SINTRONES Unveils the IBOX-500: An Ultra-Compact, Fanless In-Vehicle Computer Revolutionizing Automotive Connectivity and Performance


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[Taipei, Taiwan] – SINTRONES Technology Corp., a global leader in innovative computing solutions, is proud to announce the launch of its latest breakthrough in automotive technology – the IBOX-500. This ultra-compact, fanless in-vehicle computer is designed to push the boundaries of connectivity, performance, and durability in the automotive industry. Equipped with the cutting-edge NXP i.MX 8QuadXPlus Automotive Grade SoC (AEC-Q100 Grade 3), the IBOX-500 offers unparalleled reliability and performance for automotive applications.


Key Features of the IBOX-500:

  • Advanced Processing Power: At the heart of the IBOX-500 is the NXP i.MX 8QuadXPlus Automotive Grade SoC, ensuring top-tier performance with AEC-Q100 Grade 3 certification. This processor is ideal for handling the demanding environments of automotive applications.

  • Robust Memory and Storage: With on-board LPDDR4 3GB RAM and eMMC 5.1 32GB storage, the IBOX-500 provides ample memory and fast storage to support complex applications and data processing.

  • Comprehensive Sensor Integration: The built-in accelerometer, gyroscope, and magnetics sensor enhance vehicle monitoring and navigation capabilities, offering precise control and feedback for advanced automotive systems.

  • Extensive Connectivity Options: Featuring 3 x CAN/CAN FD for automotive communication, 1 x DVI-D Single-Link with Sintrones proprietary pin define for video output, and multiple I/O ports including 8 x DI, 4 x DO, and 2 x RS-232, the IBOX-500 ensures versatile connectivity and control options.

  • Flexible Expansion: With multiple M.2 slots (1 x M.2 3042/3052 Key B, 1 x M.2 2242 Key B, 1 x M.2 Key A-E) and a Micro-SD slot, the IBOX-500 offers flexible expansion options for additional storage and module integrations, such as 5G, LTE, GPS, and Wi-Fi/Bluetooth connectivity.

  • Durable and Reliable Power Supply: The 9-60V DC power input and smart vehicle power ignition system ensure that the IBOX-500 operates reliably in a wide range of automotive environments.

  • Extreme Operating Temperatures: Designed to withstand the rigors of automotive use, the IBOX-500 operates flawlessly in extreme temperatures ranging from -40° to 70°C, making it suitable for use in any climate, from the coldest snowplows to the hottest desert fleet vehicles.


The IBOX-500 is the perfect solution for a wide range of applications, including digital clusters, intelligent cockpits, and comprehensive fleet management systems. Its ultra-compact design allows for easy integration into any vehicle, while its advanced features and robust connectivity options make it an ideal choice for enhancing vehicle intelligence and operational efficiency.

Equipped with the NXP i.MX 8X processor, which stands out for its high performance and low power consumption design, it supports graphics, video, image processing, and voice functionalities, fully meeting the requirements for safety certification and energy efficiency. With the advantage of a complex multi-core architecture, it provides the computational power needed for smart cockpit applications and comes with a patented multi-in-one transmission signal line design to simplify the complex wiring within the vehicle, easily achieving the display needs of the smart cockpit.

There’s no need for additional heat sinks or heat pipes, enabling a lightweight and compact design that is more conducive to installation and configuration in the limited space of a vehicle cabin. Capable of stable operation in environments ranging from -40 to 70°C, all product features are specially designed for in-vehicle applications and the unique conditions within the vehicle environment, making the IBOX-500 the optimal choice for smart cockpit solutions.

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The IBOX-500 is now available for order, ready to elevate in-vehicle applications to new heights of performance and efficiency. For more information about the IBOX-500 and other innovative solutions from SINTRONES, please visit SINTRONES In-Vehicle Computing Series.



SINTRONES Technology Corp. is at the forefront of providing innovative computing solutions for the transportation, industrial, and embedded markets. With a focus on developing high-quality, reliable, and durable products, SINTRONES is committed to advancing the future of transportation and intelligent automotive technologies.

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