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Greater Chinese Motherboard Industry Volume Grew 7.3% To 29.3 Million Units

(PRWEB) October 21, 2004

Research and Markets has announced the addition of 'The Greater Chinese Motherboard Industry, 1H 2004 and Beyond' to their offering.

Improving economic factors combined with slowness from seasonal effects produced slight year-on-year growth for the Greater Chinese motherboard industry in the second quarter. Volume grew 7.3% to 29.3 million units, a 12.9% decline sequentially. Heavy focus on value-line offerings cut second quarter ASP by nearly 10%. In the second half of 2004, growth is expected to come from mounting demand in emerging markets, new rollouts, corporate replacement, and continued price cuts on mature offerings.

List of Topics

Quarterly shipment volume forecast up to 2Q 2005; special discussion on bundling collaboration between chipmakers and motherboard players; 1H 2004 review with assembly level breakdowns of Greater Chinese motherboard shipment volume, value and ASP, connector types, chipset adoption, production locations, shipment destinations, and business types; motherboard maker and chipset supplier profiles.

Companies Mentioned

ABIT, Acer, AMD, ASUS, ATI, Biostar, Dell, ECS, FIC, Foxconn, Fujitsu-Siemens, Gateway, Gigabyte, HP, IBM, Intel, Lenovo, Medion, Mitac, MSI, NEC, nVidia, QDI, SiS, Tatung, ULi, USI, VIA

Report Contents:

Shipment Volume

Shipment Value and ASP

Assembly Level

Industry Concentration

Manufacturer Rankings

Manufacturer Profiles

CPU Connector Types

Chipset Adoption Rates

Chipset Supplier Profiles

Shipment Destinations

Business Types

Production Locations


MIC Perspective


For more information visit

Laura Wood

Senior Manager

Research and Markets

Fax: +353 1 4100 980



IBASE Releases World’s First Pentium® M based ATX IPC Motherboard

TAIPEI, TAIWAN (PRWEB) November 24, 2004

IBASE Technology, a leader in embedded computing, releases the world's first Pentium® M-based ATX industrial motherboard. Supporting Intel's latest mobile processors manufactured using 90-nanometer process technology, the MB892 motherboard is designed for used in transaction terminal, industrial automation, gaming, medical and kiosk applications.

The MB892 utilizes Intel's 855GME chipset supporting Pentium® M processors with up to 2GHz processor speed and two DDR DIMM sockets for a maximum 2GB memory capacity. With the optimized integrated-chipset graphics solution, both CRT and LVDS interface can be used while featuring dual display capability. Network connectivity is provided with either 10/100 or Gigabit LAN.

“Built on the latest embedded computing technology, the MB892 offers our customers the edge to develop more competitive products”, said C.S. Lin, president. “The MB892 is the latest addition to IBASE long life industrial motherboards and meets the current demand for high-performance, low-power embedded computing markets.”

Other special features of the motherboard are two ISA expansion slots, four serial ports, compact flash socket, DiskOnChip socket and optional Serial ATA and 1394 Firewire support.


· Supports Pentium® M / Celeron® M processors, Up to 2.0GHz, 400MHz FSB

· DDR DIMM x 2, max. 2GB

· Integrated VGA, shared memory, CRT/LVDS, supports dual display

· Integrated 10/100 BaseT Ethernet

· Watchdog timer, 1394, 6 x USB 2.0 ports

· 4 x PCI, 2 x ISA, 1 x AGP, 2 x SATA

About IBASE Technology

IBASE Technology was set up by a group of experienced engineers who revolve around the IPC arena and talented marketing and management staff sharing the same ideals and goals. As a team, it has gained the respect and support from reputable and established companies that eventually forged strategic partnerships with IBASE. IBASE’s R&D team is composed hardware and software engineers, 20% with over 16 years and 80% with over 10 years experience in their respective fields. IBASE, an ISO9001 certified company, also specializes in OEM/ODM services tailoring products to customers’ requirements. Current product offerings from IBASE include various single board computers, Mini-ITX motherboards, industrial motherboards, ETX CPU modules, CompactPCI processor boards and digital surveillance systems.

Contact Information:

IBASE Technology Inc.

11F, No. 3-1, Yuan Qu St., Nankang, Taipei, Taiwan, R.O.C. (Nankang Software Park)

Tel: 886-2-26557588    

Fax: 886-2-26557388


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Examination of the Major Developments in the Greater Chinese Motherboard Industry in 2005 with Industry Forecasts for 2006

Dublin (PRWEB) June 13, 2006

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of The Greater Chinese Motherboard Industry, 2005 and Beyond to their offering.

