VIA EPIA-M850 Mini-ITX Board for Embedded Devices

VIA Technologies introduced the EPIA-M850 Mini-ITX board for multimedia embedded devices. The EPIA-M850 features a 64-bit VIA Nano E-Series processor, VIA VX900 media system processor, up to 8GB of DDR3 system memory, and the VIA ChromotionHD 2.0 video processor. The VIA ChromotionHD 2.0 video engine offers hardware acceleration for the latest VC1, H.264, MPEG-2 and WMV9 HD formats at screen resolutions of up to 1080p without affecting CPU load. The VIA EPIA-M850 is ideal for HD-intensive, commercial multimedia-centric devices.

VIA Technologies EPIA-M850 Mini-ITX board for multimedia embedded devices

VIA EPIA-M850 Board Features

  • 64-bit VIA Nano-E Series processor (available in both 1.6GHz and fanless 1.2GHz)
  • VIA ChromotionHD 2.0 video processor
  • Hardware acceleration for VC1, H,264 and WMV9 HD video
  • On board HDMI and VGA ports, plus dual channel 24-bit LVDS
  • Support for up to 8GB of DDR3
  • Measures 17 cm x 17 cm
  • VIA Vinyl HD audio codec
  • Ports for two SATA drives
  • Rear panel I/O: Gigabit LAN port, PS/2 support, a HDMI port, a VGA port, four USB 2.0 ports, a serial port connector and three audio jacks
VIA EPIA-M850 Mini-ITX block diagram

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