Axiomtek launches high performance motherboard

Axiomtek has introduced a unique Pico-ITX embedded motherboard that offers combinations of ruggedness, high computing capabilities, customizability, rich features and reliability in an extremely compact size, the company said.

The PICO500 supports the 6th Generation Intel® Core™ i7/i5/i3 and Celeron® processors for scalable CPU options. It is advanced, fanless, and designed to operate reliably in a great variety of environments and applications. Its true value lies in its rich and highly customizable features that are designed to fit the challenging needs of many demanding applications in various industries.

The new PICO500 is highly durable and robust. It offers a wide operating temperature range of -20°C to +70°C (-4°F to +158°F). For applications that require superb graphical capabilities, the PICO500 delivers Ultra HD 4K resolution output through its HDMI and LVDS ports. Among its other abundant features, this versatile board offers a variety of useful interfaces including USB 3.0, DDI, and UART interfaces. To ensure reliable operation, the PICO500 also offers watchdog timer to detect and recover from computer malfunctions; and hardware monitoring for temperature, voltage, fan speed, and more.

This highly reliable board comes with one full-size PCI Express Mini Card. Its storage interfaces can support SATA HDD and mSATA solid state drive. The PICO500 runs well with Windows® 8.1 and 10 operating systems that support Intel® Active Management Technology 11 (AMT 11) for better remote management (on Intel® Core™ i7 & i5 processor only).