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conga-IC170 (EOL)

Highest Performance Thin-Mini-ITX board based on 6th Generation Intel® Core™ Mobile SOC U-Processors

  • Highest Performance Thin Mini-ITX board
  • 6th Generation Intel® Core™ Mobile SOC U-Processors
  • Improved Graphics Performance with HD500 Series
  • Wide Range Power Input 12-24 Volt
  • congatec embedded Board Controller Features
  • End of Life

Specification

Formfactor
Mini ITX
CPU
Intel® Core™ i7-6600U (2 x 2.6 GHz, 4MB cache, 15W)
Intel® Core™ i5-6300U (2 x 2.4 GHz, 3MB cache, 15W)
Intel® Core™ i3-6100U (2 x 2.3 GHz, 3MB cache, 15W)
Intel® Celeron® 3955U (2 x 2.0 GHz, 2MB cache, 15W)
DRAM
Support for 2x SO DIMM Socket (dual channel DDR4 up to 2133 MT/s), max. 2x 16GB
Ethernet
1x Intel I219-LM (GbE PHY), 1x Intel I211-AT (GbE controller)
I/O Interfaces
2 x DisplayPort
1 x Audio In
1 x Line Out
2 x LAN RJ45
1 x DC-In (external input) 12-24 V
Graphics
Intel® HD Graphics with OpenCL 2.0, OpenGL 4.3 and DirectX11.2 support | up to three independent displays: DVI, DisplayPort 1.2
Internal Connectors
3x SATA (6G, can be configured as RAID)
1x SATA Power
4x USB 2.0
1x LVDS (2x24 bit)
1x Embedded DisplayPort (x4)
1x Backlight (Power, control)
1x Monitor OFF
1x Surround
1x Front Panel HD Audio
1 x Digital MIC or S/PDIF
1x Internal stereo speaker
1x Feature connector - congatec custom (8 Bit General Purpose I/O)
1x Frontpanel (Power Switch, LEDs, Reset)
1x Intrusion (Case Open),
1x opt. battery header signal + power (SBM3)
1x FAN CPU
1x FAN System
1x CEC
2x Serial Port COM2 (opt. as ccTALK)
1x miniPCI Express
1x M2 (Supported card sizes: 3042 and 2242)
congatec Board Controller
Multi Stage Watchdog, non-volatile User Data Storage, Manufacturing and Board information, Board Statistics, BIOS Setup, Data Backup, I²C bus (fast mode, 400 kHz, multi-master), Power Loss Control
embedded BIOS Features
AMI Aptio® 2.X (UEFI) firmware
SM-BIOS
BIOS Update
Logo Boot
Quiet Boot
HDD Password
Security
Trusted Platform Module (TPM 2.0)
Power Management
Power Management | ACPI S3/S4 DeepSx | Wake on time from S5 | Power Supply 12-24 V | 2x fan (CPU / system) monitored & controlled
Operating Systems
Microsoft® Windows® 10
Microsoft® Windows® 7
Linux
Microsoft® Windows® 7/8 embedded Standard
Temperature
Operating: 0 to +60°C Storage: -20 to +70°C
Humidity
Operating: 10 - 90% r. H. non cond.
Size
170 x 170 mm (6.7” x 6.7”)

Documents

All documents found on this page are updated without notification. Always check this page forthe latestversion.

