Helix A12
Part Number:helix-A12/sys SKU Number:9528
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Helix A12
Helix A12
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System Features

Supports the Intel Atom 230 or dual-core 330 processor

» Up to 2GB of DDR2 400/533MHz memory
» Intel 945GC + ICH7 chipset
» Supports 1x 2.5" SATA II notebook hard drive and slim optical drive
» Supports Daughter board expansion for additional Ethernet ports, serial ports, compact flash, cardbus, or GPIO
» 1x Gigabit Ethernet controller
Helix A12  
Processor & Chipset
CPU Socket Onboard
System Bus 533MHz

Intel Atom N230
Intel Atom N330

Number of processors (std/max) 1/1
Processor Cooling Passive Heatsink
Intel 945GC


Memory Capacity Up to 2GB of DDR2 400/533 MHz memory
Memory Sockets 1x 240-Pin DIMM DDR2 slot
DIMM Sizes 256MB, 512MB, 1GB, 2GB
Standard / Integrated Devices
Network Controllers
Realtek RTL8111C PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller

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


Intel GMA 950 Graphics Core

Share Memory Size:64/128/224MB

Audio Realtek ALC662 6-Channel HD Audio CODEC w SPIF in and out
BIOS Award 8MB SPI Flash ROM
I/O Ports
Front Panel I/O Ports

3677B Case:
2x USB 2.0 Ports

S135 Case:
2x USB 2.0 Ports

S110 Case:

Rear Panel I/O Ports

1x PS/2 keyboard port
1x PS/2 mouse port
4x USB 2.0 Ports
1x DB-15 VGA port
1x COM Port
1x Gigabit Ethernet interface (10/100/1000 BASE-T RJ-45)
2x Audio I/O ports ( Line-in, mic and line-out )

Internal I/O

2x USB connectors support an additional 4 USB 2.0 ports
1x 40-pin IDE port
2x SATA II connectors
1x COM header
1x Parallel header

Expansion Slots
Supported Bus Interfaces

1x PCI

1x Expansion slot for daughter boards

Expansion Slots None
Storage and Media
Number of hard drives supported 1x 2.5" SATA II notebook hard drive
Interface type supported SATA II
Solid State Storage Solid State Drives Available
Storage Controllers ICH7
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

Aluminum and Steel

Form Factor

Nano System
S110 Case: VESA Mountable

Total # of Drive Bays
Slim-Line CD/DVD Bays   1
Internal 2.5" Bays   1
System Cooling

3677B Case: 1x 60mm fan
S135 Case: Passive
S110 Case: Passive

Chassis Dimensions
(w x h x d)

3677B Case:
210 mm x 65 mm x 275 mm
8.25" x 2.6" x 10.8"

S135 Case:
220 mm x 60 mm x 325 mm
8.66" x 2.36" x 12.80"

S110 Case:
190 mm x 83 mm x 200 mm
7.48" x 3.27" x 7.87"

Power Supply
AC and DC input power supplies available.
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