Helix C42
Helix C42
Part Number:helix-C42/sys SKU Number:9501
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Helix C42
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System Features

Supports Intel Core 2 Duo Mobile (Penryn) and Celeron M Processors

» Up to 4GB of DDR2 667/800 MHz memory
» Intel GM45 Chipset
» Supports 1x 2.5" SATA II notebook hard drive and slim optical drive
» 1x Gigabit Ethernet controller
Helix C42
Processor & Chipset
CPU Socket Socket P (Penryn)
System Bus 1066 MHz

Intel Core 2 Duo Mobile

Number of processors (std/max) 1/1
Processor Cooling Active Heatsink
Intel GM45


Memory Capacity
Up to 4GB of DDR2 800/667 MHz memory

Dual Channel memory architecture

Memory Sockets 2x 200-Pin SO-DIMM DDR2 sockets
DIMM Sizes 256MB, 512MB, 1GB, 2GB
Standard / Integrated Devices
Network Controllers
Realtek Gigabit PCI Ethernet Controller

Supports 10BASE-T, 100BASE-TX, and 1000BASE-T, RJ45 output


Integrated VGA Engine in chipset (Intel GMA X4500MHD)

Integrated graphics output via DVI-D, HDMI, and LVDS

Super I/O Winbond
Clock Generator Realtek
BIOS Award PnP 4Mb Flash ROM BIOS
Realtek ALC888 HD Audio CODEC on-Board
7.1 Channel and above

Integrated Intel High Definition Audio

I/O Ports
Front Panel I/O Ports

2x USB 2.0 Ports

Rear Panel I/O Ports

4x USB 2.0 Ports
1x DVI-I (VGA via adapter)
1x eSATA
1x DB-9 RS-232/RS-422/RS485 port
1x Gigabit Ethernet interface (10/100/1000 BASE-T RJ-45)
7.1 Channel HD Audio

Internal I/O

2x USB connectors support an additional 4 USB 2.0 ports
3x SATA II connectors
1x Serial Port
1x TV-out header
1x IEEE1394 header

Expansion Slots
Supported Bus Interfaces
2x PCIe Mini Card slots
Expansion Slots None
Storage and Media
Number of hard drives supported 1x 2.5" SATA II notebook hard drive
Interface type supported SATA II
Storage Controllers ICH9M
RAID capabilities None
Drive Bays 1x bay for slim-line CD-ROM, CD-RW/DVD combo drive, or DVD±RW
Chassis and Power Supply
Case Material


Form Factor Nano System
Total # of Drive Bays
Slim-Line CD/DVD Bays 1
Internal 2.5" Bays 1
System Cooling 1x 60mm
Chassis Dimensions
(w x h x d)
210 mm x 65 mm x 275 mm
8.25" x 2.6" x 10.8"
Power Supply

Built-in 19VDC power convertor board
External AC adapter included

Operating temperature 10 - 35°C (50° to 95° F)
Non operating temperature -40 - +70°C (-40° to 158° F)
Humidity (operating) 8 - 90% non-condensing
Humidity (non operating) 5 - 95% non-condensing