Qualcomm, has come up with a new IP camera reference design and development platform-Snapdragon 618. This platform brings together company’s world-class imaging, processing and analytics technologies to enhance the support for professional security and intelligent cameras.
The Snapdragon 618 platform is equipped with an IP camera SDK and reference design that support 4K HEVC video, heterogeneous computing and comprehensive connectivity for video analytics. It supports 64-bit Snapdragon 618 processor and features Integrated X8 LTE, dual 1.8GHz ARM CortexTM-A72 + quad 1.2GHz Cortex-A53 cores, LTE Cat 7, different connectivity options (802.11/a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi, Ethernet, GPS and Bluetooth Smart 4.1), Dual image signal processors and Power management IC.
The senior management of Qualcomm is delighted to announce this new reference platform and hopes that it will improve the security standards by a great margin. According to Raj Talluri, SVP – Product Management, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., with increased scope of IoT ecosystem across the globe, Qualcomm’s involvement in various cutting-edge projects has increased tremendously.
A wide range of businesses are using company’s platform to cope with various IoT needs. The objective of Qualcomm is to enhance the privacy level and security in IoT field, and covering high-end security cameras will help it fulfilling its objective.