Embedded BoxPC MBox-Advanced BoxPC based on Intel Atom® E3900 (“Apollo Lake-I”)

Intel Atom® E3900 (“Apollo Lake-I”)

  • 4 independant Gigabit Ethernet ports (TSN capable)
  • DP++ for high resolution monitors
  • AES-NI support, TPM 1.2/2.0 (option)
  • Extended temperature support (optional)
  • Very compact design
  • Custom configurations and ODM branding
  • Special edition with 2.5“ SSD socket available
The MBox-Advanced can be used as standard embedded PC as well industrial firewall and security appliance. Based on latest Intel® Atom™ processor series E3900 (Apollo Lake-I) for embedded applications combined with leading Intel® i210 ethernet controllers it offers excellent performance and high data throughput within a very compact formfactor.
Advanced security features like AES-NI and TPM 1.2 / 2.0 (options) enable highly secure implementations. The MBox-Advanced is design for industrial use cases with high reliability, extended temperature support and extended lifecycle of more than 10 years.

CPU/Processor data

  • Intel Atom® x5/x7 E3900 (Apollo Lake-I)
  • x7-E3950 4x 1.6/2.0 GHz, 12 W
  • x5-E3940 4x 1.6/1.8 GHz, 9.5 W
  • x5-E3930 2x 1.3/1.8 GHz, 6.5 W


  • 2/ 4/ 8 GB, soldered down
  • Up to 128 GB


Graphic interface:
  • 1x DisplayPort (DP++) with up to 4K UHD resolution

Communication interfaces

  • 2x USB 3.0 (with USB 2.0 backward compatibility)
  • 1x USB 2.0
Serial Ports:
  • 1x RS-232
  • 4x Gbit Ethernet (Intel® i210), (directly connected to CPU, not switched)

Other interfaces

  • 1x M.2 2242/2280 (key B+M) socket (SATA+USB) (8 GB up to 512 GB MLC, SLC/SuperMLC on request)

Other functions

  • TPM 1.2/2.0 (option)

General data/basic data

Temperature range:
  • Standard temperature: 0°C…+60°C
  • Extended temperature: -40°C…+70°C
Power supply:
  • Voltage: 9 V - 36 V / Connector type: Phoenix MC1,5/2-G-3,5
  • Battery: CR2032 (replaceable)
Power consumption:
  • Power: typ. 3 - 10 W/max. 15 W
  • 170 x 103 x 42 mm
  • IP20
  • Mounting: Desktop, VESA75, DIN rail (with adapter kit)
  • Passive cooled (no fan)


OS Support:
  • Windows 10 (Standard and Embedded/IoT)
  • Linux (e.g. Ubuntu)
  • Others on request
  • Custom specific software images can be pre-installed.

User Manual MBox-Advanced (1 MB, pdf)


Intel Atom® x7-E3950 (4x 1.6/2.0 GHz, 2 MB L2-Cache), 4 GB DDR3L, 32 GB eMMC (MLC), M.2 blank, no TPM, no OS, -20°C...+60°C

Power Supply AC/DC (302195)

30W AC/DC wall-mount switching adapter with interchangeable AC plugs (EU, US, AUS, UK). VI = 90...264V, VO=18V, 1,67A, -20...40/60°C, 30W, 1.7m cable with ferrit core/open-ended

DC Power Connector

2-pin power connector for easy installation (Phoenix FMC1,5/2-ST-3,5), (already included in MBox-ADV delivery content)

DIN rail mounting bracket (adapter kit)

Can be mounted on bottom side of the chassis.

Adapter for wall mount, rack mount etc.

On request


Comprehensive information from the software area such as BSP documentation, tutorials, FAQs, sample codes and are available in our Support Wiki.


Application examples


Our USPs

  • Unbeatable long-term availability
  • Robustness for all applications
  • The most comprehensive range of modules on the market
  • A comprehensive design and support of an E²MS manufacturer
  • Full design freedom, as all processor functions are fully accessible
  • x86 for tough industrial use

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