ICP Electronics has announced the release of a Slimline 12.1" TFT LCD panel PC, the PPC-1212. A flexible design allows the PC to be wall, panel, arm or rack-mounted making the unit suitable for a range of applications.
The PPC-1212 is equipped with an external power adapter supporting +12V:1.5A and +5V:4A and an embedded single board computer (WAFER-6820). The WAFER-6820 is a 3.5" disk size embedded Transmeta Crusoe board available with a 400MHz, 600MHz or 667MHz CPU and VGA, 10/100Mbps Ethernet and audio.
The board supports up to 128MB of SDRAM in a 144-pin SODIMM socket, two RS232 ports, two USB ports and a PS/2 interface.
The front panel of the PPC-1212 meets the IP65 protection rating (resistant to dust and liquid). The PC is available with a plastic or aluminium front panel and optional resistive or capacitive touch screens.
In addition, the it supports one 2.5" internal hard disk drive and an optional 2-slot PCMCIA PC/104 module for suitable for WLAN appliances.
The PPC-1212 has been optimised to provide high performance in professional multimedia and business communication applications. The PC's slim design, 12.1" high resolution TFT LCD screen, full function embedded computer board and optional touch screen make this unit suitable for such applications as control rooms, interactive kiosks, Point Of Information (POI) terminals and Point Of Sale (POS) terminals.