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Windows Embedded Compact 7 on i.MX6 Pico ITX SBC


iWave Systems, profoundly known for its genuine embedded solution offerings spanning from SOMs to fully integrated systems, offers Windows Embedded Compact 7 (WEC7) reference BSP for iWave’s i.MX6 Single Board Computer named iW-RainboW-G15S besides the existing Linux and Android BSP versions. All the latest features that Windows Embedded Compact 7 offers such as Silverlight 3.0, Multimedia codes, Expression Blend and Active Sync are made available.

Product Specifications
  • Supported Platform Features

    • i.MX6 Quad/Dual/Dual Lite/Solo CPU
    • PMIC 

  • RAM:

    • 1GB DDR3 for Q/D/DL SBC (Expandable up to 4GB*)
    • 512MB DDR3 for Solo SBC (Expandable up to 2GB*)

  • Boot Features:

    • Boot loader – (EBOOT)
    • eMMC 4GB (default boot and OS storage)

  • Communication

    • Gigabit Ethernet
    • PCIex1 port
    • CANx1Port
    • USB 2.0 Host (3 ports)
    • USB 2.0 OTG as Host and Device

  • Storage

    • Micro SD
    • Standard SD/SDHC
    • SATA 3.0 - 1 Port*
    • Hive registry support

  • Display & User Interface

    • LVDS Display Port
    • HDMI– 1 Port**
    • PWM Backlight control
    • I2C Resistive touch controller
  • Multimedia

    • AC97 Audio
    • Multimedia codecs
    • DirectShow filters for decode
    • GPU (OpenGL ES 2.0, Open VG)
    • Silverlight 3.0 with XAML support

  • Kernel Features

    • SMP support
    • INT Controller

  • Other features

    • CSI Camera
    • SDMA
    • GPIO-DIP Switch, LED

  • Development Support

    • Serial Debug console
    • Active Sync support
    • KITL Debugger (USB Serial)
    • CETK Support
    • SDK for Application development
    • Image flashing tool

* Optional features are not supported by default. Hardware support not available in Dual Lite and Solo CPUs.

** Any one display will be (LVDS or HDMI) supported at a time. In board default display will be set to HDMI

Note: For exact orderable part number and its assoiciated deliverables, please refer to the Deliverables section of this page


  • Ideal for Quick Proof of concept (POC) development
  • Shortens up to 60% of the new product development life cycle
  • Quick customization services in a very short period