Helix A43
Part Number:helix-A43/sys SKU Number:9532
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Helix A43
Helix A43
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System Features

Supports the Intel Atom N270 processor

» Up to 2GB of DDR2 533MHz memory
» Intel 945GSE + ICH7M chipset
» Supports 1x 3.5" SATA II hard drive and slim optical drive
» 2x Gigabit Ethernet controllers
Helix A43
Processor & Chipset
CPU Socket Onboard
System Bus 533MHz

1.6 GHz Intel Atom N270

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


Memory Capacity Up to 2GB of DDR2 400/533 MHz memory
Memory Sockets 1x 200-Pin SO-DIMM DDR2 slot
DIMM Sizes 256MB, 512MB, 1GB, 2GB
Standard / Integrated Devices
Network Controllers
Dual Intel 82574L Gigabit Ethernet Controllers

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


Intel GMA 950 Engine


2 Channel HD Audio with 6W Amplifier (5.1 Channel optional)

BIOS Award BIOS 4Mb flash memory
I/O Ports
Front Panel I/O Ports

S-3 Case:
2x USB 2.0 Ports
FireWire (IEEE1394)

3777B Case:
2x USB 2.0 Ports

Rear Panel I/O Ports

4x USB 2.0 Ports
1x DB-15 VGA port
1x DVI-D
2x COM Ports
1x DB-9 RS-232 ports
1x DB-9 RS-232/RS-422/RS485 ports
2x Gigabit Ethernet interfaces (10/100/1000 BASE-T RJ-45)
3x 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
4x RS-232 headers
1x Parallel header

Expansion Slots
Supported Bus Interfaces 1x PCI
Expansion Slots 1x Full-height Expansion Slots up to 4.9 " (125 mm) in length
Storage and Media
Number of hard drives supported 1x 3.5" SATA II drive
Interface type supported SATA II
Solid State Storage Solid State Drives Available
Storage Controllers ICH7M
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

S-3 Case: Aluminum and Steel
3777 Case: Steel

Form Factor

Nano System
3777 Case is Wall Mountable

Total # of Drive Bays
Slim-Line CD/DVD Bays 1
Internal 3.5" Bays 1
System Cooling

S-3 Case: 1x 80mm fan
3777 Case: 2x 60mm fans

Chassis Dimensions
(w x h x d)

S-3 Case:
7.9" x 3.8" x 10.7"

3777 Case:
mm: 212 x 100 x 268
inches: 8.3 x 3.9 x 10.5
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