Svein-Egil Nielsen, CTO of Nordic Semiconductor, enabling wearables, IoT, Bluetooth beacons and more
Nordic Semiconductor provides ultra low power ARM processors, to enable Bluetooth Smart devices, they are in wearables, smartwatches, rings, pens, wireless chargers, bluetooth beacons, smart home IoT. Nordic Semiconductor partners with many module makers who take the Nordic Semiconductor chips to adapt it to every type of suitable market. They showcase their support of Apple HomeKit. Nordic Semiconductor and the community has answered over 10 thousand questions at https://devzone.nordicsemi.com/questions/ to support their customers.
Nordic Semiconductor just launched the nRF52832 SoC, which is a powerful, highly flexible ultra-low power multiprotocol SoC ideally suited for Bluetooth Smart, ANT and 2.4GHz ultra low-power wireless applications. The nRF52832 SoC is built around a 32-bit ARM Cortex-M4F CPU with 512kB + 64kB RAM. The embedded 2.4GHz transceiver supports Bluetooth Smart, ANT and proprietary 2.4 GHz protocol stack. It is on air compatible with the nRF51 Series, nRF24L and nRF24AP Series products from Nordic Semiconductor.
fitKat EDGE is a smart watch with with LED light in the round plate, it support activity tracking, notifications, reminders and connect with your smart phone via Bluetooth4.1. battery life up to 12 day without vibration notification, 7 days with vibration notification, retail price at $99 sell on http://www.fitkat.me/.
Rockchip demonstrates their RKNanoD ARM Cortex-M3 (previously filmed here) for wireless audio stereo system. It support up to 5.1 audio channels output, includes a left channel, right channel, left surround, right surround, center sound channel and the subwoofer.
Lenovo ministration is a Game Box powered by Rockchip RK3288 Quad-core ARM Cortex-A17 with Mali-T764 GPU, it runs Tencent OS featuring Tencent's gaming. It connects with Smart phone or it can connect with VR by HDMI. The retail price price in China is about $100.
Rockchip RKi6000 (previously filmed here) offers an Ultra-low Power Consumption WiFi solution, even lower power than Bluetooth. Rockchip promotes it as their ideal solution for low power wearble devices that remain always connected on-line without always waking up the main SoC. As well as for tablet, phone, laptop and IoT.
ASUS HG100 is a Smart Home Gateway powered by Rockchip RK3066. It can can coordinate multiple devices and sensors via ZigBee, WiFi and Bluetooth like smart locks, temperature and humidity control, smart door and window sensors switches, intelligent power sockets and more. It is also a home multimedia center with HDMI 2.0 and 4K H.265 decode.
Endless Mini is a affordable PC target to developing market. It comes with a red bottom and ball-shaped casing, Powered by Amlogic S805 Quad-core ARM Cortex-A5 with Quad-Core Mali-450 GPU, with HDMI, composite video out, 3.5’stereo audio out with mic, Gigabit Ethernet port,3*USB port. It comes with 2 version, $79 for Endless Mini 24G with 1G RAM, 24G Flash but without WiFi and Bluetooth, $99 for Endless Mini 32G with 2G RAM, 32G Flash with WiFi and Bluetooth4.0.
Endless OS is developed by Endless team based on linux, pre-loaded with 100 apps including word processing, presentations, spreadsheets, games, a full encyclopedia from Wikipedia and Khan Academy educational lectures for math, science and more.
Vensmile T95 is the Android TV Box powered by 64bit Amlogic S905 Quad-core ARM Cortex-A53 with five-core Mali450 GPU, runs Android5.1, 1GB RAM, 8GB Flash, with a LED display on the metal case. Born with a PCBA company of tv box from 2011, Vensmile offers 1year warranty and has appointed an FAE team from Jan,2016 to support the engineer team, by researching into the market for feedback of our products.
Distributors can contact Vensmile here:
Cherry Mo, Sales Manager
Mobile: +86 18617132669 (works with Whatsapp/Wechat)
BrainCo Focus1 is a headband with a wirelss EEG(Electroencephalography) brain wave detector inside can translate your brainwaves into electronic signals, you can turn the light on or off just by focusing on it. These signals can been used to control objects like prosthetic hand.BrainCo’s products can be applied to improve life quality like attention improvement, sleep management, smart home control etc. BrainCo is designed by a group of scientists from Harvard and MIT. Estimate retail price will be less than $200 for BrainCo headband focus 1 and prosthetic hand, mass production probably ready in end of 2016.
BEAM is an Android-based projector control by your smartphone via app, support media streaming from your smartphone/tablets through AirPlay or Miracast, powered by TI DLP, with 100lumens LED light at 854*480 resolution. You can screw it into any standard light socket, or use the included power cable to place it on any flat surface. Successfully launched on kickstarter from early bird price $349, retailer price at $499 and ready for shipping on Q1 2016. You can check more videos about TI DLP projectors on CES2016 here: http://armdevices.net/2016/01/13/ti-dlp-pico-projectors-at-ces-2016/