The Pumpkin i500 EVK is designed by OLogic and powered by MediaTek AIot i500 . It is an SBC that is built to support computer vision and AI Edge Computing.
Designed for AIoT market this EVK jump-starts the development of products with display and camera capabilities (control panels, smart hubs, point-of-sales, smart appliances, robots).
There is contingent support for the core technologies that run voice-controlled devices from Amazon Alexa Voice Services and Google Assistant, for devices based on the very popular home attendants.
The MediaTek AIot SDK supports Yocto 3.1 Linux based on Kernel 5.4 and Android 10 to let third-party customers and members of the MediaTek Ecosystem test Computer Vision algorithms, AI models and custom software on top of the base layer.
The SDK is receiving updates quarterly, with security updates and patches being delivered over-the-air (OTA) on a regular basis. The chipset series has a timeline for updates to features and security for device manufacturers to leverage the latest builds for their units to protect end-users and patch vulnerabilities.