ASRock has just rolled out a low-power computing motherboard based on the Intel Celeron J1900 “Bay Trail” SoC, the Q1900DC-ITX. The SoC has a quad core x86-64 CPU clocked at 2.0 GHz, with a turbo boost speed of up to 2.42 GHz.
The motherboard makes us of a large fanless heatsink to help cool the SoC. There are two DDR3L SO-DIMM slots for memory. Expansion includes a single PCI-Express 2.0 x1 slot and a mPCIe slot. For storage you will have two SATA 6GB/s ports, and two SATA 3GB/s ports. Connections on the rear I/O include legacy PS/2 ports, VGA, DVI, HDMI, two USB 2.0, two USB 3.0, Ethernet and audio.
No word yet on pricing or availability from ASRock.
Jan 27, 2015 0