np100 n16c small DFI announces Intel Atom based Mini ITX motherboard: NP100 N16C

DFI has announced a new fanless Mini-ITX motherboard – NP100-N16C. This motherboard utilizes a 45nm Intel® Atom™ N270 processor (1.6GHz clock, 533MHz system bus) with the Intel® 945GSE Express chipset and ICH7M I/O controller hub. Exhibiting a processor thermal design power (TDP) of just 2.5 watts, this value-optimized platform provides higher performance-per-watt than previous Intel x86 mobile platforms.

DFI has announced a new fanless mini-ITX motherboard – NP100-N16C. This motherboard utilizes a 45nm Intel® Atom™ N270 processor (1.6GHz clock, 533MHz system bus) with the Intel® 945GSE Express chipset and ICH7M I/O controller hub. Exhibiting a processor thermal design power (TDP) of just 2.5 watts, this value-optimized platform provides higher performance-per-watt than previous Intel x86 mobile platforms.

In addition to higher performance-per-watt, this new Intel® Atom™ based platform provides better graphics media support than competing low-power processors. Software compatibility with previous 32-bit Intel® architecture products makes this value-optimized platform a cost-effective, high-performance computing solution for portable and low-power embedded applications.

np100 n16c DFI announces Intel Atom based Mini ITX motherboard: NP100 N16C

 

Also, the NP100-N16C utilizes one 240-pin DDR2 DIMM socket supporting up to 2GB of economical DDR2 800MHz or 1066MHz memory. Other significant NP100-N16C motherboard features include an 18-bit dual-channel LVDS display interface, VGA graphics interface, and DVI display interface. Also provided are 1 CompactFlash socket, 2 SATA ports, 8 USB 2.0 ports, 4 Serial COM ports, 2 PCI Express Gigabit LAN controllers, 1 PCI Express x1 slot, and 1 PCI slot. Audio support is provided via a Realtek ALC262 2-channel High Definition Audio (HDA) CODEC with S/PDIF I/O.

The NP100-N16C mini-ITX motherboard is ideal for cost-sensitive applied computing and x86 embedded systems applications including medical electronics, industrial control, security & surveillance, telecommunications, ATM/POS, digital signage, gaming and kiosk systems. It also has guaranteed availability for seven years to continually save customers the time and expense associated with additional product testing and verification processes.

 

Specifications:

- Mini-ITX form factor
- Intel® AtomTM N270 processor with HTT
- Intel® 945GSE Express chipset with ICH7M I/O controller hub
- Up to 2GB of 1 DDR2 800/1066MHz memory
- Integrated Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 950
- 2 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet LAN controllers
- 1 VGA display port
- 1 LVDS display interface
- 1 DVI-I port (DVI-D signal only)
- 1 IDE Ultra ATA/100 interface (Supports 2 devices)
- 1 PCI Express x 1 slot
- 1 PCI slot
- 8 USB ports
- 4 Serial COM ports
- 2 SATA ports
- 1 CompactFlash memory socket
- Integrated HD Audio with S/PDIF Input/Output
- Floppy Disk Controller option available on special order

 

Source: DFI