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VIA Tablet PC Reference Design

The Digital Notepad

The VIA Tablet PC reference design is a compact, high performance mobile computer that bridges the gap between PC and notepad. Using an innovative 'digital ink' system and enhanced handwriting recognition, the VIA Tablet PC reference design combines the simplicity of writing with the power of a computer.

For the mobile executive or the connected household, the VIA Tablet PC reference design provides all the power to run common productivity applications anywhere and all the graphics performance to maximize the Internet experience. Moreover, with the wide and increasing adoption of WLAN connection technology, Internet browsing and e-mail are becoming more accessible.

Weighing less than today's laptops yet fully configured for PC operations and Internet applications, the VIA Tablet PC reference design gives you the freedom to complete a business presentation on the plane, to do your schoolwork on the bus, or view your latest electronic photographs anywhere in the home, and check e-mail with ease. The VIA Tablet PC reference design makes mobile computing and entertainment a reality!


VIA C3? EBGA or VIA Eden ESP Processor

  • 128K L1 and 64K L2 cache
Core Logic VIA Apollo Pro 266T: North Bridge VT8653, South Bridge VT8233A or VT8235
Main Memory
  • Onboard 128MB
  • One 200-pin PC2100 memory socket
  • DDR266 SDRAM support
LCD 10.4? TFT Electro-magnetic Digitizer, brightness adjustable
  • Integrated AGP2X with 2D/3D Graphics Acceleration
  • Motion Compensation for DVD playback
  • Hardware rotation for portrait mode display
Storage (ATA) ATA 33/66/100 2.5? HDD
Storage (Flash) CFC socket optional
Audio System

VIA VT1612A AC?97 Codec

  • Internal speaker and 2 internal microphones
  • 2 Audio Jacks: Earphone-Out and Microphone-In
  • Sound Blaster, Sound Blaster Pro Compatible
  • Digital I/O compatible with consumer mode S/PDIF
Digital TV Out

VIA VT1621 Digital TV encoder

  • Integrated Macro Vision 7.1
  • High quality scaling and filtering
  • S-Video or Composite video output
  • Support NTSC/PAL TV
Ethernet (LAN)

VIA Tahoe VT6103 (Ethernet PHY)

  • RJ-45 jack
  • 10/100Mbps Ethernet MAC integrated in South Bridge
  • PCMCIA socket for wireless communication
  • Smart card support
Infra red ports
  • SIR and FIR IrDA port
  • CIR for wireless keyboard
Other I/O Ports

VIA Fire II VT6306 IEEE 1394 host controller

  • One IEEE 1394 port
  • Two USB ports
  • CRT Out (Mini-type)
Replicator I/O ports

VIA VT1211 LPC Super I/O controller

  • 2 USB ports
  • EPP/ECP parallel port
  • 16C550 compatible serial port
  • 2 PS/2 Keyboard/Mouse ports
  • S/PDIF Out
  • CRT Out
  • TV Out (composite & S-video)
  • Audio jacks: line-in, line-out, mic-in
  • DC In
  • Power status
  • Battery status
Other Optional Modules
  • I/O Replicator
  • Tablet PC stand


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