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* EOL Notice: THE MX45GM 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 MX67QM, MX67QMD; MX81H; MX87QD. For detail, please read the Official Release [PDF]
The MX45GM is designed with an Intel® Socket P and the Mobile Intel® GM45/ICH9M-E Chipsets architecture. The Socket P supports Intel® Core™ 2 Extreme, Core™ 2 Quad and 45nm Core™ 2 Duo processors with Front Side Bus speed from 667, 800 and 1066 MHz. The Intel® GM45 chipset integrates the Intel® GMA 4500MHD Graphics Engine delivering Blu-ray capable HD video playback and high resolution 3D graphics with dual display capable configuration via HDMI, DVI, LVDS and VGA outputs. The Intel® GMA 4500MHD also delivers Intel® Clear Video Technology quality graphics and video including sharper image, increased clarity and customizable color controls especially for high-end imaging-focused applications. The combination of these architectures provide high system and graphics performances utilizing fast bandwidth to handle massive computing and visualization workloads. The MX45GM is perfect for running cutting-edge embedded applications in Kiosk, POS, gaming, medical and entertainment machines.
Product Features
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  • Socket P Supports 45nm Intel® Core™ 2 Duo, Celeron® Processors
  • Intel® GM45/ICH9ME Chipset
  • Supports up to 4 GB Dual Channel 667/800 MHz DDR2 SODIMM memory modules
  • Intel® GMA 4500MHD, Support DirectX 10, Shader Model 4.0 and Intel® Clear Video technology
  • Dual Display: HDMI, DVI-D, LVDS, VGA
  • 1 x PCI, 1 x PCIe x1, 1 x Mini PCIe, Compact Flash
  • 4 x SATA II w/RAID
  • 5 x COM
  • DC Power 19V-24V
GM45 Mini ITX

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Product Description
CPU Socket P supports 45nm Intel® Core™ 2 Duo and Intel® Celeron® processors, 667/800/1066 MHz
System Chipset Intel® GM45 + Intel® ICH9M-E
System Memory Two SODIMM sockets support up to 4 GB dual channel 667/800 MHz DDR2 memory modules
I/O Chip Winbond W83627DHG-A
Expansion 1 x PCI Slot
1 x PCI Express x1 socket
1 x Mini PCI Express socket
1 x Compact Flash Socket
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 S3
TPM TPM 1.2 support by Infineon
Graphics Engine Intel® GM45 integrated Graphics Media Accelerator 4500MHD, Intel® DVMT 5.0 supports up to 256 MB video memory
Display Memory Intel® DVMT 5.0 supports 1GB video memory
Display Interfaces VGA , HDMI, DVI and LVDS (18/24-bit Dual Channel)
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) 1 x RS232
LAN 2 x RJ45
DisplpayPort ---
DC-in 1 x DC Input
Onboard I/O
COM (Serial Port) 4 x RS232
SATA 4 x SATA II w/RAID and 2 x SATA Power
DC-in ---
MIO 1 x 16-bit GPIO, 1 x Front Panel, 1 x CHA Fan, 1 x CPU Fan
Audio Codec Realtek® ALC888/ALC886 HD Audio
LAN1 Intel® 82567LM Gigabit Ethernet Controller
LAN2 Intel® 82574L Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Mechanical and Environment
Power Type DC 19V-24V
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 Mini ITX
Dimensions (L) x (W) 6.7” (L) x 6.7” (W)
Weight lbs
Ordering Information
Part No. Description
MX45GM Intel GM45 Mini ITX Motherboard, DC Power
Accessory Included 1 x CPU Cooler, 1 x I/O Shield, 1 x PS2-Y Cable, 1 x SATA Power Cable, 2 x SATA Cable, 2 x COM Port Cable, 1 x Driver CD, 1 x User's Quick Installation Guide
E1700090250R 2.00mm pitch 9.8” length USB cable
183000000006    2.00mm pitch 12” length Serial cable
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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.