Developed to provide a versatile interface for applications in retail POS markets,Elo TouchSystems and Tyco Electronics announce the launch of the 1729L 17" LCD integrated multifunction touch monitor.
Following on the success of the 1229L 12" and 1529L 15" LCD multifunction touchmonitors, the new 1729L 17" can be configured by the customer in the field to include three options from a choice of: Magnetic Stripe Reader (MSR); vacuum fluorescent, rear-facing LED customer display; biometric fingerprint recognition device; and speaker bar with/without a built-in single or omni-directional barcode scanner. The 1729L is available in beige or gray with a removable, adjustable height stand.
The new Elo 1729L 17" LCD integrated multifunction touchmonitor features a 1280 x 1024 resolution with a 5 x 4 ratio displays clear, precise graphics and a contrast ration of 800:1. Its optional peripherals are integrated into the 1729L's compact design and offer a choice of desktop, wall or VESA mounting. Fewer cables and power bricks make installation and configuration of the touchmonitor easy.
The three-track MSR can be used by applications that require the use of credit cards, ID cards and loyalty cards. The biometric recognition device supplies security for employee-log-in and all types of system access. The speaker bar contours seamlessly onto the bottom of the monitor. The rear-facing display allows customers to verify transactions. Transactions can be further sped up with the single or omni-directional barcode reader conveniently embedded in the speaker bar.
Designed for Public Use
The 1729L has specific features for public use. These features include controls placed on the side of the monitor and not on the front; a lockout function; an adjustable tilt base; an internal USB hub for minimal connections; diagnostic LEDs for touch; multilingual on-screen display (OSD); and the guarantee of a long-lasting product life cycle and a single point of contact for service and support.
Designed for Touch
Flexible Options and Technologies
The 1729L is currently available with a choice of Elo touch technologies: AccuTouch five-wire resistive technology can be activated with fingernails, gloves, credit cards or any stylus; IntelliTouch surface wave technology is a pure glass touchscreen to provide the ultimate in optics and can be activated with fingers or gloves.
In the future, CarrollTouch infrared technology, an application that provides clear and precise optics and can also be activated with fingers, gloves and credit cards; and Acoustic Pulse Recognition (APR), a new technology that offers both palm rejection and a pure glass touchscreen that supplies the ultimate in optics, will be added.