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Penguin Edge 6502

Micro SoM based on the first Kryo™ CPU on 600-tier Snapdragon

Complete 4k30 encode/decode system on a small form factor

Production-ready with extended temperature support

Penguin Edge 6502 Micro SoM is a perfect fit for applications that have size, weight, and (low) power (SWaP) constraints. With it’s advanced performance, support for extended temperatures and compatibility with all Micro SoMs from Penguin Edge, it is an ideal platform for compute intensive applications that specifically require Integrated Connectivity and Machine Learning

The Snapdragon 660 System on Chip

Neural Networks

Flexibility to run neural network models heterogeneously across various cores which is a distinct advantage for customers whose products require machine learning

Enhanced Graphics

Superior graphics performance and compute capabilities coupled with decreased power consumption with the Adreno 512 GPU

Improved Power Efficiency

Power efficient and dedicated apps on the Hexagon™ 680 DSP with Hexagon Vector eXtensions designed to support Low Power Island for sensor processing

Faster Video Processing

Shared virtual memory with CPU for heterogeneous computing results in faster video processing with low power consumption

Resilient and Upgradable

Compatible with Penguin Edge reference carrier board design and thus enables easy migration to higher performance SoMs

What is Inside?

Technical Specifications


  • Qualcomm® Kryo™ 260 CPU: Manufactured in 14nm, bringing Kryo to the 600-tier for the first time


  • Qualcomm® Adreno™ 512 GPU: Enhanced gaming performance for lifelike visuals and more efficient rendering of advanced 3D graphics


  • Qualcomm® Hexagon™ 680 DSP includes Hexagon Vector eXtensions (HVX), designed to support Caffe2 and Tensorflow for machine learning and image processing


  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Wi-Fi integrated 802.11ac 2×2 with MU-MIMO and Dual Band Simultaneous (DBS) operation


  • GPS


  • 3GB LPDDR4, 32GB eMMC


  • Concurrent dual MIPI-CSI cameras for UltraHD video streaming and capture


  • Complete 4k30 encode/decode system
  • Concurrent dual independent displays

Operating Systems

  • Full featured Android Oreo
  • Periodic upgrades with dedicated support

Penguin Edge 6502 Reference Design

Penguin Edge has created a reference carrier that brings out all native interfaces of the SDA660 processor including USB-C to help create and optimize your products with the shortest turnaround time. Off-the-shelf camera module accessories are available that work out of the box with this platform.

Plug-n-Play camera module accessories

Support Plans

How to Buy Penguin Edge 6502

Part NumberDescriptionPricingAvailability
IFC6502-00-P1Snapdragon 660 processor, Android OS, 3GB RAM, 32GB eMMC. Commercial Temperature support$208Order Online
IFC6502X-00-P1Snapdragon 660 processor, Android OS, 3GB RAM, 32GB eMMC. EMI Shields. Extended Temperature support$208Contact Sales
SYS6502-00-P1IFC6502-00-P1 with carrier ACC-1C20-P1$500Order Online