Embedded Pentium II

Design Note #5

Embedded Pentium II®

Eastman Kodak Company, an Orchid client, wished to inject new life into its line of professional image capture products. Building upon Orchid’s years of embedded x86 / Pentium / Pentium II, multimedia, imaging, and networking expertise, Kodak leveraged a custom Orchid design and kept a crucial market segment, the professional photographer, taking pictures and generating profits.

Multimedia Pentium Performance on the Top of a Tripod

Or wherever you want it. Working with Intel Corporation and General Software, Orchid is able to deeply embed a Windows 98/Windows NT/Windows CE ready Pentium II, Pentium or x86 solution into your exact form factor.

  • Multimedia Video
  • Multimedia Audio
  • USB Ports
  • FireWire
  • Ethernet, Token-ring, Fibre Channel
  • Flat-panel Display
  • XGA/SXGA Video
  • PCMCIA / Cardbus
  • IrDA / Infra-red Controls
  • Customized BIOS / POST
  • Customizable Input / Output
  • Customized Mechanical

An Embedded Example

Orchid produced a custom, single-board, multimedia, Pentium class computer capable of real-time RS170 image capture in a Windows 98 environment. High quality live and flash-synchronized image capture were included. JPEG image compression provided compatible image exchange formats.

Embedded Pentium II

Embedded x86 Technology

Choose from ‘186, ‘386, ‘486, Pentium or Pentium II class processors. Orchid has embedded these in hundreds of highly customized products. Orchid works with you to understand your customization needs. We will integrate your existing design elements together with our own core and peripheral designs to achieve your product goals. Contact Orchid today, let us fit personal-computer performance into an unusual place for you too.

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