Category: OS

Samsung Gear Fit SDK Kit for developers

Posted by – September 11, 2014

Samsung Gear Fit is a fitness band from Samsung. The Gear Fit needs to be connected to a Samsung smartphone to exchange information. This fitness band has tracking capabilities and also a heart rate sensor which can tell whats your current heart rate. It also has GPS capability for tracking location. Gear Fit has a low power and low-end CPU. It runs a Samsung’s custom wearable OS which isn’t based in Android neither Tizen. Samsung has released the Gear Fit SDK for developers. The SDK comes with an emulator that animates what you can do with the device and emulates your custom built apps.

Allwinner A83T launched at IFA 2014, Mass-market Octa-Core for Full HD Tablets

Posted by – September 10, 2014

Allwinner Technology announces its brand-new high performance octa-core processor A83T for full HD tablets. Based on TSMC’s new 28nm HPC process, A83T is designed to be a high performance but extremely power-efficient octa-core processor packing eight highly energy-efficient ARM Cortex-A7 cores that can run simultaneously at 2.0GHz implementing advanced ARM big.LITTLE architecture to maximize battery life. Imaginations PowerVR GPU is also included to deliver the best balance between graphic processing performance and power consumption.

“Octa-core is leading the market now, so after the remarkable UltraOcta A80, we’re here to release another extraordinary octa-core A83T for middle range tablet market,” said Jack Lee, the Chief Marketing Officer of Allwinner, “The system performance of Allwinner A83T octa core is definitely impressive, but that’s not all. Our customers and consumers will be amazed by its extremely low power consumption as well, which even outperforms most quad-core tablet processors in the market.”

Another noteworthy feature of A83T is its implementation of Allwinner’s next-gen SmartColor technology, Allwinner’s latest achievements in display technology, which helps to deliver splendid image quality with higher resolutions, providing tablet consumers with eye-pleasing visual effects.

The first octa-core tablets featuring Allwinner A83T are to hit in Q4 2014 with several designs to be shown at the Hong Kong Fairs next month.

UyeSee SoundMate M2 ($30 samples available)

Posted by – September 6, 2014

SoundMate is a Wireless HIFI Music Steaming Receiver, a wifi upgrade solution for HIFI System. It streams using the DLNA, AirPlay protocol using built-in Atheros WiFi module and Wolfson DAC for ultra-high quality sound through to optical and 3.5” earphone mini jack output. You can turn your old analog HiFi system into a modern Smart HiFi system. UyeSee SoundMate supports Streaming local or online music from Android, iOS, Windows, Mac to any speaker, it supports Lossless format: FLAC, APE, WAV, it support to play music from USB pen drive, it supports streaming of spotify/pandora through a 3rd party app that supports streaming all system audio to DLNA (may require rooting on Android), SoundMate supports Multi-speaker /Multi-room music streaming by 3rd party app also (see below). Support Multi-people online, share music one by one, multi-Enviroment: home, hotel, outisde, car.

Samples (available for shipping now) can be purchased by sending an email to uyesee@groupgadgets.com in quantities of 5/10/15/20, to the price of $30 per unit (temporary promotional price for minimum-5 bulk orders only through ARMdevices.net) you have to add the estimated 3-5-day shipping cost to Europe/USA: $50 for 5 units, $75 for 10 units, $100 for 15 units and $125 for 20 units.

Contact info :
inquiry@uyesee.com
Skype: nice__ryan
Mobile: +86 18688703923
http://www.uyesee.com

Multi-room streaming demo:

Li Rui RK3288 Factory Tour

Posted by – September 2, 2014

Li Rui is about to release a range of RK3288 Tablets at 7.85″, 10.1″ and 9.7″, now being lauched to distributors. In this video, Lirui is assembling their Rk3188 with 9.7″ Retina panel, they sold about 100K of that one, they also do 7.85″ and other. Li Rui has engineers optimizing the BOM cost, Tooling designs of the Rockchip based Tablets that they manufacture for several customers, some of them famous in the Shenzhen Tablet world.

You can contact Li Rui here:
Jason, Marketing Director
Shenzhen Li Rui Electronic Co., Ltd.
svencpw@gmail.com
sales@liruitech.com
http://liruitech.com/en/
Skype: Jasonw3390
Phone: +86 75523229903
Mobile: +86 13422896521

Pipo P8, 7.85″ Retina RK3288 with 3G ultra-stick

Posted by – September 1, 2014

Pipo P8 is the first 7.85″ 2048*1536 Retina RK3288 Tablet with 3G/4G ultra-stick compartment, 8 megapixels back-camera now selling in China for $162 (999CNY) with 16GB and $179 (1099CNY) with 32GB.

