VIA Technologies today announced the VIA ARTiGO A1200
slim PC kit, featuring a VIA Eden X2 dual core
The fanless VIA ARTiGO A1200 has been
designed for applications in the home or office,
including home server, home automation, hotel
management, media streaming, digital signage and
The latest in the VIA ARTiGO series delivers a low
profile design a mere 3cm high, and utilizes the
industrial buckled-blade thermal fin design to dispatch
system heat and provide stable performance in
temperatures ranging from 0 degrees C~45 degrees C. The VIA ARTiGO A1200
can fit into any environment, whether it is behind a
monitor or on the wall with a 10 x 10 cm VESA mount or
placed alongside other home media devices.
The thin 24.3cm x 12.4cm x 3.0cm VIA ARTiGO A1200 is
powered by a 1.0GHz VIA Eden X2 dual core processor for
a fanless system with support for up to 4GB of DDR3 RAM.
Combined with the all-in-one VIA VX900 media system
processor (MSP), the VIA ARTiGO A1200 provides playback
of HD video formats including MPEG-2, DivX, WMV9, VC1
and H.264 at screen resolutions up to 1080p.
The dual-sided I/O coastline interface includes one HDMI
and one VGA display port, two high-speed GigaLAN
Ethernet ports, four USB 2.0 ports, one CFast socket,
two audio jacks (Mic-in and Line-out), 12V DC-in power
and an optional USB 3.0 host port.