The first motherboard series to be produced entirely in China was recently unveiled by Gitstar, a PC hardware manufacturer. With its emphasis on technological independence, the flagship model, GM7-2602-02, represents a substantial advancement in China’s tech sector.
Specifications of the Gitstar GM7-2602-02:
This motherboard fits into smaller computer cases because it is a mini-ITX (M-ITX) form factor board, measuring only 170 mm by 170 mm and weighing only 200 g. The GM7-2602-02 is powered by an octa-core Phytium processor, the Feiteng D2000, with a maximum frequency of 2.3GHz. For a variety of computing tasks, this processor guarantees effective performance.
The GM7-2602-02 motherboard is notable for its ability to accommodate up to 32GB of DDR4 and LPDDR4 memory types in dual-channel SODIMM memory slots. Users can achieve high-speed performance and versatility with this.
There are numerous connectivity options on the motherboard. There is plenty of space for expansion because it has three PCIe 3.0 x1 (M.2), PCIe 3.0 x16, and PCIe 3.0 x1 (MINIPCIE) slots. SATA power connectors for storage are present on two. The board can accommodate a wide range of peripherals thanks to its four USB 3.0 ports for chassis expansion.
A single LVDS connector, three CAN connectors, three TTL serial ports, two RS232 connectors, and two RS485 connectors are among the other onboard features. It has a 12V DC input, one VGA port, one HDMI port, two USB 3.0 ports, two gigabit Ethernet ports, and an extensive array of audio interfaces on the outside. The motherboard can effectively manage several display outputs and network connections thanks to this range of ports.
To further ensure improved security and dependability, the GM7-2602-02 is built with independent secure firmware that is produced domestically. Users can choose from a variety of software options as it is also compatible with domestic operating systems such as Ubuntu, Tongxin UOS, and Galaxy Kylin.
What it costs
JD.com is the store where you can buy the GM7-2602-02 motherboard for 4880 Yuan ($688). To accommodate specific user needs and make maintenance easier, it provides customization options like an expansion board.