Press Release Summary:
Model 104FX(TM) Super VGA video card is a PC/104 form-factor video controller that provides embedded computers with support for analog CRT and flat-panel LCD-TFT monitors. It incorporates 1 MB video DRAM, 32-bit hardware graphics accelerator, and TTL output control signals for power sequencing and management. Panels directly supported by factory BIOS include 16-bit STN, 4/6.3 MHz monochrome, dual-scan color and 9, 12, 18-bit TFT. Module requires +5 V power supply.
Original Press Release:
104FX(TM) SVGA Video Controller from Parvus Supports Both LCD Flat Panel and CRT Displays in Embedded PC/104 Computer Systems
Compact, PC/104 Video Card Supports Video Resolutions from QVGA to XGA
SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH - March 16, 2004 - Parvus® Corporation today announced the release of its 104FX(TM) Super VGA (SVGA) video card, a PC/104 form-factor video controller designed to provide embedded computers with support for analog CRT and flat-panel LCD-TFT monitors.
Based on the Chips & Technologies 65545 VGA controller, the 104FX module supports resolutions from QVGA to XGA and incorporates 1MB of video DRAM, a 32-bit hardware graphics accelerator, and TTL output control signals for power sequencing and power management. Panels directly supported by the factory BIOS include 16-bit STN, 4/6.3MHz Monochrome, Dual-Scan color and 9, 12, 18-bit TFT. The module requires only a single +5V power supply.
o LCD Resolution: up to 1280 x 1024
o CRT Resolution: up to 1024 x 768
o True-color and High-color Capability
o Memory: 1MB DRAM (32-bit wide); 512KB Frame Buffer
o Panel Types Supported: TFT, STN, DSTN, EL, Plasma
o 32-bit Graphics Engine
o Flash-Programmable Video BIOS (Fully VGA Compatible)
o Power Switching & Sequencing
o Variable Bus-Voltage Supply
o Power Management: Normal, Sleep and Power-Saving Modes
o Linear Memory Addressing (for accelerated GUI performance)
o Over-Current, Reverse Polarity, and Over-voltage Protection
Simultaneous CRT & Flat Panel Operation
The 104FX is designed to add video functionality to an embedded computer. Customers seeking the most compact and integrated solution could alternatively select one of Parvus' SpacePC® PC/104 or PC/104-Plus Single Board Computers, which integrate video controllers onboard. Visit www.spacepc.com for more information about the SpacePC processor line.
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PRICING AND AVAILABILITY
This product is currently in stock and is priced from $154/each in volume orders of 100+ units.
Parvus Corporation is a leading North American manufacturer and systems integrator of modular computer boards, enclosures, displays and embedded systems based on the PC/104 computer standard. Parvus offers rugged, Commercial-Off-the-Shelf (COTS) computing solutions ideal for avionics, military, medical, industrial, and transportation OEMs. For more information, visit www.parvus.com or call 801.483.1533.