AXIOMTEK Introduces MPC170-831-FL Medical Grade Panel Computer

AXIOMTEK, a leading supplier of applied computing platforms for advanced communication, industrial and panel computer applications, is proud to introduce a high performance fanless 17″ medical grade panel computer, MPC170-831-FL. It has got ahead of similar products in the market and has plenty advantages include streamline mechanical design, super slim thickness, core 2 duo technology, fanless and waterproof design, large size and high brightness SXGA LCD, and noiseless operation. The built-in 1.3 mega pixels camera and microphone/speakers provide a most complete solution for VoIP and remote monitoring / telemedicine healthcare terminal. The MPC170-831-FL is suitable for POC (Point of Care), excellent HMI (Human Machine Interface) for medical equipments and remote monitoring / health care terminals (Telemedicine) and more.

With excellent thermal solution and dust & waterproof design (IP65 for front panel, IPx1 for whole enclosure), the MPC170-831-FL is extremely reliable and offers low-noise operation for any medical environments. Powered by Intel(R) 945GME GMCH Gen 3.5 integrated graphic engine with maximum 224MB sharing graphic memory, this fanless panel computer has better graphic performance. “The design of round and smooth outlook makes MPC170-831-FL warm and streamline and provides more collision protection to patients” said Eric Chiang, Product Manager of the Panel Computer Department. This model pondered and comprehensives the biggest benefits for medical practitioners, users, patients, and environments.

The MPC170-831-FL is a 17″ medical panel computer with EN60601-1, UL60061-1, FCC Class B certification to limit power leakage and EMI. It supports a PCI interface for expansion purpose, an optional slim Combo drive, and an internal antenna for wireless (802.11b/g) expansion. Besides, the dual Gigabit Ethernet ports provide extremely high speed of Ethernet and highly reliable redundancy host connection. It is designed to work with noiseless, low power consumption, high reliability and high performance applications. Besides, excellent ID (industrial design) and user-friendly interface design make the MPC170-831-FL perfect with super slim, professional outlook, better user interface, and excellent protection at once.

Users are free to enjoy the system reliability and convenience with its prime fanless characteristic. Designed with IPx1 dust and waterproof solution for the whole enclosure, it can resist most of the harsh medical environments like disinfection process in the hospitals. Moreover, dual 1394a ports are reserved for connections of high quality professional video-in camera. The MPC170-831-FL is verified with critical system level testing and certified with medical certifications. This safe, reliable and user-friendly embedded medical panel device can ensure customer’s project success by far.

The product is RoHS compliant and will be available around the end of October, 2007. For more information or pricing, please contact your territory sales representative or

AXIOMTEK Co., Ltd. is one of the world’s leading designers/manufacturers of PC-based industrial computer products. From its roots as a turnkey systems integrator specializing in data acquisition and control systems, AXIOMTEK has mirrored the PC evolution in various industries by shifting its focus toward the design and manufacture of PC-based industrial automation solutions. AXIOMTEK was established since 1990. The company has 475 employees in headquarters and over 110 employees in subsidiaries including USA, China, Japan, and Europe. The company has appointed more than 60 distributor partners around the globe. AXIOMTEK offers IPC (Industrial PCs), ECP (Embedded Computing Platforms), PPC (Panel PCs), DAS (Data Acquisition Solutions), NA (Network Appliances) and Storage Appliances product lines with more than 400 items.