Windows Embedded Compact 2013 BSP Support for NXP i.MX 6x Platform
iWave Systems, a genuine embedded service provider, offers support for Windows Embedded Compact 2013 (WEC2013) reference Board Support Package (BSP) for NXP i.MX6x Platform. Microsoft has released Windows Embedded Compact 2013 (WEC2013) OS which gives better performance than its previous version WEC7. It is designed to target intelligent devices.
These devices range from enterprise tools, such as industrial controllers, communications hubs, and point-of-sale terminals to consumer products such as cameras, telephones, and home entertainment devices.
Windows Embedded Compact 2013 is a streamlined, componentized device operating system. With support for x86 and ARM architectures, Windows Embedded Compact 2013 provides the flexibility and real-time support to help device manufacturers reduce time to market while creating easy-to-use, multi-touch intelligent systems that help enterprises improve worker productivity.
Windows Embedded Compact 2013 on iWave’s NXP i.MX6X Platform:
Windows Embedded Compact 2013 provides many new features, such as including support for the latest version of Visual Studio, networking stack improvements, and XAML improvements. This latest version of Visual Studio 2012 includes new arm compiler and latest C Run time libraries.
With the latest Windows Embedded Compact 2013 OS, the BSP and environment will have the following improvements:
- Platform Builder and Application Builder in Visual Studio 2012
- Support for .NET Compact Framework Version 3.9
- Multiple Processor Support (SMP)
- Hard real-time support in the OS
- Faster file system support
- Increased networking throughput
Fast Boot and Snapshot boot
The various peripheral features supported in the BSP are listed below;
- Debug UART
- Wi-Fi((Open, WEP 64/128 bit, WPA2 AES/TKIP, WPA AES/TKIP modes), Power Save and Roaming Feature)
- BT V2.1(Serial Port, Obex FTP, Head Set and HID profiles )
- LVDS display
- USB Host
- USB device
WEC2013 on NXP i.MX6 SABRE SDP and iWave-Rainbow-G15D Qseven Platform
iWave provides WEC2013 BSP support for below mentioned i.MX6x based platforms,
- WEC2013 on NXP i.MX6 SABRE SDP
WEC2013 on i.MX6 iWave-RainboW-G15D platform
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