HONG KONG - Zotac today unleashes the Z68-ITX WiFi and Z68-ITX WiFi Supreme – a pair of mini-ITX platforms designed for the most adventurous and demanding enthusiasts. The ZOTAC Z68-ITX WiFi series enables users to take advantage of all features of 2nd Generation Intel Core family processors including integrated graphics, overclocking and Intel Quick-Sync Video technology.
Powered by the latest Intel Z68 Express chipset, the ZOTAC Z68-ITX WiFi series enables adventurous enthusiasts to extract every ounce of performance available from 2nd Generation Intel Core while maintaining use of Intel GMA HD 2000/3000 series integrated graphics processors. Support for Intel Quick-Sync Video technology enables lightning-fast video transcoding for virtually instant video conversions to popular portable media players with the ZOTAC Z68-ITX WiFi series.
Lucid Virtu software is bundled with the ZOTAC Z68-ITX WiFi series to let users combine the high-speed transcoding capabilities of Intel Quick-Sync Video and discrete ZOTAC GeForce series graphics cards for the ultimate high-performance combination.
The ZOTAC Z68-ITX WiFi series feature support for mSATA SSD drives for insanely-fast storage performance from a pint-size form factor. The ZOTAC Z68-ITX WiFi features a switchable combo mSATA / mini-PCI Express slot, occupied by a WiFi card, while the ZOTAC Z68-ITX WiFi Supreme has a dedicated mSATA slot on the backside of the board.
SATA 6.0 Gb/s and SATA 3.0 Gb/s ports are available on the ZOTAC Z68-ITX WiFi series for connectivity with standard 2.5-inch and 3.5-inch hard drives and SSDs. Intel Smart Response Technology, or SRT, enables users to pair smaller capacity SSD drives with large hard disk drives for superior performance and system-responsiveness without sacrificing storage capacity with the ZOTAC Z68-ITX WiFi series.
The ZOTAC Z68-ITX WiFi packs mini-DisplayPort and dual HDMI outputs for users that take advantage of the integrated Intel GMA HD 2000 / 3000 graphics processors found on 2nd Generation Intel Core family processors. A full-speed PCI Express x16 slot is available on the ZOTAC Z68-ITX WiFi for users that demand greater 3D performance.
The ZOTAC Z68-ITX WiFi Supreme improves 3D capabilities by integrating a GeForce GT 430 graphics processor with 1GB of DDR3 memory to enable stunning DirectX 11 visuals, NVIDIA CUDA technology and the ability to drive four simultaneous independent displays. An open-ended PCI Express x4 slot is available for additional expansion as well.
|Product Name||Z68-ITX WiFi||Z68-ITX WiFi Supreme|
|Chipset||Intel Z68 Express|
|South Bridge||N/A (Single chip)|
|GPU||Intel GMA HD 2000 / 3000 ready||Intel GMA HD 2000 / 3000
NVIDIA GeForce GT 430 w/ 1GB DDR3
|CPU Compatibility||Intel Core family (i3 / i5 / i7), LGA1155 compatible|
|Memory Support||2 x DDR3-2133 DIMM||2 x DDR3-1333 SO-DIMM|
|Memory Capacity||Up to 16GB|
|Expansion||PCI Express x16||PCI Express x4 (open-end)
|SATA||2 SATA 6.0 Gb/s
2 SATA 3.0 Gb/s
RAID 0, 1, 0+1, 5
|2 SATA 6.0 Gb/s
2 SATA 3.0 Gb/s
1 eSATA 3.0 Gb/s
RAID 0, 1, 0+1, 5
|Display Outputs||Mini-DisplayPort & dual HDMI||Dual DVI, HDMI & DisplayPort|
|Ethernet||2 x 10/100/1000Mbps||10/100/1000Mbps|
|USB||4 USB 3.0 ports (2 on back panel, 2 via pin headers)
8 USB 2.0 ports (4 on back panel, 4 via pin headers)
|4 USB 3.0 ports (2 on back panel, 2 via pin headers)
4 USB 2.0 ports (2 on back panel, 2 via pin headers)
|Audio||8-channel high-definition audioHDMI audio output (lossless bit stream ready)Digital S/PDIF (optical) output|