Axiomtek Releases Its New High Performance, Feature-rich Industrial ATX Motherboard – the IMB500

Axiomtek announces the release of the IMB500, the company's newest high performance and feature-rich ATX Motherboard.

Online PR News – 23-October-2016 – City of Industry, Calif. – Axiomtek, one of the world's leading designers and manufacturers of innovative, high performance and reliable PC-based industrial computer products, is proud to announce the IMB500, an industrial ATX motherboard that offers a combination of expandability, high computing capabilities, and rich features. The IMB500 features high performance and scalable CPU options with the 6th Generation Intel® Core™, Pentium® or Celeron® processors in the LGA1151 socket with the Intel® Q170 chipset. The IMB500 also supports four 288-pin DDR4-2133/1866 SO-DIMM sockets with a memory capacity of up to 64GB for providing high memory capacity and high rate data transfer speed. Designed specifically for system integrators who need a motherboard with extensive customization and flexibility, the IMB500 comes with rich expandability options including one PCIe x16 slot, two PCIe x4 slots, four PCI slots, one PCI Express Mini Card slot and one SIM slot. Furthermore, Axiomtek’s newest ATX embedded board features triple view display through its DisplayPort, HDMI and VGA interfaces. With these capabilities and features, the IMB500 is excellent for advanced communication, casino gaming, and industrial automation applications.

“The IMB500, a multi-function ATX embedded motherboard for a wide array of applications, adopts the high performance 6th Generation Intel® Core™ processor with Intel® HD Graphics 530/510 for delivering high computing performance,” said Product Manager Ken Lin. “It’s designed to satisfy customers who need an industrial-grade motherboard with high computing power and graphical capabilities as well as a wide range of storage options, rich I/Os and expansion capabilities.”

To fulfill different application needs, the highly reliable IMB500 is equipped with multiple high-speed I/O connectors including two RS-232/422/485 ports, four RS-232 ports, one PS/2 keyboard and mouse, four USB 3.0 ports, eight USB 2.0 ports, five SATA-600 with RAID 0/1/5/10, one mSATA, two Gigabit LAN ports, and eight channels digital I/O, HDMI, DisplayPort and VGA interfaces. To ensure reliable operation, the IMB500 supports watchdog timer and hardware monitoring features for temperature, voltage, fan speed and more.

The IMB500 will be available in November. For more product information or pricing, please visit or contact a sales representative at

Main Features
- High performance LGA1151 socket 6th Generation Intel® Core™ i7/i5/i3, Pentium® or Celeron® processors
- Four DDR4-2133/1866 MHz SO-DIMM sockets max. up to 64GB
- PCIe x4, PCIe x16, PCI Express Mini Card and SIM card slots supported
- Five SATA-600 interfaces with RAID 0/1/5/10 supported and mSATA
- Four USB 3.0 and eight USB 2.0 ports
- DisplayPort, HDMI, VGA with triple view display supported

About Axiomtek Co., Ltd
Axiomtek Co., Ltd. established in 1990, is one of the world's leading designers/manufacturers of PC-based industrial computer products. From its roots as a turnkey systems integrator specializing in data acquisition and control systems, Axiomtek has mirrored the PC and IoT evolutions by shifting its focus toward the design and manufacture of PC-based industrial solutions and value-added services for different industries including, transportation, medical, industrial automation, power utilities and renewable energy, digital signage, network appliances, gaming, retail/POS/Kiosks. It has more than 60 distributor partners globally. Axiomtek offers industrial PCs, single board computers and system on modules, fanless and rugged embedded systems, intelligent transportation systems, EtherCAT Master Controllers, IoT gateway devices, touch panel computers, medical grade PCs, digital signage OPS players, industrial network and network appliances and casino gaming platforms.

Axiomtek USA headquarters is located in City of Industry, Calif. Established in 1994, the subsidiary incorporates product integration and logistics as well as a wide range of service offerings including design assistance, technical support and return merchandise assistance. Axiomtek Systems in Methuen, MA, was formed in 2012 after its acquisition. It has added its high level of expertise on COTS integration and a variety of value-added services to Axiomtek USA’s comprehensive suite of capabilities. Axiomtek USA has become the premier value-added service provider for systems integration assistance and project management.

As an associate member of the Intel® Internet of Things Solutions Alliance, Axiomtek continuously develops and delivers cutting edge solutions based on the latest Intel® platforms.