The solutions - the Qualcomm QCS8250, QCS6490/QCM6490, QCS4290/QCM4290, and QCS2290/QCM2290 - range from entry-level to premium tier to expand access to a variety of industrial and commercial applications. These latest IoT solutions, says the company, are purpose-built to help meet the needs of the expanding IoT ecosystem for key segments including transportation and logistics, warehousing, video collaboration, smart cameras, retail, healthcare and more.
"Qualcomm Technologies is uniquely positioned to lead the IoT ecosystem forward with our systems-level approach," says Jeff Lorbeck, senior vice president and general manager of connected smart systems at Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. "Along with the recently announced Qualcomm 315 5G IoT modem, these new IoT solutions further exemplify our commitment to driving global digital transformation and providing a portfolio of solutions to transform industrial and enterprise IoT applications to achieve cutting edge performance and seamless connectivity."
"We believe in the power of technology to enrich lives through purposeful innovation with solutions to support the ecosystem in reimagining how the world connects, works and communicates," says Lorbeck. "These new IoT solutions are a step towards achieving that goal."
Purpose-built for industrial and commercial applications, the Qualcomm QCS8250 is the company's next-generation premium-tier offering, optimized to enable maximum performance at the greatest power efficiency possible enabling compute intensive AI at the edge with support for Qualcomm Wi-Fi 6 solutions and 5G connectivity. It is designed to deliver premium-level performance through the Qualcomm Kryo 585 CPU architecture, the Qualcomm Artificial Intelligence (AI) Engine, and powerful image signal processor (ISP) to support up to seven concurrent cameras with encode at up to 4K resolution at 120 frames per second. The QCS8250 offers a new Neural Processing Unit (NPU) for ultra-intuitive AI in addition to machine learning for compute-intensive IoT applications to enable smart cameras, video collaboration, AI hubs, connected healthcare and smart retail.
The Qualcomm QCS6490 and QCM6490 are offered as the company's first optimized IoT solutions built to deliver premium-tier