GE Fanuc Intelligent Platforms introduced the rugged XMCGA6 high performance graphics XMC. The XMCGA6 features either the NVIDIA G72 or G73 GPU (graphics processing unit) used in high end consumer gaming platforms such as the GeForce 7300GS and GeForce 7600GT. The NVDIA GPU-based XMC is ideal for demanding applications that will be deployed in harsh environments. Support is provided for operation in the Windows, Linux and VxWorks environments.

GE Fanuc Intelligent Platforms rugged XMCGA6 high performance graphics XMC

The XMCGA6 supports 8-lane PCI Express for optimum communication with a host platform such as the GE Fanuc PowerXtreme 6U VME PPC9A single board computer. It can, however, automatically adapt to 4-lane PCI Express environments. Up to 256 Mbytes of GDDR3 memory (G73) is supported.

With its rich set of I/O, the XMCGA6 is designed to serve many of the most common video applications. Dual, independent channels mean that it is capable of driving RGB analog component video and digital DVI 1.0 at maximum resolutions of 1,600 x 1,200, and supports the RS170, NTSC or PAL standards. In addition, the XMCGA6′s video input capability enables integration of sensor data using RS170, NTSC or PAL video formats.

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