Kontron Unveils KTT30/mITX Nvidia Tegra 3 Mini-ITX Board

Kontron has today unveiled the KTT30/mITX, its first embedded ARM based Mini-ITX board (and the first ARM mini-ITX board I’ve ever heard of). The motherboard is powered by Nvidia Tegra 3 quad core processor @ 900 MHz with up to 2 GB DDR3L memory, and consumes less than 7W. Storage is available via 2 SD Card slots, one bootable eMMC, and one SATA 2.0 port. The company expects this ARM Mini-ITX motherboard to be used in applications such as thin clients, Panel PCs, digital signage and Mini-Box PCs. The solution is also suitable for industrial (rail road, instrumentation…) and medical fields as it will be available for at least seven years.

Nvidia Tegra 3 mini-ITX board
Kontron KTT30/mITX (Click to Enlarge)

By using the Mini-ITX form factor, Kontron KTT30/mITX board can be easily integrated in existing embedded solutions using (x86) mini-ITX boards.

Here are the key features of Kontron KTT30/mITX motherboard:

  • SoC – Nvidia Tegra 3 ARM Cortex-A9 Quad Core 900MHz Processor with Graphics Ultra low power NVIDIA GeForce GPU (enhanced 3D capabilities; 1080p H264 MPEG-4 encoding/decoding Video Processor)
  • Memory – DRAM Up to 2 GB DDR3L memory down
  • Video output – Support for 3 independent displays to the following outputs:
    • HDMI 1.4a (up to 1920×1080 pixel)
    • 24 bit LVDS (up to 2048×1536 pixel @ 18bpp)
    • DSI (up to 1440×900 @ 18bpp),
  • Audio I/O – Line in/out/mic, S/PDIF in/out (electrical)
  • Extensions – 1x mPCIe, 1x mPCIe/mSATA, 1x mPCIe for 3G (oboard SIM socket) and 2x SD card
  • Power consumption – < 7W
  • USB – 3x port USB 2.0, 2x Type A and 1x Micro (supports also device mode)
  • Serial port – 2x RS232 (1x 8wire RS232 port and 1x port which can be used either as cc-talk or 4wire RS232)
  • Ethernet – 1x 10/100/1000 Ethernet Controller
  • Camera – CSI/DSI/12-bit par. Camera input
  • Mass Storage – 2x SD Card, 1x eMMC ( Bootable), 1x SATA 2.0
  • Dimensions – 170 x 170 mm (mini-ITX)
  • Operating temp. 0°C to 60°C

There are also optional additions such as a system fan connector (5V), a touch screen connector, and a “feature” connector with 18 GPIOs, case open, external RTC battery, power state indicators, 3 MIPI connectors (1x DSI, 1x CSI, 1x either DSI oder CSI).

KTT30/mITX embedded motherboard currently supports Android and Linux.

The board is available now, at an undisclosed price. Further details may be available on Kontron KTT30/mITX page.

Share this:

Support CNX Software! Donate via PayPal or cryptocurrencies, become a Patron on Patreon, or buy review samples

ROCK Pi 4C Plus
Subscribe
Notify of
guest
The comment form collects your name, email and content to allow us keep track of the comments placed on the website. Please read and accept our website Terms and Privacy Policy to post a comment.
4 Comments
oldest
newest
pepe
pepe
10 years ago

Nice in the next generation this will be the standar. Quad cores, 2 or 4 gb Ram, less power consumption, 32 or 28 nm chips, linux like a bolt…. Next step, the solar computer.

Advertisement