VIA Technologies unveils the APC Android PC system which is attractively priced. Powered by a WonderMedia ARM processor, APC integrates memory, storage, and a full set of consumer I/O features in a small footprint Neo-ITX motherboard that can be connected to a TV or monitor. The system also features a custom build of Android that has been optimized for keyboard and mouse input, and comes with a browser and a selection of preinstalled apps. APC is based on the new Neo-ITX form factor measuring just 17 x 8.5cm and can be housed in any standard Mini-ITX or microATX chassis, providing enthusiasts with unrivaled flexibility to create new mods and DIY projects as well as ensuring rapid time to market for system integrators and OEMs utilizing the platform. APC consumes only 4 watts when operating at idle power and 13.5 watts at maximum load. This is ten times less than a standard PC system and ensures significant power savings in large scale deployments.
Key features include optimized Android OS, HD TV support, VGA and HMDI display ports, four USB 2.0 ports, one microSD slot, one 10/100 Ethernet port, Audio-out/ Mic-in, 2GB NAND Flash, 512 DDR3 SDRAM. With the inclusion of hardware acceleration for the most demanding video formats, the APC delivers stunning HD quality multimedia.