BCM Advanced Research introduced their MX280NI low profile mini-ITX motherboard. The MX280NI embedded motherboard features an onboard Intel Atom N2800 dual-core processor, integrated Intel Graphic Media Accelerator 3650 graphics, and Intel NM10 Chipset. The BCM MX280NI motherboard is ideal for thin client devices, display heads where the MX280NI is mounted behind the LCD panel, retail digital signage, industrial control and medical applications where space constrained enclosures and noise reduction are required.
BCM Advanced Research introduced the MX270D mini-itx motherboard. The MX270D features the Intel Atom D2700 processor, Intel NM10 Express chipset, two SO-DIMM sockets (up to 4GB of DDR3 memory), six serial ports, seven USB ports (USB DOM supported), onboard LPT port, dual SATAII connector, PCI slot, Mini PCI Express slot and onboard Compact Flash socket. The MX270D mini-itx motherboard is ideal for embedded computing applications like point-of-sale, kiosk, medical, digital signage and gaming applications.
BCM Advanced Research introduced the MX260N and NX260N industrial motherboards. Both boards feature the Intel N2600 1.60 GHz dual-core low-power processor, Intel NM10 express chipset, low TDP (totaling only 5 Watts), fanless operation, and DDR3 800 MHz memory. The MX260N is a full featured small form factor motherboard based on the mini-itx standard. The NX260N is a nano ITX ultra small footprint form factor motherboard. The BCM MX260N mini-itx and NX260N nano-itx industrial motherboards are ideal solutions for space constrained, battery operated, and cost conscious display applications (such as digital signage, mobile medical systems, industrial automation, portable POS, gaming, and Kiosk industries).
The MX67QM Mini ITX motherboard, from BCM Advanced Research, features the Intel Mobile QM67 chipset, socket G (supports second generation Intel Core i7/i5/i3 processors), multi-monitor support (HDMI, DVI-D, LVDS and VGA), dual channel DDR3 SO-DIMMs (up to 16 gigabytes to 1066/1333 MHz memory), two SATAIII, two SATAII, eight USB (optional: two USB 3.0), five COM, PCIe x 16, Mini PCIe, Compact Flash, TPM 1.2, and dual Gigabit LAN. The BCM MX67QM motherboard is ideal for gaming, medical imaging, point of sale, advanced digital signage, and video surveillance applications.
BCM Advanced Research introduced the NX450N palm size industrial Nano ITX Motherboard. The NX450N features the Intel Atom N450 processor, Intel ICH8M chipset, two SATA II ports, two COM ports, four USB 2.0, GPIO, Gigabit Ethernet port, Mini PCIe slot, Compact Flash socket, high definition audio codec, and 18-bit LVDS and VGA outputs. The NX450N is ideal for digital signage systems, fitness equipment, space saving Point-of-Sale (POS), wall mount kiosks, visitor tracking systems, mobile industrial controller boxes, and thin client or medical tablet computers.
BCM Advanced Research announced the MX57QM Mini ITX board. The MX57QM module supports Intel Core series i7, i5 and i3 mobile processors. The BCM MX57QM features the Mobile Intel QM57 Express chipset, socket 989, two dual channel DDR3 SO-DIMM sockets (up to 8 GB system memory), HDMI, DVI, 18/24-bit dual channel LVDS, standard VGA, PCIe x16, PCIe socket, Compact Flash socket (on the back), dual Gigabit LAN ports, five SATA RAID, eight USB 2.0, 16-bit GPIO and six COM ports (with one RS-232/422/485 selectable).
BCM Advanced Research introduced the MX67QM, MX67QMD, and RX67Q industrial motherboards. The new modules are based on the Intel Q67 chipset, Intel QM67 Express chipset and 2nd generation Intel Core processor family. The MX67QM, MX67QMD, and RX67Q industrial motherboards are ideal for embedded systems, digital signage, medical systems, and industrial automation.
BCM Advanced Research introduced the PPC18W-525D (18″ wide screen) and PPC15-525D (15″ LCD monitor) fanless Panel PCs. The PPC18W-525D and PPC15-525D feature the Intel Atom D525 1.8 GHz Dual Core low-power processor, ICH8M chipset, two Mini PCIe expansion slots, Compact Flash socket, secondary display support, 12V DC power, and optional WiFi (via 802.11 module). The PPC18W-525D and PPC15-525D are ideal for space constrained point-of-sale (POS), kiosks, human interface devices, and digital signage applications.
BCM Advanced Research announced the BE250-945GSE embedded system. The fanless industrial mini computer features the Intel Atom N270 1.6 GHz low-power processor, Intel 945GSE + ICH7-M Mobile Express Chipset architecture, integrated Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 950, 1GB DDR2 (upgradeable to 2GB), 120GB or larger SATA hard drive, and an 802.11b/g wireless module and antenna. The BE250-945GSE has passed EMC and safety regulations including CE, FCC, Class B, UL, CUL, CB, CCC and SRMC.
BCM Advanced Research introduced the MX45GM2 industrial Mini ITX motherboard for embedded systems. The MX45GM2 is based on Intel Montevina platform – Intel Mobile GM45 Express chipset and socket P supporting the Intel 45nm Core 2 Extreme, Core 2 Quad and Core 2 Duo processors with 667/800/1066 MHz Front Side Bus. The MX45GM2 is almost identical to the MX45GM Mini ITX motherboard — the MX45GM2 supports ATX power while the MX45GM supports the DC power. Both MX45GM and MX45GM2 are long life industrial motherboard in small form factor with lifecycles of 5 to 7 years plus.