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Advantech Upgrades Wide Range of Industrial Motherboard with 8th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors

Advantech, a leading supplier of industrial communication solutions, has upgraded a wide range of its platforms, including industrial ATX motherboards, slot single-board computers (SBCs), modular IPCs, industrial server boards, and transportation platforms have been fitted with 8th generation Intel® Core™ i/Xeon® E Family processors.

These 8th generation Intel® Core™ i/Xeon® E Family processors deliver 25% performance boost with  six cores. Equipped with a 9th generation Intel® graphics engine, Intel® Core™ i/Xeon® E Family processors offer rapid video acceleration, three independent 4K Ultra HD displays, and support USB 3.1 Gen 2 (10 Gb/s). These new processors are ideal for powering intelligent systems aimed at diverse markets, such as video surveillance, medical, industrial automation, and transportation infrastructure.

8th Gen Intel® Core™ i Technology Advances Intelligent Systems

Advantech has upgraded several of its intelligent system product lines with 8th generation Intel® Core™ i7/i5/i3 and Xeon® E Family processors. Product lines upgraded include, the PCE-5131PCE-5031, and PCE-7131 series of the industrial-grade PICMG 1.3 single-board computer (SBC) line; the AIMB-786 andAIMB-706 series of the ATX form factor line; and the ASMB-586 and ASMB-786 series of the server-grade motherboard line have been upgraded.

In addition to Intel’s latest processors, the PCE-5131, PCE-5031, and PCE-7131 industrial-grade PICMG 1.3 SBCs are equipped with multiple backplanes, diverse I/O, and various expansion slots to provide unrivaled flexibility and performance.

The Advantech ATX motherboard line, AIMB-786 and AIMB-706 series support up to 7 expansion slots. With the inclusion of Intel Core family processors, these motherboards offer high-performance computing and a wide range of system capabilities to support demanding industrial applications that require seamless upgrades, long-term support, proven reliability, and strict revision control.

Equipped with an upgraded Intel® Core™ i7/i5/i3/Xeon® E Family processor with DDR4 memory, the ASMB-586 and ASMB-786 server-grade motherboards can easily deliver increased computing efficiency for applications that require high-performance computing.

Upgraded Product Offerings

Industrial ATX motherboards:

AIMB-786 (Q370), Support 8th generation Intel® Core™ i7/i5/i3 CPU, 2 USB3.1 Gen2, 4 USB3.1 Gen1, 7 USB2.0, Support DDR4 up to 2666MHz, One PCIe x16, Four PCIe x4, Two PCI, Triple display VGA/DVI-D/DP to support up to 4K resolution, SATA RAID 0, 1 5, 10

AIMB-706 (H310), Support 8th generation Intel® Core™ i7/i5/i3 CPU, 4 USB3.1 Gen1, 5 USB2.0, 6 COM, Support DDR4 up to 2666MHz, One PCIe x16, One PCIe x4, Five PCI, Dual display VGA/DVI-D,

PICMG 1.3 single-board computers,

PCE-7131 (C246) / 5131 (Q370) / 5031 (H310), Support 8th generation Intel® Core™ i7/i5/i3 CPU, 1 USB3.1 Gen2, 4 USB3.1 Gen1, 7 USB2.0, Support DDR4 up to 2666MHz

Server-grade MicroATX/ATX motherboards,

ASMB-586 (C246), Support 8th generation Intel® Core™ i7/i5/i3 and Xeon® E, 4 USB3.1 Gen2, 2 USB3.1 Gen1, 7 USB2.0 ports, ECC/Non-ECC DDR4 up to 2666MHz, Triple display VGA/DVI-D/HDMI, 4 PCIe slots, 8 SATA III, IPMI remote management support

ASMB-786 (C246), Support 8th generation Intel® Core™ i7/i5/i3 and Xeon® E, 4 USB3.1 Gen2, 2 USB3.1 Gen1, 7 USB2.0 ports, ECC/Non-ECC DDR4 up to 2666MHz, Triple display VGA/DVI-D/HDMI, 7 PCIe slots, 8 SATA III, IPMI remote management support

These upgraded products also feature multiple OS and Advantech’s SUSI Access and WISE-Cloud software platforms, and will be available from Q3 of 2018. For more information about these or any other Advantech products, please contact your local sales team.

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