Phase Out Notice


    Mini-ITX Embedded Motherboard with Onboard AMD Fusion APU Processor



    Phase Out Notice

    Phase-out Reason(s): Due to market trend and sales responses, we would like to notify you that these product series EMB-A50M are going to EOL.

    Last Buy Date: Mar. 26, 2017

    Recommend Product(s): EMB-H81A series

    The EMB-A50M is a new product in the Mini-ITX form factor that has an onboard AMD Fusion processor and AMD Hudson chipset. There is a choice between the AMD T56N dual-core processor and the AMD T44R single core processor. There is also support for up to 8GB of DDR3 memory available through two SODIMM slots. Storage and operating system requirements are easily met through the five SATA 6.0 Gb/s connectors. Expansion interfaces are offered through the half-size Mini-PCIe interface and PCI-E〔x4〕slot. End users can easily channel the 5.1CH HD Audio through the Line-in, Mic-in, and Line-out port. This board offers connectivity with systems and devices through the two Gigabit Ethernet interfaces, three RS-232 ports, one RS-232/422/485 port, two USB 3.0 ports, 10 USB 2.0 ports and an 8-bit Digital I/O interface.


    • Digital Signage
    • Industrial Automation
    • Healthcare
    • Transportation


    • Onboard AMD CPU, Fusion APU T56N/ T44R Dual-Core/ Single Core Processor
    • AMD Hudson M1/ A50M
    • 240-Pin DDR3 800/1066 MHz DIMM x 2, Unbuffered Memory, Max. 8 GB (Supports Up To DDR3 1333 For T56N APU)
    • Gigabit Ethernet x 2
    • Integrated AMD Radeon HD 6310 (6250 for T44R)
    • DVI-I, HDMI
    • HD 5.1CH Audio
    • SATA 6.0Gb/s x 5
    • USB3.0 x 2, USB2.0 x 10, COM x 4
    • PCI-Express 2.0 [x4] x 1, Mini-PCIe (Half-size) x 1, 8-bit Digital I/O

    Specifications [EMB-A50M]

    processorOn board AMD® Fusion APU T56N/T44R
    ChipsetAMD® M1/A50M
    MemoryDual-Channel with 204-pin SDRAM x 2, DDR3 1066/800, up to 8GB
    I/O ChipsetITE IT8771E
    EthernetRealtek® 8111E, Gigabit Ethernet, RJ-45 x 2
    AudioRealtek® ALC892
    Expansion SlotPCIe [x4] x 1, Mini-PCIe x 1, mSATA x 1
    H/W MonitorSupports System temperature, Voltage, and Cooling fan status monitoring
    Watchdog TimerSystem Reset: 1~255 steps programmable
    Smart Fan Control
    Wake On LAN/ PXEYes
    Power StateS3,S4,S5
    Graphics ChipsetAMD® M1/A50M
    Graphics Multi DisplayHDMI+DVI
    Backlight ControlVoltage
    environmental & power & me
    BatteryLithium Battery
    Power Requirement12V DC
    Operating Temperature32°F ~ 140°F (0°C ~ 60°C)
    Storage Temperature-40 °F ~ 176 °F (-40 °C ~ 80 °C)
    Operating Humidity0% ~ 90% R/H, non-condensing
    Form FactorMini-ITX 6.7” x 6.7” (170mm x 170mm)
    Weight1.32 lb(0.6 kg)
    MTBF (hours)70000
    Rear i/o ports
    USBUSB 2.0 x 6 with Type A connectors
    Display I/OHDMI x 1, DVI-Dx1
    Audio I/OLine-in, Mic-in, Line-out
    LAN I/ORJ-45 x 2
    Serial Port
    PS/2 PortMini-Din PS/2 K/B and Mouse x 1
    internal i/o connectors
    StorageSATA 3.0 Gb/s x 5
    USBUSB 3.0 x 2, USB 2.0 x 4
    Display I/O
    Audio I/O
    Serial PortRS-232 x 3, RS-232/422/485 x 1
    PS/2 Port
    Parallel Port
    DIO8-bit programmable (4-in/4-out)
    FanCPU Fan connector(s) (4-pin) x 1, Chassis Fan connector(s) (4-pin) x 1
    Power24-pin ATX connector x 1, 4-pin connector x 1
    OS supportWindows® XP, Windows® 7 32/64-bit, Linux Fedora

    Ordering Information [EMB-A50M]

    Part NumberTF-EMB-A50M-A10TF-EMB-A50M-A10-01
    cpu T56N T44R
    ram DDR3 8GB DDR3 8GB
    fan/fanless Fan Fanless
    display DVI-D/HDMI DVI-D/HDMI
    storage SATA3 x 5 SATA3 x 5
    lan GbE x 2 GbE x 2
    usb USD3.0 x 2,
    USB 2.0 x 10
    USD3.0 x 2,
    USB 2.0 x 10
    rs-232 3 3
    rs-232/422/485 1 1
    expansion slot PCIe [x4] x 1, mPCIe x 1 PCIe [x4] x 1, mPCIe x 1
    power ATX ATX
    temp. 32°F ~ 140°F (0°C ~ 60°C) 32°F ~ 140°F (0°C ~ 60°C)

    Downloads [EMB-A50M]

    • Datasheet
    • BIOS
    • Driver
    • Hi-Safe
    • Manual

    Packing List

    • 1709070800 SATA Cable
    • M20A50M000 I/O Shield
    • EMB-A50M
    • Product DVD

    Optional Accessories

    Part Number Description
    1700200301 (TF)USB 3.0 Cable, 2 PORTS USB 3.0, to 20P 2.0mm Housing, 30.5cm, For EMB-A50M
    1709100208 (TF)USB Cable, 10pin, (5P x 2, 2.0mm Housing), 20cm, W/O Bracket, Modified from 1709100201
    1701100206 (TF)Flat Cable, 9P DB 9P Male, 10P 2.00mm Pitch Housing, 20cm
    1709070800 (TF)SATA Cable, 7P Pitch 1.27mm, 80cm, W/ Lock
    1702151201 (TF)Power Cable, 4P 2.5mm Housing, 15P SATA (F), 12cm