MSI IPS Introduces New Mini System MS-9A26 With Latest Intel® Poulsbo Chipset For High Performance And Low Power

[Taipei, Taiwan] Micro-Star International (MSI), the top motherboard and netbook maker worldwide, has developed MS-9A26, a new mini system with latest Intel® Poulsbo chipset for industrial application, by Industrial Platform Service Department (IPS). MSI MS-9A26 is designed with Intel® AtomTM Silverthorne Z530P CPU and Intel® Poulsbo XL chipset, great for applications like industrial control, POS, Kiosk, gaming, digital signage, and satisfied the needs of low power and high performance as well.

MSI MS-9A26 features Intel® GMA500 (Graphics Media Accelerator) with full hardware HD video decoder for H.264, MPEG2/4, VC1, and WMV9 formats. The CPU handles the audio decode, manages framebuffer and reduces the power. It also features dedicated hardware to enable the native support for DirectX® 9Ex and OpenGL® 2.0.

Rich I/O connectivity on MS-9A26 includes DVI-D, HDMI, SDIO 1.1, CompactFlash, 4 USB 2.0 port, and a RS-232/422/485 port. On the other hand, MSI MS-9A26 is equipped with outstanding thermal solution, a fanless design which can avoid defects caused by fan.

The Intel® AtomTM processor is reduced by 80% TDP from previous ULV platform, and Z500 series processor (Silverthorne) on MSI MS-9A26 gains the leadership of Performance-Per-Watt. The latest SSE3 instruction sets of Intel® AtomTM have also enhanced the performance for multimedia and gaming application. In addition to Intel® AtomTM processor, Intel® Poulsbo XL chipset is a highly integrated chipset with better I/O capability. This combination leads MSI MS-9A26 into a wonderful balance of performance and power consumption.

With full hardware HD video decoder, 7.1 channel HD audio, rich I/O connectivity, and low power consumption, MSI MS-9A26 is promising to be the best choice of the combination of high performance and ultra-low power for various industrial applications.


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