Monday, December 14, 2009

Higher End Digital Media Chipset From VIA - Compatible With Windows 7And DDR3 - Brings Features Than Ever - VIA VN1000 !

One of the biggest innovators of power efficient x86 processor platforms has announced a new VIA VN1000 digital media chipset for next generation desktop and all-in-one PCs. At the same time, this offers a world class multimedia entertainment platform that is compatible with the advanced desktop features of Microsoft Windows 7. This new arrival is the most powerful efficient DX 10.1 digital media chipset so far. In order to bring smooth playback of the latest Blu-ray titles with superb hardware acceleration, this chipset features ChromotionHD 2.0 video processor.
Moreover, this Processor is paired with a new VIA VT8261 south bridge and consumes up to 12 watts for both north and south bridges to make it a perfect choice for Windows 7 based mini desktop and all-in-one desktop PC designs.
It emphasizes more on graphics and HD video playback and features VIA Chrome 520 IGP, combining a DirectX 10.1 graphics engine, with support for Shader Model 4, OpenGL 3.0 graphics and OpenCL 1.0 for next-generation GPGPU applications.

In addition, you can have an advanced filtering and cutting edge post-processing to perform ultra smooth decoding of MPEG-4/AVC, H.264, MPEG-2, VC-1, WMV-HD, and AVS video for Blu-ray content from the high performance ChromotionHD 2.0 video processor.
This chipset is compatible with DDR3 system memory at the speed of 1066MHz, one x8 lane and four x1 lane PCI Express II expansion slots, up to five PCI slots and a VIA Vinyl HD 8 channel audio codec.