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Sub-1GHz mini-PCIe card also handles 2.4GHz links

LinuxGizmos - Wed, 2020-01-29 23:40
Gateworks has launched a second-gen “GW16122 IoT Radio” mini-PCIe card for Sub-1GHz and 2.4GHz BT5 LE, Thread, and Zigbee communications. The TI CC1352P driven card has a 20dBm amplifier for a longer range plus up to 352KB flash and open source software. The revised version of the GW16122 IoT Radio mini-PCIe card is designed for […]
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Tiniest i.MX8M Mini module yet ships with Linux BSP

LinuxGizmos - Wed, 2020-01-29 22:29
Kontron’s “SoM SL i.MX8M Mini” module combines NXP’s Mini SoC with up to 4GB LPDDR4 and 128GB eMMC. The -25 to 85°C tolerant module ships with a Linux BSP and measures only 30 x 30mm. Kontron has announced a solderable compute module that appears to be the smallest yet based on NXP’s i.MX8M Mini. The […]
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Compute module and ATX board set sail on Coffee Lake

LinuxGizmos - Tue, 2020-01-28 22:54
Portwell’s “PCOM-B654GL” COM Express Basic Type 6 module and “RUBY-D811-Q370” industrial ATX board both run on 8th Gen Coffee Lake CPUs, and the RUBY-D811 also supports 9th Gen models. Features include 4x USB 3.1 Gen 2, 4x SATA, 3x 4K displays, and loads of PCIe links. We seem to be in the middle of the […]
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MintBox 3 debuts with 9th Gen Core CPUs, NVMe and Mint 19.3

LinuxGizmos - Tue, 2020-01-28 20:03
CompuLab and the Linux Mint project have launched a “MintBox 3” version of CompuLab’s fanless Airtop3” mini-tower loaded with Linux Mint 19.3 and a choice of Intel 9th Gen CPUs: a hexa-core i5-9500 for $1,399 and an octa-core i9-9900K with GeForce GTX 1660 graphics for $2,499. For years, the Linux Mint project and CompuLab have […]
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Asus launches Coral-based Tinker Edge T SBC for $168

LinuxGizmos - Tue, 2020-01-28 01:19
Asus has launched a $168 “Tinker Edge T” SBC that runs Linux on the same Coral SOM module found on Google’s Coral Dev Board, equipped with an i.MX8M and an Edge TPU. The SBC advances to 3x USB 3.2 ports and offers a second CSI port and a 12-19V input. Asus has begun selling its […]
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Apollo Lake and Allwinner based panel PCs target retail, kiosk, and medical jobs, and

LinuxGizmos - Mon, 2020-01-27 23:08
Portwell’s LEAD Series panel PCs come with IP65-protected 21.5- and 23.6-inch capacitive touchscreens. Models include the Apollo Lake based LEAD-PPC with Linux, Win 10, or Android, and a LEAD-PND that runs Android 6.0 on an octa-core -A7 Allwinner A83T. Earlier this month at CES, Portwell launched a line of LEAD Series panel PCs and touchscreen […]
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Coffee Lake module boasts extended temp operation

LinuxGizmos - Mon, 2020-01-27 19:08
Axiomtek’s Linux-friendly “CEM520” is a COM Express Basic Type 6 module with an Intel 8th Gen “Coffee Lake” Core or Xeon CPU, 4x SATA, PCIe x16, 8x PCIe x1, and support for -20 to 70°C and triple independent displays. Axiomtek has released the Intel 8th Gen based CEM520, which follows its earlier 6th Gen Skylake […]
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Open-spec SBC serves up 4k camera-oriented Allwinner V536 SoC

LinuxGizmos - Fri, 2020-01-24 03:12
The open-spec “Lindenis V536” SBC runs Linux on the Cortex-A7-based Allwinner V536, a 4k camera-oriented SoC with integrated ISP and VPU. The 130 x 85mm SBC design is built in an SoM plus baseboard configuration. Lindenis Tech Ltd., a Shenzhen, China startup staffed by former Allwinner employees, has released the Lindenis V536, an open spec, […]
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Apollo Lake in-vehicle PCs have four PoE ports

LinuxGizmos - Wed, 2020-01-22 23:47
Nexcom’s “nROK 6222” and similar “VTC 6222” are rugged, Linux-ready in-vehicle computers with an Intel Apollo Lake SoC, 5x GbE (4x with PoE), 3x mini-PCIe, 2x SATA, 2x HDMI, and CAN, serial, VGA, USB 3.0, and GPS. Nexcom announced a nROK 6222 computer for rolling stock applications and a similar VTC 6222 system for more […]
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SoM/baseboard combo forms ST Cortex A7/M4 hybrid-based SBC

LinuxGizmos - Wed, 2020-01-22 23:45
SeeedStudio has developed the Odyssey-STM32MP157C, an SBC comprised of an SoM based on ST’s STM32MP1 SoC and the Raspberry Pi-like NPI-STM32MP157C baseboard. SeeedStudio has built an SoM based on STMicroelectronics’ Arm Cortex A7/M4 hybrid SoC called the SOM-STM32MP157C, along with a Raspberry Pi “inspired” baseboard called the NPi-STM32MP157C. Together these products form a new SBC […]
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Linux-friendly medical PC supports Nvidia graphics

