ATX Industrial Motherboard with 4th Gen Intel® Core™ / Celeron® S-Series Processors
This product is not recommended for new designs.
Last time buy: Feb. 26th, 2021
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  • 1x DP, 1x DVI-D, 1x VGA for display output
  • 2x GbE LAN for Ethernet
  • Up to 4x USB 3.0, up to 8x USB 2.0, 2x RS232/422/485, 4x RS232, 16-bit DIO
  • 4x SATA, up to 2x mSATA for storage
  • Up to 2x mPCIe, 4x PCI, 1x PCIe x16, 2x PCIe x1 for expansion
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Extended Temperature Support

ATX-HSW-S is an ATX form factor industrial-grade motherboard equipped with 4th Generation Intel® Core™ / Celeron® S-Series Processor. It features a greater number of PCI or expansion slots, sockets and I/O ports and enables the possibility for more peripheral applications, especially in the industrial automation field.

Great Expandability & Connectivity

ATX-HSW-S supports a VGA port, DVI-D port and DP port for a diverse set of display output options. It has two LAN ports based on Intel® GbE controllers and can provide stable and manageable network connections for network intensive applications. With six COM ports, one 16-bit DIO port and up to 12 USB ports, it is able to fulfill a variety of peripheral application demands. Moreover, it supports four PCI slots for industrial legacy devices, one PCIe x16 slot for higher performance graphics expansion, and two PCIe x1 slots and up to two mPCIe / mSATA slots for wired / wireless network and storage expansion.

High Processing / Graphics Performance

Powered by 4th Generation Intel® Core™ / Celeron® S-Series Processor with an integrated Intel® HD Graphics 4600 / Intel® HD Graphics 4400 / Intel® HD Graphics processor , ATX-HSW-S provides higher processing and 2D / 3D graphics performance for graphics-intensive embedded computing applications.

Resistant to Extreme Temperatures

An extended temperature model is offered with a special thermal design, capable of operating in an extended temperature range from -20 °C to 70 °C, ensuring normal operation even under extreme high, low or radically fluctuating temperatures, which is common in industrial environments.

(Note: This product will be ordered at Kontron Asia and all technical support, RMA and warranty will be provided by Kontron Asia.)


Processor 4th Gen Intel® Core™ / Celeron® S-Series Processors (FCLGA1150 Socket)
Chipset Intel® Q87
Intel® H81
Main Memory 4x DDR3 1333 / 1600 DIMM up to 32 GByte (Core™ CPU + Q87 Chipset)
4x DDR3 1333 DIMM up to 32 GByte (Celeron® CPU + Q87 Chipset)
2x DDR3 1333 / 1600 DIMM up to 16 GByte (Core™ CPU + H81 Chipset)
2x DDR3 1333 DIMM up to 16 GByte (Celeron® CPU + H81 Chipset)
Graphics Controller Intel® HD Graphics 4600 (Core™ i7 / i5)
Intel® HD Graphics 4400 (Core™ i3)
Intel® HD Graphics (Celeron®)
Display 1x DP (on rear, 2560 x 1600 @ 60 Hz)
1x DVI-D (on rear, 1920 x 1200 @ 60 Hz)
1x VGA (on rear, 1920 x 1200 @ 60 Hz)
Triple display support
Audio Controller Realtek ALC662
Audio 2x Line-out (1x on rear, 1x by header)
2x Mic-in (1x on rear, 1x by header)
Ethernet 2x GbE LAN (RJ45 on rear, 1x Intel® I217-LM, 1x Intel® I210-AT)
USB 4x USB 3.0 (2x Type A on rear, 2x by header, for model w/ Q87)
2x USB 3.0 (Type A on rear, for model w/ H81)
8x USB 2.0 (2x Type A on rear, 6x by header, for model w/ Q87)
6x USB 2.0 (2x Type A on rear, 4x by header, for model w/ H81)
Serial 2x RS232/422/485 (1x DB9 on rear, 1x by header, w/ power selection)
4x RS232 (by header, 2x w/ power selection)
Keyboard 1x PS/2 Keyboard (Mini-DIN on rear)
Mouse 1x PS/2 Mouse (Mini-DIN on rear)
Available I/Os 1x 16-bit DIO (by header)
SATA 4x SATA (RAID support for model w/ Q87)
Expansion 4x SATA (4x SATA 3.0 w/ RAID support for Q87, 2x SATA 3.0 for H81)
2x mSATA / mPCIe (full size, for model w/ Q87)
1x mPCIe (full size, for model w/ H81)
4x PCI (32-bit / 33 MHz)
1x PCIe x16
2x PCIe x1
1x SIM Card Cage
Power connector 2x 12-pin ATX connector
2x 2-pin ATX connector
Input Voltage DC +5 V / -5 V / +12 V / -12 V / +3.3 V / 5 VSB (2x 12-pin ATX connector)
DC 12 V (2x 2-pin ATX connector)
BIOS AMI uEFI BIOS w/ 128 Mb SPI Flash
Watchdog Programmable WDT to generate system reset event
Real Time Clock Chipset integrated RTC
Cooling 1x Wafer for CPU Smart Fan
1x Wafer for System Smart Fan
1x Wafer for AUX Smart Fan
Operating System Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux
Mechanical Dimensions ATX (304.8 mm x 244 mm / 12” x 9.6”)
Operation Temperature 0 °C ~ 60 °C / 32 °F ~ 140 °F (Standard)
-20 °C ~ 70 °C / -4 °F ~ 158 °F (Extended)
Humidity 0 % ~ 95 %
Certifications CE Class A, FCC Class A



