Axiomtek Introduces Thin, Powerful Mini-ITX Motherboard with High Graphical Performance - The MANO521

Axiomtek’s MANO521 is a highly expandable mini-ITX motherboard with high processing powers, multiple expansion interfaces and Intel® HD Graphics.

City of Industry, CA, November 15, 2019 --( Axiomtek, a leading design and manufacturing company of innovative, high performance and reliable PC-based industrial computer products, is proud to announce the MANO521, a mini-ITX motherboard powered by the LGA1151 socket 8th generation Intel® Core™ i7/i5/i3 processor with a choice of Intel® H310 or Intel® Q370 chipset. It is designed with rich functionality and offers high processing powers, multiple expansion interfaces and stunning graphical performance to deliver true customer value and quick deployment in a broad range of high performance applications such as industrial automation, transportation, self-service kiosks, medical and digital signage.

The powerful MANO521 features two high bandwidth 260-pin DDR4-2400/2666 with a memory capacity up to 32GB. It offers two SATA-600 sockets and one M.2 Key M 2242/2260/2280 connector for storage. The compact MANO521 offers multiple I/O options, including two Gigabit LANs with Intel® Ethernet Controller i211-AT and Intel® Ethernet Connection I219-V, one RS-232/422/485, one RS-232, four USB 3.0, four USB 2.0, 8-channel DIO and one HD Codec audio. It is highly flexible with various expansion interfaces including one PCIe x4, one full-size PCIe Mini Card slot and one M.2 Key E 2230.

The MANO521 is designed for operational stability in harsh environments with a wide operating temperature range of 0°C to +60°C. It has a choice of built-in DC Power Jack or ATX connector supporting 12V and 19V to 24V DC input with AT mode auto power function. For reliability, it supports watchdog timer and hardware monitoring, and offers Trusted Platform Module 2.0 (TPM 2.0) support for optimum security.

“The feature-rich MANO521 is integrated with Intel® HD Graphics and provides rapid video acceleration and triple-view capabilities through the DisplayPort++, HDMI, LVDS and VGA. It also has an optional eDP port,” said Vicky Chang, the product manager of the Motherboard Division at Axiomtek. “It is designed for integration into space-constraint applications, such as slim panel PCs, kiosks, digital signage, POS systems, portable medical devices and all-in-one systems.”

The MANO521 is now available for purchase. For more information, please visit or contact us at

Some Key Features:

- High performance LGA1151 8th generation Intel® Core™ i7/i5/i3 processor with Intel® H310 chipset (or optional Q370)
- Offers two DDR4-2400/2666 SO-DIMM slots for up to 32GB of memory
- Feature-rich with two COM ports (RS-232/422/485 and RS-232), four USB 3.0 ports, four USB 2.0 ports, two SATA-600 and one M.2 Key M
- Expandable with one PCIe x4, M.2 Key E and full-size PCIe Mini Card slots

About Axiomtek Co., Ltd.

Axiomtek Co., Ltd. established in 1990, is one of the world's leading designers/manufacturers of embedded industrial computer products. From its origin as a turnkey systems integrator specializing in data acquisition and control systems, Axiomtek has trended with the IIoT evolution by offering smart industrial computer solutions and value-added services for a variety of mission-critical industries including transportation, medical, industrial automation, power utilities and renewable energy, digital signage, network appliances, gaming and retail/POS/Kiosks. The company has more than 60 distributor and technology partners globally. Axiomtek offers industrial computer platforms, single board computers and system on modules, fanless and rugged embedded systems, intelligent transportation systems, EtherCAT Master Controllers, IoT gateway devices, touch panel computers, medical grade PCs, digital signage OPS players, industrial network and network appliances and casino gaming platforms.

Axiomtek USA headquarters is located in City of Industry, Calif. Established in 1994, the subsidiary incorporates product integration and logistics as well as a wide range of service offerings including design assistance, technical support and return merchandise assistance. Axiomtek Systems in Methuen, MA, the company’s Eastern regional headquarters, has added a high level of expertise on COTS integration and a variety of value-added engineering services to Axiomtek USA’s comprehensive suite of capabilities. Axiomtek USA has become the premier service provider for systems integration assistance and project management.

As an associate member of the Intel® Internet of Things Solutions Alliance, Axiomtek continuously develops and delivers cutting edge solutions based on the latest Intel® platforms.
Larry Wu