- April 16, 2020
April 16, 2020 - Axiomtek announced the CEM521, a COM Express Type 6 module powered by the latest 8th generation Intel Core i7/i5/i3 processor or Intel Celeron processor 4305UE (Whiskey Lake-U). It is suitable for harsh operating conditions with an operating temperature range of -40°C to +85°C (-40°F to +185°F). The 4K-ready system on module was designed for graphics-intensive Industrial IoT applications including industrial control system, medical imaging, digital signage, gaming machines, military, and networking.
The palm-sized CEM521 is packed with a variety of features including low power consumption, industrial temperature support and graphic processing capability. The COM Express Type 6 module supports two DDR4-2400 SO-DIMM sockets for up to 64GB of system memory. The CEM521 is also integrated with Intel Gen 9 graphics and supported with DX12.0, OCL 2.0 and OGL 4.3 for excellent graphics performance with a resolution of up to 4K (4096 x 2160 @ 30 Hz). It offers three independent display support through one LVDS, one VGA and one DDI ports for HDMI/DisplayPort.
The intel Core-based CEM521 comes with multiple I/O options including eight PCI Express lanes, three SATA-600 interfaces, one Gigabit LAN port with Intel i219-LM Ethernet controller, four USB 3.0 ports, eight USB 2.0 ports, one LVDS, one VGA, one DDI, and four digital I/O channels. Also, the LPC bus is available for connection of legacy I/O interfaces. The CEM521 supports 12V power DC input applications. Trusted Platform Module (TPM 2.0) is also supported to provide hardware-based data protection. This COM Express type 6 module is compatible with Windows 10 and Linux operating systems. It also supports AMS.AXView, Axiomtek’s software for smart device monitoring and remote management applications.