Due to shifts in supply-chain strategies of major brands in 2005, share of full-system and barebone shipments dramatically increased. Under fierce price competition, several makers were forced to withdraw from the motherboard contract manufacturing industry, while other makers decided to merge with others to enhance their assembly capabilities. Profit margins of second-tier makers, which focused on clone markets, declined and these makers were forced to transform their businesses. This report will examine major developments in the Greater Chinese motherboard industry in 2005 and provide an industry forecast for 2006.

List of Topics

Five-year shipment volume forecast up to 2010; provides forecast of major industry trends in 2006; includes 2005 review of industry trends, and provides analyses of shipment volume, shipment value, ASP, business types, production sites, shipment destinations, CPU connector type, and chipset adoption.

List of Figures

Figure 1 Greater Chinese Motherboard Shipment Volume, 2002 - 2005

Figure 2 Greater Chinese Motherboard Shipment Value and ASP, 2002 - 2005

Figure 3 Greater Chinese Motherboard Shipment Share by Business Type, 2002 - 2005

Figure 4 Greater Chinese Motherboard Shipment Share by Production Location, 2002 - 2005

Figure 5 Greater Chinese Motherboard Shipment Share by Destination, 2002 - 2005

Figure 6 Greater Chinese Motherboard Shipment Share by CPU Connector Type, 2002 - 2005

Figure 7 Greater Chinese Motherboard Shipment Share by Chipset Supplier, 2002 - 2005

Figure 8 Greater Chinese Motherboard Shipment Volume, 2005 - 2010

List of Tables

Table 1 Global Ranking of the Greater Chinese Motherboard Industry, 2001 - 2005

For more information visit

Laura Wood

Senior Manager

Research and Markets

Fax: +353 1 4100 980

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Maximize your profits with Advansor Industrial Motherboard

Maximize your profits with Advansor Industrial Motherboard

Fremont, CA (PRWEB) September 3, 2004

Advansor a leading global ePlatform provider introduces its new high performance ATX industrial motherboard-AIMB-741. Designed to meet the rigorous requirements of industrial applications, AIMB-741 is a fully featured industrial motherboard with socket 478 Intel® Pentium® 4 processor up to 3.06GHz and Intel® 845E chipset. AIMB-741 provides multiple expansion options with 5 PCI, 1 AGP 4X for VGA cards and 2 ISA slots. This flexible expansion array allows older legacy ISA cards and the latest PCI cards to be added without additional cost to users. AIMB-741’s popular ATX form factor is compatible with commercial PC chassis and industrial grade rack mounting enclosures.

The Intel® 845E chipset supports up to 2GB of DDR memory with ECC (Error-Correcting Code) function that improves reliability as well as data integrity. AIMB-741 has powerful I/O capability with a maximum of up to six Universal Serial Bus (USB 2.0) ports that gives the system high data transfer rates, while the dual Intel 82551/82562 10/100Base-T Ethernet controller as well as the single gigabit Intel 82541 10/100/1000Base-T Ethernet controller maximizes the network data throughput.

Backup of CMOS data is stored in the Flash memory to protect BIOS setup data even after battery failure and/or BIOS failure. A 255-level watchdog timer ensures AIMB-741 reliable operation in unattended environments. The CPU resets and generates an interrupt if a program fails to execute normally. Furthermore, the remote management interface enables AIMB-741 to be managed through the Internet when connected to the SNMP-1000 Remote HTTP/SNMP System Manager.

With industrial features like long-term product support and reliability, as well as flexibility, AIMB-741 is the industrial motherboard of choice for system integrators looking for solutions and services for multiple applications in a cost-effective popular ATX form factor. AIMB-741 is available for immediate shipment.

For more information about AIMB-741 please contact your local Advansor sales contact 1-888-576-9668 or send an e-mail to

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COMMELL stages a Pentium 4 Industrial Mini-ITX motherboard

COMMELL stages a Pentium 4 Industrial Mini-ITX motherboard

(PRWEB) July 2, 2003

COMMELL announces the industrial compact Mini-ITX mobile Intel Pentium 4 motherboard, the LV-670M series, based on the mobile Intel Pentium 4-M platform. With the features come from Intel's latest mobile CPU technology, COMMELL LV-670M offers the advanced computing solution for the industrial low power, embedded and fan free computing application.

