Nuvo-5501 Series

Intel® 6th-Gen Core™ i7/ i5/ i3 Compact Fanless Embedded Controller with 3x GbE

  • Compact 221 x 173 x 76 mm footprint
  • Supports Intel® 6th-Gen Core™ i7/ i5/ i3 LGA 1151 socket CPU
  • Rugged, -25°C to 70°C fanless operation
  • 3x GbE and 4x USB 3.0 ports
  • VGA + DVI dual display outputs
  • Accommodates one 3.5″ HDD or 2.5″ HDD/ SSD Optional 8-CH isolated DI and 8-CH isolated DO
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Nuvo-5501 series features compact fanless embedded controllers for the cost and space conscious. Based on Intel® Skylake platform, it is designed to provide cutting-edge performance and reliable operation in extreme environment. Its LGA 1151 socket offers users the flexibility to select a 35W CPU from 6th-Gen Intel® Core™ i to Celeron® lineup to suit application needs.

Nuvo-5501 is the most compact fanless embedded controller supporting Skylake LGA 1151 socket CPUs, measuring just 221 x 173 x 76 mm, it is easy to deploy in restricted spaces. In its compact enclosure, Nuvo-5501 features rich, front-accessible I/Os including 3x GbE, 4x USB 3.0 and 4x COM ports. There is even enough room for a 3.5” HDD compatible with the latest storage capacities.

The compact Nuvo-5501 is a cost-effective solution that does not compromise on performance and reliability, making it the ideal embedded controller for various industrial applications.


System Core
Supports following CPUs
Intel® Core™ i7-6700TE (8M Cache, 2.4/ 3.4 GHz, 35W TDP)
Intel® Core™ i5-6500TE (6M Cache, 2.3/ 3.3 GHz, 35W TDP)
Intel® Core™ i3-6100TE (4M Cache, 2.7 GHz, 35W TDP)
Intel® Pentium® G4400TE (3M Cache, 2.4 GHz, 35W TDP)
Intel® Celeron® G3900TE (2M Cache, 2.3 GHz, 35W TDP)
Intel® H110 platform controller hub
Integrated Intel® HD 530/510 controller
Up to 16GB DDR4-2133 (single SO-DIMM)
I/O Interface
Ethernet Port 1x Gigabit Ethernet port (via Intel I219-LM)
2x Gigabit Ethernet port (via Intel I210-IT)
Video Port 1x VGA connector for VGA output
1x DVI-D connector for DVI/ HDMI output
Serial Port 2x software-programmable RS-232/ 422/ 485 ports
2x RS-232 ports
USB 4x USB3.0 ports
2x USB2.0 ports
Isolated DIO 8-CH isolated DI and 8-CH isolated DO (optional)
Storage interface
SATA HDD 1x internal SATA port for 3.5″ HDD or 2.5″ HDD/ SSD
mSATA 1x full-size mSATA port (mux with mini-PCIe)
Expansion slot
mini-PCIe 1x full-size mini PCI Express socket with SIM socket
Power Supply
DC Input 1x 3-pin pluggable terminal block for 8~35 VDC power input
Dimension 221 mm (W) x 173 mm (H) x 76 mm (D)
Weight 2.8 kg (incl. CPU, memory and HDD)
Mounting Wall-mount (standard) or DIN-rail mount (optional)
Operating Temperature -25°C ~ 70°C */**
Storage temperature -40°C ~ 85°C
Humidity 10%~90%, non-condensing
Vibration Operating, 5 Grms, 5-500 Hz, 3 Axes (w/ SSD, according to IEC60068-2-64)
Shock Operating, 50 Grms, half-sine 11 ms duration (w/ SSD, according to IEC60068-2-27)
EMC CE/FCC Class A, according to EN 55022 & EN 55024

The 100% CPU loading is applied using Intel® Thermal Analysis Tool.
*For sub-zero operating temperature, a wide temperature HDD drive or Solid State Disk (SSD) is required.

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Intel® 6th-Gen Core™ i7/ i5/ i3 compact fanless embedded controller with 3x GbE

Intel® 6th-Gen Core™ i7/ i5/ i3 compact fanless embedded controller with isolated DIO & 3x GbE


  • DIN-rail mounting kit
  • 120W AC/DC power adapter