ADLINK Rolls Out Low-Power Geode LX 800 COM Module with SATA Support

ADLINK releases a new, low-power ETX-GLX COM based on the AMD(R) Geode(TM) LX 800 processor and CS5536 companion chipset. The ETX-GLX supports up to 1 GB DDR400 memory in a single SODIMM socket or can optionally be equipped with 128 MB or 256 MB DDR400 memory soldered on the module.

Targeted for markets such as medical automation, gaming, instrumentation, POS, mobile computing, and transportation where low-power, medium performance and extended graphic support is required, the ETX-GLX supports advanced display features such as CRT support up a resolution of 1920×1440 and single or dual channel 24-bit LVDS panels at up to a 1600×1200 resolution. This module can also optionally be equipped with a Focus Enhancement TV encoder chip that supports both standard and high definition TV output.

ADLINK ETX-GLX Geode LX 800 COM Module with SATA SupportThis ETX 3.02 compliant module further incorporates a 10/100Base-T Ethernet port, a PATA EIDE controller supporting both PIO and UDMA modes, a dual port SATA controller, four USB 2.0 ports, two serial ports, one parallel port (SPP/ECP/EPP), one PS2 keyboard/mouse interface, an AC’97 audio interface, and power management functionality.

The ETX-GLX includes BSP support for Windows XP, Windows XP Embedded, Linux and Vxworks, and is aimed at applications that require a guaranteed long production life support.

Pricing and Availability
The ETX-GLX is currently available, is competitively priced at $299, and is available with discounts in volume.

About ADLINK Technology
ADLINK Technology provides a wide range of embedded computing products and services to the test & measurement, automation & process control, gaming, communications, medical, network security, homeland security, and transportation industries. ADLINK products include integrated building blocks for Industrial Application Platforms: ISA, PCI, PXI, and PCI Express-based data acquisition and I/O; vision and motion control; and AdvancedTCA, CompactPCI, PICMG, and COM Express modules for industrial computing. ADLINK strives to minimize the total cost of ownership (TCO) of its customers by providing customization and system integration services, maintaining low manufacturing costs, and extending the lifecycle of its products. ADLINK is a global company with headquarters and manufacturing in Taiwan; R&D and integration in Taiwan, China, and the US; and an extensive network of worldwide sales and support offices.

ADLINK is ISO-9001, ISO-14001, and TL9000 certified, is an Associate Member of the Intel(R) Communications Alliance, an Executive Member of PICMG, a Sponsor Member of the PXI Systems Alliance, and an Associate Member of the LXI Consortium. ADLINK is a publicly traded company listed on the TAIEX Taiwan Stock Exchange.