Snapdragon™ S4 Plus MSM8960 MDP/S Mobile Development Platform/Smartphone

Snapdragon S4 MDP8960 Mobile Development Platform Smartphone

The Snapdragon S4 Mobile Development Platform for smartphones provides application developers and device manufacturers with early access to a high-performance Android 4.0 ICS (Ice Cream Sandwich) platform for developing, testing, optimizing and showcasing applications and games. Based on Qualcomm's Snapdragon S4 MSM8960 processor with asynchronous dual CPU cores, the high-quality mobile phone form factor offers more powerful built-in graphics with the Adreno® 225 GPU and improved power management and multimedia efficiencies. The device also has a higher resolution and larger screen size than prior generation MDPs.

Tech Specs

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

Developer Resources

Purchase a Snapdragon MDP
Order the Snapdragon S4 MSM8960 MDP/S from Bsquare.

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.