QXi-7000 High Performance Four-Screen Gaming Platform

  • Mid-range “all-in-one” gaming platform
  • Drives up to four independent 4K monitors
  • AMD RyzenTM Embedded V1000 SoC with integrated AMD RadeonTM Vega graphics
  • Fan-less operation
  • Advanced PCI Express® Gen 2 gaming logic & NVRAM

Ultra high performance AMD RyzenTM Embedded V1000 SoC

The new generation of AMD Ryzen™ Embedded V1000 SoC combines Dual and Quad 64-bit AMD Zen cores (supporting up to four/eight simultaneous threads) with AMD Radeon™ Vega graphics with up to 8CUs. This combination provides unrivalled CPU and graphics processing power for gaming applications. The integrated graphics can drive four DisplayPort 1.4 monitors in full 4K resolution.

Quixant Gaming Ecosystem®

QXi-7000 leverages Quixant's Gaming Ecosystem®, integrating advanced I/O, NVRAM, communication and security feautures. This includes up to 16MB high speed PCI Express® Gen 2 NVRAM with accelerated hardware mirroring and CRC operations, support for 32 digital inputs and output, up to 16 instrusion inputs and 6 PCI Express® QxCom serial ports.

Newly feautured in QXi-7000 is the QxATS Advanced Tracing Subsystem which accelerates the development process by providing realtime logging and tracing.

QxVDR (Video Decoder and Rendering software suite) provides hardware accelerated decode of videos incorporating alpha transparency, with the ability to synchronise with a variety of multimedia sources. QxVDR offers a complete and inetragred software suite for videos, audio and LED patterns.

QxLED is an integrated hardware and software solution incorporated into the QXi-7000 enabling multiple RGB LED strips to be driven in real time.

Advanced Security Features

Advanced hardware security engine incorporating 256-bit PCI Express® Gen 2 AES hardware encryption/decryption (128/256–ECB/CBC), AMD hardware RSA 2048 engine, embedded TCG 1.2 compliant TPM, built-in serial number & SHA-1 acceleration chip.

Complete Software Suite

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

Long supply lifetime

Embedded design with 5 year lifetime from launch.

Fan-less operation

High efficiency components and innovative, patented Quixant case design enable the QXi-7000 to be operated without fans, improving reliability and reducing noise and power usage. Physically compact case.

Market compliance

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

APU

AMD RyzenTM Embedded V1000 SoC

Quad 64-bit Zen Cores

  • Multi-threaded architecture supports up to 8 threads
  • Quad core configuration supports frequencies up to 2.0GHz (up to 3.6GHz with boost)
  • Up to 2MB L2 Cache and 4MB L3 Cache

Integrated AMD Radeon™ Vega graphics

  • Up to four independent HD/4K displays from the APU with support for DisplayPort 1.4
  • Up to 8 Compute Units
  • Hardware accelerated 4K video encoder/decoder

Main Memory

  • 2 x DDR4-2400 SO-DIMM Sockets
  • Up to 32 GBytes main memory

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 both in front panel

4 x External USB ports (2 x USB 3.1, 2 x USB 2.0)

4 x Internal USB ports (2x USB 2.0)

Meter Power detection/ PSU control

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

I2C Interface

iButton interface

Quixant Gaming Ecosystem®

64-bit PCI Express®Gen 2 innovative gaming features
Up to 16MB of NVRAM

  • Battery packed SRAM
  • Lithium primary or optional Lithium Pentoxide rechargeable cells
  • Hardware accelerated memory bank mirroring, copying,verification and CRC support
  • Four independent physical banks
  • 5-year battery life

Battery powered logging processor

  • 16 intrusion inputs (including jumper supervision)
  • Supports standard and opto switches
  • Date/time stamped recording of 64 events
  • Board power status handling
  • Double programmable watchdog timers
  • Battery voltage monitoring & warning
  • Automatic meter handling

Up to 32 digital inputs

  • Configurable hardware debounce filtering Trigger on rising or falling edges, or both
  • Input pulse width screening for pulse devices

Up to 32 digital outputs

  • Detection and reporting of open and short circuits
  • Output overload protection

Quixant Advanced Tracing System (QxATS)

  • System tracing implemented in hardware
  • Fixed or very low CPU utilisation
  • Simultaneous hardware amd software events tracing over Ethernet
  • Hardware trigger for system freezing
  • Fully manageable by an external software tool (ALCE Tool)

Quixant Video Decoder and Renderer (QxVDR)

  • Low CPU utlisation video decoding engine hardware acceleratedwith alpha transparency
  • Can synchronize up to 16 videos simultaneously with LED andAudio
  • Alpaca tool for video compression and multimedia integration

Quixant LED software suite (QxLED)

  • For designing LED patterns, LED live view and LED patternsimulation - Alpaca software tool.
  • QXi-7000 can drive several RGB LED strips simultaneously - noneed for external hardware

Security

  • Hardware AES128/256 - ECB/CBC
  • Hardware RSA 2048 engine
  • Unique electronic serial number
  • SHA-1 chip/EEPROM write protection support
  • TPM security device
  • Authentification (hardware lock mechanism)
  • AMD Secure Memory Encryption (SME)

Communication Interfaces
6 x PCI Express®Gen 2 QxComTMserial ports

  • Ready to use for SAS protocol handling
  • 9-bit management in hardware
  • Hardware timestamping of arriving bytes
  • RS232, RS485, ID003, TTL and dual ccTalk interfaces

2 x PCI Express®Gigabit LAN controller (1 x internal, 2 x frontpanel)
1 x Gigabit LAN interface internal for system tracing (QxATS)
8 x USB ports

  • 4 x external USB ports (USB 2 x 3.1, 2 x USB 2.0)
  • 4 x internal USB ports (USB 2.0)

Meter Power detection /PSU control
SPI header for clock serial peripherals (e.g. SEC meter) or LEDstrips
I2C Interface
iButton interface
Up to 3 x LED strips dedicated interface (to drive up to 3000 total RGB LEDs)


Power Requirement
12V / 24V single voltage input


Storage

  • 2 x internal CFAST sockets up to 6GB/s
  • 2 x SATA III sockets up to 6GB/s (SATA DOM, SSD)
  • 256Bytes of user EEPROM storage (optional up to 128KB)

Audio
High Definition Audio

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

BIOS

  • QxBOOT accelerated BIOS security
  • Hardware controlled chain of trust
  • 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/IoT and Linux

  • 32 and 64-bit OS support
  • C/ C++ and .NET libraries
  • Example code and demo software available

Communication and peripheral drivers and APIs

  • SAS 6.02 serial port driver (with 9-bit support)
  • JCM ID003, MEI, ccTalk (including MD100 and JCM Vegadevices support)
  • Futurelogic, Money Controls, Ithaca
  • Button, I2C devices, generic SPI, SEC Meter

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/