DFI Announces New Mini-ITX Motherboards with
2nd Generation AMD® Embedded R-Series APU

Taipei, Taiwan — May 21, 2015 — DFI, a leading provider offering a wide range of embedded products for industrial applications, announces its latest 2nd Generation AMD Embedded R-Series APU-based Mini-ITX boards - BE170, BE171, and BE173 - which offer breakthrough graphics performance and power efficiency for embedded systems. The new AMD R-Series APUs feature AMD Radeon HD9000 Graphics technology providing ultra-immersive HD multimedia interactivity, and delivering up to 55% more 3D graphics performance than previous-generation AMD R-Series APUs. The BE170 Series are also equipped with 4 DP ports (resolution up to 3840x2160 @ 30Hz per port) allowing 4 independent displays simultaneously. Additionally, these three boards support rich I/O interfaces including 9 USB ports, 4 SATA 3.0 ports, 4 COM ports, and 8-bit Digital I/O connector for device controls. BE170, BE171 and BE173, the Mini-ITX boards with expansive features, are ideally suited to use in graphics and compute-intensive applications like gaming, digital signage, and medical imaging, etc.
BE170/171/173 Main Features
2nd Generation AMD® Embedded R-Series   Supports 2 DDR3 SODIMM sockets up to 16GB
Support 4 independent displays: 4 DP++   2 LAN, 4 COM, 9 USB, 4 SATA 3.0, and 8-bit DIO
BE170   BE171   BE173
(ATX Power)   (12V DC-in)   (19~24V DC-in)
Contact Us
For more information, please contact your DFI regional sales representative or send us an email: inquiry@dfi.com.tw
About DFI®
Established in 1981, DFI is a leading supplier of high-performance computing technology worldwide. With more than 34 years of experience, DFI focuses on innovative design and manufacture of leading-edge board and system level products for embedded applications requiring strict revision control and long life availability. DFI uses the latest technology platforms and manufacturing techniques to produce cost-effective products for use in medical diagnostic & imaging, ATM/POS, industrial control, kiosk, security & surveillance, digital signage, gaming, and other embedded applications. For more information, please visit us at: www.dfi.com