Samsung Launches Platform to Power IoT

Samsung's new modules to power the Internet of Things.Samsung's new modules to power the Internet of Things.

Samsung Electronics says its new open platform, Artik, will help power the Internet of Things (IoT).

A trio of Artik products will be used in everything from those trendy fitness wearables to home hubs and smart machines. Each tiny Artik circuit board fits a processor, connectivity and security features inside a small frame. The smallest module in the series is Artik 1. The next option doubles in size.

List of Products

ARTIK-LOGO-FULL-COLOR-RGB-FINAL-2Artik 1: 12mm by 12mm, 9-axis motion sensor, intended for wearables

Artik 5: 29mm by 25mm, Wi-Fi capability, intended for smart home hubs

Artik 10: 29mm by 39mm, video encoding and playback capabilities

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“By leveraging Samsung’s high-volume manufacturing, advanced silicon process and packaging technologies, and extensive ecosystem, Artik allows developers to rapidly turn great ideas into market leading IoT products and applications,” said president Young Sohn at the Internet of Things World conference in San Francisco.

About The Author

Andrea Medeiros is editor-in-chief, multimedia director and content developer at TecHome Builder. She is a former TV news reporter turned home technology guru and is using her broadcast journalism skills to help our team deliver complicated, tech-focused content in a conversational way. She has a decade of experience in the editorial realm—interviewing, writing and editing stories as well as shooting, editing and producing video content. She is most interested in covering interoperability among smart devices.

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