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Touchscreen Displays Raise Durability, Lower Price

Adding to the PT line of touch screen monitors, the PT1520MU and PT1510MX 15" models address durability and cost concerns, respectively. For higher durability, the PT1520MU features a sturdy desk stand that allows the unit to tilt from 0º to 90º, presenting a wide selection of positioning angles. The unit employs a 5-wire resistive touch screen with USB interface and delivers a brightness of 350 cd/m2. Other features include a resolution of 1,024 x 768, contrast ratio of 400:1, and integrated stereo speakers and amp. For cost-sensitive apps, the PT1510MX is compatible with POS, thin-client, and PC systems and includes a 5-wire resistive touch screen and dual serial RS-232/USB interface. Resolution is 1,024 x 768 with a brightness of 250 cd/m2 and contrast ratio of 450:1. The monitor also includes internal stereo speakers and amp. Single-unit prices for the PT1520MU and PT1510MX are $599 and $489, respectively. PLANAR SYSTEMS INC., Beaverton, OR. (866) 475-2627.


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