules for companies to accelerate the time-to-market for products using the Qualcomm SDA660 and Qualcomm APQ8053 processors, respectively. The addition of these Qualcomm Technologies’ processors to the Eragon 600-series allows eInfochips to address the growing demand in advanced computing and video processing on handheld devices.
“This work with eInfochips allows large numbers of innovators to create exciting products and solutions using the technologies that transform how the world connects, computes and communicates,” said Joseph Bousaba, Vice President of product management at Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. “These Eragon 660 and 625 modules from eInfochips deliver new and advanced capabilities that developers can use to participate in the large and growing IoT opportunity.”
Eragon 660 and Eragon 625 modules can work as building blocks for embedded products requiring solutions for Gaming, 4K Camera, Smart HMI, Digital Signage, Medical Imaging, and more using on-device AI. The Qualcomm SDA660 processor at the heart of Eragon 600 is a powerful processor, featuring the Qualcomm® AI Engine, Qualcomm Spectra™ 160 ISP, Qualcomm® Kryo™ 260 CPU and Qualcomm® Hexagon™ 680 DSP with vector extensions. At the same time, the Qualcomm APQ8053 which powers Eragon 625 is designed to provide fast connectivity, vibrant visuals, and exceptional performance for immersive experiences. The Eragon 660 and 625 modules come pre-integrated with Android, making them ideal for prototyping and parallel development of hardware and software solutions.
“eInfochips offers custom hardware design and manufacturing solutions, based on Qualcomm Technologies’ processors, by leveraging comprehensive experience of 200+ designs and a strong ecosystem of contract manufacturers associated with Arrow Electronics. As an early adopter of technology, eInfochips is already engaged with its customers in the design and development of Smart HMI and IoT solutions based on the Qualcomm SDA660 processor,” said Parag Mehta, Chief Business Development Officer at eInfochips.
eInfochips, an Arrow company, is a leading global provider of product engineering and semiconductor design services. The company’s service offerings include digital transformation and connected IoT solutions across various cloud platforms, including AWS and Azure.
Along with Arrow’s $27B in revenues, 19,000 employees, and 345 locations serving over 80 countries, eInfochips is primed to accelerate connected products innovation for 150,000+ global clients. eInfochips acts as a catalyst to Arrow’s Sensor-to-Sunset initiative and offers complete edge-to-cloud capabilities for its clients through Arrow Connect.
Qualcomm, Qualcomm Spectra, Kryo and Hexagon are trademarks of Qualcomm Incorporated, registered in the United States and other countries.
Qualcomm SDA660, Qualcomm APQ8053, Qualcomm AI Engine, Qualcomm Spectra, Qualcomm Kryo and Qualcomm Hexagon are products of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. and/or its subsidiaries.