(Taipei, Taiwan) Aug 27, 2012—Minnotek, a leading industrial computing provider, released today two new rugged panel computers: PAN-A1 and PAN-A2. The PAN wide-temperature series comes in two sizes –12.1” & 15” Moreover, the current PAN-A1 and PAN-A2 support panel, wall, desktop and VESA 100 for optimal display mounts.
The PAN-A2 is a 12.1” Rugged HMI Touch Panel Computer with Intel® Atom™ D525 processor and has two Gigabit Ethernet ports for Ethernet connections. Also included is one DDR3 SODIMM with a maximum of 4GB system memory. Moreover, PAN-A2 has two COM ports, four USB ports (two in front), one Line-out and one VGA port for plenty of peripheral interfaces. Furthermore, this fanless panel computer supports VGA and DVI-D (no DVI output) for display options.
The PAN-A1 is a 15” Rugged HMI Touch Panel Computer and employs the 3rd generation Intel® Atom™ D2550 processor. This fanless panel computer provides up to 4GB of DDR3 memory. Moreover, PAN-A1 utilizes Gigabit Ethernet for speedy internet access while employing a CompactFlash™ slot and a 2.5” SATA HDD port for abundant storage. PAN-A1 supports six USB ports, two COM ports, one Mini Card, one Line-out and one VGA port for interface options.
PAN-A1 and PAN-A2 utilize an aluminum IP65 certified front bezel and offer anti-shock and anti-vibration properties fit for rugged environments. Furthermore, the PAN series has a wide operating temperature from -20℃-60℃ to satisfy harsh environments. As fanless panel computers, the PAN series is able to further longevity and requires less maintenance. In addition, these two models support the common operating systems, such as Windows® XP, Windows® 7 and Linux Fedora. These attributes make PAN-A1 and PAN-A2 ideal for Industrial Automation, Factory Automation and Windmill applications.