Windows CE Feature Set

  Windows CE 5.0 / 6.0
 
Windows Embedded Compact 7.0 Windows Embedded Compact 2013
Overview
Toradex Products with included Run Time License

 Windows CE 5.0 / 6.0 Core

Colibri PXA, Colibri Txx, Colibri VFxx, Colibri iMX6, Apalis T30, Apalis iMX6

Windows Embedded Compact 7.0 NR

Colibri Txx, Colibri VFxx, Colibri iMX6, Colibri iMX7, Apalis T30, Apalis iMX6

Windows Embedded Compact 2013 Entry

Colibri Txx, Colibri VFxx, Colibri iMX6, Colibri iMX7, Apalis T30, Apalis iMX6

Toradex Products with Optimised BSP

Colibri PXA,
Colibri Txx (WinCE 6.0),
Colibri VFxx (WinCE 6.0)

Colibri Txx, Colibri VFxx, Colibri iMX6, Apalis T30, Apalis iMX6 Colibri T30, Colibri VFxx, Colibri iMX6, Apalis T30, Apalis iMX6
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Application Development Environment Visual Studio 2008 Visual Studio 2008 Visual Studio 2013
Minimum Availability of OS Support 2022 2026 2028
OS Feature Set (not all modules support all OS features, check individual module datasheet for details)
     
Preemptive Multitasking      
Support for Multi-Core -    
Protected Application Memory Space      
Snapshot Boot - -  
Real Time Capabilities      
Interrupt Latency <7 uS      
.NET Compact Framework Version 2.0 and 3.5 Version 2.0 and 3.5 Version 3.9
Component Services: COM, DCOM      
XML      
Servers (DHCP, File, Telnet, FTP, HTTP, Time)      
RAM Based Registry (alternative: hive based)      
FAT / TFAT (Transaction Safe FAT)      
exFAT  (1)    
Power Management      
DirectDraw Graphics Including Alpha Blending      
Touch      
Touch Gestures -    
Audio with Codecs      
DirectShow and Video Codecs      
3D Acceleration      
OpenGL ES V2.0 -    
USB: Storage Device, HID, RNDIS, ActiveSync      
UART, LAN, TCP/IP      
IrDA   - -
WLAN, Bluetooth      
SDIO      
SDSC, SDHC, SDXC Support (2)      
Authentication Services: NTLM, SSL/TLS, Kerberos      
Support for International Fonts and Languages      
Toradex Software(3)      
Colibri Tweak/Display Tool      
GPIO Configurator      
Bootloader and OS Update Tool      
Application launcher      
Easy Production Programming      
Toradex Libraries (Cloud, GPIO, Interrupt, PWM, ADC, I2C, SPI, CAN, and more)      

 

Example Third Party Software (4)  
Software PLC CODESYS (3S), ProConOS (KW)
Java VM Creme (NSIcom)
Infotainment Framework EB GUIDE (Elekrobit)
Java Programming System Eve (Ewesoft.com)
Application Framework Qt
Lab Automation Framework LabVIEW (National Instruments)
HMI Framework UI Composer (NVIDIA)
HTML5 Web Browser Webkit Browser (Zetakey)
Silverlight for Windows Embedded XAML In The Hand (In The Hand)

Notes:

(1) Not WinCE 5.0

(2) The default file system on SDXC cards is exFAT, which is not supported by Windows CE5. Using SDXC cards is still possible with Windows CE5 when using other file system e.g. FAT32. Windows CE6 and Windows Embedded Compact 7 & 2013 support exFAT

(3) For complete list of tools, please refer WEC Tools & Utilities

(4) For more details on supported third party software, please refer to our Partner page