PMCCG1 Rugged PMC Graphics Mezzanine Module


This product reached the end of its lifecycle (end-of-life) on March 26, 2014

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The PMCCG1 graphics board is designed to meet the needs of a wide range of graphics applications on host cards with PCI bus architectures. The PMCCG1's S3 2300E GPU is a perfect balance between high performance and low power for many military and aerospace applications. It provides 256 Mbytes of DDR2 local memory. With its PCI-X host interface, the PMCCG1 offers significantly higher performance than previous generations of PMC graphics cards, which were limited to 32-bit, 66 MHz operation.

On the mezzanine, the PCI bus is bridged to 4-lane PCI Express link to the GPU. Designed to be a pin-compatible superset of the PMCGA4C, the PMCCG1 offers two independent graphics channels in both analog VESA and digital DVI formats. In addition, there is a build-time option to convert one of the DVI outputs to LVDS.

The PMCCG1 has one channel of video input, which may be selected as RS-170, NTSC or PAL, in either CVBS or S-video formats. Driver support for the PMCCG1 Rugged PMC graphics mezzanine is available for both Intel® and PowerPC® platforms under VxWorks® and Integrity®, and for Intel under Microsoft® Windows® and Linux® operating systems. Contact Abaco Systems for support on safety-critical applications, and software to DO-178B.

  • S3 2300E GPU
    • 256 Mbytes DDR2
    • 64-bit memory bus
  • PCI-X interface
    • 32/64-bit 33/66/100/133 MHz PCI bus
  • Dual channel output
    • 2x analog VESA outputs
    • Up to UXGA (1600 x 1200) @ 60 Hz
    • 2x digital DVI outputs
    • Up to WUXGA (1920 x 1200) @ 60 Hz
    • Build option for LVDS output
  • Video input
    • RS-170, NTSC, PAL
    • CVBS or S-video
  • Fast power supply discharge
  • PMC form factor
  • Air- and conduction-cooled variant


Form Factor
Air, Conduction
Chip Set
S3 2300E
Conformal Coating
Extended Temperature Range


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