In addition to being used for product development, the company expects it to be incorporated into products and purchased by manufacturers.
“Users can experience 1.7 times the single-threaded performance and 1.5 times the multi-threaded performance with up to 16 GB of LPDDR4 system memory,” according to the company. Up to 64 GB of on-board eMMC is also possible.
Dubbed “UP Squared V2”, it features Intel Gen11 UHD graphics and interfaces for HDMI 1.4, DisplayPort 1.2 and eDP 1.3 ports, allowing three 4K displays to be driven simultaneously.
The list of interfaces continues with 2 Gbit Ethernet RJ-45 ports, 3 USB 3.2 Type A ports, 40 pin GPIO header, RS232/422 pin header, SATA3 port and TPM 2.0 connector for more of security.
“While UP Squared offered expansion options in the form of a mini-PCIe and M.2 2230 E-Key slot, UP Squared V2 expands that potential with additional M.2 2280 M-Key and SATA III slots to give users the option of integrating AI, PCIe, and Wi-Fi modules, as well as providing security through its TPM 2.0 port,” Aaeon said.
Audio is covered by line-out and microphone-in connectors on a 6-pin in-line header.
Power requirements are 12Vdc at 5A.
Windows 10, Windows IOT Core, Ubuntu 20.04 LTS and Yocto 3.1 are supported.
Examples of use are automated guided vehicles, service robots and smart factories.
The UP Squared V2 product page can be found here