Product News: Computer Hardware & Peripherals
Mini ITX Motherboard supports Intel® Rapid Storage Technology.
Press Release Summary:
December 18, 2012 - Based on Mobil Intel® QM77 Express chipset, MANO870 is designed for 3rd Generation Socket G2 Intel® Core™ i7/i5/i3 processors. Board features two DDR3 1600/1333 MHz SO-DIMM slots with up to 16 GB memory, 4 USB 3.0 ports, 8 USB 2.0 ports, and 5 SATA ports with RAID 0/1/5/10. Intel® HD Graphics 4000/2500 engine, built into chipset, offers DX11 support and dual-view capability via HDMI/DVI-D/VGA/LVDS. Featuring 170 x 170 mm footprint, MANO870 also supports PCIe x16 Gen3, iAMT 8.0, and TPM 1.2.
Original Press Release
Amazing 3rd Generation Intel® Core(TM) Mini ITX Motherboard with iAMT 8.0 - MANO870 by Axiomtek
Press release date: December 13, 2012
Taipei, Taiwan, – Axiomtek’s MANO870 Mini ITX motherboard based on the Mobil Intel® QM77 Express chipset is designed for the new 3rd Generation Socket G2 Intel® Core™ i7/i5/i3 processors. The high performing MANO870 comes with two DDR3 1600/1333 MHz SO-DIMM slots with up to 16GB memory and five SATA ports with RAID 0, 1, 5, 10. The Intel® HD Graphics 4000/2500 engine with DX11 support is built into the chipset to provide fast graphics performance and dual-view capability. The supported display interfaces include DVI-D, VGA, LVDS and HDMI. It also supports Intel® Rapid Storage Technology, Active Management Technology 8.0 as well as Trusted Platform Module 1.2. One PCIe 3.0 x16 is ready for a separate graphics card and one PCI Express Mini Card is for WiFi and 3G wireless communication modules. Having a small footprint of only 170 mm x 170 mm and powerful performance enables system developers to design extremely high-end applications, such as storage server, POS, kiosk, medical, gaming, digital signage, and surveillance security monitoring.
“This high-end MANO870 industrial grade Mini ITX motherboard is an ideal platform for developing embedded and industrial computing solution since it provides fast and smart capabilities by utilizing 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ processor as well as great graphics performance. It also offers SATA RAID, Intel® RST, iAMT 8.0, TPM 1.2 and dual Gigabit Ethernet ports for various mission critical applications,” said David Chiu, PM of Product Planning Division at Axiomtek.
In addition, the conspicuous mini-ITX motherboard supports Intel® Rapid Storage Technology (RST) with enhanced performance, power management, and data protection for the storage subsystems. Thus, the MANO870 benefits users a better performance of disk intensive retrieval applications. Except several new technologies, the board reserved rich I/O features include four USB 3.0, eight USB 2.0, two SATA-600 and three SATA-300 with RAID function, two Gigabit LANs, HDMI, DVI-D, VGA, LVDS, digital I/O (4 channel IN and 4 channel OUT), and HD audio. Expansion capabilities contain one CFast™ socket, PCIe 3.0 x16 slot, and PCI Express Mini Card slot. To ensure reliable operation, the MANO870 supports watchdog timer and SMART FAN. This compact embedded platform also meets all requirements for the Windows® 7 OS.
Don’t miss the chance to experience the high-performance MANO870 now! The product will be available around end of January, 2013. For more product information or pricing, please visit us at www.axiomtek.com or contact our sales representative at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Socket G2 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ i7/ i5/ i3/ Celeron® processors
- 2 DDR3-1333/1600 MHz slots support max. up to 16 GB
- PCIe x16 Gen3 supported
- 2 SATA-600 support
- 4 USB 3.0 and 8 USB 2.0 ports
- iAMT 8.0 and TPM 1.2 supported
- Dual-view display via HDMI/DVI-D/VGA/LVDS
Axiomtek Co., Ltd. is one of the world's leading designers/manufacturers of PC-based industrial computer products. From its roots as a turnkey systems integrator specializing in data acquisition and control systems, Axiomtek has mirrored the PC evolution in various industries by shifting its focus toward the design and manufacture of PC-based industrial automation solutions.
Axiomtek was established since 1990. The company has 400 employees in headquarters and over 150 employees in subsidiaries including USA, China, and Europe. The company has appointed more than 60 distributor partners around the globe. Axiomtek offers IPC (Industrial PCs), ECP (Embedded Computing Platforms), Rugged Embedded System, (eBOX/tBOX/rBOX series), TPC (Touch Panel Computers), Medical Panel Computers, HMI (Human Machine Interface), Digital Signage & Displays, Industrial Networking & Converters, and NA (Network Appliances) product lines with more than 400 items.