BCM Advanced Research, a supplier of embedded motherboards and intelligent systems
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* EOL Notice: THE BC45Q IS ON THE PHASE-OUT LIST. BCM is accepting last time buy (LTB) orders through July 31, 2014.  All last time buy orders may be scheduled to ship through January 31, 2015 with a non-cancellable and non-returnable (NCNR) PO. BCM may continue to accept orders for this product on a build to order basis with minimum order quantities. For a replacement product please consider our BC77Q; BC87Q. For detail, please read the Official Release [PDF]
The BC45Q is designed with LGA 775 socket and the Intel® Q45 Express Chipset/ICH10DO architecture to support next generation 45nm Multi-Core high performance desktop processors - Intel® Core™ 2 Quad, Core™ 2 Duo processors. When the Q45 Chipset couples with the Core™ 2 processor family, the overall system performance is significantly increased through optimized bandwidth up to 1333 MHz FSB. The BC45Q supports Intel® vPro technology for enhanced security, manageability and energy efficiency meeting the requirements of its target industries including enterprise security systems such as those used in major transportation depots, incoming automated cargo inspections, high pedestrian traffic areas, and border security.

The BC45Q features the Intel® GMA 4500 onboard graphics delivering an excellent blend of graphics performance and outstanding 3D video rendering required by the target industries for the BC45Q motherboard addressing a key lifecycle concern often tied to third party graphic engines with limited lifecycles. It supports dual display via DVI output up to 2048 x 1536 resolutions and VGA up to 2560 x 1600. The BC45Q also offers iAMT 5.0 support enabling IT engineers and technicians to remotely monitor, diagnose, upgrade, and maintain their systems to increase response time and reduce the system down time. 

BCM’s BC45Q ATX motherboard is truly a full featured product offering something for all embedded or industrial applications but specifically designed for long-life embedded applications such as: Enterprise class security systems, Medical data acquisition systems, Industrial controller and automation systems, Industrial data acquisition systems, Enterprise government, military, or business workstations that are lifecycle sensitive, Network security systems and Self-Service or Checkout Kiosk.
Product Features
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  • LGA 775 socket supports 45nm Intel® Core™ 2 Quad/ Core™ 2 Duo multi-core processors
  • 800/1066/1333 MHz FSB
  • Intel® Q45 Chipset
  • up to 8 GB DDR3 SDRAM System Memory
  • Intel® GMA 4500 Graphic Engine
  • Dual display via VGA + DVI
  • 4 x PCI
  • 5 x SATA II w/RAID
  • 1 x eSATA
  • Intel® Active Management Technology 5.0 supported
  • Supported Os: WinXP, XPe, Vista, Windows 7, Linux
  • FCC Class A , CE , UL ready
BC45Q Intel Q45 industrial ATX Motherboard

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Product Description
CPU LGA775 socket supports 45nm Intel® Core™ 2 Quad, Core™ 2 Duo and Celeron® multi-core Processors with 800/1066/1333 MHz FSB
System Chipset Intel® Q45 Chipset
System Memory Four 240-pin DIMM slots supports up to 8 GB dual channel 800/1066 MHz DDR3 memory modules
I/O Chip Winbond W83627DHG-A
Expansion 1 x PCI Express x16 slot
1 x PCI Express x4 slot (x16 physical slot)
1 x PCI Express x1 slot
4 x PCI slots
Watchdog Timer Reset: 1 sec. ~ 255min. and 1sec. or 1min./step
H/W Status Monitor Monitoring System Temperature, Voltage, with Auto Throttling Control
Smart Fan Control Yes
S3 / S4 Yes
TPM ---
Graphics Engine Integrated Graphics Media Accelerator 4500
Display Memory Intel® DVMT 4.0 supports Up to 384MB Video Memory
Display Interfaces VGA and DVI-D
Display Capability Supports dual display
Rear Panel I/O
KB/MS 1 PS/2 Keyboard, 1 PS/2 Mouse
Audio Line-in, Line-out, Mic-in, Front Audio Header
COM (Serial Port) ---
LAN 2 x RJ45
VGA 1 x DB-15
HDMI ---
DisplpayPort ---
DC-in ---
Onboard I/O
LVDS ---
COM (Serial Port) 2 x RS232
SATA 5 x SATA II w/ RAID 0, 1, 5 and 10 and
DC-in ---
MIO 1 x 8-bit GPIO, 1 x LPT, 1 x IDE, 1 x CPU Fan, 1 x Chassis Fan, 1 x Power Fan, 1 x Front Panel, 1 x ATX Power , 1 x ATX 12V power
Audio Codec Realtek ® ALC888/ALC886HD Audio
Intel® 82567-LM PHY PCIe Gigabit Ethernet support iAMT5.0
LAN2 Intel® 82574L PCIe x1 Gigabit Ethernet
Mechanical and Environment
Power Type ATX
Operating Temperature 0 ~ 60°C (32 ~ 140°F)
Storage Temperature -20 ~ 80°C (-4 ~ 176°F)
Operating Humidity 0 ~ 90% Relative Humidity, Non-condensing
Storage Humidity 0 ~ 90% Relative Humidity, Non-condensing
Form Factor ATX
Dimensions (L) x (W) 12" (L) x 9.6" (W)
Weight 1.65 lbs
Ordering Information
Part No. Description
BC45Q Intel Q45 ATX Motherboard
Accessory Include 1 x 40-pin IDE Cable, 1 x SATA Cable, 1 x SATA Power Cable, 1 x I/O Shield, 1 x Driver CD, 1 x User's Quick Installation Guide
182437200040    2.54mm pitch 14” length Dual port USB cable w/ full height bracket
CBL-COM2 2.54mm pitch 12” length Serial cable w/ full height bracket
* All product specifications and product images are subject to change without notice. Last update: 02/21/2014

About BCM
BCM Advanced Research (BCM) is a leading developer and manufacturer of x86/ARM RISC embedded industrial motherboards and systems for ODMs and OEM that integrate computing technology into their products. We own a very strong R&D engineering team and operation department based in Southern California in order to provide prompt project develop support and instant problem solving assistance.