DFI Patent Dual System Platform, Hybrid is Disclosed

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DFI Patent Dual System Platform, Hybrid is Disclosed

Post by Apoptosis » Tue Nov 17, 2009 7:31 am

DFI Patent Dual System Platform, Hybrid is Disclosed
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DFI , Taipei, 20091117 –Due to the serious issue of global warming, in order to reduce
carbon dioxide emissions, saving energy has become the responsibility of every global
citizen. DFI is committed to developing energy saving products, not only to provide
consumers a better platform, but also to do the best for the earth. Therefore, Hybrid
platform was invented. Besides saving plenty of energy, Hybrid platform also brings
consumers the benefits of time saving, space saving, and money saving. In addition, it is
simple to use. Via a control panel, two systems can be easily switched and using condition
can be known.

Hybrid platform, adopts the latest DFI patent technology. That is, a board combines a
powerful platform of the current mainstream (P45 + ICH10R) and a green platform (NVIDIA
ION). In other words, Hybrid has two platforms which operate completely independently.
What is more, files can be shared between platforms. Through integrated hardware switch
chips as well as network switch chips, Hybrid platform features a KVM and LAN switch on
board. So Hybrid platform can be used with a monitor and keyboard/mouse, or with two
sets of devices to work separately. This product will bring you the following four benefits:
First, energy saving. More and more users need to turn on their computer for a long time;
however at the same time they worry about high consumption of energy. While general
energy-saving system can not satisfy users in terms of performance, DFI launches Hybrid
platform to solve this problem. This platform can be turned on for 24 hours and will not
result in high electric bills, but also renders high performance to meet users’ requirements.
According to test, more than 65% of energy can be saved by using Hybrid platform.
Therefore, while you use Hybrid platform to save electricity, energy is less consumed and
carbon dioxide is less emitted.

Second, money saving. Hybrid platform not only help you lower your electrical bills, but
also save money from purchasing hardware. Do you have second computer needs?
However, in order to own two computers, you need to purchase second set of related
equipments. Hybrid platform is equipped with integrated hardware switch and LAN switch.
With Hybrid platform, one set of devices can be used for both systems, and therefore the
total cost of ownership will be decreased.

Third, space saving. Hybrid can help you save a lot of space. With built-in hardware switch
chips and network switch chips, what you need is a monitor and keyboard/mouse to use
Hybrid platform. And it will only take up space for one computer. Living in such limited
space, you can utilize space well and obtain better living quality.

Fourth, time saving. Owing to Hybrid’s multi-tasking, you do not have to wait anymore.
Most consumers or professionals, such as ID designers, photographers, architects, and
engineers, etc., have unpleasant waiting experience while processing some heavy loading
jobs with their computers. Hybrid platform allows you to do a lot of things with your
computer just by switching to the other platform without waiting.

While environmental consciousness is highly raised and people pay more attention to their
living quality, the unique features of Hybrid dual independent platform will bring
consumers better value and the most amazing using experience.

Hybrid Platform
1. Intel P45 Platform and NVIDIA ION Platform
2. 1 HDMI, 1 DVI-I
3. 7.1 CH HD Audio
4. Integrated KVM
5. Integrated LAN Switch

About DFI
DFI manufactures full series of high-tech mainboards and products for special
platforms to meet the demands of PC market and special application market. We als o
cooperate with top chip manufacturers to develop up-to-date chips mainboards. DFI
endeavors to satisfy the customers that require high efficiency and performance wit h
top grade materials and excellent platform.
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Re: DFI Patent Dual System Platform, Hybrid is Disclosed

Post by gwolfman » Tue Nov 17, 2009 2:41 pm

Very interesting... wonder how I would benefit from this though. I'd be tempted to run the high-performance one all the time.

Will you be reviewing this? I'll look forward to it if you do.

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Re: DFI Patent Dual System Platform, Hybrid is Disclosed

Post by justjoel73 » Thu Nov 19, 2009 11:43 am

Interesting concept, but I don't know about saving the planet with such a system. I would think the cost of producing something like this would offset the benefits achieved. Maybe they could offer some concrete numbers in the form off a demonstration on the savings possible.

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