ASUS IoT Unveils Comprehensive Solutions Powered by Intel Core Ultra Processors


TAIPEI, Taiwan, January 15, 2024 —ASUS IoT, the global AIoT solution provider, today announced the launch of industry-leading ultra-compact edge computers and embedded boards with the all-new Intel® Core™ Ultra processors. This lineup comprises the C7146ES-IM-AA, C5143ES-IM-AA single-board computer (SBC), EBS-S500W edge computer and PE2200U ultra-compact fanless embedded computer — offering AI-ready CPU, GPU and NPU enhancements, coupled with remarkable power efficiency. These solutions cater to a wide range of applications such as smart retail, traffic analysis, medical imaging, utility management and edge AI, exemplifying ASUS IoT's commitment to enabling next-generation AI capabilities at the edge.
"ASUS IoT is proud to present our leading solutions to the market, enabling easy deployment of next-generation AI capabilities at the edge,” said KuoWei Chao, General Manager of ASUS IoT Business Group. "By collaborating with Intel, ASUS IoT solutions can provide faster AI results, support more media streams per device and ensure long-term value through product longevity."

AI-ready performance

Intel Core Ultra processors are designed to elevate AI computing performance by up to 1.5X compared to previous-generation processors, with up to 14 cores and 20 threads, while operating at a 15-watt power base . Leveraging the new Intel 4 process, they deliver exceptional performance per watt, making them ideal for the next-generation edge/IoT platforms. Additionally, the inclusion of DDR5-5600 memory facilitates seamless IT/OT integration with reliable low latency. With powerful AI and automation capabilities, these processors enable ASUS IoT solutions to help streamline operations, helping businesses harness their full potential for data and growth support.
The latest Intel Core Ultra processors also have built-in Intel Arc™ GPUs, minimizing the need for a discrete GPU. This generation supports up to 50 HDR video streams, delivers visuals with exceptional detail, and accelerates the popular AV1 codec for more efficient compression compared to H.265.

Enable diverse AIoT applications with the latest ASUS IoT lineup

ASUS IoT's product lineup, based on Intel Core Ultra processors, enables a diverse range of AIoT applications. Highlights from the product roster are detailed below.

C7146ES-IM-AA, C5143ES-IM-AA 3.5-inch single-board computer

C7146ES-IM-AA and C5143ES-IM-AA support up to 64 GB of dual-channel DDR5-5600MHz memory and offer an impressive four-display configuration via multiple interfaces, including HDMI® 2.0, DisplayPort™ 1.4, USB-C® and LVDS/eDP. They are both especially suitable for solutions involving video, smart retail, automated guided vehicles (AGVs) and autonomous mobile robots (AMRs).

EBS-S500W edge computer

EBS-S500W provides a rich set of connectivity and expansion options, including USB 3.2, USB 2.0, USB-C and COM ports. It is equipped for the future with M.2 slots for LTE/5G and WiFi/BT functionality.

PE2200U ultra-compact fanless embedded computer

PE2200U improves power efficiency, boasting a rugged design architecture and an operating temperature range of -20 to 60° C, plus a rich array of connectivity options, including dual LAN that is expandable to four, plus two PoE ports, seven USB sockets, four COM ports and M.2 slots for expansion flexibility.