ICP Electronics has announced the release of two new multimedia 5.25" disk size SBCs, the NOVA-7895FW and NOVA-7896FW.
These boards have been designed to suit such applications as Point-Of-Sale, information kiosks, video conferencing and Video-On-Demand appliances.
The NOVA-7895FW and NOVA-7896FW SBCs are embedded with dual VGA, audio, dual LAN and two IEEE-1394a 400Mbps onboard Firewire ports. Both boards support Socket-370 133 FSB Pentium III/Celeron Tualatin CPUs up to 1.4GHz.
The NOVA-7895FW features a PC/104 expansion slot, while the NOVA-7896FW offers a PC/104+ expansion slot. In addition, both SBCs have one CompactFlash type II socket and a 32-bit PCI interface.
The dual view VGA capability supports one CRT, plus one optional selectable LCD/TV-out/CRT. The integrated 4x AGP 2D/3D graphics core supports a resolution of up to 1920 x 1440 and shared system memory of up to 64MB V-RAM.
The flexible dual Ethernet function allows the user to choose between two Intel 82559 or two Realtek RTL8100 chips.
The boards' fast I/O is derived from the four COM ports, including three RS232 and one RS232/422/485 with auto-direction ports.
The video, audio, communication and expansion capabilities make the NOVA-7895FW and NOVA-7896FW a suitable choice for multimedia applications.