IBASE Launches MI980 Mini-ITX Motherboard with 4th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors and Mobile Intel® QM87 Express Chipset

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    IBASE Technology Inc. (TASDAQ: 8050), a world-leading manufacturer of industrial motherboards and embedded systems, launched the MI980 in Mini-ITX form factor supporting the 4th Generation Intel® Core i7/i5 processors. The motherboard is based on the mobile Intel® QM87 and HM86 Express chipsets that offer an increase in graphics and CPU performance over previous generations. The new board design was developed primarily for the industrial and embedded markets that require high processing capability, but at the same time are constrained by power limits.


    The MI980 is equipped with two standard voltage or low-voltage DDR3 SO-DIMM sockets supporting up to 16GB of system memory. Video connections include DVI-I, DVI-D, LVDS/eDP and DisplayPort. To accommodate expansion cards, it also comes with one PCI Express x16 and two Mini PCI Express x1 slots (one for mSATA). Standard to this 170mm x 170mm platform are 6x USB 2.0, 4x USB 3.0, 6x COM (jumperless selection), 4x SATA III, 2x SATA II with the latest Intel-based dual Gigabit LAN support, which allow comprehensive peripheral and networking features. The MI980VF is also available with advanced capabilities such as Intel® Active Management Technology 9.0, Trusted Platform Module 1.2, RAID and state-of-the-art Intel® vPro™ technology.




    • Onboard Mobile 4th Generation Intel® Core™ i7/i5 processors
    • 2x standard voltage or low-voltage DDR3 SO-DIMM, Max. 16GB
    • Integrated VGA, supports DVI-I / DVI-D / LVDS or eDP / DisplayPort
    • 2x PCI-E Intel® Gigabit Ethernet
    • Watchdog timer, Digital I/O, TPM 1.2, iSMART
    • 6x USB 2.0, 4x USB 3.0, 6x COM (jumperless selection), 4x SATA III, 2x SATA II
    • 1x PCI-E(x16), 2x Mini PCI-E(x1) with one for mSATA


    About IBASE Technology


    Founded in 2000, IBASE Technology (TASDAQ: 8050) is an ISO 9001 and ISO 13485 certified company that specializes in the design and manufacturing of industrial PC products. IBASE provides OEM/ODM services tailoring products to customers' requirements. Current product offerings from IBASE include various single board computers, Mini-ITX boards, Disk-Size SBC, ETX CPU modules, embedded systems and network appliance for various applications in the automation, digital signage, gaming, entertainment, medical, military and networking markets.


    IBASE is committed to delivering innovative, practical and dependable solutions for an ever-evolving industrial computing landscape. For more information, please visit http://www.ibase.com.tw


    IBASE Technology Inc. is an Associate Member of the Intel® Intelligent Systems Alliance, a community of communications and embedded developers and solution providers. For more information, please visit www.intel.com/go/ica