Latest Intel Atom Mini-Motherboard Offers Same Great Features, New Low Cost

InHand Electronics, creator of the Atom-based mini-motherboard, FireFly, announces latest revision retains all the full-function, low-power value at a fraction of the price. Rockville, MD (April 9, 2010) InHand Electronics, a low-power embedded solutions provider for OEMs of wireless and handheld devices, announces the latest revision of their Atom-based full-function single board computer (SBC), FireFly, at a significantly lower price. With the latest tests showing comparable performance to mini-netbooks at a fraction of the power and touted as “the world’s smallest full-function Atom-based embedded SBC”, the redesign was performed with one goal in mind: Lower cost. A number of modifications...

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Full-Function Intel Atom-based SBC to Demo Windows 7

  Rockville, MD (October 27, 2009) - InHand Electronics, a low-power embedded solutions provider for OEMs of wireless and handheld devices, will be one of the first hardware vendors to demo Windows 7 and Windows Embedded Standard 2011 this week at the Real Time & Embedded Systems Conferences (RTECC) in Vancouver, BC and Seattle, WA, as well as RTECC’s D.C. show on Nov. 17 in Reston, VA. The demo will occur on InHand’s Intel Atom-based full-function single board computer (SBC), FireFly. The small, power efficient full-function Atom-based system, whose recent revision produced power numbers approximately at 4.5 Watts running (S0)...

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InHand Electronics' Software Director, Track Chair at ESC Boston

Rockville, MD (September 15, 2009) – Dr. Dave Stewart, Director of Software Engineering for InHand Electronics, a small size, low-power embedded systems provider for OEMs of ultra-mobile devices, will serve as a Track Chair at the Embedded Systems Conference (ESC) in Boston next week. This honor recognizes top experts in the embedded industry. The conference, which will take place Sept 21–24 at the Hynes Convention Center, will feature Dr. Stewart’s Real-Time Development track. With 20 years experience in real-time development and an 11 year veteran presenter at ESC, Dr. Stewart is a respected embedded real-time authority. His popular class, Real-Time...

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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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