Axiomtek introduced two new expandable industrial panel computers, P1177E-871 (17-inch SXGA) and P1157E-871 (15-inch XGA), designed to support the high performance 3rd Generation Intel Core i7, i5 and i3 processors in LGA1155 socket with the Intel C216 chipset.
The P1177E-871 and P1157E-871 have reserved two PCIe or two PCI slots to fulfill different application needs. Built around user-convenience, these all-in-one superior touch panel computers provide a screw-less chassis design. To withstand harsh operating environments, both units provide protection with aluminum housing and IP65/NEMA 4 sealing and offer reliable performance and quality. With the new Intel HD 4000 graphics engine, Axiomtek’s P1177E-871 and P1157E-871 can easily handle the demands of intensive graphical interfaces or 3D graphics. These high-performing, reliable, and user-friendly touch panel computers are best suited for factory automation, kiosk, and more industrial fields.
“Axiomtek’s new P1177E-871 and P1157E-871 are the perfect answer for most automation applications. You get high computing performance, professional outlook, friendly user interface, and excellent protection at once! Built around the 3rd Generation Intel Core processors, these panel PCs are also capable of supporting the Intel Celeron, Pentium and Xeon processors. Customers can choose among different levels of CPU based upon their application or budget,” said Virgil Hsu, product manager of product marketing division at Axiomtek. “There are only three screws on the back chassis, which users can quickly remove it and install with ease. For versatility, the systems feature expansion slots for PCI Express or PCI cards, giving customers the ability to add functionality, such as field bus communication and digital I/O. The models also include an optional WiFi module for wireless network connectivity.”
Expansion capability with 2 PCIe x8 or 2 PCI slots
The P1177E-871 and P1157E-871 offer 2 PCIe x8 or 2 PCI slots for expansion purpose. User can easily plug in standard half-size PCIe or PCI card for any requirement.
Dual monitor display
The P1177E-871 and P1157E-871 come with dual display interfaces of DVI-I and HDMI to enable multiple displays which increase the area available for programs running on a single computer system. It not only increases larger screen viewing but also improves the productivity.
Speaker and WLAN antenna (optional) supported
The P1177E-871 and P1157E-871 feature built-in speakers for kiosk application to display multimedia content program. Both application-ready panel computers also support WLAN module and antenna for wireless network connectivity up to 150Mbps data rate.
Full I/O and more features
The touch panel systems come with two DDR3 SO-DIMM slots with up to 16 GB memory and a 3.5” SATA hard drive bay (or two 2.5” SATA HDD) for efficient operating system and storage. To fulfill varied application needs, our panel computers reserve four COM ports (2 RS-232, 1 powered RS-232,1 powered RS-232/422/485), four USB 3.0, two USB 2.0, two Gigabit Ethernet ports, DVI-I, HDMI, and audio (Line-out). Both rugged units can be panel mounted, wall mounted, VESA mounted, or desk mounted.
The P1177E-871 and P1157E-871 will be available around late of June 2013.