Kontron announced two new modules in the Qseven form factor at embedded world 2018. Depending on the requirements, the Qseven-Q7AL module is available with Intel Atom®, Pentium® or Celeron® processors, the Qseven-Q7AMX7 module uses the Cortex® A7 processor. Both modules support the Qseven 2.1 specifications and are designed for use in industrial environments and at extreme temperatures. Kontron supports the Qseven form factor to address the installed user base of Qseven to provide a migration path towards modern CPU technology using Kontron products.
The Qseven-Q7AL module is available with Intel Atom® processors E3930 (Dual Core), E3940 (Quad Core) und E3950 (Quad Core) with up to 2.0 GHz. Thermal Design Power (TDP) ranges from 6.5 W to 12 W. Optionally, the module can be equipped with Intel® Celeron® N3350 (Dual Core) or Intel® Pentium® N4200 (Quad Core) processors. These offer 2.4 GHz at 6 W TDP or 2.5 GHz at 6 W TDP, respectively.