Published on Jan 01 ,2008
Winmate New A171 Rugged Box PC


Winmate rolls out a new high performance and cost effective Box PC, which is an all-in-one and compact system designed around a highly integrated AMD® Geode NX 1750/1500 CPU, with VIA KN400A + 8237R Plus Chipset


A171 is a high flexibility and low power consumption motherboard with the most advanced and complete all-in-one x86 system processor with VIA KN400A chipset, which integrates from quadruple host data bus, DDR memory controller to Serial ATA and USB ports for media processing. The chipset is based on a highly sophisticated power efficient architecture which all-in-one for every kind of use. Considering the performance and budget, A171 is designed to satisfy most applications in the industrial computer market, such as POS, KIOSK, Industrial Automation, Programmable Control System. It also could be an embedded system with multi-COM port interface, and on-board gigabits Ethernet to meet the business and industrial applications.The integrated graphics processor VIA KN400A chipset Integrated is implemented on Shared Memory Architecture with frame buffer size of up to 64MB.

  • Built-in AMD Geode NX 1750/1500 Processors, up to 1.4 GHz
  • VIA KN400A + 8237R Plus Chipset
  • Aluminum Profile With Fin, Ultra compact size integrated in DC/DC Converter.
  • Flexible storage devices, One 2.5-inch SATA HDD/ IDE HDD
  • Multiple I/Os, Four Serial Ports, Four USB Ports and Parallel Port
  • POS
  • Kiosk
  • ATM
  • Gaming
  • Industrial Automation
System Specification :

AMD® Geode NX 1750/1500 CPU, up to 1.4 GHz


Award 4Mbit Flash

System Chipset

VIA KN400A + 8237R Plus Chipset

System Memory

1 x DIMM, Max 1GB DDR 400 SDRAM

Graphic Interface VIA KN400A Chipset Integrated
Graphic Memory Shared memory Max 64 MB
Ethernet Controller

Realtek 8101L LAN Controller 10/100 Mbps


3 x RS232, 1 x RS232/422/485* ports


1 x Parallel Port

USB 6 x USB ports, USB 2.0 compliant
Expansion Slot 1 x PCI

I/O Connectors:
Front Side I/O
  • 2 x USB Type-A Receptacle
  • 1 x Power/HDD LED
  • 1 x Power Reset Button
  • 1 x Power on Button

Back Side I/O
  • 1 x RJ-45 (10/100Mbps)
  • 3 x RS-232 9P DSUB (male)
  • 1 x RS-232/422/485* 9P DSUB (male)
  • 1 x VGA 25P DSUB (male)
  • 2 x USB Type-A Receptacle (male)
  • 2 x PS/2 Connector
  • 1 x Line out/Line in/Mic in Audio Jack
  • 1 x Parallel Port

Mechanical :

264mm x 192mm x 67 mm


Aluminum housing

Cooling Fans

Build in 1 x System Fan

Power Input

12V DC IN ( Lockable, Power Jack )

Power source range Typical 3A@ +12V power input

More Information:
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