In-vehicle infotainment (IVI) systems play an increasingly large part of consumer vehicle purchasing decisions. Consumers expect more built-in functionality and plug-in connectivity, along with superb graphics performance. To be competitive, automotive manufacturers must offer IVI systems with seamless integration between home, office, and car—including access to e-mail, Internet, music, videos, news, and navigation information. To minimize development costs and time, developers and auto manufacturers must leverage an open infotainment platform (OIP), maximizing generation-to-generation reuse. OIP is a standards-based, low-power, scalable, and highly flexible platform that enables rapid development and simplified upgrades. Intel’s broad hardware and software ecosystem, including members of the Intel® Intelligent Systems Alliance, provide a single source for an extensive range of development and design options.
The low power Intel® In-Vehicle Infotainment Reference Design (Intel® IVI Reference Design) incorporates a variety of features including an Intel® Atom™ processor E660T. It also includes an IVI-based I/O hub (IOH) that provides specific automotive functions, up to 2 GB DDR2 memory, 4 GB eMMC storage, SPI BIOS, and power control and clocking. It comes with complete schematics and layout files to simplify development and speed time-to-market. A small footprint, efficient thermal design, and compact I/O interfaces fit into a standard, single DIN slot, making it ideal for IVI applications. Low power characteristics of the Intel® Atom™ processor E660T-based platform allow a fanless thermal solution, eliminating noise and reliability concerns.
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|Dimensions||165 mm wide by 175 mm deep - standard 1 DIN|
|Processor||Intel® Atom™ Processor E660T|
|Chipset||Lapis Semiconductor* ML 7213 or ST Microelectronics* STA ST2X11|
|Operating system||MeeGo for IVI systems|
|Memory||1 GB DDR2 800 MHz|
|Hard disk interface||Two SATA ports|
|Display interface||Primary: LVDS; Secondary: LVDS, VGA, or DRGB (2nd LVDS not available on Crossville Lapis* Systems)|
|Audio interface||High-Definition Audio (HDA) interface or a I²S Audio CODEC via the IOH|
|I/O connectivity||Three USB host ports and one client port
2 x SDIO connectors
One PCI Express* x1 slot via expansion cable and board
One PCIe* mini-card connector
|Expansion card options||Future support for WiDi PCIe* card|
|Power supply||12 VDC, 5 A|
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