Qualcomm enhances IoT portfolio for improved performance

Qualcomm Technologies has announced new IoT solutions to enhance IoT ecosystems by providing scalability, ease of use, and top-notch performance.

The new solutions, which include the Qualcomm QCS8550, Qualcomm QCM8550, Qualcomm QCS4490, and Qualcomm QCM4490 processors, offer advanced connectivity, superior performance, and next-gen processing for a wide range of IoT use cases across industries such as smart buildings, enterprises, retail, and industrial automation, Qualcomm said.

The solutions are designed to enable the development of next-gen smart cameras, drones, robotics, video collaboration, cloud gaming, industrial handhelds, panels, point-of-sale devices, and more. Additionally, the solutions provide versatility, advanced features, and a breadth of capabilities to meet the needs of demanding industrial and commercial IoT applications, including video collaboration, cloud gaming, and retail.

The Qualcomm QCS8550 and QCM8550 processors are engineered for performance-heavy IoT applications such as autonomous mobile robots and industrial drones. They offer maximum compute power, extreme edge AI processing, Wi-Fi 7 connectivity, and vivid graphics and video, enabling the quick deployment of such applications.

On the other hand, the Qualcomm QCS4490 and QCM4490 processors are designed to provide premium connectivity and next-gen processing to industrial handheld and computing devices, with both 5G and Wi-Fi 6E for multi-gigabit speeds, extended range, and low latency.

In addition to meeting the intense processing needs required by industrial handheld and computing devices, the mid-tier solutions are also ideal for other IoT applications that require low-latency connectivity, enhanced reliability, and optimized development time.

Both the QCS4490 and QCM4490 Processors and the QCS8550 and QCM8550 Processors offer a suite of connectivity and processing capabilities that will create significant value for a range of industrial use cases, including through the all-new Qualcomm Aware Platform in the future.