The practical small form-factor design (height of 21 mm) of the AIMB-218 features diverse I/O, including dual GbE LAN ports, 3x USB 3.2 Gen2, 5x USB 2.0 and 1x SATA III. Moreover, the motherboard supports 6x high-speed capable (1Mbps) COM (COM 1 supports 5V/12V, COM2 supports RS-232/422/485 auto-flow control) to improve data synchronization precision over the network and reduce latency during device communication.
The Mini-ITX motherboard offers 1x PCIe Gen. 3 for improved AI capabilities. Its 1x M.2 Slot (E key) for Wi-Fi and Bluetooth module, and 1x M.2 Slot (B Key) with SIM card holder for LTE and mSATA modules support efficient scalable networks and storage configurations.
The AIMB-218 provides 64 bit OS support for Windows 10, Yocto, Ubuntu, Android 10, and Wind River VxWorks 7, along with support for OpenVino and built in WISE-DeviceOn .