LinuxGizmos - Tue, 2020-01-21 16:51
IEI’s Linux-ready “HTB-200-C236” medical vision computer has a 6th Gen Xeon or 7th Gen Core CPU, PCIe x16 and x4 slots for Nvidia or Mustang cards, and AetherAI pathology modules for bone marrow smear, cancer screening, and object detection. IEI has launched an edge AI computer aimed at the medical industry in collaboration with AetherAI, […]
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Fanless Coffee Lake system supports triple HDMI displays

LinuxGizmos - Mon, 2020-01-20 19:37
Nexcom’s fanless, “Neu-X300” embedded system runs Linux or Win 10 on an up to hexa-core 8th Gen Coffee Lake CPU and offers 4x USB 3.0, 2x GbE, 2x M.2, PCIe x16, and up to 3x HDMI 2.0 ports. The Neu-X300 is the second in a line of Nexcom Neu-X Core computers that started in November […]
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Pumpkin SBCs feature new MediaTek SoCs and mainline Linux/Android SDK

LinuxGizmos - Sat, 2020-01-18 00:49
MediaTek has launched two “Pumpkin i300 EVK” SBCs with a quad -A35 MediaTek i300 and unveiled a Pumpkin i500 EVK based on the octa-core -A73/-A53 i500. The SBCs feature a BayLibre-developed, MediaTek Rich IoT SDK v20.0 with Yocto and Android 10. At CES last week, MediaTek teased an OLogic built Pumpkin i500 EVK AI Vision […]
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E-con ships 5MP cam for Nano Dev Kit, which gets rev’d with second CSI link

LinuxGizmos - Fri, 2020-01-17 18:25
E-Con has launched a $69, 5-megapixel “e-CAM50_CUNANO” camera for the Jetson Nano Dev Kit with a MIPI-CSI2 interface and Linux driver. Meanwhile, Nvidia launched a revised “B01” version of the kit with a second CSI connector and support for the Xavier NX. E-Con Systems has followed its 3.4-megapixel e-CAM30_CUNANO camera for the Jetson Nano Dev […]
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Cloud-based test farm lets you check out edge AI software on Linux dev boards

LinuxGizmos - Thu, 2020-01-16 23:41
FØCAL is a profiling and automated test farm platform based on Docker and LTTng for testing Linux edge AI software on the BeagleBone, Raspberry Pi, Jetson, Up Squared, and Google Coral. A venture-backed startup called FØCAL has launched a cloud-based test farm of the same name designed for hardware/software codesign of Linux-based edge AI and […]
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Slim-height Whiskey Lake embedded PC doubles as panel PC

LinuxGizmos - Thu, 2020-01-16 18:34
Cincoze’s rugged “P2102” computer has an 8th Gen U-series CPU with up to 64GB DDR4, triple displays, 2x SATA, 2x GbE, 3x USB 3.2 Gen2, 2x mini-PCIe, and M.2 plus support for optional touchscreen modules. A P2102E model adds PCI/PCIe x4 and optional PoE. Cincoze announced a P2100 Series of rugged, industrial computers starting with […]
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Edge AI server packs in a 16-core Cortex-A72 CPU plus up to 32 i.MX8M SoCs and 128 NPUs

LinuxGizmos - Thu, 2020-01-16 00:40
SolidRun’s “Janux GS31 AI Inference Server” runs Linux on its CEx7 LX2160A Type 7 module equipped with NXP’s 16-core Cortex-A72 LX2160A. The system also supplies up to 32 i.MX8M SoCs for video and up to 128 Grylfalcon Lightspeeur 2803 NPUs via multiple “Snowball” modules. When people talk about edge AI servers, they might be referring […]
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Kaby Lake edge AI system features Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080

LinuxGizmos - Wed, 2020-01-15 19:02
Ibase’s Ubuntu-ready “EC-7100” edge AI computer combines a 7th Gen Intel Core i7 with Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 graphics. The system offers 2x M.2, mini-PCIe, 2x SATA 3.0, 4x DP, 4x USB 3.0, and up to 3x GbE ports. The EC-7100 is another example of the trend of adding discrete graphics cards to embedded systems […]
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Linux-based dev kits unlock TI’s new Jacinto 7 automotive SoCs

LinuxGizmos - Wed, 2020-01-15 00:22
D3’s “DesignCore RVP-TDA4Vx Dev Kit” runs Linux on TI’s new Jacinto 7 TDA4VM ADAS SoC with 2x Cortex-A72, 6x Cortex-R5F, 2x EVE/AI enabled DSPs, and a PowerVR GPU. TI also unveiled a Jacinto 7 DRA829V automotive gateway SoC plus its own Jacinto 7 dev kits. D3 Engineering announced a sandwich-style development kit that showcases one […]
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Pico-ITX SBC jump-starts the mighty i.MX8 QuadMax

LinuxGizmos - Mon, 2020-01-13 18:50
iWave’s “iW-Rainbow-G27S” Pico-ITX SBC runs Linux or Android on an i.MX8 QuadPlus or QuadMax with up to 8GB LPDDR4, 2x GbE, 2x USB 3.0, 802.11ac/BT, M.2, HDMI in and out, and -40 to 85°C support. iWave produces a lot of compute modules, such as last year’s i.MX8M Mini or Nano based iW-RainboW-G34M-SM, but single board […]
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