ATX-HSW-S Industrial Motherboard Datasheet
Revision 20200508, May 8, 2020
[ kontron-atx-hsw-s-motherboard-datasheet-20200508.pdf, 626.82 KB, May.11.2020 ]


Kontron ATX-HSW-S Motherboard User Guide
Revision 1.2, June 23, 2020
[ kontron-atx-hsw-s-user-guide-rev-1d1-2020-05-08.pdf, 1.84 MB, May.11.2020 ]

General Safety Instruction
[ general-safety-instructions.pdf, 560.72 KB, Jan.04.2021 ]


ATX-HSW-S Graphics Driver for Windows 10
[, 372.08 MB, Aug.22.2018 ]

ATX-HSW-S Graphics Driver for Windows 7 & Windows 8
[, 371.46 MB, Aug.22.2018 ]

ATX-HSW-S Chipset Driver for Windows
[, 5.54 MB, Aug.22.2018 ]

ATX-HSW-S LAN Driver for Windows
[, 198.48 MB, Aug.22.2018 ]

ATX-HSW-S ME Driver for Windows
[, 310.55 MB, Aug.22.2018 ]

ATX-HSW-S RST Driver for Windows
[, 13.42 MB, Aug.22.2018 ]

ATX-HSW-S USB 3.0 Driver for Windows 7 Only
[, 5.5 MB, Aug.22.2018 ]

ATX-HSW-S Audio Driver for Windows
[, 242.37 MB, Aug.22.2018 ]

ATX-HSW-S COM Patch File
[, 4.6 MB, Aug.22.2018 ]

Quick Reference Guide

ATX-HSW-S Motherboard Quick Installation Guide
Revision 1.0 August 22, 2018
[ kontron-atx-hsw-s-qig-20180822.pdf, 345.39 KB, Aug.22.2018 ]

Tech Spec Sheet

Motherboard and SMARTCASE™ Tech Specs
[ tech-specs_motherboards-and-smartcase.pdf, 2.57 MB, Jul.28.2021 ]

ATX Motherboard Tech Spec Sheet
Revision 20210729, July 29, 2021
[ atx-motherboard-tech-spec-sheet-20210729.pdf, 2.41 MB, Jul.29.2021 ]


Kontron Services Brochure
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