InHand Joins Freescale’s Single Chip Module (SCM) Ecosystem and Alpha Partner Program

Austin, TX (June 24, 2015) – InHand Electronics, a leading original design manufacturer of low-power embedded systems, Internet of Things and rugged devices, today announces their participation in Freescale’s® Single Chip Module (SCM) Alpha Partner Program and introduction as an SCM Ecosystem Partner. Freescale announced the innovative SCM product line at the Freescale Technology Forum (FTF) keynote address earlier in the week. The SCM Alpha Program affords members, as earliest adopters of cutting-edge SCM technology, the opportunity of earliest access to design resources, enabling members to accelerate SCM adoption into new product. InHand’s introduction as an SCM Ecosystem partner was...

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InHand Electronics Joins Freescale Technology Forum Keynote, Introduces Record-Breaking, Ultra-Compact Computer Board based on New Freescale SCM-i.MX6D

Austin, TX (June 23, 2015) – InHand Electronics, a leading original design manufacturer of low-power embedded systems and handheld and rugged devices, delivered a new computer board based on Freescale’s® single chip module (SCM) technology, called Fury-M6. Freescale introduced its new SCM-i.MX6D product during the Freescale Technology Forum’s (FTF) keynote presentation, where InHand presented a live demo of the Fury-M6. InHand’s new system, which progressed from start to stage in just seven weeks, grows InHand’s existing family of Freescale-based systems. The Fury-M6 is InHand’s first module-based system, as Freescale’s SCM-i.MX6D is the first of several SCM devices planned by Freescale....

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Cellular Certification Marks Ongoing Milestone for Mobile and Internet of Things Focused Design and Engineering Firm

Rockville, MD (April 7, 2015) – InHand Electronics, a leading original design manufacturer of low-power embedded systems and mobile and rugged devices for original equipment manufacturers, announces its first cellular certification for this important M2M application area. The LTE-enabled device, designed and manufactured by InHand for a third party, is a military grade networked sensor hub, aggregating data within the device and communicating it to a central command database through a 4G commercial or private network. The networked sensor hub was built to meet the requirements of both military standard durability and cellular certification, which requires a number of radio,...

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InHand Electronics Announces Development of the Fury-X, Freescale i.MX 6SoloX System Focused on Internet of Things Devices

Rockville, MD (March 2, 2015) –InHand Electronics, Inc., a leader in low-power handheld and wireless device designs and an Internet of Things (IoT) innovator, today announces the development of their latest platform based on Freescale’s just announced  i.MX 6SoloX processor: The InHand Fury-X. The SoloX is a heterogeneous multi-core ARM processor featuring Cortex-M4 and Cortex-A9 processor cores. These cores are utilized in tandem to run the InHand Fury-X’s gamut of peripherals while enabling optimized speed, power consumption, and peripheral security domains. In addition, the Fury-X offers: DDR3, NAND flash, real time clock, watchdog timer and a wide range of standard on-board peripherals. Peripherals...

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InHand Joins the Freescale Internet of Tomorrow Tour at CES 2015

Las Vegas, NV (January 7, 2015) – InHand Electronics, a leading original design manufacturer (ODM) of low-power embedded systems, Internet of Things, and rugged device designs for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) joins Freescale’s Internet of Tomorrow tour at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this week with a demo of their Hydra-F6 rugged tablet. The high-end tractor trailer, retrofitted to display over 120 products and technology demonstrations, began traveling around the country last October offering consumers a hands-on experience with Freescale-powered, next generation Internet of Things devices. The tour is meant to “help spark new ideas and bring the...

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Industrial Product Passes Stringent Certification for Explosive Atmosphere, Marks First for Rugged Mobility-Focused Engineering Design House

Rockville, MD (November 19, 2014) – InHand Electronics, a leading original design manufacturer of low-power embedded systems and custom device designs for has created circuitry and software incorporated into intrinsically safe (IS) products. This achievement marks a first for the company, who specializes in rugged mobile device solutions. An IS device is designed and certified to be incapable of producing heat or sparks sufficient to ignite in an explosive atmosphere. InHand utilized their specialized expertise to employ a variety of hardware and software techniques in designing the IS circuitry. The outcome was a successful handheld device design ready for industrial...

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Company Offers Custom Freescale i.MX 6 Embedded Computers

Rockville, MD (June 3, 2014) - InHand Electronics, a leader in embedded circuit boards and custom handheld devices for original design manufacturers, is leveraging its i.MX 6 single board computer (SBC) for custom designs. InHand’s commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) Fury-F6 system is based on Freescale’s i.MX 6 ARM Cortex-A9 processor, measures just 2.5 inches per side, is designed for reliability over extended temperatures and in rugged environments, and offers a range of peripherals, including USB, Ethernet, serial, camera, display, and wireless interfaces. Android and Linux operating systems are available. Customers requiring an ARM-based embedded processor can work with InHand to create a modified...

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Rugged Tablet Debuts, Demos Pocket-Sized Iris Camera at CES 2014

Las Vegas, NV (January 8, 2014) – This year at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), InHand Electronics, a leader in embedded systems customizable rugged tablets, teamed up with biometrics company, Biometrica, to showcase the latest in technology’s durability and digital security. At booth #35856, InHand showcases the Hydra-F6 (HF6) tablet - touted as “nearly indestructible”- with one tablet submersed in a fish tank, completely functional. The company also uses the HF6 to demo Biometrica’s new Pocket Iris camera, the latest trend in digital security. Self-proclaimed as the most durable 7”, sunlight-readable tablet on the market, the HF6 is built around...

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New 'Nearly Indestructible' Tablet Can Be Completely Customized

  Rockville, MD (December 5, 2013) – InHand Electronics has introduced its latest tablet, the customizable, The 7” sunlight-readable Android tablet is built around InHand’s Freescale i.MX 6 Cortex-A9 processor-based single board computer, the Fury-F6. The MIL-SPEC tablet is extremely durable - including the ability to use it while fully submersed - and offers up to 10 hours of run time, while weighing less than 25 ounces. The HF6 is LTE capable and provides a full range of standard peripherals. Features include: DDR3 and flash memory, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, camera, resistive touchscreen with Gorilla Glass, programmable buttons, speakers, microphone, environmental sensors,...

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Leading SBC Designer Introduces Latest Freescale ARM Processor-Based Embedded System

Rockville, MD (August 29, 2013) – InHand Electronics, a leading original design manufacturer (ODM) of low-power embedded systems and rugged device designs for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) has introduced their latest off-the-shelf single board computer (SBC), the Fury-F6 (FF6). The Android system is based on Freescale’s i.MX 6 Cortex™-A9 processor. The i.MX 6 is outfitted with an array of multi-media tools that enable full-frame rate high definition video (1080p30) including: NEON media processing engine, hardware accelerated codecs, and OpenGL 3-D graphics accelerator. The compact SBC is 2.5 inches per side and offers a wide range of peripherals including: USB, Ethernet, serial...

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