Data Sheet

26.03.2021

Software

Linux

cgbcser.tar.gz
17.01.2018 / 2.65 KB
Driver for modules with on-module UART, realized using the congatec board controller. V1.1
CGOSAPIm14.pdf
04.04.2017 / 1.07 MB
CGOS API programmers manual
cgoslx-x32-1.03.022.tar.gz
12.09.2016 / 50.38 KB
CGOS legacy driver 1.03.022 for 32bit Linux (Kernel version 2.6.x, 3.x and 4.x)
cgoslx-x64-1.03.032.tar.xz
09.05.2022 / 52.03 KB
CGOS legacy driver 1.03.032 for 64bit Linux (Kernel version 3.x, 4.x, 5.x and 6.x).For kernel versions >= 5.8 please refer to readme.txt and/or consider using the cgoslx-x64-1.03.032_vmalloc.tar.xz package.
CGOS legacy driver 1.03.032 for 64bit Linux (Kernel versions 5.8 or higher). Modified driver package with Kernel patch as a workaround for memory allocation issues with Kernels >= 5.8
CgosPy_1_2.zip
28.10.2021 / 360.10 KB
CgosPy is a Python package containing the cgos module which provides ctypes wrapper functions for accessing the CGOS API.
CGOS direct driver for Linux.
cgutillx.tar
01.12.2021 / 3.91 MB
congatec System Utility Rev. 1.6.1
Use for BIOS update or customization and panel configuration.Linux source version.
cgutillx.tar
04.07.2023 / 3.93 MB
congatec System Utility Rev. 1.6.2
Use for BIOS update or customization and panel configuration.Linux source version.
CGUTILm16.pdf
02.07.2020 / 2.67 MB
congatec System Utility Users Guide
CGUTLGUI_Qt_v100.zip
25.03.2019 / 30.28 MB
Qt based GUI version of the congatec System Utility for Windows and Linux; Rev. 1.0.0.Supports BIOS and Firmware update as well as BIOS customization and panel configuration. Provides easy access to all CGOS functions and includes a CGOS based hardware monitor with logging functionality.

Windows 10

CgbcSer.zip
13.09.2019 / 3.90 MB
Driver for on-module UART realized using the congatec board controller.Please make sure to use this driver together with congatec Board Controller firmware revision CGBCP426 or higher.
CgMlfViewer_v100_bin.zip
25.10.2019 / 7.99 MB
The congatec Menu Layout File Viewer (CgMlfViewer) is a Qt based applicationmeant to read Menu Layout Files (*.mlf) created by a congatec BIOS and to display all setup nodes and options.
Cgos-x64-Windows10.zip
05.09.2021 / 225.62 KB
CGOS legacy driver 1.03.021 for 64bit Windows 10/11 only.
CGOSAPIm14.pdf
04.04.2017 / 1.07 MB
CGOS API programmers manual
CgosClr.zip
22.02.2016 / 40.98 KB
CGOS API Library for the .NET FrameworkThe CgosClr.dll is an assembly that allows easy access to the CGOS API from CLR (Common Language Runtime) .NET Framework languages like C#, Visual Basic, J#, and managed C++.
CgosPy_1_2.zip
28.10.2021 / 360.10 KB
CgosPy is a Python package containing the cgos module which provides ctypes wrapper functions for accessing the CGOS API.
CGOS direct driver for Windows 10 and Windows 11.Please refer to readme.txt for supported functions and boards.
CGUTILm16.pdf
02.07.2020 / 2.67 MB
congatec System Utility Users Guide
cgutil_v161.zip
01.12.2021 / 10.81 MB
congatec System Utility Rev. 1.6.1
Use for BIOS update or customization and panel configuration.
CGUTLGUI_Qt_v100.zip
25.03.2019 / 30.28 MB
Qt based GUI version of the congatec System Utility for Windows and Linux; Rev. 1.0.0.Supports BIOS and Firmware update as well as BIOS customization and panel configuration. Provides easy access to all CGOS functions and includes a CGOS based hardware monitor with logging functionality.
chipset_10.1.1.38_public.zip
28.02.2017 / 2.60 MB
Intel Chipset Software Installation Utility for installing the Windows INF files. Rev. 10.1.1.38
graphics_driverx64_4599.zip
23.05.2017 / 254.96 MB
Intel HD Graphics Driver for Windows 10 64 Bit on TS175
High Definition Audio Codec driver for Realtek chips. For Windows 7, 8, 8.1 and 10 64Bit. Rev. 2.79.
Intel(R) Management Engine Firmware for Windows 10 - 64 Bit
High Definition Audio Codec driver for Realtek chips. Supports Windows 7 32Bit, Windows 8.1 32Bit and Windows 10 32Bit
rel_22.2_pv_oemgen_455626.zip
23.05.2017 / 323.75 MB
Intel Network Connections Software and Driver for Windows 64Bit. Rev. 22.2
Intel IO Drivers for Kabylake platform.

