PRLog - Jan. 25, 2012 - SON, Netherlands -- Advantech announces that its Open Pluggable Specification (OPS) compliant digital signage player ARK-DS220 received the Taiwan Excellence 2012 Award. A total of 1145 products from 426 companies participated in the annual competition this year; ARK-DS220 was a recipient of the Taiwan Excellence 2012 Award, which exemplifies Advantech's leadership in manufacturing, innovation, and excellence. The ARK-DS220 will be showcased at Advantech’s stand 10S130 during Integrated Systems Europe that will take place from 31st January until 2nd February 2012 in Amsterdam RAI.
The ARK-DS220 complies with Intel® OPS (Open Pluggable Specification)
Low Power Consumption with High Graphics Performance
The Advantech ARK-DS220 is the only model on the market equipped with an Intel® Atom™ D525 1.8GHz / N455 1.66GHz processor and the only model to integrate the NVIDIA ION2 platform. The Advantech ARK-DS220 utilizes the Intel® Atom™ processor based on its low-power consumption and relatively low cost. In addition to its low-power and low-cost features, ARK-DS220 is integrated with NVIDIA GT218 (ION2) graphic module for Full HD playback.
More Intelligent and Connected
ARK-DS220 OPS media player enables digital signage manufacturers to simplify the installation, use, maintenance and to deploy systems faster with lower costs for development and implementation. Its slot-in module is connected via a JAE 80-pin connector, and includes the HDMI, DP, UART, and USB2.0 signals. The player-screen communication interface via UART and HDMI CEC provides status reporting and control, and also supports digital audio/video signals via HDMI or display port, for picture-perfect content reproduction. ARK-DS220 also supports 1x GigaLAN, 1x COM ports, and 2x USB2.0, giving a great selection for data communication in display applications. The entire design makes digital signage applications more intelligent and connected.
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Open Pluggable Specification (OPS) Digital Signage Player
• Integrated NVIDIA GT218 (ION2) graphic module for Full HD playback
• Designed compliant with OPS (Open Pluggable Standard)
• Supports HDMI, DP, UART, and USB2.0 via JAE 80-pin connector
• Slot-in integration, easy maintenance
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