Embedded Computing


5th Gen Intel® Core™ H Mini-ITX Motherboard w/ Intel® QM87 PCH

Onboard 5th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 QC processors2x DDR3L SO-DIMM, Max. 16GBIntegrated graphics, supports DVI-I/ DVI-D / LVDS/ DisplayPort2x Intel® PCI-E Gigabit LANWatchdog timer, Digital I/O, TPM(2.0), iAMT(10.0), iSMART 3.16x USB 2.0, 4x USB 3.0, 6x COM, 4x SATA III, 2x SATA II1x PCI-E(x16), 2x Mini PCI-E(x1)

The MI985 Mini-ITX motherboard supports the 5th Generation Intel® Core™ processors (H-processor line) and Mobile Intel® QM87 Express Chipset that deliver industry-leading processing and graphics performance. Based on the Intel microarchitecture, the MI985 provides the processing power and advanced features such as Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology and Intel® Active Management Technology 9.0, power-management suitable for high-end applications in kiosk, medical, factory, industrial automation and control markets.


Powered by 5th Generation Intel® Core™ processors (H-processor line), the MI985 delivers exceptional performance and responsiveness. The latest Intel® HD Graphics GT2-530 allows MI985 to display stunning 3D videos and interactive media content from a range of onboard interfaces such as VGA, DVI, DisplayPort and LVDS/eDP.


The board has two SO-DIMM slots supporting up to 16GB of DDR3L memory. Expansion functionality is available with one PCI-E(x16) and two Mini-PCIe slots. In addition, there are two Gigabit LAN, six USB2.0, four USB 3.0, six COM, four SATA III and two SATA II ports supported. The MI985 also comes with advanced capabilities such as Trusted Platform Module 2.0 and IBASE’s iSMART green technology featuring EuP/ErP power saving and intelligent scheduler.

CPU BGA1364 for 5th Gen Intel® mobile Core™ i7 QC processors
System Memory 2x DDR3L SO-DIMM, Max. 16GB (Non-ECC)
System Chipset Intel® QM87 PCH
Display Interface Supports 24-bit dual channel LVDS/eDP
DVI-I, DVI-D, DisplayPort
Watchdog Timer 256 levels
VGA Memory Max. Shared memory – 1024MB
LAN Controller Intel® I218LM PHY
Intel® I211AT PCI-E Gigabit LAN
H/W Monitor Yes
LAN Connector 2x RJ-45 on board
Expansion Slots 1x PCI-E(x16), 2x Mini PCI-E(x1)
I/O Chipset Fintek F81866AD-I
5x RS232, 1x RS232/422/485 (jumperless selection)
VGA Controller Intel® 5th Gen Core™ i7 integrated graphics
supports CRT, DVI, DisplayPort, LVDS / eDP
USB 4x USB 3.0 on board
2x USB 2.0 on board
4x USB 2.0 via pin-header
Serial ATA 4x SATA III
Audio Intel® QM87 PCH built-in HD audio controller+
ALC892 with 7.1 channels
Others Digital I/O (4-in/4-out), ATX power connector, iSMART
Dimensions 170mm x 170mm (6.7” x 6.7”)
Max. Power Requirement Intel® Core™ i7-5850EQ 2.70GHz w/ 4GB DDR3L-1600
+12V: 3.37A; +5V: 0.83A; +5VSB: 0.08A; +3.3V: 0.51A
Operating Temperature 0°C~60°C ( 32°F~140°F)
Storage Temperature -20°C~80°C (-4°F~176°F)
Relative Humidity 90% (non-condensing @60°C)
MI985AF-Q26 Intel® QM87/Core i7-5700EQ (2.6GHz) Mini-ITX motherboard w/ DVI-I, DVI-D, DisplayPort, LVDS, dual Gigabit LAN, iAMT(10.0), TPM 2.0, iSMART 3.1
MI985AF-Q27e Intel® QM87/Core i7-5850EQ (2.7GHz) Mini-ITX motherboard w/ DVI-I, DVI-D, DisplayPort, LVDS, dual Gigabit LAN, iAMT(10.0), TPM 2.0, iSMART 3.1
2021 Embedded Computing Catalog

Model Chipset Video Audio Network Others
MI985 Intel Chipset DriverWindows 7 & 8 Windows 10 Intel Core i3/i5/i7 Graphics DriverWindows 7 & 8 (32-bit) Windows 7 & 8 (64-bit) Windows 10 Realtek High Definition Audio DriverWindows 7 & 8 Windows 10 Intel LAN DriverWindows 7 & 8 (32-bit) Windows 7 & 8 (64-bit) Windows 10 Intel AMTWindows 7 & 8 Windows 10 Intel USB 3.0 DriverWindows 7