Posted on August 18, 2015

MinnowBoard Turbot Announced

MinnowBoard Turbot

ADI Engineering Announces Enhanced MinnowBoard Turbot Platform for the Intel® Atom™ Processor E3800 Series

New MinnowBoard Turbot Is FCC and CE Certified, Brings Added Performance and Robustness

INTEL DEVELOPER FORUM, SAN FRANCISCO, CA., AUGUST 19, 2015 – ADI Engineering, Inc. today announced a newly enhanced member of the MinnowBoard family called MinnowBoard Turbot, released in accordance with the MinnowBoard Compatibility Program.  MinnowBoard Turbot is MinnowBoard MAX compatible but adds a higher performance Intel® Atom™ processor, FCC and CE certification, and new design robustness and ease of use features that support full-scale commercial usage by OEMs. The open-source hardware design is freely available under a Creative Commons license. ADI Engineering is showing MinnowBoard Turbot at its booth 355 at the Intel Developer Forum (IDF) Fall 2015, September 18-20 at the San Francisco Moscone Center West. More information about MinnowBoard Turbot is available on ADI Engineering’s website at

MinnowBoard Turbot is a powerful and expandable open platform for Intel Atom that allows endless customization and integration potential. The board features a dual-core 1.46 GHz Intel® Atom™ processor E3826, 2GB DDR3L, Intel® HD Graphics, micro HDMI, 1x Gb Ethernet, USB 3.0 and 2.0, and a Lure expansion board interface. Software support includes Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Android 4.4, Yocto Project Linux, Ubuntu, Fedora, and FreeBSD. The platform is currently sampling to early customers, with general availability in October 2015. MSRP is $139.

“With full regulatory compliance, improved performance, and OEM production quality, MinnowBoard Turbot represents the next generation of open source hardware. Now an open community-based board is not only a powerful development platform, but also a robust OEM product.” said Steve Yates, President, CEO and Founder of ADI Engineering. “MinnowBoard Turbot’s compatibility leverages the quickly growing MinnowBoard community to enable an incredibly diverse range of applications.”

About ADI Engineering, Inc.

ADI Engineering is a new breed of ODM that flexibly delivers high-quality, low-cost, first-to-market Intel-based products.  Driven by industry shifts toward SDN, NFV, IoT, cloud computing, and open source, ADI’s innovative products anticipate next-generation requirements and deliver the highest performance with targeted feature sets and low price points. Founded in 1990, ADI knows how to speed customers to market.

ADI Engineering is a privately held company headquartered in Charlottesville, VA and is an Associate member of the Intel IoT Solutions Alliance and a member of the Intel Network Builders Alliance.  For more information about ADI Engineering, please visit or call (434) 978-2888.

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