Product Brief

Flexcomm TinaGarden-EB is a hardware platform designed for Wireless Gigabits VPN Router with BT download function aiming at SOHO/SME market. It is based on latest Cortina Systems CS3512 Gigabit Ethernet Network Processor with 400MIPS ARM9 core. TinaGarden-EB supports 1 GE WAN and 4 GE LAN. Up to 2 miniPCI slots allow WLAN or Mobile Mesh network access including 802.11n with enhanced transmitting rate via 802 11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi cards; especially, with PoE/PoE Plus module on the platform, the power adapter can be removed, this fulfils the demand for increasing outdoor deployment scenarios. These two up to date technologies make it become a much more attractive and integrated gateway platform.

TinaGarden-EB provides 2 SATA interfaces and 2 USB 2.0 HOST ports, which enable connection to up to 4 storage devices including the internal HDD and external USB HDD or USB Flash. Therefore TinaGarden-EB is very suitable for high capacity file/media server offering data backup for the enterprise or HD movies entertainment for home.

As a reference platform, abundant interface will help the customer to extend their own functions without any engineering cost. For instance, it may drive a TFT-LCD to offer video conference or connect a 3G/WiMAX USB dongles to speed up the mobile Internet access. Besides, Flexcomm would like to support customer development to expedite customized design and to maximum customersí» benefit.


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Product Highlight

  • Hardware NAT combined with Gigabit Ethernet guarantee the TRUE Gigabits packet forwarding.
  • Hardware security acceleration engine enables high performance IPSec VPN.
  • 802.11n wireless LAN Support data rate up to 300Mbps.
  • Two integrated Hi-Speed USB 2.0 controllers adds multimedia services, such as video conferencing, NAS and printing serving
  • Display interface, support BT.656 TFT-LCD and Character LCD
  • Meet with the market requirements for a flexible customer-oriented platform, customers can base their designs on portions of the reference design


Hardware Features

Network Processor

Cortina SL3512,300MHz, 32-bit RISC processor

Switch Controller

VSC7395 GE switch chip



NOR Flash

8/16MB NOR Flash (32MB optional)

NAND Flash

128/256/512MB NAND Flash (1GB or above optional)


802.11 a/b/g/n via miniPCI (Optional)


802.16e Wave 2 WiMAX via USB upright connector


Two port USB2.0, Full-speed


4x10/100/1000 Ethernet LAN ports


1x10/100/1000 Ethernet WAN port


2xType III A miniPCI slot


2x SATA connectors


1x IDE connector (optional)


1x RTC


1x BT.656 connector


1x character LCD connector

LED Indicators

LAN/WAN Link/Activity indicators

Wireless Link/Activity indicators

SATA/IDE busy/idle indicators

Power-on indicator


1x Crypto IC

Panel Button

Up/Down/Left/Right/Enter keys

HW Reset

1x hardware reset

Factory Reset

1x factory reset

Power Jack

DC +12V@2A


Draft 802.3at PoE plus (24W) via WAN


1x RS232 Pin Header

Debug Support

1x JTAG Header


175 mm x 123 mm

*Our product is compatible with ROHS

*More information, please contact us via Sales@flexcomm.com.cn