MSI launched WindBOX as Intel® Atom™ Solution for Low Power And Ultra Mini Size

msi-windboxMSI has prepared to launch whole new industrial product WindBOX to the market in 2009 Q1. For clients’ strong demand of ultra-low power platform with fanless design, MSI debuts the IM-945GSE based on the Intel® AtomTM processor N270 and the Mobile Intel® 945GSE Express chipset to provide the latest ultra-low power and slim form factor into solid embedded applications.

MSI enhanced I/O connectivity covers a Realtek 10/100 LAN, 3 USB 2.0 ports, a 3-in-1 card reader, and VGA interface. Different from other similar products in the market, MSI provides longevity support for 5-year lifespan to help you ensure long-term operation quality. Besides, MSI WindBOX eliminates the noise and the risk of fan’s failure by wide heatsink as fanless solution.

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The Intel AtomM processor N270 in the WindBOX offers robust performance-per-watt. The N270 is based on Intel® 45nm process technology and generates 2.5W TDP power and 0.6W average power consumption. The N270’s latest SSE3 instruction sets enhance performance for multimedia and gaming application.msi-windbox

The chipset is a combination of the Intel® 945GSE Graphics Memory Controller Hub and the Intel® I/O Controller Hub 7-M (ICH7-M), which provides great I/O capability including 1GB memory capacity, a Mini-PCIe socket and a SATA II interface. The chipset features the Intel® GMA950 (Graphics Media Accelerator) with full support for DirectX 9 and OpenGL 1.4. With such solid capability, the MSI WindBOX revolutionizing the traditional definition of a low power and cost-effective segment.

msi-windboxThe MSI WindBOX supports VESA wall-mount interface and various scenarios like digital signage, thin client, and POS with affordable expenditure, which not only fits the demand of Industrial applications but also qualifies for the request of companies, governments, and institutes for general using. Based on endless innovation, MSI keeps providing you more efficient and economical products and being with you to fulfill your demand.

Specification


Barebone
CPU Intel® AtomTM Processor
Processor Intel® AtomTM N270 1.6GHz (TDP 2.5W)
Chipset Intel® 945GSE + ICH7M
Memory 1 GB on board/ 1 * DDR2 SO-DIMM 553/667, up to 1 GB
Graphic Engine Intel® GMA 950 3D Graphic Engine
Display Port 1* VGA
USB 3 * USB 2.0 Port
LAN 1 * Realtek 10/100 LAN
WiFi 802.11 b/g
Audio 2 jacks Mic In; Head Phone Out
Antenna 1 * SMA Connector (Optional)
Card Reader 3-in-1 (SD/MMC/Memory Stick)
Storage 1 * SATA II
Application Digital Signage, Thin Client, Value PC, POS
Power Specification
Power Source DC 20V, 40W
Mechanical and Environmental
System Dimension 180 x 255 x 19 mm, 1.08 Kg
Operating Temp 0°C to 35°C
Storage Temp -20°C to 80°C
Regulatory Compliance UL, CSA (cUL), TUV, TUV-CB, CE-LVD, CE, FCC Class B, BSMI, VCCI, C-Tick, RoHS Compliant

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