Variscite brings Qualcomm® TM 410 System-on-Module to the Embedded Market at only 57 USD

Measuring only 25mm x 43mm with long term longevity and highly integrated connectivity options, the DART-SD410 from Variscite is poised to become the leading System-on-Module (SoM) supporting the Qualcomm® SnapdragonTM 410 (APQ8016). The DART-SD410 is based on Qualcomm®SnapdragonTM 410 (APQ8016) quad 1.2GHz ARM® CortexTM-A53 alongside the AdrenoTM 2D/3D graphics accelerator. With 2GB LP-DDR3 and 16GB eMMC, the DART-SD410 delivers impressive performance for Android, Linux and Windows 10 IoT. Optimized power consumption makes this miniature sized SoM ideal for portable and battery operated applications.

The DART-SD410’s highly integrated connectivity and interfaces include 13MP and 8MP dual camera inputs, Wi-Fi / BT, GPS, USB, A/V in/out and other commonly used serial interfaces. Furthermore, the SoM supports -25 to 85°C industrial operating temperatures, while offering a 10-year longevity commitment. Performing as the DART-SD410 carrier board, the VAR-SD410CustomBoard completes an attractive full reference kit, which can be employed for customers’ evaluation, development and end-product mass production.

DART-SD410 main features include:

  • Qualcomm® SnapdragonTM 410 (APQ8016) quad 1.2GHz ARM® CortexTM-A53 in 64bit/32bit architecture
  • 400MHz Qualcomm® Adreno™ 306 2D/3D Graphics accelerator
  • Up to 2GB LP-DDR3 and 16GB eMMC
  • 13MP and 8MP dual camera MIPI CSI inputs
  • Full 1080p30 video encode / decode
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1/BLE
  • Qualcomm® IZatTMGen 8C location engine supporting GPS, Compass and Glonass/Galileo
  • Display: 4 lane DSI; HDMI and LVDS via carrier
  • USB2.0 OTG
  • Audio In / Out
  • Up to 6 x SPI, 6 x I2C, 2 x UART, GPIOs
  • SD/MMC, JTAG, backlight PWM
  • Miniature size: 23mm x 43mm


Variscite also offers a fully featured, touchscreen-enabled VAR-SD410CustomBoard Carrier. It serves as a complete development kit for evaluation and application development. It interfaces with a 7″ capacitive touchscreen.


VAR-SD410CustomBoard – SBC and development kit