QXi-6000: high performance three-screen gaming platform

  • Middle range “all-in-one” gaming platform
  • Supports up to three independent HD monitors with Q-Port™ single cable touch monitor and daisy chain support
  • AMD Embedded R- Series SoC with integrated AMD Radeon™ HD 10000
  • Fan-less operation
  • Advanced PCI Express® gaming logic & NVRAM

Ultra high performance AMD Embedded R- Series SoC

The latest AMD Embedded R-Series SoC combines Dual or Quad 64-bit “Excavator” cores clocked at up to 2.1 GHz (3.4 GHz with boost) with AMD RadeonTM HD 10000 series graphics to deliver unrivalled processing and graphics performance for the latest generation of games. By leveraging the benefits of its Heterogeneous System Architecture (HSA), the CPU and graphics processing units work together to boost parallel processing performance. Hardware 4K encode and H.265 4K video decode provide stunning video quality and performance.

Multi-screen graphics capabilities

Capable of driving up to three independent displays with support for the latest DisplayPort 1.2 standard, including Multi-Stream Transport for daisy- chaining of multiple monitors from a single DisplayPort cable.

Quixant Advanced PCI Express® gaming logic

Up to 16 Mbytes of fast, battery backed NVRAM (with an option for MRAM) in four physical banks. Hardware mirroring and CRC operations. Up to 32 interrupt driven digital inputs and outputs. Up to 12 intrusion inputs and 6 PCI Express® QxCom™ serial ports.

Advanced Security Features

Advanced hardware security engine incorporating 128-bit PCI Express® AES hardware encryption/decryption (128/256 – ECB/CBC), hardware RSA 2048 engine, embedded TCG 1.2 compliant TPM, built-in serial number & SHA-1 acceleration chip.

Fan-less operation, small form factor

High efficiency components and innovative Quixant case design enable the QXi-6000 to be operated without fans, improving reliability and reducing noise and power usage. Physically compact case.

Complete Software Suite

Device drivers, gaming protocols including SAS 6.02, secure customizable BIOS. Full support for Windows Embedded and Linux.

Long supply lifetime

Embedded design with 5-year lifetime from launch.

Market compliance

Meets the requirements of GLI-11 and all major global gaming jurisdictions.

APU

AMD Embedded R- Series SoC

  • Dual or Quad 64-bit "Excavator" cores
  • Core frequencies up to 2.1" GHz (up to 3.4GHZ with boost)
  • Up to 2MB L2 cache.
  • AVX 1.0 /1.1 AES, SSE4.1 & 4.2 , XOP y FMA4 instructions
  • Low power (35W TDP) design

Graphics

Integrated AMD Radeon™ HD 10000 graphics

  • Up to three independent HD/4K displays from the APU with support for DisplayPort 1.2, HDMITM 1.4/2.0 and DVI displays
  • Q-Port™ interface enables connection of Q-PortTM touch screen monitor using a single cable
  • HSA (Heterogeneous System Architecture) 1.0 compliant with support for hUMA technology
  • Graphics Core Next (GCN) architecture
  • DirectX® 12, OpenGLTM 4.2, OpenCL 1.2 , VCE 3.1 y UVD 6
  • UVD 6.0 hardware decode of 4K60 H.265/HEVC, 4K H.264 AVC, VC-1, MPEG - 2 y DivX vídeo
  • VCE 3.1 hardware encode of 4K H.264 video

Main Memory

  • 2 x DDR4-2133 (PC3- 17000) SO-DIMM Sockets
  • Up to 32 GBytes main memory, 128-bit bus

Communication Interfaces

6 x PCI Express ® QxCom™ serial ports

  • 16550 compatible
  • Advanced hardware SAS protocol capability
  • 9-bit hardware management
  • Hardware timestamping of arriving bytes
  • RS232, RS485, ID003, TTL and dual ccTalk interfaces

2 x PCI Express® Gigabit LAN controller

2 x USB 3.0 ports (front panel)

2 x USB 2.0 ports (front panel)

Meter Power detection/ PSU control

SPI header for clock serial peripherals (e.g. SEC meter)

I2C Interface

iButton interface

Power requirement

Simple single nominal input (12V)

  • No extra ATX PSU- uses standard cabinet PSU
  • Low total power consumption for low heat and energy efficiency

Storage

  • 2 x CFast sockets up to 6GB/s
  • 2x SATA 3.0 sockets up to 6Gb/s ( for SATA DOM with selectable power on pin7, SSD, HDD)
  • 256 Bytes of user EEPROM storage (optional up to 128 KBytes)

Gaming Hardware

Up to 16 Mbytes of NVRAM

  • Battery backed SRAM or optional MRAM
  • Lithium primary or optional Lithium Pentoxide rechargeable cells
  • Ultra-fast 4-bit, PCI Express® x4 connection
  • Hardware accelerated memory bank mirroring and CRC support
  • 5- year battery life

Battery powered logging processor

  • 8 intrusion inputs
  • Supports standard and opto switches
  • Date/time stamped recording of 64 events
  • Auto system switch on (time)
  • Programmable watchdog timer
  • Battery voltage monitoring & warning
  • Automatic meter handling

Advanced digital I/O connected via PCI Express® bus

Up to 32 digital inputs

  • Individually configurable for interrupt generation
  • Trigger on rising or falling edges or both
  • Input pulse width screening
  • Configurable hardware debounce filtering

Up to 32 digital outputs:

  • Variety of drive configurations available
  • Output overload protection
  • Detection and reporting of open and short circuits

Security

  • Advanced hardware security engine
  • Hardware AES128/256 - ECB/CBC
  • Hardware RSA 2048 engine
  • Secure Key storage
  • Unique electronic serial number
  • SHA-1 chip/ EEPROM write protection support
  • TPM security device

Audio

High Definition Audio

  • 7.1 Audio channels
  • 2 x stereo 18W/ channel digital amplified outputs

BIOS

BIOS optimised for gaming

  • Hardware validation of BIOS via secure hash algorithm
  • BIOS validation of boot drive via secure hash algorithm
  • Write-protection of BIOS ROM
  • Fully customisable

Software

Full software support for Windows Embedded and Linux

  • 32 and 64-bit OS support
  • Static, dynamic and .NET libraries
  • Example code and demos software available

Protocol software

Quixant supplied communications & peripheral protocols

  • SAS 6.02 Generic COM Port driver (with 9-bit support)
  • JCM ID003, MEI, ccTalk (including MD100 and JCM Vega devices support)
  • Futurelogic, Money Controls, Ithaca
  • iButton, I2C devices, generic SPI, SEC Meter
  • Others being developed

AMD

AMD are recognized as the "gamers choice" for CPU due to the features of their CPU’s matching well to the demands of the gaming market. AMD produce CPU’s that run cooler and faster and more reliably than any of their competitors.AMD have a very strong embedded group which guarantees long supply times for its parts through embedded roadmaps released to its partners. This enables us to guarantee to supply you our platforms for minimum of 7 years from the release date of that platform.

http://www.amd.com/us/products/embedded/

Microsoft

Microsoft has a strong and ever expanding market presence within the gaming industry with many of the machines in operation today running Windows 7 Embedded.

As a Licensed Microsoft partner, Quixant is able to supply the Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10 licences as part of its platform.

www.microsoft.com

http://www.microsoft.com/

Linux

We fully support the Linux community with a full set of drivers and API’s for our product. So if you choose to develop your games with a Linux OS feel confident that Quixant is here to support you.

www.linux.org

https://www.linux.com/