Intel Atom-based SBC Beats Power Expectations, Challenges Competition

InHand Electronics' small size, low-power and high performance mini motherboard, FireFly, exceeds projected power numbers in recent revision, now smallest in size and power consumption Rockville, MD (August 11, 2009) - InHand Electronics, a low-power embedded solutions provider for OEMs of wireless and handheld devices, has released the latest version of their Intel Atom-based full-function single board computer (SBC), FireFly. The revision has produced new, lower power numbers which are now approximately 4.5 Watts running (S0) and 500mW in sleep state (S3). With the new low power numbers and compact dimensions, InHand has created the smallest and most power efficient...

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InHand to Live Demo New Intel Atom-based System

Rockville, MD (March 25, 2009) - InHand Electronics, Inc., a leader in small size, low-power embedded systems for OEMs of mobile devices, will present their first public live demonstration of FireFly at the Embedded Systems Conference (ESC) Silicon Valley in San Jose, CA. ESC takes place March 31 – April 2, 2009 at the McEnery Convention Center, with InHand demoing FireFly at booth #244. The live demonstration will showcase FireFly’s performance and low-power characteristics as the only Intel Atom-based board of its kind with a full range of peripherals. FireFly, which can be used by itself or with an expansion...

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InHand Offers Off-the-Shelf Daughter Card for Easy Expandability

InHand Electronics, Inc. now offers Fingerboard, InHand's COTS, ready-to-use expansion board for InHand's Fingertip line of products Rockville, MD (March 11, 2009) – InHand Electronics, Inc., a leader in low-power embedded designs for OEMs of mobile devices, today announces the availability of their new daughter card, Fingerboard. Fingerboard offers off-the-shelf expandability for InHand’s PXA-based Fingertip4 and Fingertip5 single board computers. Continuing InHand’s tradition of low-power, high-performance design, Fingerboard offers an array of peripherals, including: RS-232, USB Host and Client, Ethernet and support for multiple displays, while maintaining the same total package footprint as many 4.3” displays. The introduction of Fingerboard...

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InHand Electronics to Participate in Nationwide Conferences

Rockville, MD (February 20, 2009) - InHand Electronics, Inc., a leader in small size, low-power embedded systems for OEMs of mobile devices, today announces participation in RTC Group’s Real-Time Embedded Computing Conference (RTECC). The regional shows, which began with the first on January 29 in Santa Clara, take place all over the United States from January to November, 2009 – with a total of 14 shows. InHand will participate in each one-day show to increase consumer interaction, eliminating customers’ cost of travel, while showcasing new technology, such as InHand’s FireFly, based on the ground-breaking, new Intel Atom processor. As the...

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Microsoft Recognizes InHand for Windows Embedded Excellence

Rockville, MD (February 16, 2009) - InHand Electronics, Inc.,a leader in small size, low-power embedded systems for OEMs of mobile devices, today announces that it has attained Gold level membership in the Microsoft Windows Embedded Partner Program (WEPP). This achievement highlights InHand's demonstration of top technological excellence and market impact, utilizing Microsoft products and services. InHand has been integrating Microsoft's embedded software into InHand systems and devices since 2001. Microsoft defines WEPP Gold partners as "very well established in the Windows Embedded community, with a history of success and commitment to Windows Embedded technologies. they meet the most stringent program...

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InHand Electronics Launches Eco-Friendly Initiative with InHand goes Green

InHand's new environmental initiative, InHand goes Green, will focus on environmentally-friendly technologies and practices within the embedded industry Rockville, MD (January 6, 2009) – InHand Electronics, a leader in low-power embedded solutions for OEMs, launches InHand goes Green, taking steps to decrease the environmental impacts of embedded technologies. InHand goes Greenwill promote eco-friendly practices within the company, with customers and throughout the embedded industry. As part of the initiative, InHand will offer customers energy-saving, RoHS compliant, components and systems, while taking more steps internally to reduce impact on the environment. InHand’s power-saving BatterySmart creates energy efficient platforms and devices. RoHS...

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InHand to Unveil New Intel Atom-based System

Rockville, MD (August 13, 2008) - InHand Electronics, Inc., a leader in small form factor, low-power embedded systems for OEMs of mobile devices, will unveil their new Intel Atom-based FireFly next week at the Intel Developer Forum (IDF) in San Francisco. Taking place at the Moscone Convention Center, August 19 -21, IDF will be InHand’s first time presenting the 95mm x 114mm single board computer to the public. IDF attendees are encouraged to stop by InHand’s booth (#354) to examine the small, but powerful system for the first time on public display. During the unveiling, InHand will provide details about...

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InHand Electronics Honors Dr. Dave Stewart for Ten Years of Service to Embedded Systems Conference

20th year of Embedded Systems Conference Marks Ten Year Anniversary for InHand's Director of Software Rockville, MD (April 11, 2008) - InHand Electronics, Inc., a leader in low-power, handheld and wireless device platforms for OEMs, today congratulates Director of Software, Dr. David Stewart, on ten years of presenting technical courses at Embedded Systems Conferences - at both the west and east coast conferences. In 2006, Dr. Stewart won the Honored Instructor award at ESC-Boston and remains one of the most sought-after instructors at ESC conferences. Dr. Stewart has been in the field of embedded systems for nearly 20 years. He...

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InHand Electronics Announces the Intel® Atom™ Processor-Based FireFly™

Based on the 1.6 GHz Intel Atom processor, new InHand system defies traditional views of computing performance for portable and mobile electronics Rockville, MD (April 9, 2008)– InHand Electronics, Inc., a leader in low-power handheld and wireless device platforms for OEMs, today announces the InHand FireFly system. The system is based on Intel’s new low-power processor and chipset, the Intel Atom processor Z500 series and Intel System Controller Hub (SCH) US15W. The Intel Atom processor is an Intel architecture product designed from the ground-up, which consumes 1/10th the power of ULV single-core Intel processors. Designed specifically for battery-operated, handheld devices,...

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InHand Electronics Announces Development of Small-Form Factor Embedded System Based on new Intel® Low Power Platform

New Intel Atom processor-based platform opens up the world of possibilities for handheld battery operable devices built with InHand systems Rockville, MD (April 2, 2008) – InHand Electronics, Inc. (Rockville, MD), a leader in low-power handheld and wireless device platforms for OEMs, today announces the development of a small form factor platform based on Intel’s new low-power processor and chipset, the Intel Atom processor Z500 series and Intel System Controller Hub (SCH) US15W. The Intel Atom processor is an Intel architecture product designed from the ground-up, which consumes 10 times less power compared to ULV single-core Intel processors. Designed specifically...

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