Do you need SATA bus on the board? I found one

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Joined Sep 24, 2011
Two monthes ago, I searched an ARM board supports SATA bus, but nothing I got. But now, I find one.

SBC8018 AM1808 Single Board Computer

- 375MHz TI AM1808 ARM926 Microprocessor
- Onboard 128MByte DDR SDRAM + 128MByte NAND Flash
- UART, USB, Ethernet, LCD/TSP, SATA, Camera, Audio, TF, JTAG,...
- Optional WiFi, Camera and 3G Modules
- Ready-to-Run Linux2.6.33 and WinCE 6.0 OS

Hardware Features

Mechanical Parameters

Dimensions: 112.24mm x 82.29mm
Working temperature: 0~70 Celsius
Humidity Range: 20% ~ 90%
Power Consumption: 2A @ 5V

TI AM1808 ARM9 microprocessor
- 375-MHz ARM926EJ-S RISC MPU, also supports 456MHz operation
- ARM926EJ-S Core
- ARM9 Memory Architecture
- Enhanced Direct-Memory-Access Controller 3 (EDMA3)
- 128K-Byte On-chip Memory
- 1.8V or 3.3V LVCMOS IOs (except for USB and DDR2 interfaces)
- Two External Memory Interfaces
- Three Configurable 16550 type UART Modules
- LCD Controller
- Two Serial Peripheral Interfaces (SPI) Each With Multiple Chip-Selects
- Two MMC/SD Card Interface with Secure Data I/O (SDIO) Interfaces

128MByte Mobile DDR SDRAM
128MByte NAND Flash (on the rear of the board)
Audio/Video Interfaces

Audio input interface (Mic In)
Two-channel Audio output interface (Line Out)
Two Camera interfaces (30-pin FPC connector on the rear of the board, supports CCD or CMOS camera)
LCD/Touch Screen interface (50-pin FPC connector, support resolution up to 2048*2048)
Data Transfer Interfaces and Other Facilities

1 x 5 line Debug serial port, RS232 voltage (brings out by DB9 connector)
2 x 3 line serial ports, TTL voltage (brings out by extension connector)
1 x USB2.0 OTG port, High-speed (Mini USB type)
1 x USB1.1 Host port, Full-speed (USB-A type)
1 x TF card slot
1 x Serial ATA connector, supports both SATA I (1.5 Gbps) and SATA II (3.0 Gbps)
1 x 10/100Mbps Ethernet interface (RJ45 connector)
Battery backed RTC (User needs to prepare battery himself, CR1220 model is ok)
1 x RESET button
1 x BACK button
1 x HOME button
1 x MENU button
1 x 14-pin JTAG connector (for using TI’s XDS100v2 Emulator)
2 x 40-pin extension connectors (SPI, I2C, McBSP, UART, 1.8V, 3.3V, 5V, GPIO are brought out from these connectors)