Acromag introduced the XCOM-6400 COM Express Module. The Type 6 board is available with either the Intel fourth-generation Core i7 or i5 Haswell CPU. The XCOM-6400 features the Intel 8-Series QM87 PCH chipset (Lynx Point), up to 16GB of high-speed DDR3L, and an Intel integrated graphics processor, Gigabit Ethernet. The module is ideal for defense, aerospace, and industrial applications. Prices start at $1995.
Rochester Electronics has developed a lead-free version of the AM188EM microprocessor. In addition to being RoHS-compliant, the Rochester AM188EM CPU offers higher performance and is more integrated than the 80C188 processor originally manufactured by AMD. Rochester Electronics is authorized to create and manufacture lead-free versions of previously discontinued products.
AMD announced the AMD Embedded G-T16R Accelerated Processing Unit (APU). The AMD G-T16R APU enables small form factor and fanless designs. It has a power consumption of only 2.3 watts on average or 4.5 watts thermal design power (TDP). The AMD Embedded G-T16R is targeted at very low power, small form factor and cost-sensitive embedded designs that require a combination of x86 compatibility and graphics. It is ideal for point-of-sale order entry stations and tablets, medical bedside terminals and solar-powered traffic control devices.
Altair, by Diamond Systems, is a rugged EMX Basic single board computer (SBC). It is based on the 1.6GHz Intel Atom E680T CPU. Altair features dual Gigabit Ethernet ports, 1GB or 2GB of DDR2 DRAM soldered on-board, LVDS and VGA graphics interfaces, four serial ports, and four USB 2.0 ports. The Altair COM Express single board computer will be available next quarter. Prices start at $795.
ADLINK Technology recently introduced their EOS-1200 embedded vision system. The EOS-1200 supports the second generation Intel Core i7 quad core processor and the IEEE 1588 precise time protocol. The embedded system features four independent gigabit power over Ethernet (PoE) ports, data transfer rates up to 4.0 Gb/s, four serial ports, two USB 3.0 ports, 32 PNP/NPN isolated digital I/Os, two SATA interface, CFAST slot, internal USB port, and 1 kbit programmable EEPROM. The EOS-1200 is available now. Prices start at $1885. The system is ideal for multi-camera imaging applications like factory automation and food and packaging inspection.
Ronetix introduced the SAM9-CM embedded CPU modules. The new board series feature an Atmel ARM926-based microcontroller, 128MiB DDR2 SDRAM, 256MiB NandFlash, 4MiB SPI Flash, 1024-bit one-wire EEPROM, and optional Ethernet PHY Layer Transceiver. The Ronetix SAM9-CM embedded CPU module is available now. The board is ideal for embedded and industrial applications.
Avalue Technology introduced their ECM-A50M signal board computer. The 3.5-inch SBC features the AMD eOntario T40E CPU, A50M chipset, 204-pin DDR3 SODIMM (up to 4GB DDR3 1066 SDRAM), two Realtek Gigabit interfaces, mini-PCIe (mSATA supported) expansion slot, two SATA, two COM, seven USB 2.0, LPC, 16-bit GPIO (8-in and 8-out) and 4/5/8-wire built-in touch controller. The Avalue ECM-A50M SBC supports dual channel 18/24-bit LVDS (transfer through DDI) as well as CRT+LVDS, HDMI+LVDS, CRT+HDMI multi-display configurations.
WIN Enterprises introduced their PL-80320 embedded system. The PL-80320 features a VIA Nano/Eden processor, AMI SPI BIOS, VIA VX900 chipset, DDR3 SO-DIMM socket (up to 4GB) eight COM ports, dual GbE LAN,four USB 2.0 ports, and compact sealed housing. The fanless box computer is ideal for industrial automation, kiosk, POS, and digital signage applications.
ICube Technology introduced Harmony Unified Processor Technology for mobile computing. Harmony Unified Processor Technology integrates a central processing unit (CPU) and a graphics processing unit (GPU) into one unified core. Finished silicon for the Harmony Unified Processor Technology has been produced and is ready for packaging. The chip is ideal for the Android-based tablet computer market. Volume shipping is expected by the end of the year.
MSC Vertriebs GmbH announced the MSC Q7-NT2 ARM processor based Qseven module. The MSC Q7-NT2 features the NVIDIA Tegra 290 low-power processor, three PCI Express x 1 channels, up to four USB 2.0 hosts, USB OTG port, serial UART interface, AC 97 audio, 10/100/1000 Base-T Fast Ethernet (IEEE1588 Real Time), I2C (400Kbit/s) and SPI. The Qseven module is ideal for visualization, digital signage, multimedia, entertainment, Internet TV, and harsh industrial applications. The MSC board supports Microsoft Windows CE operating system and Linux.