IBASE has begun shipping its MB885 industrial motherboard based on the Intel 915G PCI express chipset and supporting Pentium CPUs based on hyperthreading.
The board is designed for Intel Pentium processors using Intel’s hyper-threading (HT) technology in the LGA775 package with system bus of 800/533MHz. It includes two DDR/400/DDR333 memory sockets on board, and supports memory configurations of up to 2GB RAM is supported.
With minimum lifecycle of 5 years, the MB885 comes with the Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 900 that runs at 333MHz and features new 3D capabilities and PCI Express graphics card support. It is also equipped with two Marvell Yukon
88E8053 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet controllers.
Other prominent features of the board include four Serial ATA ports
(SATA/150) for high data transfers of up to 150MB/s for each port and six
USB 2.0 ports that offer 40X more bandwidth over USB 1.1 for high-speed
I/O devices. Expansion on board is provided by five PCI, one PCI Express
x16 and one PCI Express x1 I/O interface. Other features are DiskOnChip
socket, 4 serial ports, digital I/O and Boot ROM support.
IBASE Technology Inc.