DFI has launched the KB968, a Type 6 COM Express Compact module in its product line based on the AMD® Embedded G-Series System-on-Chip (SoC). This is DFI’s first Compact module powered by AMD® Embedded G-Series SoC which is delivering up to 70% overall improvement over AMD® G-Series APU. This new module with the latest AMD® embedded G-Series processor-based SoC platform that features power efficiency, high performance, and enhanced multimedia capabilities is well-suited for intelligent systems that display videos, graphics and interactive content such as gaming machines. This graphics-rich module using the advanced discrete-level GPU integrated in the processor supports high-end enhanced media and graphics capabilities. The quad-core/dual core G-Series SoC offers higher performance with low power consumption and supports up to 8 GB DDR3 SODIMM system memory. There is also an optional onboard SSD that offers the persistent function of data storage. KB968 is designed with 3 display interfaces: 1 VGA, 1 DP/ LVDS, and 1 DP. In addition, this new compact module supports hardware acceleration for DirectX 11.1, H.264, MPEG-2, MPEG-4 AVC, VC-1 and WMV. All these contribute to delivering excellent graphics capability. The superior performance Type 6 module takes full advantage of the AMD® Embedded G-Series SoC which is packed with updated expansion interfaces, including 1 PCIe x4, 4 PCIe x1, 1 LAN, 8 USB, 2 SATA, 1 LPC, 1 I²C, 1 SMBus, 2 serial, and 8-bit Digital I/O for device controls. With these flexible interfaces, it allows your systems to process more data load and provide faster loading of frequently used applications. KB968, the COM Express Compact module with expansive features, are the ideal choices for a whole range of applications such as gaming machine, medical equipment, industrial control automation, security & surveillance, smart grid, ATM, and POS.