PRLog - Jun. 11, 2014 - SON, Netherlands -- Advantech is launching a full range of embedded RISC platform solutions powered by Freescale® i.MX6 series processors followed by the ARM® Cortex™-A9 micro architecture. Advantech RISC computing solutions range from ROM-3420 (http://www.advantech.eu/
The New Freescale® i.MX6 SoC – Highly integrated, Low Power Consumption
In April 2013, Freescale® unleashed the industry’s first truly scalable multi-core platform that includes single-, dual- and quad-core families based on the ARM® Cortex™A9 architecture. With a highly integrated hardware design and extraordinary graphic performance, the new generation ARM-based SoC has shortened the gap between x86 and RISC and became a simple, cost effective and high performance solution that shakes up the embedded industrial market. By integrating Freescale® i.MX6 series processors, Advantech offers low-cost, simple and flexible RISC computing solutions for customers.
Value-added RISC Hardware and Software Design-in Services
In order to meet the strong demands from industrial markets, Advantech developed a series of industrial-grade solutions with value added services including SW/HW design-in service, schematics review service, and a customization service. To facilitate the integration of customized applications, Advantech also provides a complete Board Support Package (BSP) and middleware for H/W monitoring, remote management and peripheral control. Moreover, the APIs for vertical markets like signage, automation and IoT are also available to support plug-and-play for RISC Compact Box Computers.
ROM-3420, RTX 2.0 Module
ROM-5420, SMARC Module
ROM-7420, Qseven Module
Designed with Freescale i.MX6 Cortex™-A9 1GHz SOLO/Dual/Quad SoC, ROM-7420 is a cost effective solution following the standard Qseven 1.2 specification. With a compact size of 70 x 70 mm, and a light weight of only 20g, ROM-7420 is easy to integrate into various applications and fits different chassis. With multiple OS support for Linux, Embedded Android and Windows Embedded Compact 2013 on a by project basis, ROM-7420 is highly capable for a range of different applications such as industrial control, HMI and transportation.
RSB-4410, 3.5” SBC for Multi-media Application
Measuring 146 x 102 mm, RSB-4410 is a full function 3.5" inches single board computer power by the Freescale® i.MX6 series processor. With excellent graphic performance that supports dual Full-HD displays via HDMI, VGA and single channel LVDS, RSB-4410 is a specifically designed single board solution for digital signage. Linux V3.0.35 BSP and Android 4.2.2 BSP are also available for facilitating application development and system integration. With these features, RSB-4410 is ideal for digital signage and HMI applications.
UBC-DS31, RISC Full HD Digital Signage Box
RISC-based digital signage box UBC-DS31 is powered by Freescale ® Cortex™-A9 i.MX6 Dual 1GHz processor with Advantech signage software built-in. Based on the high performance ARM® Cortex™-A9 processor, UBC-DS31 delivers superior multimedia performance and low power consumption. UBC-DS31 also features an easy assembly mechanical design and built-in plug-and-play UI in Android or Linux-based content editor.
UBC-200, Network Gateway Box Computer
Powered by Freescale® i.MX6 Cortex™-A9 Dual/Quad processor, UBC-200 is an IP-based RISC compact box computer designed for industrial applications and the IoT market. UBC-200 has a compact size of only 111 x 77 x 30mm and multiple I/O including USB 2.0, Full HD 1080P HDMI, Gigabit Ethernet and a mini PCIe slot for WIFI/3G module support. Besides its rich I/O design, it also supports -20~70 °C wide temperature range operation, fanless design for better reliability and wall-mount and DIN rail options for easy mounting.
These new RISC modules, boards and systems come with multi-OS, free BSP, Advantech SUSI API/Middleware and design-in service support. All products will be available by June, 2014.
For more information, please visit www.advantech.eu or contact your local sales representatives.