ASRock Industrial IMB-1003: Powering Embedded Applications with Reliable Performance

ASRock Industrial IMB-1003: Empowering Industrial and Embedded Applications with Reliable Performance

Introducing the ASRock Industrial IMB-1003 Elkhart Lake Fanless Mini-ITX SBC

If you’re searching for a reliable and high-performance Mini-ITX single-board computer (SBC), the ASRock Industrial IMB-1003 Elkhart Lake Fanless SBC is an excellent choice. Powered by Intel Elkhart Lake SoC processors, this compact SBC offers impressive features and specifications that make it ideal for a wide range of industrial and embedded applications.

  • High Performance Memory
    • The ASRock Industrial IMB-1003 Elkhart Lake SBC supports up to two 260-pin SO-DIMM DDR4 modules with a clock speed of 3200 MHz, allowing for a maximum memory capacity of 32GB. This ensures smooth multitasking and efficient operation, even when running resource-intensive applications.
  • Versatile Expansion and Connectivity Options
    • This SBC offers a range of expansion and connectivity options to meet your diverse requirements. It includes one PCIe x1 Gen3 slot, four USB 3.2 Gen1 ports, seven USB 2.0 ports, one M.2 Key E slot, one M.2 Key M slot, one M.2 Key B slot, six COM ports, and two SATA3 connectors. These features enable you to connect various peripherals, storage devices, and expansion cards, making the IMB-1003 Elkhart Lake SBC highly adaptable to your specific needs.
  • Multiple Display Support
    • With the ASRock Industrial IMB-1003 Elkhart Lake SBC, you can take advantage of the convenience and productivity offered by multiple displays. It supports triple display output, including one LVDS or eDP port, one HDMI 2.0b port, and one VGA port. This allows you to set up multiple monitors or digital signage, enhancing your visual experience and boosting efficiency.
  • Reliable Networking
    • Equipped with one Realtek 2.5 Gigabit LAN port and one Realtek 1 Gigabit LAN port, the ASRock Industrial IMB-1003 Elkhart Lake SBC ensures stable and speedy network connectivity. Whether you require high-speed wired connections or need to connect to multiple networks simultaneously, this SBC has you covered.
  • Flexible Power Options
    • The ATX-PWR (24+4-pin) and 12~28V DC-In co-design of the IMB-1003 Elkhart Lake SBC provides flexibility in power input options. This makes it suitable for a wide range of power supply scenarios, allowing you to choose the power source that best suits your environment.

Industrial Application Areas

In the industrial sector, the ASRock Industrial IMB-1003 Elkhart Lake SBC finds its application in various areas. Here are some key industrial application areas where this reliable and high-performance Mini-ITX single-board computer can be used:

  • Manufacturing: The IMB-1003 SBC can be utilized in manufacturing processes for automation control, monitoring, and data analysis, improving efficiency and productivity on the factory floor.
  • Industrial Automation: With its versatile connectivity options and robust performance, the IMB-1003 enables automation control systems, PLCs (Programmable Logic Controllers), and HMI (Human-Machine Interface) applications.
  • Transportation: Whether it’s in railways, airports, or logistics, this SBC can be integrated into transportation systems for tasks like fleet management, ticketing, surveillance, and monitoring.
  • Energy and Utilities: The IMB-1003 serves well in the energy sector for applications such as smart grids, power monitoring, renewable energy management, and remote monitoring of energy distribution systems.
  • Smart Cities: In the development of smart city infrastructure, the IMB-1003 can be used for applications like intelligent street lighting, environmental monitoring, traffic management systems, and more.
  • Healthcare: This SBC can be utilized in medical devices and healthcare systems for tasks like patient monitoring, medical imaging, diagnostic equipment, and telehealth solutions.
  • Robotics: The IMB-1003 is suitable for robotics applications, providing powerful computing capabilities and multiple connectivity options to support robot control, vision systems, and AI algorithms.
  • Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT): With its reliable performance and connectivity features, the IMB-1003 supports IIoT applications, collecting and analysing data from sensors, monitoring equipment, and optimizing industrial processes.
  • Security and Surveillance: The SBC can be incorporated into security systems for video surveillance, access control, facial recognition, and intelligent analytics, ensuring a high level of security in industrial environments.
  • Digital Signage and Advertising: The IMB-1003 is also well-suited for digital signage applications, offering reliable performance for content playback, multi-display setups, and interactive advertising displays.

These are just a few examples of the industrial application areas where the ASRock Industrial IMB-1003 Elkhart Lake SBC can be employed, showcasing its versatility and suitability for diverse industrial and embedded projects.

IMB 1003 vs IMB 150 copy

A Modern Alternative to the IMB-150

The ASRock Industrial IMB-1003 Elkhart Lake SBC serves as an excellent modern alternative to the ASRock Industrial IMB-150 J1900 SBC. With upgraded features, improved performance, and enhanced connectivity options, it offers a significant upgrade over its predecessor.

Contact BVM for Your Industrial and Embedded Needs

Looking to incorporate the ASRock Industrial IMB-1003 Elkhart Lake SBC into your industrial or embedded projects? Look no further! BVM is your trusted partner for all your industrial and embedded needs. Contact our sales team at 01489 780144 or email us at We are here to provide expert advice, support, and high-quality solutions tailored to your specific requirements.

Remember, for reliable and feature-rich industrial and embedded solutions, choose BVM!

ASRock IMB-1003: Key Features

  • Intel Elkhart Lake SoC Processors
    • IMB-1003J (J6412, QC, Max Speed Up to 2.6GHz, 10W)
    • IMB-1003D (J6426, QC, Max Speed Up to 3.0GHz, 10W)
    • IMB-1003L (N6210, DC, Max Speed Up to 2.6GHz, 6.5W)
    • IMB-1003N (N6415, QC, Max Speed Up to 3.0GHz, 6.5W)
  • 2 x 260-pin SO-DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz, up to 32GB
  • 1 x PCIE x1 Gen3, 4 x USB 3.2 Gen1, 7 x USB 2.0, 1 x M.2 Key E, 1 x M.2 Key M, 1 x M.2 Key B, 6 x COM, 2 x SATA3
  • 1 x Realtek 2.5 Gigabit LAN, 1 x Realtek 1 Gigabit LAN
  • Support Triple display, 1 x LVDS or eDP, 1 x HDMI 2.0b, 1 x VGA
  • TPM Header
  • • ATX-PWR (24+4-pin) and 12~28V DC-In co-design
ASRock IMB-1003: Key Features
ASRock IMB-1003: Key Features

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