One of our main product demos during Embedded World has been the WaRP 7 - The Next Generation Wearable Reference Platform

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Designed for the wearables market and based on the i.MX7S applications processor combining the ARM Cortex-A7 and Cortex-M4 cores, WaRP7 is a powerful, low-cost platform for evaluation and rapid adoption into original product designs.

WaRP-iMX7 has been architected and designed from the ground up to address the key challenges faced in the wearables market, such as battery life, connectivity, user experience, and miniaturization. WaRP-iMX7 is an open source platform backed by the development community and design & manufacturing capabilities of element14.

 

The main applications for this device are:

  • Activity trackers
  • Sports / heart rate monitors
  • ECG Monitoring
  • Smart watches & glasses
  • Smart clothing
  • Wearable imagining devices
  • Augmented reality Wearable computing

 

If you want to learn more about it, you can visit our Design Center.