Desktop Networking Device leverages AMD Embedded G-Series SoCs.

Press Release Summary:

RoHS-compliant PL-80740 is powered by AMD® Embedded G-Series – 1.0 GHz GX-412TC QC or 1.6 GHz GX-416RA QC – SoC chipset, which delivers HD multimedia capabilities while supporting heterogeneous computing platform for parallel processing. Along with onboard DDR3L 1 GB memory (2 GB max), unit supports storage interfaces for 2.5 in. SATA HDD and CompactFlash™. Connectivity is fostered via USB 2.0, RJ-45 console, and 8 Copper GbE ports. Mini-card socket features LED indicators.

Original Press Release:

Desktop Networking Device with AMD® Embedded G-Series SoC, 8 GbE and mini PCIe

NORTH ANDOVER, MA:  WIN Enterprises, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of embedded controllers and network platforms for OEMs, announces the PL-80740. The new desktop unit is an AMD-powered unit designed for network service applications. Supporting the AMD Embedded G-Series SOC chipset, the PL-80740 can be guaranteed for extended product availability by WIN Enterprises.

The AMD G-Series SOC achieves superior performance per watt in the low-power x86 microprocessor class of products when running multiple industry standard benchmarks. The G-Series delivers an exceptional HD multimedia experience while supporting a heterogeneous computing platform for parallel processing. A choice of two AMD G-Series processors is provided:

• AMD GX-412TC QC 1.0GHz

• AMD GX-416RA QC 1.6GHz

The platform supports onboard DDR3L 1GB memory up to a maximum of 2GB. The device is equipped with storage interfaces that include a 2.5” SATA HDD and CompactFlash™. For networking utility, the PL-80740 is equipped with 8 Copper GbE, USB 2.0 ports, RJ-45 console port. A mini-card socket with LED indicators enable users to monitor power and storage device activity.

Other Features

• Maximum 8 GbE ports via PCI-e by1

• Expansive I/O with USB 2.0; 2.5" SATA HDD bay, CF socket, mini-PCIe slot and Console port

• Cost-effective pricing

• RoHS compliance

WIN Enterprises will work with electron OEMs modify this COTS design to more specific specifications when ordered in standard OEM or above quantities. The use of embedded components enables WIN Enterprises to guarantee available for up to 7 years.

About WIN Enterprises

WIN Enterprises is an ISO 9001 certified product development company that designs and manufactures customized x86-based embedded systems and motherboards. Founded in 1991, WIN Enterprises develops reference designs for the leading microprocessor companies, as well as customized set-top boxes, rack-mounted appliances, and other electronic products for OEM customers.

With facilities in the United States, Taiwan, and China, WIN Enterprises enables cost-effective design, manufacturing, and fulfillment services for corporations around the world. For more information contact WIN Enterprises at +1 (978) 688-2000 or email

Press Contact

John Hill,

Director of Marketing,

WIN Enterprises

978-688-2000 x14

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