Avalue Technology Inc., a global embedded solution provider, is unveiling a new second-generation PPC series panel PC. The PPC series is an ideal solution for interactive client solutions, self-service and POS/kiosk applications.
Avalue is currently releasing 15-inch and 17-inch series and a 21.5-inch series will be available soon.
The 15-inch series, PPC-1525 and PPC-1527, are equipped with a 4:3 XGA (1024x768) TFT Resistive Touchscreen Display. The 17-inch models, PPC-1725 and PPC-1727, are equipped with a 4:3 SXGA (1280x1024) TFT Resistive Touchscreen Display. Within these platforms, Avalue is utilizing two different Intel Atom Processor Platforms to help give customers different options.
PPC-1x27 are powered by the latest Intel Atom D2550 processor and Intel NM10 Express Chipset, which features low power consumption accompanied by good graphics performance. It supports one 204-pin SODIMM system memory with capacity up to 4GB.
The PPC-1x25 are powered by Intel Atom D525 dual-core processor and Intel ICH8-M express chipset, which features low power consumption with the capability to support 64-bit operating systems. It features one 204-pin SODIMM system memory for an easy upgrade to 4GB.
Storage and expansion options on all models include 1x compact flash slot, 1x2.5-inch SATA HDD/SSD, and 2x mini-PCIe sockets. Wi-Fi, camera with microphone and RFID modules are all available as optional features. In terms of the I/O, includes 2x COM Ports, 2x USB 2.0 Ports, 1x GB ethernet, 1x VGA, 1 x line-out, 2x2W speaker and 1x PS/2 keyboard and mouse. The design is flexible so that one COM Port can be removed to support an additional two USB ports, become 2 USB+2 COM or 4 USB+1 COM.