GENE-WHU6: Compact Board Built for Full-Sized Applications
April 09, 2020
The GENE-WHU6 is the latest 3.5" subcompact embedded board from AAEON powered by 8th Generation Intel Core processors with functionality to support industrial or AI applications.
AAEON introduces the GENE-WHU6 subcompact board, powered by 8th Generation Intel Core processors. With a compact size, the board offers full-sized functionality and is able to deliver the flexibility of a desktop system in a compact form factor.
The GENE-WHU6 is powered by 8th Generation Intel Core i3/i5/i7 and Celeron processors (formerly Whiskey Lake). The GENE-WHU6 combines this processing power with up to 32GB of DDR4 SODIMM RAM for ideal computing performance.
The GENE-WHU6 provides I/O features, including four USB 3.2 Gen 2 ports, two Gigabit Ethernet ports, and up to two COM ports supporting RS-232/422/485. The GENE-WHU6 also offers display ports, featuring HDMI 2.0, VGA, and LVDS. Users can also make use of the GENE-WHU6 with a full-sized mPCIe slot, and two M.2 slots (one 2280 B Key and one 2230 E Key). The GENE-WHU6 supports AI accelerator modules, such as AAEON's Kneron KL520 NPU modules or the AI Core X family featuring Intel Movidius Myriad X.
The GENE-WHU6 is built to power embedded applications and is designed for tough conditions, the GENE-WHU6 features wide voltage input (9-36V) as well as a wide operating temperature range (0°C to 60°C). Combined with its compact 3.5"" form factor, the GENE-WHU6 can be deployed just about anywhere to power applications such as Smart Manufacturing and Intelligent Safety and Security.
For more information, visit: www.aaeon.com.