EFCO Introduces Compact Industrial PC Series at embedded world 2017 Offering Broad Industrial Interface Support
Based on QSeven modular technology, the EFCO SmartAIO U7-300 Series gives developers a fully interoperable and space-saving Industrial IoT solution
EFCO, a world-class supplier of industrial PC, gaming and EMS solutions, today introduced its SmartAIO U7-300 Series that offer broad industrial interface support. Based on the latest Intel® Atom™ processors and highly-integrated Qseven CPU modules, the new EFCO SmartAIO computers are extremely compact measuring just 138 x 100 x 57 mm (5.43 x 3.93 x 2.24 inches). EFCO designed its SmartAIO Series for maximum network interoperability offering essential gateway connectivity for today’s Internet-of-Things (IoT)-ready automation applications. EFCO will showcase the company’s new SmartAIO U7-300 industrial computers at embedded world 2017, March 14-16 in Nuremburg, Germany, booth # Hall 1/ 1-253.
Meeting the broad I/O needs of factory automation including Industrial IoT/4.0, and applications in the transportation, food and digital signage industries, the series’ extended application-specific interface support includes 2x Gigabit Ethernet ports, 4x USB (2x USB 3.0, 2x USB 2.0), 1x HDMI, 2x RS-232, 2xRS-232/422/485, 8-bit Isolation GPI, 8-bit Isolation GPO and Audio (1x Line-out, 1x MIC-in). In addition, EFCO can provide customized I/O modules enabling OEMs to reduce development time and costs and meet shorter customer delivery schedules.
The SmartAIO U7-300 offers wide input voltage (+9 V – +32 V) matching a diverse range of power requirements and supports industrial temperature operation from 0 ° C to + 60 ° C. The latest industrial PCs from EFCO are also equipped with slots for half and full-size PCI Express mini cards that can be used to support wireless functionality such as 3G/4G LTE and Bluetooth. Optional operating systems including Microsoft Windows 8 / Windows 8 embedded, Windows 7 / Windows 7 Embedded Compact or Linux are available. The new PC series complies with the FCC regulations (Class A), and bears the CE mark ensuring they meet EU safety, health and environmental protection requirements.
The new EFCO SmartAIO industrial computers will be available second quarter 2017. For more detailed information, please go to: http://efcotec.com/product/Embedded-System/Box-PC/product_c.aspx?ser=243
About the EFCO Group
EFCO is a leading embedded platform provider with a demonstrated history of delivering solutions specifically matched to individual customer requirements. The company offers ODM device and manufacturing services, gaming solutions, embedded thermal solutions and industrial computing platforms. EFCO is part of the Taiwanese EFCO Everfine Group, headquartered in Taipei, with offices in the USA, UK, China and Germany.
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