VIA ARTiGO A830 Ruggedized Edge Computing System

Ensure reliable 24/7 operation for your most demanding outdoor IoT and edge intelligence installations with the ruggedized small form factor VIA ARTiGO A830. Powered by the 1.0GHz NXP i.MX 6DualLite Cortex-A9 SoC, this reliable and versatile Android system offers a rich array of I/O and connectivity features, including five RS-232 ports and one RS-485 port to enable the easy integration a full range of modern and legacy peripherals and equipment. With its support for a wide operating temperature range and surge and lightning protection, the VIA ARTiGO A830 provides the ultimate solution for a host of smart locker, smart vending machine, smart information kiosk, and signage installations.


Powered by 1.0GHz NXP i.MX 6DualLite Cortex-A9 SoC, the VIA ARTiGO A830 integrates all the advanced computing, graphics and video features required for intensive multimedia shopping, entertainment, and navigation applications. VIA ARTiGO A830 ruggedized small form factor system

Measuring just 260.2mm (W) x 50mm (H) x 140mm (D), the system is fanless and features a ruggedized enclosure able to withstand a wide operating temperature range from -20°C up to 60°C while delivering extremely low power consumption. Reliability is further enhanced by Surge and ESD protection, making it the ideal solution for even the most demanding outdoor environments.

The VIA ARTiGO A830 comes with a rich array of I/O and connectivity features, including six USB 2.0 ports, five RS-232 COM ports, one 3-pole Phoenix RS-485 COM port, one Gigabit Ethernet port, and one SIM card slot that support a wide variety of peripherals such as touch screens, barcode scanners and readers, and security cameras. HDMI and LVDS ports enable easy display integration, and the built-in 5W audio amplifier ensures high-quality audio output. Other features include 1GB DDR3 SDRAM and 8GB eMMC Flash, and a Micro SD card slot.


The VIA ARTiGO A830 Android BSP features Android 4.4.2 plus the VIA Smart ETK comprising a number of APIs, including Watchdog Timer (WDT) for safeguarding against system crashes, GPIO access, COM port access, RTC for auto-power on, and a sample app.

A full set of Android and Linux software customization services that speed up time to market and minimize development costs are also available.


Combining high performance and low power consumption with a ruggedized ultra-compact design able to withstand the most demanding outdoor environmental conditions, the VIA ARTiGO A830 provides an ultra-reliable and highly-scalable solution for streetwise IoT deployments. Flexible I/O connectivity options and advanced software development tools provide ample customization headroom for a wide variety of applications, including smart lockers, smart vending machines, and smart information kiosks and signage.


VIA ARTiGO A830 ruggedized small form factor system

Get the PDF version of the ARTiGO A830 datasheet, or browse the information below:

Model NameARTiGO A830
Processor1.0GHz NXP i.MX 6Dual Lite Cortex-A9 SoC
System Memory1GB DDR3 SDRAM onboard
Storage8GB eMMC Flash memory
Boot Loader4MB SPI flash ROM
GraphicsVivante GC880
2 Independent, integrated 3D/2D graphics processing units
Graphics engines support OpenGL® ES 2.0, OpenVG 1.1 hardware acceleration
Support MPEG-2, VC-1 video decoding up to 1080p
LANMicrel KSZ9031RNX Gigabit Ethernet Transceiver with RGMII support
AudioI2S Audio Interface
HDMIIntegrated HDMI 1.4 transmitter
USBSMSC USB2514 USB 2.0 High Speed 4-port hub controller
Front Panel I/O6 USB 2.0 ports
1 Mini USB 2.0 OTG port
1 HDMI port
1 COM port (TX/RX for debugging)
1 Gigabit Ethernet port
1 Micro SD card slot
1 SIM card slot
2 Speaker-out connectors with 5W amp
1 Mic-in
3 LEDs for LAN, power, and storage status
1 Reset button
1 Return button
1 Power on/off switch
Back Panel I/O1 LVDS connector
3 COM ports supporting DTS/RTS/TX/RX
2 COM ports supporting 8-wire DTE mode
1 3-pole Phoenix RS-485 port
1 Backlight connector
1 DC-in connector
Power Supply12V DC-in
Operating SystemAndroid 4.4.2
Operating Temperature-20°C ~ 60°C
Operating Humidity0% ~ 95% @ 45°C (non-condensing)
Dimensions260.2mm(W) x 50mm(H) x 140mm(D) (10.2" x 1.96" x 5.51")
Weight0.7kg (1.54lbs)
Mechanical ConstructionMetal chassis housing


ARTiGO A830 Ordering Information

Part NumberSoCDescription
0ATG-A830-1D10A1NXP i.MX 6DualLite Cortex-A9 @ 1.0GHzAndroid System with 1.0GHz i.MX 6DualLite Cortex-A9 SoC, 1GB DDR3 RAM, 8GB eMMC,
HDMI, LVDS, 6 USB 2.0, Mini USB 2.0 OTG, 6 COM, 3-pole Phoenix RS-485 port, Gigabit Ethernet, Micro SD card slot, SIM card slot, Left and right speaker, Mic-in, Backlight connector, Reset button, Return button, 12V DC-in

Packing List: ARTiGO A830 system, 1 3-pole Phoenix to RS-485 connector

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