Snapdragon™ MDP Mobile Development Platform - Legacy Devices

Qualcomm has an extensive history in providing developers the tools needed to optimize their applications for Snapdragon processors. The previous generation of Snapdragon Mobile Development Platforms (MDP) are robust in their own right, and set the stage for the current Snapdragon S4 MSM8960 MDP/S device.

Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960 MDP - Smartphone

Processor
  • Snapdragon S4 MSM8960 with asynchronous dual Krait CPU cores at 1.5GHz each
Graphics
  • Adreno 225™ graphics processing unit (GPU)
Display
  • 4.03" WSVGA 1024x600 multi-touch display
Video
  • 1080 High-definition video recording and playback up to 30 frames per second
  • Stereoscopic 3D playback via HDMI output
Camera/Camcorder
  • 13MP main camera w/ flash
  • 2MP front facing camera
Audio
  • Surround sound stereo speakers
  • 5 Microphones for FluencePRO & Ultrasound
Memory
  • 1GB LPDDR2
  • 16 GB eMMC
  • External microSD slot
Connectivity
  • 802.11 a/b/g/n Wi-Fi®, Bluetooth®, GPS, FM
Keys
  • Dual stage camera shutter
  • +/- Switches (vol and zoom, context dependant)
  • Power on/off switch
  • HW reset (recessed)
Connectors
  • HDMI type D
  • Micro USB v2.0 HS OTG – USB charging
  • 3.5mm sudio + ANC jack
  • MicroSD card slot
Sensors
  • Ambient light / proximity sensor
  • 3-axis 3D accelerometer
  • 3-axis gyro
  • 3-axis compass
  • Temperature & pressure sensor
  • Ultrasound pen 
  • Ultrasound gestures
  • Haptics
  • Dual, independently controlled linear vibrator motors

Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064 MDP - Tablet

Processor
  • APQ8064
  • PM8921+ PM8821 (PMIC)
  • WCN3360 (WLAN/BT/FM)
  • WCD9310 (Audio)
  • WGR7640 (GPS)
Graphics
  • Adreno 320 graphics processing unit (GPU)
Display
  • 10.1” 1366x768 display
  • True multi-touch capacitive touch screen
Video
  • 1080 High-definition video recording and playback up to 30 frames per second
  • Stereoscopic 3D playback via HDMI output
Camera/Camcorder
  • Rear 13MP camera w/flash (1080P 30fps)
  • Front Facing 2MP
Audio
  • Surround sound stereo speakers
  • 7 microphones for FluencePRO & Ultrasound
Memory
  • 2GB LPDDR2
  • 32 GB eMMC
Connectivity
  • WiFi 2.5GHz/5GHz, BT, FM (Rx), GPS
Keys
  • Volume / zoom +/-
  • Power ON/OFF
  • Screen rotation lock switch
  • Home button
  • Reset (recessed)
Connectors
  • Micro USB type AB
  • 3.5mm audio jack + ANC contacts
  • DC-IN barrel charger
  • Micro SD card slot
  • Docking station connector
Connectors accessible via docking station
  • Full-size USB type A
  • Full-size HDMI type A
  • Ethernet 10/100Mbps
  • UART
  • DC-IN barrel charger
Sensors
  • 3D accelerometer
  • 3-axis gyro
  • 3-axis compass
  • Ambient light and proximity
  • Temperature & pressure sensor
  • Fingerprint reader
Battery
  • 5200 mAh

Snapdragon S3 MSM8660™ MDP

Processor
  • MSM8660 with asynchronous dual-core central processing unit (CPU) cores at 1.5GHz each
Graphics
  • Adreno™ 220 graphics processing unit (GPU)
Display
  • 3.61" WVGA capacitive multi touch screen
Video
  • 1080 high-definition video recording and playback up to 30 frames per second
  • Stereoscopic 3D playback via HDMI output
Camera/Camcorder
  • 13 megapixel main camera w/ LED Flash
  • 1 megapixel front camera
Audio
  • Dolby 5.1 audio
Memory
  • 1GB LPDDR2 RAM
  • 16GB on-board flash
  • External SD slot with 8GB SDHC card included
Connectivity
  • 802.11 a/b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, FM
Keys
  • Dual stage camera shutter with half press
  • Volume/zoom +/- switches (context dependent)
  • Power on/off key
  • HW reset (recessed)
  • OS-specific soft keys
Connectors
  • USB OTG micro connector with USB charging
  • HDMI type D connector
  • 3.5mm audio jack
  • Micro SD external slot

Snapdragon S2 MSM8655™ MDP

Processor
  • 1 GHz central processing unit (CPU)
Display
  • 3.8" WVGA
  • HDMI port
  • Multi-touch capacitive touch screen
Graphics
  • WVGA 3D/2D capable
  • Adreno™ 205 graphics processing unit (GPU)
Camera/Camcorder
  • 12-megapixel camera
Video
  • 720-pixel HD video decode and encode
Audio
  • Stereo 16mm loudspeakers
Internal Memory
  • 512 MB of RAM (2x 32b ports)
  • 4GB on-board flash
Minimal Hard Keys
  • On/off key
  • Rotary wheel, including key press
  • Up to 6 side keys for emulating OS-specific keys
  • Camera button with half-press
Minimal Visible Connectors
  • Micro USB, USB charging
  • HDMI type C
  • 3.5mm audio/video jack
  • Mini SDIO
  • SIM/micro SD combo connector

Developer Resources

Purchase a Snapdragon MDP
Order a Snapdragon MDP from Bsquare Corporation.

Snapdragon MDP Support
Snapdragon MDPs will be supported by Bsquare Corporation. One half hour of free support is included with the purchase of the mobile device platform. Additional support available.

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