APLEX unveils ultra slim, fanless embedded box PC
Press release [Friday 21 March 2014]
APLEX Technology Inc., a global industrial computer product solution provider, announced a brand new compact, tiny size fanless embedded system - ACS-2160 which is powered by the Intel D2550 to provide low power consumption and rich connections without impacting size and performance. The reasonable price and rugged features make ACS-2160 well suitable for a range of industrial applications such as digital signage, Kiosk, Ticketing, Point of Information and so on.
Ultra slim and a panel PC look and feel
Measuring only 29.2mm height with 139.8x246.25mm footprint, the ACS-2160 is designed to meet space limited applications and it provides a variety of mounting ways such as VESA 75x75/100x100 (optional), Wall mount and Din Rail. In industrial-grade application environments, din rail mounting is used extensively and one of the major benefits of din rail is interchangeability of components. When a component went bad, a din rail provides an easy way to replace dysfunctional component and save the time. Meanwhile, thanks to its versatile mounting, the ACS-2160 can be multifunctional turned your display into a panel PC for an all-in-one look and feel when it is integrated with an LCD.
Full-featured, high performance
With the proliferation on a device that is getting slimmer and more compact, the ACS-2160 provides customers with both a cost effective and high performance solution because it significantly saves the cost where the space is at a premium. Powered by the Intel D2550, the ACS-2160 reduces power consumption and the great fanless thermal design gives customers a silent operating environment. The cover of ACS-2160 is made of aluminum which has unique attractive factors like low weight, high strength, ease of maintenance and excellent corrosion resistance. Therefore, the ACS-2160 features an operating temperature of -20 degrees C to 60 degrees C, supports 5G vibration, 50G shock and drops from 92cm certified in order to meet tough requirements in harsh environment applications.
Rich connections I/O
Equipped with on board 2GB DDRIII 800MHz (4GB optional), rich connection I/O ports (two USB ports, two LAN RJ-45, one RS-232 DB-9, COM2, one DB-9 RS-232/422/485, COM1, one audio line out, and one VGA) and storage functionalities (one SD up to 32GB and one SATA HDD bay up to 64GB), the ACS-2160 enables mass storage within a tiny size and is more cost-effective than ever. In addition, the ACS-2160 features one internal mini-PCIe slot for flexible expansion. As for OS support, the ACS-2160 provides multiple OS options including: Windows 32-bit XP Pro, Windows 7 32-bit, Windows CE7.0, Fedora 14 and so on.
Features of ACS-2160:
*Intel Atom Processor D2550 1.86GHz, L2 Cache 1MB
*Onboard 2GB DDR III 800 MHz, (4GB option)
*9~36VDC wide-ranging power input
*1 x 1.8" SATA2(Half size)
APLEX Technology Inc. is one of the leading brands in industrial computer products. APLEX is dedicated to satisfying customer's needs by offering a comprehensive solutions and applications including industrial panel PCs, Human-machine interfaces (HMI), industrial display, embedded Box PCs. Besides standard products, APLEX also offers customized or OEM/ODM project service to meet special needs of clients. APLEX product applications range from factory automation, transportation, retail, hospitality, environmental monitoring, warehousing, medical, to health care. For more information, please go to http://www.aplex.com.tw/
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