Windows 10 IoT

CgosPy_1_2.zip
28.10.2021 / 360.10 KB
CgosPy is a Python package containing the cgos module which provides ctypes wrapper functions for accessing the CGOS API.
cgutil_v161.zip
01.12.2021 / 10.81 MB
congatec System Utility Rev. 1.6.1
Use for BIOS update or customization and panel configuration.
cgw10ltx64_r17.zip
23.05.2016 / 938.15 MB
Board Support Package for congatec CPU modules - Rev. 1.7. Contains 64bit Windows 10 IoT Enterprise LTSB driver files for video, SATA, sound, network.

Windows 7

CgbcSer.zip
13.09.2019 / 3.90 MB
Driver for on-module UART realized using the congatec board controller.Please make sure to use this driver together with congatec Board Controller firmware revision CGBCP426 or higher.
Cgos-x32-x64.zip
17.08.2018 / 384.88 KB
CGOS legacy driver 1.03.021 for 32bit and 64bit Windows.
CGOSAPIm14.pdf
04.04.2017 / 1.07 MB
CGOS API programmers manual
CgosClr.zip
22.02.2016 / 40.98 KB
CGOS API Library for the .NET FrameworkThe CgosClr.dll is an assembly that allows easy access to the CGOS API from CLR (Common Language Runtime) .NET Framework languages like C#, Visual Basic, J#, and managed C++.
CgosPy_1_2.zip
28.10.2021 / 360.10 KB
CgosPy is a Python package containing the cgos module which provides ctypes wrapper functions for accessing the CGOS API.
cgutil_v161.zip
01.12.2021 / 10.81 MB
congatec System Utility Rev. 1.6.1
Use for BIOS update or customization and panel configuration.
Intel Chipset Software Installation Utility for installing the Windows* INF files. Rev. 10.10.1.9
High Definition Audio Codec driver for Realtek chips. For Windows 7, 8, 8.1 and 10 64Bit. Rev. 2.79.
Intel(R) USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller driver Rev. 4.0.3.49.
Intel(R) Management Engine Firmware for Windows 64 Bit for conga-TSSL.
High Definition Audio Codec driver for Realtek chips. Supports Windows 7 32Bit, Windows 8.1 32Bit and Windows 10 32Bit
rel_22.2_pv_oemgen_455626.zip
23.05.2017 / 323.75 MB
Intel Network Connections Software and Driver for Windows 64Bit. Rev. 22.2
win64_15.40.10.64.4300.zip
18.12.2015 / 176.94 MB
Intel HD Graphics Driver for Windows 7 and Windows 8 64Bit Rev. win64 15.40.10.64.4300

Windows 8

CgbcSer.zip
13.09.2019 / 3.90 MB
Driver for on-module UART realized using the congatec board controller.Please make sure to use this driver together with congatec Board Controller firmware revision CGBCP426 or higher.
CGOSAPIm14.pdf
04.04.2017 / 1.07 MB
CGOS API programmers manual
CgosClr.zip
22.02.2016 / 40.98 KB
CGOS API Library for the .NET FrameworkThe CgosClr.dll is an assembly that allows easy access to the CGOS API from CLR (Common Language Runtime) .NET Framework languages like C#, Visual Basic, J#, and managed C++.
CgosPy_1_2.zip
28.10.2021 / 360.10 KB
CgosPy is a Python package containing the cgos module which provides ctypes wrapper functions for accessing the CGOS API.
cgutil_v161.zip
01.12.2021 / 10.81 MB
congatec System Utility Rev. 1.6.1
Use for BIOS update or customization and panel configuration.
Intel Chipset Software Installation Utility for installing the Windows* INF files. Rev. 10.10.1.9
High Definition Audio Codec driver for Realtek chips. For Windows 7, 8, 8.1 and 10 64Bit. Rev. 2.79.
Intel(R) Management Engine Firmware for Windows 64 Bit for conga-TSSL.
High Definition Audio Codec driver for Realtek chips. Supports Windows 7 32Bit, Windows 8.1 32Bit and Windows 10 32Bit
rel_22.2_pv_oemgen_455626.zip
23.05.2017 / 323.75 MB
Intel Network Connections Software and Driver for Windows 64Bit. Rev. 22.2
Intel IO Drivers for Skylake platform.
win64_15.40.10.64.4300.zip
18.12.2015 / 176.94 MB
Intel HD Graphics Driver for Windows 7 and Windows 8 64Bit Rev. win64 15.40.10.64.4300