Pipo website

UyeSee RK3288 Android TV Box (you can buy $120 samples)

Posted by – September 1, 2014

UyeSee shows their Rockchip RK3288 Android TV Box (which you can order 5/10/15/20 samples of, read further down), the most powerful MiniPC, 4K Media Player and Gaming Box on the market! With a Quad core ARM Cortex-A17(or A12) with a DMIPS of 28800, Mali-T764 Quad-core GPU, HDMI 2.0 with 4K@60fps, Android 4.4, HEVC UHS hardware decoding, Gigabit ethernet, 5.8Ghz WiFi and Bluetooth 4.0. UyeSee also shows their ultra compact RK3288 PCB design and UyeSee is able to also design a RK3288 mini-pc design (if customer orders a minimum quantity) with VGA, series port, and a big capacitor stores your data when power is suddenly cut off. Audio in and audio out.

Samples (to be available for shipping by the end of September) can be purchased by sending an email to uyesee@groupgadgets.com in quantities of 5/10/15/20, to the price of $120 per unit you have to add the estimated 3-5-day shipping cost to Europe/USA: $50 for 5 units, $75 for 10 units, $100 for 15 units and $150 for 20 units.

Luckystar RK3288 Tablet shipping soon

Posted by – August 31, 2014

Luckystar is about to mass produce their RK3288 Tablet, here showing their 7.85″ tablet prototype. Luckystar is a pretty big factory making millions of tablets, you can see my 40-minute Luckystar Tablet factory tour here.

You can contact Luckystar Aoson here:

Anson Yi
Mobile: +86 13510992428
Telephone: +86 755-83495999-657
ydxgps@luckystar.com.cn
http://luckystar.com.cn
http://szaoson.com

Highcharacter Allwinner A33 PCB Design House Tour

Posted by – August 30, 2014

Highcharacter Science and Technology Development Co., Ltd. makes PCB Designs using Allwinner here showing off how they make the Allwinner A33 designs, including also doing software optimizations, hardware design, tooling designs and more.

You can contact the Highcharacter PCB Design House here:
http://www.szhklt.com/
lilisuo@szhklt.com or szhklt@szhklt.com
Phone:+86 755-83759988 or +86 755-86699016
Mobile: +86 13923781353
QQ: 1019628089

iNet Allwinner A33 PCB Design House Tour

Posted by – August 27, 2014

Shenzhen iNet Technologies Co.,Ltd is a PCB Design House making Allwinner A33 and Allwinner A80 Tablet PCB designs, they’re a tablet solutions provider where their tablet designs are being shipped in quantities above 2 Million tablets per month. Factories around Shenzhen buy PCB designs for tablets from iNet, with over 180 staff mostly in R&D, they do software, hardware, testing and mass production planning.

You can contact iNet PCB Design House here:
Shenzhen iNet Technologies Co.,Ltd
Pi Joy Yu
Email: joy@inet-tek.com
http://inet-tek.com/English/
QQ: 2355704628
Skype: joeyu808
Mob: +86 181 2396 0018

MediaTek’s Tablet solutions: MT8392 Octa, MT8382 Quad, MT8135 big.LITTLE A15/A7

Posted by – August 26, 2014

MediaTek’s Octa-core ARM Cortex-A7 SoC is optimized for tablet in the MT8392, where the CPU is basically the same as MT6592 but where the SoC is tweaked for tablet usages, supporting higher charging power over MicroUSB, supports larger high resolution displays and more. MediaTek’s Tablet SoC design can scale on and off the cores to save power thus provide quite good battery life with for example their MT8392 Octa Core. MediaTek also has their MT8135 big.LITTLE processor with dual-core ARM Cortex-A15 and dual-core ARM Cortex-A7. They also shows their MT8125 Quad-core ARM Cortex-A7 with a PowerVR SGX544MP1 GPU. MT8117 is MediaTek’s WiFi only low cost dual-core ARM Cortex-A7 for tablets while the MediaTek MT8127 is a quad-core ARM Cortex-A7 at 1.5GHz with a quad-core ARM Mali-450 MP4 GPU, has built-in 3G, FHD display and H265 playback.