• 07/14/2017
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Accessories Overview

There are a wide variety of accessories that you can get that work with the Intel® Joule™ compute module. This section discusses some options you have and provides design guidance to help you develop these items for your use case.
Reference Expansion Boards
  • 96Boards compatible carrier board - a reference design to demonstrate functionality within a layout and configuration familiar to those who have worked on other 96Boards™ products.
Thermal Solutions
You have several options for cooling the Intel® Joule™ module based on the amount of work the module is doing. See the for additional information about the module’s thermal considerations. See Heatsink Options for custom cooling ideas.
  • Low Profile Enclosure - general purpose enclosure for the expansion board assembly. Has space for heatsink and or fan.
  • Camera and Fan Enclosure - enclosure for expansion board plus MIPI CSI cameras and active cooling solution.
3D Printable Parts
Intel provides the files you need to print your own items that augment the Intel Joule compute module. There are replacement parts, tools, and mounting brackets available, along with use or assembly instructions:
  • Module Removal Tool - this tool helps you safely remove the module from the expansion board. Also includes instructions for removal and reattachment.
  • Heatsink Mounting Frame - replacement part should you need it. Holds the heatsink to the module.
  • Fan Mounting Block - used to attach a cooling fan for the module. This is a cooling solution for moderate workloads.
  • Model of the Module - representative physical sample of the module itself.
Intel® RealSense™ Camera

Product and Performance Information


Performance varies by use, configuration and other factors. Learn more at www.Intel.com/PerformanceIndex.