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About Press Room DFI Introduces Two Intel H81-based Mini-ITX Motherboards Supporting 3 Independent Displays and Rich I/O for Embedded Applications
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DFI Introduces Two Intel H81-based Mini-ITX Motherboards Supporting 3 Independent Displays and Rich I/O for Embedded Applications

2015/02/03 (UTC-6)

DFI, a leading provider offering a wide range of embedded products for industrial applications, today announces the arrival of HD171-H81 and HD173-H81, two new industrial-grade Mini-ITX motherboards powered by the 4th generation Intel Core with Intel H81 chipset. Intel HD Graphics engine integrated into these 4th generation Intel Core processors provides a seamless visual experience, including superior gaming image quality, vibrant HD video playback, and increased overall speed and performance. In addition, the two industrial-grade Mini-ITX support 3 independent displays via DP, DVI-I (DVI-D signal), and VGA. HD171/HD173-H81 is designed with flexible I/O, including 2 Intel Gigabit LAN ports, 4 COM ports, 9 USB ports, 2 SATA 3.0 ports, and 8-bit DIO connector. The expansion design of the Mini-ITX embedded motherboards also offer additional capabilities for the various demands via PCIe configurations, including 1 PCIe x16 slot (PCIe 3.0) for high-performance graphics displays, and 1 Mini PCIe slot that supports USB and PCIe signals, mSATA, and full size Mini PCIe card. HD171-H81 comes with 12V DC-in jack while HD173-H81 is equipped with 19~24V DC-in jack or 1 4-pin power connector in order to provide additional options to customers. With excellent performance in computing and graphics, and rich I/O connectors, HD171/HD173-H81 is ideal for any kind of applications, such as digital signage, industrial automation, ATM, kiosk, medical equipment, gaming machines, etc.


HD171/HD173-H81 Main Features

• 4th Generation Intel® Core™ processor with Intel® H81 Chipset   

• Supports 2 DDR3 SODIMM sockets up to 16GB

• Intel® HD Graphics, Intel® Clear Video Technology

• Support 3 independent displays: DP, DVI-I (DVI-D signal), VGA

• Rich I/O: 2 LAN, 4 COM, 9 USB, 2 SATA 3.0, 1 LPC, and 8-bit DIO

• Mini-ITX form factor: 170mm x 170mm


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