Kontron Debuts Dual-Core COMe-mCT10 COM Express Mini Computer-on-Module

Kontron introduced the COMe-mCT10 Computer-on-Module. According to Kontron, it is the world’s first COM Express mini Computer-on-Module with dual-core processing power. The Kontron COMe-mCT10 COM Express module is based on the Intel Atom processors N2600, N2800 and D2550. Samples of the new Kontron boards are available now. The COMe-mCT10 is ideal for handheld mobile embedded systems, as well as small portable, in-vehicle or stationary devices such as POS/POI, infotainment, digital signage, gaming and medical.

Kontron COMe-mCT10 COM Express mini Computer-on-Module with Dual-Core processing power

The Kontron COMe-mCT10 Computer-on-Modules features duo 1.6 GHz, duo 1.86 GHz or duo 2.13 GHz Intel Atom processors (N2600, N2800 and D2550), Intel NM10 Express chipset, integrated Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 3600/3650, up to 2 GB of fast on-board DDR3 800/1600 system memory, eight USB 2.0, Gigabit Ethernet, three PCI-Express x1 lanes, two serial interfaces, and Type 10 pin-out. The COMe-mCT10 also offers two options for data storage: two SATA II 300MB/s interfaces or soldered on SATA Flash Memory (up to 8GB SLC- or 32GB MLC-Flash) and SATA II 300 MB/s.

The Kontron Computer-on-Module COMe-mCT10 supports a wide range of operating systems including Wind River VxWorks 6.8, Linux, Windows XP, XPe, WEC 7 and WES 7. Windows 8 support is planned.

Kontron COMe-mCT10 Features

  • Intel Atom N2600/N2800/D2550 processor
  • Intel NM10 Express Chipset
  • Intel High Definition Audio w/ HDMI 1.3a support
  • External Boot via SPI fl ash device, SM Bus support
  • 32 KB instructions cache + 24 KB L1 Cache, 1MB L2 Cache
  • COM Express mini
  • Pin-out Type 10
  • Intel 82574L (Hartwell) 10/100/1000 Mbit Ethernet Controller
  • Optional onBoard SSD Flash drive up to 8GB SLC / 32GB MLC
  • Integrated 2D/3D Graphics Engine, GMA 3650/3600, Gfx clock 640/400MHz, DirectX 9.1
  • Video Decode: MPEG2, Blu-Ray Disk 2.0, VC-1, H.264, WMV9 up to 1080p
  • 2x Serial ATA external supporting 3Gb/s or 1x SATA + 1x SATA onBoard SSD Flash drive
  • 8x GPIO on COM Express connector
  • Optional 4Bit SDIO 2.0 Interface
  • Onboard up to 4 GB DDR3 (800 MHz)
  • Supports Windows 7, WEC7, WES 7, Windows 8 planned, Windows XP, Linux MeeGo, VxWorks Operating Systems
  • 4x PCI Express x1 Lanes, one for LAN onboard
  • LVDS 18-bit (N2600/2800) 1366×768 @112MHz, LVDS 18/24bit (D2550) 1440×900 @112MHz, DP++ (HDMI/DVI/DisplayPort)
  • 2x 2-wire TTL optional
  • SM Bus Support
  • 8x USB 2.0
  • USB Boot

More info: Kontron