Category: HKTDC Electronics Fair

JSR MSM7227 Android Smartphone

Posted by – April 17, 2011

JSR is making an MSM7227 based Android Smartphone.

Gaia Communications Corp does NEC/Renesas Cortex-A9 tablet platforms

Posted by – April 16, 2011

This Taiwanese company designs and develops NEC/Renesas based PCBA for some of these interesting new NEC/Renesas based 533Mhz ARM Cortex-A9 based tablets that are coming out. The price using Gaia’s NEC/Renesas solution can be $110 for the 7″ 800×480 capacitive, and $150 for the 7″ 1024×600 capacitive with 3G when purchased in very large quantities.

Bonux launches ARM Powered Android Set-top-boxes

They have Cortex-A8 and ARM9 based set-top-boxes, with 1080p YouTube streaming support, full codecs support (they claim), Android UI, could possibly upgrade to Google TV UI when that source code is available.

Digilink uses Telechips 8803 Cortex-A8 in capacitive tablets

Posted by – April 16, 2011

Gingerbread on board, capacitive, prices are about $180 with 3G and capacitive, $90 without 3G and resistive.

Zinwell iPAD2TV, wireless iPad/iPhone video transmitter

Posted by – April 16, 2011

Dock a little thing on your Apple product and transmit video wirelessly from your i-device to your TV.

Malata PC-B1002, Malata PC-B1301, Tegra2 Laptops

Posted by – April 16, 2011

Malata announces new ARM Powered Laptops at HKTDC Hong Kong Electronics Fair. They are not ready to show working prototypes of them yet. There is a 10″ similar to Toshiba AC-100, but also a 13.3″ ARM Powered Laptop! In my opinion, it’s important software for ARM Powered Laptops gets ready also for these products to be commercially viable. Honeycomb might do the trick, with slight Laptop-oriented optimizations and its awesome new large screen optimized multi-tab web browser, but Chrome OS for ARM may be even better for this type of product. embedded software and hardware solutions

They provide ARM Powered hardware and software solutions, based on Freescale, Texas Instruments, VIA and other.

Ebot shows NEC/Renesas Cortex-A9 based 7″ capacitive tablet

Posted by – April 15, 2011

Ebot Digital Technology Co Ltd uses a high quality 1024×600 capacitive touch screen, and they are using the new NEC/Renesas ARM Cortex-A9 processor platform.

Ramos V70, Ramos T11Pro, Ramos T11AD, 5″ Android Powered resistive PMPs

Posted by – April 15, 2011

They do both offline and online Android 5″ resistive PMP. The Novatek HD800B are used in the offline Android PMP while the Rockchip RK2818 one in the T11AD does the WiFi connected Android stuff. Prices are $40, $50, $62 depending on the features.

Ramos T8Pro, $40 4.3″ Android PMP

Posted by – April 15, 2011

Ramos knows how to do basic PMPs, and now they also add Android support based on the Novatek HD800B ARM9 Processor at 400Mhz.

Ramos booth tour, featuring Ramos W18, 9.7″ capacitive ARM Cortex-A9 AmLogic Android Tablet

Posted by – April 15, 2011

A tour of the Ramos booth at the Hong Kong HKTDC electronics fair, based on the AmLogic 800Mhz ARM Cortex-A9 Single Core processor, the price starts around $200 when bought in bulk.

Performance test on AmLogic ARM Cortex-A9 Android Set-top-box

Shenzhen Amidia Electronics Co Ltd makes this AmLogic ARM Cortex-A9 800Mhz Single Core Set-top-box, this video features the performance of this device, web browsing on a HDTV and doing other stuff.

Bluekey Bluetooth Keyboards

Posted by – April 15, 2011

Some nice Bluetooth keyboard designs. They also explain some of the Bluetooth 3.0 standard advantages to come in their upcoming ARM Cortex-M3 powered Bluetooth 3.0 input devices, for lower power consumption, faster response time, easier setup.

Umedia shows a Freescale i.MX53 tablet prototype

Posted by – April 15, 2011

One of the first real i.MX53 tablet prototypes I have seen other than the reference design development kit.

C-Novo electrosystems Android PND GPS devices

Posted by – April 15, 2011

They add Android to their GPS navigation devices.

Shenzhen DBX electrical makes Mp3/Mp4 players, Tablets and more

Posted by – April 15, 2011

They make over 200 Mp3 players and PMPs, now they also make tablets.

Trend Technology (HK) Ltd does Android Tablets

Posted by – April 14, 2011

A discussion with a Tablet industry salesman at Trend Technology (HK) Ltd about how it works for them to get those tablets made and distributed.

Uptek International Co Ltd makes Android TV Set-top-box

Uptek explains how they are doing their Android based set-top-box with customized UI solutions, and even VOD stuff.

Topun puts Android in LCOS Pico projector

Posted by – April 14, 2011

They make some LCOS pico projectors, they are now also experimenting with including Android in the pico projector.

Jiayinking turntable player, encodes to Mp3

Posted by – April 14, 2011

Retro LP turntable players with upgraded digital features like record to USB or SD card, CD burner/player, and some other stuff.