PC Engines EOL policy|
||It has always been our aim to provide stable platforms to our customers.
Some of our products have been in production for over 10 years. However,
technology eventually moves on, and essential components get discontinued.
||Not recommended for new designs. AMD has announced a last
order date of May 2019 for the Geode LX platform. We already had to do
"life time buys" for some other components that were discontinued.
As of January 2016, we have good inventory for most
boards. For additional production, volume commitment may be required.
Customers who need custom board configurations should allow for
sufficient lead time. Please contact us if you require availability
beyond May 2017.
||Not recommended for new designs. The CPU power regulator is
EOL, we have done a lifetime buy. Once this stock is exhausted,
apu1 will be discontinued (expect around end of 2017 depending
on sales rate). A redesign to use a different controller would be
possible, but does not seem attractive given the higher cost
and power consumption compared to apu2.
||Based on an AMD embedded CPU, this platform should have good long term
availability. This CPU should be available until 2024 according to AMD !
||EOL. Not compliant with current CE regulations.
||EOL, available while supplies last. Not compliant with current CE regulations.
||EOL announced, there will be a final "last change batch".
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