Navigation Links
TI introduces an all-in-one enterprise tablet solution for less than $70 total BOM
Date:10/31/2012

DALLAS, Oct. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) and AllGo Embedded Systems, a TI Design Network member, introduced the new all-in-one Electronic Tablet (eTAB) Reference Design, allowing developers to get to market with a complete, customized enterprise tablet in as little as three months. The highly-integrated eTAB Reference Design extends TI's commitment of innovation to fast-growing industries such as industrial, healthcare, education, retail, home, building automation, and more. Based on the Sitara™ AM335x ARM® Cortex™-A8 processor, the eTAB Reference Design has a total BOM of less than $70 and leverages the Android 4.0 operating system.

Designed for custom, application-specific tablets

No longer are customers limited to "off-the-shelf" tablet solutions. With the eTAB Reference Design, customers can customize software and hardware to easily integrate market-specific features like barcode scanners, contact or contactless card readers and biometric sensors, among others. Additional customization with multiple audio, connectivity and power management options are also available from TI, allowing developers to differentiate their final products. Given its many configuration options, the eTAB Reference Design offers a developer more flexibility to support cost-sensitive enterprise applications. For example, the design can be customized to build standalone tablets or integrated as a control panel in appliances or industrial machinery.

"In today's highly competitive environment, getting to market quickly is essential," said K. Srinivasan, CEO, AllGo Systems. "The Electronic Tablet (eTAB) Reference Design allows developers in industrial markets to quickly customize and differentiate their tablets with minimal risk. The eTAB Reference Design complements our deep expertise in turnkey electronic product design and enables us to provide a one-stop shop to our customers' product development needs."

eTAB Reference Design key features include:  

  • Total BOM cost less than $70
  • 800 MHz ARM Cortex-A8 processor
  • 7" dual touch screen capacitive LCD panel
  • Wi-Fi® and Bluetooth® technologies
  • Production ready hardware and software
  • TPS65910: Highly integrated and efficient Power Management Unit (PMU) with 4 DC/DC converters and 8 LDOs

"This Electronic Tablet (eTAB) Reference Design provides developers with a compelling platform to customize their industry-specific applications at a much lower cost than commercial tablets available in the market today," said Ram Sathappan, electronic point-of-sale business manager, TI. "We continue to see tablets being used across multiple industries and because of AllGo Embedded System's support, our customers will be able to take advantage of this out-of-box experience and get to market quickly."

For more information or to purchase an eTAB Reference Design please visit Electronic Tablet (eTAB).

TI's broad ARM processor portfolio offers scalable solutions

TI's broad, scalable ARM processor portfolio addresses a wide range of customer needs across specialized tablet markets. Starting at just $5*, Sitara ARM Cortex-A8 processors provide performance levels of up to 800 MHz, integration, low power, and peripherals such as rich 3D graphics, USB and display controller for easy-to-use, cost optimized solutions.

With more than 500 products that boast offerings from $1 in price and up to 5 GHz in performance, ARM Cortex-A, Cortex-R and Cortex-M foundations, TI's broad ARM processor portfolio include similar, scalable hardware and software foundations. This allows developers to leverage TI's various ARM offerings to maximize investment, accelerate time to market and enable differentiated products across tablet segments based on customer needs.

For more information:

About AllGo Embedded Systems

AllGo Embedded Systems is a company focused on providing embedded multimedia solutions in automotive and general consumer segments. AllGo offers licensed software as well as design services in automotive infotainment. In the general consumer market, AllGo provides turnkey product design services and multimedia codecs. The company works with several leading semiconductor companies as well as with leading OEMs and automotive Tier1s in USA, Europe and Asia. Learn more at www.allgosystems.com.

About Texas Instruments

Texas Instruments semiconductor innovations help 90,000 customers unlock the possibilities of the world as it could be – smarter, safer, greener, healthier and more fun. Our commitment to building a better future is ingrained in everything we do – from the responsible manufacturing of our semiconductors, to caring for our employees, to giving back inside our communities. This is just the beginning of our story. Learn more at www.ti.com.

*In 100KU volumes for the AM3352 ARM Cortex-A8 processor

Trademarks

Sitara is a trademark of Texas Instruments. All other trademarks and registered trademarks belong to their respective owners.

Embedded processor | ARM processor | Sitara ARM | ARM Cortex a8


'/>"/>
SOURCE Texas Instruments Incorporated
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology news :

1. BioFortis Inc., Introduces Next Generation Biobanking Software Platform for Biomarker-Based Clinical Research
2. EyeLock Inc. Introduces EyeSwipe Nano TS Iris Scanning Turnstile Solution for Secure Access Control
3. Stanford marine biologist Barbara Block wins Rolex Award for Enterprise
4. Navigating the Patent Minefield of Embryonic Stem Cell Product Development; Free Kindle Fire Tablet and Research Database with Purchase
5. Exclusive agreement to distribute Affinity Biosensors Archimedes system extends Malvern Instruments biopharma solutions
6. BioLife Solutions Products Now Used in More than 50 Clinical Trial-Stage Cellular Therapies
7. Advanced Clinical Joins MedNet Solutions iMedNet Partner Program
8. Statistics & Data Corporation Selects MedNet Solutions As Strategic Technology Partner
9. CEVA, Rubidium Partner to Deliver Speech Processing Solutions based on the CEVA-TeakLite Family of DSPs
10. Researchers develop new stamping process to pattern biomolecules at high resolution
11. Novetta Solutions Acquires International Biometric Group, LLC
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/15/2016)... 2016 Transparency Market Research ... Market by Application Market - Global Industry Analysis Size Share ... the report, the  global gesture recognition market  was ... is estimated to grow at a CAGR of ... Increasing application of gesture recognition technology ...
(Date:6/3/2016)... June 3, 2016 ... Nepal hat ein ... hochsicherer geprägter Kennzeichen, einschließlich Personalisierung, Registrierung und ... der Produktion und Implementierung von Identitätsmanagementlösungen. Zahlreiche ... im Januar teilgenommen, aber Decatur wurde als ...
(Date:6/1/2016)... -- Favorable Government Initiatives Coupled With Implementation ... to Boost Global Biometrics System Market Through 2021  ... " Global Biometrics Market By Type, By End ... - 2021", the global biometrics market is projected to ... growing security concerns across various end use sectors such ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:6/24/2016)... 24, 2016 Epic Sciences unveiled a ... susceptible to PARP inhibitors by targeting homologous recombination ... The new test has already been incorporated into ... cancer types. Over 230 clinical trials ... pathways, including PARP, ATM, ATR, DNA-PK and WEE-1. ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... 23, 2016   Boston Biomedical , an ... designed to target cancer stemness pathways, announced that ... Orphan Drug Designation from the U.S. Food and ... cancer, including gastroesophageal junction (GEJ) cancer. Napabucasin is ... inhibit cancer stemness pathways by targeting STAT3, and ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... , June 23, 2016  The Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) ... precise treatments and faster cures for prostate cancer. Members of the Class of ... 15 countries. Read More About the Class of 2016 ... ... ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... ... ... In a new case report published today in STEM CELLS Translational Medicine, ... after being treated for breast cancer benefitted from an injection of stem cells derived ... debilitating, frequent side effect of cancer treatment. , Lymphedema refers to the ...
Breaking Biology Technology: