BACKPLANE Systems Technology has announced Axiom's 8.4 inch TFT industrial panel PC, the Panel1080-845. This PC has been designed for HMIs (human machine interfaces), industrial control, transportation and other space critical applications.
The Panel1080-845 is equipped with a NS Geode GX1 233MHz (300MHz optional) single board computer.
The board features up to 128MB SDRAM in one 144-pin SODIMM socket, VGA with 4MB V-RAM, 10/100Mbps Ethernet, CompactFlash socket, 32-bit audio, four serial ports, eight channel digital I/O and a PS/2 keyboard/mouse interface.
The PC offers two optional PCMCIA expansion slots, 2.5" hard disk drive bay, slim-line CD-ROM drive bay and optional floppy disk drive (via external connection).
The 8.4 inch TFT SVGA LCD display has a brightness of 150 nits and an 800 x 600 resolution.
The front panel has a plastic Mylar lamination and is resistant to dust and liquid (IP65). An optional resistive type touch screen is available.
The Panel1080-845 features a vertical viewing angle of 40° and a horizontal viewing angle of 80°.
Equipped with an optional resistive touch screen and an 90-240V ac, 65W or 12V/24V/48V dc power supply, the unit is suited to a range of industrial and embedded applications.