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Company VIA Technologies announced a special kit for developers Edge AI Developer Kit, on the basis of which “smart” cameras, various intelligent systems, robotic devices, etc. can be created.
The basis of the set is the computational module VIA SOM-9X20. Its “heart” is a Snapdragon 820E chip: it contains four 64-bit Qualcomm Kryo computing cores with a clock speed of 2.15 GHz, an Adreno 530 graphics accelerator, Wi-Fi 802.11ac wireless adapters and Bluetooth 4.1, a GPS receiver. The module has 4 GB of RAM LPDDR4 RAM and a flash drive with a capacity of 64 GB.
The computing node is supplemented with the SOMDB2 interface card Carrier Board. Among other things, it offers two USB 3.0 ports, a Micro-USB port, a microSD card slot, an HDMI connector, two sockets for network cables.
Finally, in the set of Edge AI Developer Kit included 13-megapixel camera, optimized for real-time video processing tasks.
The platform relies on the Android 8.0 operating system. Receiving orders for a set of Edge AI Developer Kit has already begun.