IBASE Rolls Out IB520 Low Power AMD Geode Single Board Computer

IBASE Technology, a leading manufacturer of RoHS-compliant single board computers and industrial motherboards, announces a cost effective 3.5-inch disk-size single board computer, the IB520, which supports the AMD Geode CS5536 companion device, optimized to work with the AMD Geode LX 800@0.9W processor. The IB520 is an integrated platform that delivers the highest power/performance ratio available in the industry today, offering designers a complete solution for developing a variety of end-user devices that require high-performance x86-based processing and low power usage.

IBASE IB520 Low Power AMD Geode Single Board Computer (SBC)

With highly versatile internal power management, the IB520 disk-size SBC comes with advanced features to meet a wide range of applications. Up to 1GB of DDR SDRAM is supported by the onboard SO-DIMM memory socket. The integrated VGA controller supports graphics interfaces for CRT, TFT and LVDS LCD displays. Connectivity is provided by 10/100 BaseT Ethernet, four USB 2.0 and two serial interfaces. A Compact Flash socket, PCI-104 interface and PCMCIA connectors are also available. Board dimensions are 145mm by 102mm.


  • Embedded AMD Geode LX processor, 433MHz (LX700) / 500MHz (LX800)
  • DDR SO-DIMM x 1, Max. 1GB
  • Realtek RTL8100C 10/100 BaseT Ethernet
  • Integrated LX800/LX700 2D VGA controller, supports CRT, TFT and LVDS interfaces
  • 4 x USB 2.0, 2 x COM, Compact Flash socket, Watchdog timer, Digital I/O
  • PCI-104 expansion, optional PCMCIA connector

About IBASE Technology
IBASE Technology was set up by a group of experienced engineers who revolve around the IPC arena and talented marketing and management staff sharing the same ideals and goals. As a team, it has gained the respect and support from reputable and established companies that eventually forged strategic partnerships with IBASE. IBASE’s R&D team is composed hardware and software engineers, 50% with over 10 years and 45% with between 5 to 10 years of experience in their respective fields. IBASE, an ISO9001 certified company, also specializes in OEM/ODM services tailoring products to customers’ requirements. Current product offerings from IBASE include various single board computers, Mini-ITX, industrial motherboards, ETX CPU modules, CompactPCI processor boards, network appliance and digital surveillance systems.