Intelligent Systems Source recognizes congatec’s conga-MA3 as module of the year

Deggendorf, Germany, April 28th, 2015 * * * congatec AG, a leading technology company for embedded computer modules, single board computers and EDM services is pleased to announce that the conga-MA3 COM Express was recognized by Intelligent Systems Source (ISS) as COM Express Mini Type 10 Module of the year. ISS aggregates information to help systems engineers find the best solution for their embedded application.

“The Intelligent Systems Source community searches 1,000’s of products each month. ISS was ecstatic to find congatec produced the communities’ most sought after COM Express Type 10 module amongst a very competitive group. Leading industry partners, like congatec, are what makes ISS the leading source for embedded technology.” James Pirie, Intelligent Systems Source Project Manager.

“congatec is extremely excited about the success of the conga-MA3 COM Express Type 10 module. We are pleased to receive the recognition from ISS and their award for COM Express Type 10 module of the year,” states Dan Demers, Director of Marketing for congatec in the Americas.
The conga-MA3 is congatec’s first COM Express Mini Type 10 module with a size of 55 x 84 mm and based on the Intel® Atom™ E3800 series of processors. Features of the latest Intel Atom generation include its single chip design, an L2 cache able to be shared by multiple cores, and a much faster Intel HD graphics engine than the previous generation. The highlights of the module include its ultra-dense design, onboard soldered memory and onboard eMMC support. The conga-MA3 is also available in an extended temperature operating range of -40C to +85C.

The following CPU variants are supported by the module:


COM/ProcessorCoresCache (M)Clock (GHz)SDP/TDP (W)Brand
conga-MA3/E3845421.91-/10Intel Atom
conga-MA3/E3827211.75-/8Intel Atom
conga-MA3/E3826211.46-/7Intel Atom
conga-MA3/E381510.51.46-/5Intel Atom
conga-MA3/N2930421.83-/7.5Intel Celeron
conga-MA3/N2807111.58-/4.3Intel Celeron

The Type 10 module pinout is a refresh of Type 1 and uses the single 220 pin A-B connector. Type 10 COMs take advantage of modern display interfaces. The conga MA3 can support either TMDS (HDMI/DVI) or DisplayPort. In addition, it supports one LVDS channel.