The VPXcel3 SBC325 Rugged Single Board Computer (SBC) from GE Intelligent Platforms features the high performance, highly integrated 3rd Generation Core i7 processor platform from Intel.
The 3rd Generation Core i7 with fully integrated graphics and memory controller plus quad core processing up to 2.1 GHz offers better performance per watt — all in one device. Coupled with an Intel mobile chipset, this provides an unmatched level of I/O bandwidth for both on-board and off-board functions.
Features of the 3rd Gen. Core i7 processor
Up to 15% (compute) and 50% (3D graphics) performance improvement over previous generation
Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX) signal processing
Intelligent performance on-demand with Intel Turbo Boost Technology
PCIe GEN 3 (8 GT/sec) data transfer capability
Hyper-Thread Technology -- 2 threads per core
In addition to a comprehensive range of onboard IO features, the SBC325 also offers an on-board XMC with IO mezzanine expansion site for enhanced system flexibility. Memory resources include up to 8 GB DDR3 SDRAM with ECC, 32 GB NAND Flash, and optional hard drive via XMC.
The SBC325 is designed to meet the requirements of a wide range of applications from industrial through to fully rugged Defense and Aerospace programs. It offers extended temperature capability and a range of air and conduction cooled build levels.
A rich software choice is planned for the SBC325, including comprehensive Deployed Test Software (BIT and BCS) plus OS support for Windows 7, Open Linux, and VxWorks®.