The SYS-444Q is a rugged enclosed fanless embedded computer system with NXP’s i.MX8M industrial application processor with quad-core Arm Cortex®-A53 for low-power processing. This rugged system has dual Ethernet, industrial I/O, expansion options, TPM 2.0 hardware security, and options for wireless connectivity. The processor supports industry-leading video processing along with an M4 microcontroller for real-time subsystems making it an ideal fit for industrial IoT applications requiring highly reliable performance in harsh conditions such as digital signage, industrial automation, energy management, building automation, and others.



NXP® i.MX8M industrial processor with 1.3 GHz quad-core
Arm Cortex®-A53 for low-power processing

OS Compatibility

Linux, Android


Embedded LPDDR4 (up to 4GB)


HDMI 2.0a

– 4096 x 2160 at 60 Hz

– HDR10

Single-channel LVDS output with backlight (18 and 24 bpp color panel support)
Hardware acceleration utilized for video playback

Video Input

MIPI/CSI Capture



Network Interface

2x Gigabit Ethernet ports (Front Panel I/O)

Onboard I/O

1x USB 3.1 Gen 1 (Front Panel I/O)
3x USB 2.0 (1x Front Panel I/O)
2x RS-232/422/485 Serial ports
8x General Purpose Input/Output (GPIO)
1x MIPI-CSI (4-Lane)
1x SPI bus
1x I2C bus
HD Audio Interface (Line Out, Line In, Mic In)

Expansion BUS

Full-size PCIe Mini Card (mPCIe)


Wide power input: +9 to 36 V DC

Power usage:
Dual Processor: ITX-P-C444D-2-16 = 7.34 W
Quad Processor: ITX-P-C444Q-2-16 = 7.65 W



Operational from -40°C to +85°C (-40°F to +185°F)
C E and RoHS compliant


Dimensions: 6.5 in x 4.5 in x 2.5 in (165 mm x 11.3 mm x 3.5 mm)
Weight: 1.53 lbs (24.5 oz), 695 g
Enclosure: Extruded aluminum with heavy-duty metal

Mounting Options: Wall / Side / VESA / DIN-Rail (optional)

Additional Features

Hardware security – Trusted Platform Module (TPM) 2.0 enabled

Watchdog timer adjustable from 1 second to 255-minute reset

C E, RoHS compliant

Backlight power supported

TXCO RTC clock/calendar


CANbus mPCIe Card
–USB to dual isolated CANbus; 2.0B/J1939/CANopen

mPCIe/M.2 Converter
–Required for M.2 WiFi option

WiFi 5 M.2 Card
– 802.11a/b/g/n WiFi; M.2; mPCIe/M.2 Adapter Required
– Dual Diversity Antennas; SMA; Elbow Type


WiFi 6 M.2 Card Upgrade to Wifi 6 post-launch