The Analog Devices Blackfin BF609 Embedded Vision Starter Kit includes a single board featuring all the blocks necessary to prototype an embedded vision application, including the Analog Devices BF609 dual core processor, a high-definition CMOS color sensor with replaceable lens for video input, HDMI/DVI port for output, 10/100 Ethernet and LED target illumination. The kit also includes a USB-based In-Circuit Emulator providing an easy, portable, nonintrusive, debugging solution for the Kit.Two 6-month unrestricted versions of CrossCore® Embedded Studio are included with tutorials to demonstrate ease of use of the tools and the speed at which designers can develop applications with Blackfin BF609 Embedded Vision Starter Kit. In addition, the kit includes drivers, example software, and a unique machine vision dice counting software reference design, developed by BDTI, providing commented source code utilizing the Blackfin core and the Pipelined Video Processor. Target markets for the kit include: • Industrial/Machine vision • Military vision applications • Safety monitoring • Security camera analytics • Robot vision • Traffic/Vehicle monitoring/tracking • Building automation • Bar code scanning • Digital signage • Gesture recognition • Medical vision applications • Thermal imaging cameras The resale price of the starter kit is $299, with an introductory price of $199 for the first 500 kits sold. For more information on the FinBoard community – starter kits, videos, future trainings and more, go to www.finboard.org. Follow Avnet on Twitter: @avnetdesignwireContribute to our technical forumsView product and company videosBuy our components About Avnet Electronics Marketing Avnet Electronics Marketing is an operating group of Phoenix-based Avnet, Inc. that serves electronic original equipment manufacturers (EOEMs) and electronic manufacturing services (EMS) providers in more than 70 countries, distributing electronic components from leading manufacturers and providing associated design-chain and supply-chain services. The group's website is located at www.em.avnet.com. About Avnet, Inc. Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), a Fortune 500 company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers globally. Avnet accelerates its partners' success by connecting the world's leading technology suppliers with a broad base of customers by providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. For the fiscal year ended June 30, 2012, Avnet generated revenue of $25.7 billion. For more information, visit www.avnet.com.