New Android BSP for VAB-820 and AMOS-820

VAB AMOS 820 Android

We are really happy to announce the availability of the latest Android Kit Kat software packs for VAB-820 and AMOS-820.

These products are the core of our high reliability ARM industrial computer offering, built around the deservedly popular Freescale i.MX6 Soc. Embedded Android is becoming more widely used for industrial applications, and we are continuously adding features to our Android releases to unlock more of the potential for your use cases.

The main changes in the latest v3.2.1 Android packs are:

  • CAN bus support in Smart ETK
  • Support for Over-the-Air (OTA) updates
  • Ability to set static Ethernet IP
  • Added Shutdown option to Quick Settings

You can download the Evaluation Kit (EVK), the Board Support Package (BSP), and the updated documentation files from the VAB-820 and AMOS-820 product pages, under the “Downloads” tab!

Pro tip: If you would like to receive an alert whenever our ARM products’ software is updated, you can sign up for the BSP announcement mailing list on the relevant Download page!

Let us know if you have any questions about the new features, or any other feedback!

VIA Technologies, Inc.