Backplane Systems Technology
announces the release of Avalue's fanless 17" multifunctional panel PC, the PPC-1703.
Featuring an onboard Intel Atom N270 1.6GHz CPU, with an Intel 945GSE/ ICH7-M system chipset, PPC-1703 multifunctional panel PCs are ideal for various point of interest (POI), point of sale (POS) and digital signage applications.
Memory capabilities include 1GB DDR2, 1 x 200-pin DDR2 SODIMM, up to 2GB 400/533 SDRAM (1GB Per Bank), and SSD of 1 x CF socket, which supports Type 1 and 2 compact flash cards.
The PPC-1703 panel PCs allow for optional USB or Mini PCIe Wi-Fi, and for Realtek RTL8111CGb Ethernet connectivity. Rear I/O includes 1 x RS-232, 1 x DB-15, 1 x Line-out (audio support), 2 x USB 2.0, and 2 x 2W speaker availability.
The highly durable 5-wire resistive pressure touch screen allows the use of the panel PC in high traffic areas with diverse applications such as shopping centre POI and POS, digital signage, and media usages. The integrated computer and display makes the panel PCs also suitable for industrial and automation control, gaming applications, and medical equipment markets.