VIA Technologies introduced the EPIA-P830 Pico-ITX board for portable and network connected embedded applications. The VIA EPIA-P830 features a 1.2GHz VIA Nano E-Series processor and the latest VIA VX900 media system processor with additional support for dual Mini-PCIe modules. Other features include VGA, Gigabit LAN, two USB ports, two SATA ports, and DDR3 800/1066 SODIMM system memory (up to 4GB). On board pin headers provide support for a LVDS display, an additional 5 x USB 2.0 ports, a LPC connector, SMBus connector, PS/2 support, audio jacks, LVDS, four pairs of DIO and two UART ports.
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.