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The EPIA N-Series Nano-ITX motherboard series measures only 12 cm on a side. It's powered by a 1-GHz VIA Eden-N processor with a VT8237 South Bridge that supports Serial ATA, Parallel ATA-133, USB 2.0, on-board local-area network (LAN), and V-RAID. The series, developed by Via Technologies, can handle 1 Gbyte of DDR400 RAM. The S3 graphics chip has MPEG acceleration. It features a PadLock Advanced Cryptography Engine, six-channel audio, and a mini-PCI slot.

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