Arbor Technology ARES-1970-E 6th Gen Intel SkyLake-U Compact Fanless Embedded PC

Arbor Technology ARES-1970-E 6th Gen Intel SkyLake-U Compact Fanless Embedded PC


  • 6th generation Intel SkyLake-U platform
  • Compact & fan-less design
  • 4 x USB3.0 combo ports
  • Dual Gbe Ethernet LANs connectivity
  • Multi COMs
  • 4 x PoE Gbe Ethernet w/ 802.3af compliant designed for GigE camera
  • Raid 0/1 support

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The Arbor Technology ARES-1970-E fanless embedded PC powered by 6th Gen Intel Core processors. The ARES-1970-E contains 4x USB 3.0 combo ports alongside 4x PoE Gbe Ethernet w/ 802.3a compliant designed for GigE camera. 


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CPU Soldered onboard Intel Core i5-6300U, 2.4GHz 3M L2 Cache, 15W TDPSoldered onboard Intel Core i7-6600U , 2.6GHz 4M L2 Cache, 15W TDPSoldered onboard Intel Core i3-6100U , 2.3GHz 3M L2 Cache, 5W TDP
Memory 1 x 260-pin DDR4 SO-DIMM socket, supporting 2133MHz SDRAM up to 8GB, 1 x 4GB DDR4 SO-DIMM Pre-installed
Chipset Intel SoC
Graphics Integrated Intel HD Graphics 520
LAN Chipset 1 x Intel I219lm PCIe controller w/Iamt 11.0 (except i3-6100U)1 x Intel i210IT PCIe controller4 x Intel i210IT PCIe controller for PoE
Watchdog Timer 1~255 levels reset
Operating Temp. -20 ~ 55°C(-4 ~ 131°F)
Storage Temp. -40 ~ 80°C (-40 ~ 176°F)
Operating Humidity 10 ~ 95% @ 55°C (non-condensing)
Vibration 5~500Hz 3 Grms X,Y,Z axis w/ SSD, according to IEC 68-2-64
Shock & Crash 10G peak acceleration (11 m sec. duration), operation30G peak acceleration (11 m sec. duration), nonoperationAccording to IEC 68-2-27
Certification CE, FCC Class A
System Windows 7 / Windows 8.1 / Windows 10, Linux: Ubuntu (Kernel: 3.1X)
Serial Port 4 x RS-232/ 422/ 485 ports
USB Port 4 x USB3.0/ 2.0 ports2 x USB2.0 Ports
Video Port 1 x HDMI1 x VGA
Expansion Bus 1 x mSATA (SATA, Full Size)1 x mPCIE (PCIex1+USB2.0, Full Size)1 x mPCIE (PCIex1+USB2.0, Half Size)
Digital I/O 16 x DI, 16 x DO
Audio Mic-in / Line-out
Power Input DC 19~36 Input (3-PIN Terminal Block)
Power Consumption Max. 80W (w/o I/O card)
Type 1 x mSATA2 x 2.5” removable drive bays for SATA SSD, support RAID 0/1 (except i3-6100U)
Construction Aluminum alloy
Mounting Wall-mount
Weight 3.73kg (8.22lb)
Dimensions (W x D x H) 141 x 112 x 272 mm (5.55” x 4.41” x 10.71”)
Processor Type Intel Core
Memory Capacity Up to 8GB
Cooling Type Fanless
Serial Ports (COM) 4x RS-232/422/485, 4 Ports
USB Ports 4x USB 3.0, 6x USB 2.0
Ethernet Ports (LAN) 6 Ports
Power Over Ethernet (PoE) PoE Ports
Video Ports 1x VGA, 1x HDMI, VGA
Digital I/O 32 DIO
Expansion Type 1, 2x Mini PCI Express, mSATA
Input Voltage 19-36 VDC
Mounting Options Wall-mount
Operating Temperature -20°C to 55°C
Market Certifications CE/FCC
OS Support Linux, Windows 10, Windows 7

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