Ventana GW16082 Expansion Module

An expansion module for adding legacy Mini-PCI sockets to any Gateworks Ventana Single Board Computer

The GW16082 is an expansion module for the Gateworks 5th generation Ventana family of single board computer  The expansion module adds four legacy Mini-PCI sockets to any Ventana single board computer.  All four sockets include both PCI and USB 2.0 signaling for GSM/CDMA modem support using the Gateworks GW16038 and GW16049 adapters.  A highly efficient, wide-input power supply support high-power Mini-PCI radios.  Other members of the Ventana expansion module family are available with Mini-PCIe sockets, GbE Ethernet ports, and GbE Fiber Ethernet ports.  





  • Four Legacy Mini-PCI Sockets (All Support Both Legacy PCI and USB)
  • 32 Kbit Serial Identification EEPROM
  • Small 140x100x18mm Form Factor
  • Generic Ventana Mounting Hole Pattern
  • Mounting Standoffs and Screws Included
  • Stacks with Other Ventana Expansion Modules
  • Switching Supply Supports High Power Radios
  • Reverse Voltage and Transient Protection
  • 8 to 60 VDC Input Voltage Range
  • 1W Typical Operating Power
  • 30W Shared Between Mini-PCI Sockets
  • -40°C to +85°C Operating Temperature
  • 1 Year Warranty
  • Note: Requires SBC with Expansion Connector 


Expansion Module with Ventana GW5400



Input Voltage

  • 8 to 60VDC

Operating Current

  • 0.08A Typical @ 24VDC



  • 140x100x18mm (5.5x3.9x0.7in)
  • Top Side Height: 18.5mm (0.7in)
  • Bottom Side Height: 5.5mm (0.2in)
  • Overall Height: 25.6mm (1.0in)

Ventana Mated Dimensions

  • Overall Height: 45.0mm (1.8in)
  • Length x Width: 140x100mm (5.5x3.9in)


  • 3 oz (85 g)


Operating Temperatures

  • Temperature: -40°C to +85°C
  • Humidity (non-condensing): 20% to 90%
  • MTBF: 57.1 Years at 55°C

Storage Parameters:

  • Temperature: -40°C to +85°C
  • Humidity (non-condensing): 5% to 95%
Ventana GW16082 Expansion Module

Ordering Options

Standard Configuration

Standard Configuration

  • Four Legacy Mini-PCI Sockets
  • 35W Switching Power Supply


The GW16082 can be customized for volume applications.  Contact the factory for more information.  

  • Remove peripherals for cost savings