Pentium M, 1.8 GHz SBC
WinSystems launched its EBX-compatible Intel 1.8GHz Pentium M single board computer (SBC). The EBC-855-G-1.8-1 is a RoHS-compliant, processor- and I/O-intensive board offering -40°C to +70°C temperature operation. This SBC's target applications include automation, medical/diagnostic equipment, communications, security, test and measurement, and outdoor transaction terminals. Based on Intel's 855GME chipset with the ICH 4 communications controller and integrated Extreme Graphics 2 video 3D controller, the EBC-855-G-1.8-1 offers long-term product availability and full x86-Pentium compatibility. It supports up to 1GB of industry-standard PC2700 SDRAM and up to 8GB of CompactFlash. It also supports rotational floppy and hard disk drives. A variety of on-board peripherals eliminate the need for additional standard I/O peripheral cards. Its I/O interface features 10/100BaseT Ethernet port (with remote boot capability); VGA and dual channel LVDS flat panel video, a miniPCI connector for a 802.11 wireless networking module, four USB 2.0 ports, four serial COM ports, AC97 audio (5.1 codec), LPT and a PS/2 port for keyboard and mouse. A software programmable 48-line digital I/O controller provides input, output or output with readback for each I/O line. More I/O expansion is possible by self-stacking modules plugged onto the PC/104 and PC/104-Plus connectors. The EBC-855-G-1.8-1 operates Windows XP embedded and Linux software programs. List price is $895.