AXIOMTEK Rolls Out SBC86834 Intel 945GC Mini ITX Motherboard

AXIOMTEK, an Associate Member of the Intel® Embedded and Communications Alliance, announced the SBC86834 Mini ITX motherboard incorporating the Intel® 945GC Express chipset, designed for today’s demanding applications such as gaming, DSA, DVR, industrial automation, and network security applications. Powered by the Intel® 945GC Express chipset with 82801GB I/O Controller Hub 7 (ICH7/ICH7R), the remarkable cost-effective SBC86834 is designed with a LGA775 socket for Intel® Core[tm] 2 Duo, Pentium® D, Pentium® 4 or Celeron® D processor with a 533/800 MT/S front side bus. The integrated Intel® GMA 950 graphics core provides outstanding graphics performance without the need for a separate graphics card.

AXIOMTEK SBC86834 Intel 945GC Mini ITX MotherboardAside from CRT (2048 x 1536) support, the SBC86834 has high performance DVI (1600 x 1200) connection and a connector for 24-bit dual channel LVDS (1600 x 1200) displays. It also supports Dynamic Video Memory Technology (DVMT) 3.0 with a video memory up to 224 MB. An onboard Realtek ALC203 codec chip supports 2-channel AC’97 audio features. To satisfy expansion capability requirement for industrial application needs, the SBC86834 comes with one PCIe x4 slot and two Serial ATA 300 MB/s connectors. Two 240-pin DIMM sockets can support up to 2 GB of DDR2 533/667 SDRAM. LAN functionality is provided by a Realtek RTL8111B PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet controller.

“The SBC86834 is designed to enable space-efficient solutions to deliver great computing performance per watt” said Joseph Chou, Product Manager of Embedded Computing Business Unit. “It is validated with a variety of processors to meet a wide range of performance needs. In addition to performance rich, AXIOMTEK’s SBC86834 is suitable for high-resolution display solutions like gaming, POS, transportation, DSA, and medical devices. Otherwise, Embedded OS porting, system integration, and ODM/OEM service are also available by AXIOMTEK.”

With a compact 6.7″ x 6.7″ size, the space-efficient Mini ITX motherboard features rich connectivity including six powered COM ports (RS-232), six Hi-speed USB 2.0 ports, dual Gigabit LAN ports via PCIe x1 interface, one PCIe x4 slot, two SATA ports, one CompactFlash[tm] Type II socket(Optional), PS/2 ports, AC’97 audio, and Digital I/O.

The SBC86834 will be available in early November. For more information or pricing, please e-mail

Main Features

  • LGA775 socket Intel® Core[tm]2 Duo/ Pentium® D/ Pentium® 4/ Celeron® D processor with FSB 800/533 MHz
  • Intel® 945GC Express chipset with 82801GB I/O Controller Hub 7/7R
  • 6 COM ports for transaction terminal applications
  • Dual 10/100/100Mbps Ethernet
  • 6 USB 2.0 ports
  • DVI-D output
  • 1 PCIe x4 slot

AXIOMTEK Co., Ltd. is one of the world’s leading designers/manufacturers of PC-based industrial computer products. From its roots as a turnkey systems integrator specializing in data acquisition and control systems, AXIOMTEK has mirrored the PC evolution in various industries by shifting its focus toward the design and manufacture of PC-based industrial automation solutions. AXIOMTEK was established since 1990. The company has 475 employees in headquarters and over 110 employees in subsidiaries including USA, China, Japan, and Europe. The company has appointed more than 60 distributor partners around the globe. AXIOMTEK offers IPC (Industrial PCs), ECP (Embedded Computing Platforms), PPC (Panel PCs), Medical Panel Computers, HMI (Human Machine Interface), DAC (Data Acquisition & Control Cards Solutions), and NA (Network Security Appliances) product lines with more than 400 items.