Windows 8 Embedded

CgosPy_1_2.zip
28.10.2021 / 360.10 KB
CgosPy is a Python package containing the cgos module which provides ctypes wrapper functions for accessing the CGOS API.
cgwes8x64_r171.zip
19.08.2016 / 659.19 MB
Board Support Package for congatec CPU modules Rev. 1.7.1. Contains 64 Bit Windows Embedded Standard 8 driver files for video, SATA, sound, network and CGOS API.
cgwes8_r171.zip
19.08.2016 / 372.86 MB
Board Support Package for congatec CPU modules Rev. 1.7.1. Contains 32 Bit Windows Embedded Standard 8 driver files for video, SATA, sound, network and CGOS API.

Windows Embedded Standard 7

CgosPy_1_2.zip
28.10.2021 / 360.10 KB
CgosPy is a Python package containing the cgos module which provides ctypes wrapper functions for accessing the CGOS API.
cgutil_v161.zip
01.12.2021 / 10.81 MB
congatec System Utility Rev. 1.6.1
Use for BIOS update or customization and panel configuration.
cgwes7x64_r17.zip
13.01.2016 / 906.88 MB
Board Support Package for congatec CPU modules Rev. 1.7. Contains 64bit Windows Embedded Standard 7 driver files for video, SATA, sound, network.
cgwes7_r17.zip
13.01.2016 / 548.62 MB
Board Support Package for congatec CPU modules Rev. 1.7. Contains 32 Bit Windows Embedded Standard 7 driver files for video, SATA, sound, network and CGOS API.

Product Variants

conga-IC170 IO Shield Standard Size (P/N 052751)
IO Shield for Mini-ITX conga-IC170 *for standard Mini-ITX chassis - height 40mm
conga-IC170 IO Shield Thin Size (P/N 052752)
IO Shield for Mini-ITX conga-IC170 *for Thin Mini-ITX chassis - height 25mm
conga-IC170/3955U (P/N 052702)

Thin Mini-ITX board based on 6th Gen Intel® Celeron® 3955U dual core processor 2 GHz, 2 MB cache, 2133 MT/s dual channel DDR4 SODIMM memory interface

conga-IC170/i3-6100U (P/N 052701)

Thin Mini-ITX board based on 6th Gen Intel® Core™ i3-6100U dual core processor 2.3 GHz, 3 MB cache, 2133 MT/s dual channel DDR4 SODIMM memory interface

conga-IC170/i5-6300U (P/N 052700)

Thin Mini-ITX board based on 6th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-6300U dual core processor 2.4 GHz, 3 MB cache, 2133 MT/s dual channel DDR4 SODIMM memory interface

conga-IC170/i7-6600U (P/N 052703)

Thin Mini-ITX board based on 6th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-6600U dual core processor 2.2 GHz, 4 MB cache, 2133 MT/s dual channel DDR4 SODIMM memory interface

Ecosystem Details

Memory

DDR4-SODIMM-2400 (4GB) (P/N 068790)

DDR4 SODIMM memory module with 2400 MT/s and 4GB RAM

DDR4-SODIMM-2400 (8GB) (P/N 068791)

DDR4 SODIMM memory module with 2400 MT/s and 8GB RAM

DDR4-SODIMM-2400 (16GB) (P/N 068792)

DDR4 SODIMM memory module with 2400 MT/s and 16GB RAM

Cooling solutions

conga-ICx/CSA (P/N 052252)

Active cooling solution for conga-IC97,  conga-IC170 and conga-IC175 with 12V fan and Thin Mini-ITX height, to be used with conga-ICx/Retention Frame PN 052254.

conga-IC87/Retention Frame (P/N 052254)

Retention frame for standard cooling for conga-IC87, conga-IC97, conga-IC170 and conga-IC175.

Add-On Cards

conga-MITX/eDP to DP Adapter (P/N 052231)

eDP to standard DisplayPort evaluation adapter for congatec Mini-ITX and SMARC 2.0.