ATHENA-III

PC/104 1-GHz ATOM E640T CPU with 1-GB, VGA, DIO and DAQ

  • Description
  • Specifications
  • Ordering Guide
  • Optional Accessories

Athena III is the latest incarnation of the highly popular Athena embedded SBC series.   It  brings you the latest generation of embedded computing and I/O technologies in a popular, compact form factor. Athena III provides CPU and data acquisition integrated onto a single board, giving you state of the art, rugged performance in a highly compact form factor with PC/104 expansion.

Athena III’s backwards compatibility enables longer product lifecycles and simplifies technology refresh efforts. Performance has been increased by a factor of 3 while maintaining equivalent power consumption and upgrading features across the board to latest generation high-speed technologies.

Athena III’s data acquisition circuit includes professional quality A/D, D/A, and digital I/O backed with industry-leading autocalibration for increased measurement accuracy. The accompanying Universal Driver software simplifies application development for the most popular operating systems.

CPU
Processor Intel® ATOM™ E640T at 1-GHz
Memory Soldered 1-GB RAM
Graphics VGA CRT and LVDS LCD
Up to 1600×1200
8/16/32MB shared with system memory
24-bit dual-channel LVDS
USB Ports 4x USB 2.0
Ethernet 10/100/1000Mbps
Serial Ports 4x RS-232/422/485
COM1/2 – up to 115.2kbps, 16-byte FIFO, 16C450 compatible
COM3/4 – up to 460.8kbps, 128-byte FIFO, 16C2850 UART
Mass Storage 1x SATA pin header
Solid state USB module, up to 8GB, mounts on board
Keyboard/Mouse PS/2
RTC Backup Onboard Battery
WatchDog Timer Yes
Bus Expansion PC/104
Data Acquisition (DAQ)
Analog Inputs 16 single-ended or 8 differential
A/D resolution 16 bits
Input ranges ±10V, ±5V, ±2.5V, ±1.25V, 0-10V, 0-5V, 0-2.5V programmable
Max Sample Rate 150KHz with 512 sample FIFO
Analog Outputs 4, 12-bit resolution
Output ranges ±5V, ±10V, 0-5V, 0-10V
Input impedance 10^13 ohms
Digital I/O
Digital I/O lines 24 programmable direction
Counter/Timers 1 24-bit and 1 16-bit
A/D sample rate control, counting/timing, programmable interrupts
Environmental / Power
Power Requirements +5V + 5% @ 2A
Power Consumption 9.4W typical
Dimensions 106 x 115 mm
Operating Temperature -40 to +85degC
MTBF TBD
Shock IEC68-2-27 compatible
Vibration MIL-STD-810E 514.4 compatbile
O/S Support WinCE, WES7, Linux 2.6.23
Model Description
ATHE1000A-1G Athena III SBC, 1GHz Atom E640T CPU, 1GB DRAM, DIO & DAQ
ATHE1000D-1G Athena III SBC, 1GHz Atom E640T CPU, 1GB DRAM, DIO
DK-ATHE1000A-01 Athena III Development Kit with ATHE1000A-512 SBC, power supply, USB flashdisk with Linux pre-loaded, cable kit, and documentation
SDK-ATHE-LNX Athena III Linux 2.6.23 SDK
SDK-ATHE-WE7 Athena III Windows Embedded 7 SDK
Model Description
C-ATHE-KIT ATHENA III cable Kit