BCM BC57Q ATX Industrial Motherboard

BCM Advanced Research introduced the BC57Q Intel Q57 based industrial ATX motherboard. The BC57Q features the LGA1156 socket H and the Intel Q57 Express Chipset. The BC57Q integrates the Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) and the memory controller into the Intel Core i7, i5 and i3 desktop processors while combining the other functionality of the North and South bridges into one single Controller Hub. The BC57Q industrial ATX motherboard will be available in July, 2010.

BCM BC57Q ATX Motherboard Features

  • LGA1156 socket H
  • Intel Q57 Express Chipset
  • Platform Controller Hub (PCH)
  • Turbo Boost and Hyper-Threading technology
  • Four DIMM slots (supports up to 16 GB dual channel DDR3 system memory)
  • Dual display is supported via onboard DVI-D and VGA video outputs
  • Optional HDMI through add-on card
  • One PCIe x16, one PCIe x4, one PCIe x1 and four PCI slots
  • Supports 720p, 1080i and 1080p HD videos through the add-on interface
  • Two Gigabit LAN interfaces (controlled by the Intel 82578DM and 82583V Ethernet chipsets)
  • Five SATAII and one eSATA port with 3/Gbs data transferring speed
  • Fourteen USB 2.0 and optional two USB 3.0 with 5.0 Gb/s super-speed connectors
  • Four RS-232 serial ports and one Floppy pin-header
  • Intel vPro Technology
  • Intel Active Management Technology 6.0 (iAMT 6.0)
  • Intel Anti-Theft Technology
  • Intel Trusted Execution Technology
  • Intel Virtualization Technology
  • Intel Rapid Storage Technology
  • Intel Rapid Recovery Technology
  • Trusted Platform Module 1.2 (TPM 1.2)

More info: BCM Advanced Research