COMMELL unveils LV-66A Mini-ITX board based on VIA CN896 IGP chipset

Mini-ITX with VIA C7 1.5GHz CPU & VIA CN896,4GB DDR2 SDRAM,CRT or LVDS,DVI Interface,Two Giga LAN,4 x SATA,8 x USB 2.0,2 x COM,HD Audio,2 x IDE,MPEG-2 decoding,PCI,Mini-PCI socket,ptional CompactFlash,8-bit GPIO

Taiwan Commate Computer Inc.(COMMELL), the worldwide leader of Mini-ITX Single Board Computers, introduced the LV-66A board, This single board consists the 1.5GHz VIA C7 processor and the VIA CN896 IGP chipset, designed to meet the needs of applications on the rapidly emerging new generation of smart digital entertainment devices such as set top boxes, gaming machine, Kiosk and media centers, even NAS, digital signage, POS and ATM application is suitable.

COMMELL's LV-66A based on VIA CN896 that features a high bandwidth VIA Ultra V-Link communication between the chipset's North and South bridges at 533MB/sec. A dedicated CRT interface as well as outstanding flexibility for additional video ports such as DVI or LVDS. This provides customers with the ability to tailor the CN896 to be suitable for use with flat panel display, a wide variety of LCD panels and DVI monitors. The VIA CN896 chipset also features a DirectX® 9.0 3D accelerator for high performance and a 2D accelerator for productivity applications.

Through the onboard VT8251 South Bridge, the LV-66A offers a comprehensive rang of interacted storage, multimedia and connectivity option, including Serial ATA with RAID, UltraDMA IDE, 8 x USB 2.0, 2 x Giga LAN, 2 x COM, The board also support HD Audio, with optional Compactflash socket in the solder side for easily using Solid State Disk.

LV-66A Features

1.CPU: Onboard VIA C7 1.5GHz CPU

2.Memory: 2 x 240-pin DIMM DDR2 400/533/667 SDRAM up to 4.0GB.

3.Chipset: VIA CN896 and VT8251.

4.PCI Enhanced IDE: Ultra DMA IDE up to 4 ATAPI devices.

5.SATA Interface: 4 x SATA2 interfaces with 300MB/s, integrated V-RAID 0,1,0+1,JBOD

6.VGA: Integrated VIA Chrome9 HC 3D/2D Graphics with DirectX 9.0 compatible and MPEG-2 Decoding Acceleration.

7.LVDS Interface: Optional onboard VIA VT1636 LVDS Transmitter, 18/24 bit dual channel LVDS with +3.3V/5V/12V supply.

8.DVI Interface: Optional onboard DVI interface.

9.Audio: Realtek ALC888 7.1 channel HD Audio.

10.LAN Interface: 2 x Realtek RTL8111C Gigabit Ethernet controller.

11.GPIO: Onboard programmable 8-bit Digital I/O interface.

12.Extended PCI Interface: One PCI & one Mini-PCI slots.

13.SSD: One IDE supports DOM.

14.I/O Port: 1 x RS-232 & 1 x RS-232/422/485, 1 x LPT, IrDA, 8 x USB2.0, 1 xPS2, FDD.

COMMELL is a leading supplier of Single Board Computers and focuses on developing the most advanced and reliable IPC products. In addition to promise our customers constantly stay ahead of this competitive business, we are always in search of disruptive & incremental sustaining innovation. We treat every of our customer as partner and provide the best services and total support. The combination of innovation, superior quality, and excellent services will ensure both Taiwan Commate Computer Inc., and our customers always have the competitive edge in the computer world.

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