BIOSTAR, a manufacturer of motherboards, graphics cards, industrial computing
systems and peripherals, has announced the start of sales for their unique
ultra-compact motherboard, the A68I-350 DELUXE with an integrated APU-chip, the
AMD Fusion 350D (Socket BGA FT1). With the ultra-small dimensions of this Mini
ITX board (only 170x170 mm) and the high degree of integration of its powerful
components, the design of a modern multimedia and entertainment setup with the
minimum of components has become possible, all at a very affordable price.
Integrated into the A68I-350 DELUXE, the APU (Accelerated Processing Unit)
processor AMD Fusion 350D is built on an integrated high performance graphical
core of the AMD Radeon HD 6310 with support for the newest Microsoft DirectX11
technology. It boasts a highly efficient integrated graphical subsystem with up
to 512 MB of distributed memory providing significant speed of data processing
which is enough for the majority of modern office and entertainment applications
including playing full HD video and driving today's DX11 games. Integrated video
outputs - analog VGA and digital HDMI 3D Visual - allow connecting any modern
display including digital HDTVs and monitors.
The HDMI 3D Visual provides a level of interoperability for devices designed
to deliver 3D content over an HDMI connection. The latest HDMI Specification
adds key enhancements to support the market requirements for bringing broadcast
3D content into the home featuring key enhancements for 3D applications
including the addition of mandatory 3D formats for broadcast content.
The A68I-350 DELUXE motherboards are based on the AMD A68 chip. The boards
are equipped with two DDR3 DIMM slots and support of up to 16 GB of DDR3
800/1066 MHz RAM. It also offers three SATA2 3Gb/s connectors, two high speed
USB 3.0 ports and four USB 2.0 ports. The network interfaces of the board are
represented with a gigabit LAN controller, the Realtek RTL8111F chip. A modern
6-channel HD Audio processor powered by the Realtek ALC662 chip offers excellent
sound and support for digital S/PDIF audio output.
A68I-350 DELUXE motherboards are equipped with modern high quality solid
capacitors, the X.D.C (eXtreme Durable Capacitors). These are low ESR and high
ripple conductive solid state capacitors that provide a stable power supply to
the CPU. The life span can also be more than 6.25 times that of ordinary liquid
The board features the latest BIOSTAR technologies such as BIOS
Flasher and BIOS Online Update for easy updating and restoration of the BIOS, as
well as BIO-Remote2 for remote control of the system via Android and Apple
BIO-Remote2 Technology gives users a better Home Theatre environment. Users
who own either Android or Apple mobile devices are able to access and control
the PC remotely. You're smart device can become an intelligent and functional
remote control. Moreover, BIO-Remote2 also includes both the function of mouse
pad and power point presentation modes.
The A68I-350 DELUXE also features the Charger Booster function. It is a high
powered charging solution for Apple or Android devices such as iPad, iPhone and
Android phones and tablets. Charger Booster Technology is able to boost the
charging time to be more efficiency and faster once any mobile device is
connected to the motherboard. With Charger Booster technology, you are able to
charge your devices up to 42 % faster.
About BIOSTAR MICROTECH INT'L
Since its establishment in 1986, the BIOSTAR GROUP has become a major
motherboard supplier to the PC industry. In order to pursue continuous growth,
BIOSTAR has invested heavily in acquiring the physical and human resources to
excel at research and development. In every endeavor, BIOSTAR has sought to
enhance product quality and expand its range of to offer the highest
price-performance ratio in the industry.