VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - June 18, 2015) - Intrinsyc Technologies Corporation (TSX:ITC) ("Intrinsyc" or the "Company"), a leading provider of solutions for the development and production of intelligent connected products, today announced the availability of the Open-Q™ 410 System on Module ("SOM") and Development Kit. Based on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor, a product of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, the Open-Q 410 is a powerful, miniature, and cost effective embedded computing platform designed to enable the rapid commercial production of intelligent connected products across a variety of embedded computing and "Internet of Everything" (IoE) industries. Products such as robotics, cameras, set-top-boxes, wearables, medical devices, vending machines, building and home automation, and industrial control are just some of the examples that will benefit from this best in class platform.

With the Snapdragon 410 processor, the Open-Q 410 SOM features 64-bit Quad-core CPUs, the Qualcomm Adreno™ 306 GPU, and Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, and GPS. Designed to enable great user experiences, the Snapdragon 410 processor supports stunning graphics, full 1080p HD video playback and capture, as well as 13-megapixel stills with hardware post-processing.

In addition to support for the latest Android versions, for the first time, Intrinsyc will offer a Microsoft Windows® operating system option on their Snapdragon based Open-Q computing platforms. The Open-Q 410 SOM is one of the world's first production ready, high-performance, low cost ARM®-based platforms to run Windows 10, enabling OEMs to quickly commercialize their hardware products and create robust, feature-rich applications for their customers.

Open-Q 410 SOM Specifications

  • Snapdragon 410 processor with 64-bit capable Quad-core 1.2GHz CPUs, and Qualcomm Adreno 306 GPU
  • 8GB of eMMC 4.5 & 1GB LPDDR3 (32-bit up to 533MHz) in embedded multi chip package (eMCP)
  • Integrated Wi-Fi/BT/FM connectivity with 1-stream 2.4GHz 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 + BLE support
  • Integrated Qualcomm® IZat™ Gen8C GNSS receiver for GPS, GLONASS, and COMPASS operation
  • Power Management IC (PMIC) that supports processor and peripherals. Includes LDOs, boost regulators, GPIOs, and audio codec functionality.
  • Expansion interface via two 100-pin Board-to-Board connectors
  • Compact 26.5mm x 44mm form factor
  • Support for Android 5, Linux or Windows 10

"The powerful, cost effective, Open-Q 410 SOM, is also ultra-small at 26.5mm x 44mm, enabling application-specific customization for the most compact mobile, wearable, and other size constrained products," said Tracy Rees, President and Chief Executive Officer, Intrinsyc. "The Open-Q 410 SOM is the best and most rapid path for commercial production of powerful, compact, and cost effective intelligent connected products. "OEMs can utilize our off-the-shelf Open-Q SOM or can employ Intrinsyc's unparalleled engineering expertise to deliver a custom computing platform tailored to their unique requirements."

"We are thrilled to be working with Intrinsyc to support the best possible experience for developers and manufacturers alike," said Tia Cassett, Senior Director, Product Management, Qualcomm Technologies. "Embedded computing and the 'Internet of Everything' will soon influence how weΓÇï interact with the world around us. The Open-Q 410 SOM, which is based on the powerful 64-bit Snapdragon 410 processor, is designed to encourage innovation and bring to life creations that we haven't even dreamed of."

In addition to helping companies accelerate production time and commercial deployment, Intrinsyc also offers a full featured development platform including the software tools and accessories required to immediately begin development. The development kit marries the production-ready Open-Q 410 SOM with a carrier board providing numerous expansion and connectivity options to support the rapid development and testing of a wide variety of peripherals and applications, ensuring the fastest time to market possible.

Open-Q 410 Dev Kit Specifications

  • Micro SD Card Slot
  • HDMI type A connector OR 4.5" Display / touch via MIPI-DSI expansion connector (mutually exclusive options)
  • 3.5mm Line Input Audio jack
  • 3.5mm Headset Audio jack
  • 2-pin loud speaker output connector
  • 2-pin earpiece output connector
  • Digital Microphone expansion connector
  • Power on/off, volume up/down push buttons
  • LEDs (WiFi activity, BT activity, 4x user LEDs)
  • +12V DC jack
  • 2x 40-pin MIPI-CSI Camera connectors (one 4-lane and one 2-lane)
  • USB 2.0 micro B (device only) OR 2x USB 2.0 Type A (host only) (mutually exclusive operation options)
  • 1x 24-pin expansion connector for Sensor or other applications
  • Debug serial port via USB Micro B connector
  • 130mm x 130mm

The Development Kit is available for purchase at Please contact to discuss production-ready Open-Q system on modules or custom development of Snapdragon powered computing platforms designed to meet your specific requirements.

In addition to the Snapdragon 410, Intrinsyc is an authorized licensee for Snapdragon 400, 600, 800, 805 and 810 processors and can provide production ready computing platforms and development kits, or turnkey product development and production of custom embedded computing platforms and products.

About Intrinsyc Technologies Corporation

Intrinsyc Technologies Corporation is a product development company that provides hardware, software, and engineering and production services that enable rapid commercialization of intelligent connected products. Solutions span the development life cycle from concept to production and help device makers and technology suppliers create compelling differentiated products with faster time-to-market. Intrinsyc's Open-Q System on Modules incorporate the industry's most advance Snapdragon processor technology from Qualcomm Technologies Inc, and help OEMs to rapidly bring industry leading products, with rich functionality and high performance, to market. Intrinsyc is publicly traded (TSX:ITC) and is headquartered in Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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President and Chief Executive Officer