To meet the growing demand of compact and powerful motherboard for industrial computing platform, COMMELL upgrade the existent LV-670 family to the new LV-670M with Intel mobile solution. Since 2001, COMMELL started to do the Mini-FlexATX embedded motherboard based on Intel Socket 370 architecture. By 2002, COMMELL succeed to do the Intel Pentium 4 based Mini-ITX embedded motherboard, and it's also the first solution all over the world that makes it possible to have Intel Pentium 4 CPU and so many features within such a compact, only 170x170mm of board size.

In spite of the features of mobile Intel Pentium 4-M, COMMELL LV-670M are based on Intel 845GV and ICH4 chipset, and integrated with Intel NetBurst microarchitecture, 400 MHz FSB, 1 GBytes DDR266/333 SDRAM, Intel Extreme Graphics, 24-bit Dual Channel LVDS, Intel PRO/100+ LAN, Hi-Speed USB 2.0, IEEE 1394, 5.1-Channel & S/P DIF audio, TV-out and solid state flash disk interfaces. With these features, COMMELL LV-670M should be the ideal solution for POS/POI, Kiosk, ATM, LCD PC, thin client, transaction and multimedia workstation, Panel PC, car PC, book-size and slim-type PC, DVR (Digital Video Recorder), STB (Set-Top-Box) and industrial compact computing platform.


COMMELL is major in the industrial PC-based computing platform and solution. With the professional R&D and QA teams, COMMELL designs, manufactures and markets the board-level, system-level and integration industrial embedded computer products and service for the world-wide IPC/SBC, distributors and system integrators who seek to automate or upgrade their solution easily and cost effectively. COMMELL also provides the customized ODM and OEM service for the wide range of industrial embedded computing platform and solution providers.

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WIN Enterprises Optimizes Pentium M Embedded Motherboard for Internet Applications

NORTH ANDOVER, MA (PRWEB) September 7, 2004

Single Board Computer with Ten 10/100/1000 and Four 10/100 Ethernet Ports, SafeXcel 184x Co-Processor, 8 GB DDR RAM, & CompactFlash Socket

WIN Enterprises, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of customized embedded controllers and electronic products for OEMs, has unveiled a new Pentium M embedded motherboard for Internet and network appliances – IP-06049.

Featuring the supplemental processing power of the SafeXcel 184x co-processor, this scalable board offers a Pentium M processor and up to 8 GB DDR RAM. With its CompactFlash socket, Gigabit Ethernet, and PCI-X slot (64-bit, 100 MHz), IP-06049 integrates the latest functionality for developers of network appliances. IP-06049 touts ten Gig-E (10/100/1000) and four 10/100 LAN ports, as well as 4 x 4 digital I/O (four in, four out), two serial ports, parallel port, and an IDE connector for extreme scalability.

Ideal for servers, network monitors, routers, firewalls, VPN gateways, and other Internet appliances, IP-06049 is a high-performance single board computer featuring the added power of the SafeXcel 184x co-processor embedded onboard. Supporting functions such as IPSec packet processing and public-key cryptography, the SafeXcel co-processor performs the most intensive digit-crunching to dramatically improve overall system performance.

    Intel Pentium M Processor

Four DDR 200/266 DIMM Sockets – Up to 8 GB DDR RAM

Ten 64-bit Gigabit Ethernet (10/100/1000) with SFP and Copper LAN Ports

Four 32-bit 10/100 LAN Ports

SafeXcel 184x Co-Processor Embedded

CompactFlash Socket

64-Bit PCI-X Slot for Expansion

Two Serial Ports

Two USB Ports

Parallel Port

IDE Connector

Digital I/O – Four Input and Four Output

Watchdog Timer & H/W System Monitoring

The IP-06049 motherboard is fully customizable, with options for depopulation and other modifications to suit a wide range of applications.

For more information, please contact WIN Enterprises at 978-688-2000 or Visit to learn more about WIN Enterprises’ embedded design and manufacturing services. WIN Enterprises: Custom Embedded Solutions.™

About WIN Enterprises, Inc.

WIN Enterprises is a product development company that designs and manufactures customized x86-based (IA-32 and IA-64) embedded systems and embedded controllers / motherboards.

Founded in 1991, WIN Enterprises has developed several reference designs for Intel’s Embedded Intel Architecture Division, as well as customized set-top boxes, rack-mounted appliances, barebones systems, and other electronic products for OEMs.

WIN Enterprises has facilities in the United States and Taiwan – which enables cost-effective design, manufacturing, and fulfillment services for corporations around the world.

WIN Enterprises, Inc.

300 Willow St. South

N. Andover, MA 01845



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