VIA Technologies sponsert Maker Austria

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VIA Technologies sponsert Maker Austria mit super Boards. 

Wir möchten uns bei VIA Technologies recht herzlich für das tolle Sponsoring, die unkomplizierte Abwicklung und super Zusammenarbeit bedanken. Wir freuen uns schon auf das Eintreffen der Boards uns sind sehr neugierig was mit den Boards alles machbar ist.

DANKE VIA Technologies (vor allem an Michael)!!!!

 zu den Boards:

APC Rock is a complete redesign of the original APC 8750. With a faster processor, more memory, and best of all lots of expandability. Rock is the perfect platform for hackers and developers to construct their prototyping projects on. 



Software Firefox OS
Chip VIA ARM Cortex-A9 @800Mhz Processor


DDR3 512MB Memory 
4GB NAND Flash
Graphics Built-in 2D/3D Graphic
Resolution up to 720p
Input and Output HDMI
USB 2.0 (x2)
microUSB (OTG)
Audio out / Mic in 
microSD Slot
Network 10/100 Ethernet
Debug 20-pin ARM-JTAG header
Expansion Extra GPIO, SPI and I2C busses on a header
Size 170 x 85mm (W x H)
Neo-ITX Standard*




Based on the ultra-compact Pico-ITX form factor measuring just 10 cm x 7.2 cm, the VIA VAB-600 integrates a low power 800MHz ARM Cortex-A9 SoC and is packed with advanced multimedia features, including a built-in multi-standard decoder for playback support of the most demanding video formats in resolutions of up to 1080p.

The VIA VAB-600 includes a wide array of rear I/O features, including one Mini HDMI port, two Mini-USB 2.0 ports, one 10/100 Ethernet port, and one 12~24V DC-in jack. Other onboard features include 4GB eMMC Flash memory, 1GB DDR3 SDRAM, one DVO connector, two COM ports (one for TX/RX only), SPI, one USB 2.0 connector, one Mini Card slot touch screen support, front pin headers for line-in/out and MIC-in, I2C and GPIO pin header.



– Compact 10cm x 7.2cm Pico-ITX form factor
– 800MHz Cortex-A9 SoC onboard
– 4GB on-board eMMC Flash memory
– Supports integrated graphics processing (GPU) for 2D/3D graphics acceleration
– Flawless HD video performance up to 1080p
– Supports up to three USB 2.0 ports
– Mini HDMI, on-board DVO
– 1GB DDR3 SDRAM on-board
– WiFi connectivity support (optional)
– Wide operating temperature range of 0°C up to 60°C
– Touch screen support
– Android and Linux Software Development Packages

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