VIA Technologies today announced the VIA VAB-600 Pico-ITX embedded board. Featuring an 800MHz ARM Cortex-A9 processor, the VIA VAB-600 combines a wide operating temperature range (0°C up to 60°C) with extremely low power consumption and optional 3G connectivity to fuel in-vehicle innovation as well as a broad range of mobile and healthcare applications.


Based on the ultra compact Pico-ITX form factor, measuring 10 cm x 7.2 cm, the VIA VAB-600 combines an 800MHz ARM Cortex-A9 processor with a built-in 2D/3D graphics engine, supporting OpenGL® ES 2.0, to deliver a smooth user experience and superb multimedia performance. Customers can leverage our starter kits which include a VIA VAB-600 Pico-ITX board, VAB-600-A I/O card, VAB-600-C TTL Converter card, 7” touch screen TTL panel, cables and 18W AC adaptor.

“The VIA VAB-600 Pico-ITX allows our customers to jump start innovation for in-vehicle and mobile applications,” said Epan Wu, Head of the VIA Embedded Platform Division, VIA Technologies, Inc. “By leveraging our starter kits and customization expertise, customers are provided with a flexible development path to quickly and easily bring new products to market.”