Advantech Releases the 3.5” SBC and Box Computer Based on Qualcomm‘s First Embedded Solutions for Industrial IoT Applications

Advantech Releases the 3.5” SBC and Box Computer Based on Qualcomm‘s First Embedded Solutions for Industrial IoT Applications

June 8, 2017, Taipei– Advantech, a global leader in the embedded computing market, is glad to announce the release of the ARM-based 3.5” SBC RSB-4760 and Box Computer EPC-R4760, the world’s first embedded solution powered by Qualcomm ARM® Cortex®-A53 APQ8016 Quad core high performance processor. As computing performance, power management, and multi-wireless connectivity are the key requirements for an Industrial IoT gateway, Advantech’s RSB-4760 and EPC-R4760 adopts the Qualcomm APQ8016 platform which provides the best combination to meet these requirements. With extra secured encryption features and various embedded OS support, RSB-4760 and EPC-R4760 are the best Industrial IoT gateway solutions in the market for a multitude of embedded applications.

Computing Performance

  1. RSB-4760 and EPC-R4760 adopt Qualcomm’s APQ-8016 SoC, which integrates four ARM Cortex-A53 processor cores, Adreno 306 high efficiency graphic engine and a 64-bit LPDDR2/3 memory controller, giving RSB-4760 and EPC-R4760 amazing computing power and excellent user experience for high performance applications.

Power Management

An innovative design of Power Management IC (PMIC) is also provided by Qualcomm for APQ-8016 platform which provides outstanding power efficiency in the mobile/handheld device area. RSB-4760 and EPC-R4760 feature the same PMIC targeting low power consumption applications for ubiquitous operating environments.

Multi-wireless Connectivity

RSB-4760 and EPC-R4760 integrate on-board wireless solutions including Wi-Fi, BT, and GPS, with extra mini PCIe, M.2, and SIM card slot. Customers are also allowed to expand 3G/LTE connectivity by add-on modules. All of this makes RSB-4760 and EPC-R4760 become multi-wireless connective ready solution for your industrial IoT applications.

Embedded Software Support

For software support, RSB-4760 and EPC-R4760 provide different layers of software services for assisting customers during their application design-in phase. Start from OS selection, RSB-4760 and EPC-R4760 offer Dabien Linux, Yocto Linux, Ubuntu Linux, Android and Win 10 IoT core options. For middleware layer, Advantech adds WISE-PaaS/RMM API ready for RSB-4760 and EPC-R4760 to help customers to access and control H/W features easily and quickly, such as GPIO, Backlight, Watchdog Timer and more. And for cloud services, RSB-4760 and EPC-R4760 can connect to Microsoft’s Azure Cloud, Amazon Web Services (AWS) or other 3rd party solutions to obtain advanced cloud services for different IoT application.

Advantech’s bundle of hardware/software features and customized services make 3.5” SBC RSB-4760 and Box Computer EPC-R4760 the unsurpassed choice for new Industrial IoT application development.

RSB-4760 and EPC-R4760 Key Features

  •   NXP ARM® Cortex®-A9 i.MX6 Dual/Quad 1GHz high performance processor
  •   Qualcomm ARM® Cortex®-A53 APQ8016 Quad core up to 1.2 GHz
  •   Onboard 1GB LPDDR3 memory and 8GB eMMC
  •   1 HDMI, 1 RS-232/422/485, 1 GbE, 2 USB 2.0, 8 GPIO
  •   Highly integrated on-board wireless connectivity - Wi-Fi, BT, and GNSS
  •   Connectivity expansion capability - M.2, mini-PCIe
  •   Wide voltage range DC power input
  •   Supports Android, Linux and Win 10 IoT Core

Advantech 3.5” SBC RSB-4760 and Box Computer EPC-R4760 are available now! Please contact Advantech sales and authorized channel partners to learn more about it. For more information on Advantech’s RISC products and services, visit now!

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About Embedded-IoT Group

As a leader in the embedded market, Advantech Embedded-IoT Group not only delivers a wide range of embedded design-in services, but also develops a series of integrated IoT solutions and services to assist customers approaching the IoT market wanting minimal uncertainty and risk. Advantech Integrated IoT solutions include sensor nodes, gateways, and WISE-PaaS IoT software platforms. 

About Advantech

Founded in 1983, Advantech is a leader in providing trusted, innovative products, services, and solutions. Advantech offers comprehensive system integration, hardware, software, customer-centric design services, embedded systems, automation products, and global logistics support. We cooperate closely with our partners to help provide complete solutions for a wide array of applications across a diverse range of industries. Our mission is to enable an intelligent planet with Automation and Embedded Computing products and solutions that empower the development of smarter working and living. With Advantech, there is no limit to the applications and innovations our products make possible. (Corporate Website:





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