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DFI announces BE170 Mini-ITX Motherboards with AMD APU

DFI announces BE170 Mini-ITX Motherboards with AMD APU

June 9, 2015 - DFI announces BE170, BE17, and BE173 Mini-ITX boards with AMD Embedded R-Series APUs which offer graphics performance and power efficiency for embedded systems. The 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 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.


  • 2nd Generation AMD Embedded R-Series
  • Support 4 independent displays: 4 DP++
  • Supports 2 DDR3 SODIMM sockets up to 16GB
  • 2 LAN, 4 COM, 9 USB, 4 SATA 3.0, and 8-bit DIO

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, A/POS, industrial control, kiosk, security & surveillance, digital signage, gaming, and other embedded applications.