MSI IPS unveils new HMI panel PC and Haswell solutions at Computex 2013
Type: Product News Latest Update: Thu, 06 Jun 2013

June 4th to 8th in Computex Taipei, Taiwan, MSI presented its new products of 10.4"/15"/17"/19" HMI panel PC and Haswell embedded boards in Mini-ITX and Micro-ATX form factors. On this global-renown show, MSI has received great appreciation from lots of visitors.

With the launch of the next generation Haswell platform by Intel, MSI IPS unveils two new embedded boards using Intel 8 series chipset, the Mini-ITX MS-98C7 and Micro-ATX MS-98D6. Powered by 4th Gen Intel Core processor, both the MS-98C7 and MS-98D6 deliver ultimate performance that satisfies any heavy-loading tasks. The 3 independent displays with multiple interfaces cater to diversified display requirements in various applications. Expansion is also an easy job via the built-in PCIex16, Mini-PCIe, PCI slots, etc. System integrators can also take advantages of the rich USB and COM ports to connect the peripheral devices needded.

In addition to the full array of embeddd boards and systems, MSI demonstrated its development of industrial panel PC of 10.4" MS-9A70 and the MS-9A60 with optional 15"/17"/19" LCD. The 10.4" MS-9A70 is a fanless HMI panel PC that supports wide input voltage of 9 to 36 VDC. And the MS-9A60 is a Panel PC with IvyBridge platform supporting optional 15"/17"/19" LCD touch panel. Both the small size MS-9A70 and large size MS-9A60 come with IP65 front panel design to allow the application in industrial environment. Below list the key products from MSI IPS' demonstration in Computex 2013:

MS-98C7 Haswell Mini-ITX Embedded Board:

  • 4th-gen Intel® Core™ processors w/ Intel 8 series chipset (formerly codename Haswell)
  • 3 independent displays with multiple interfaces: VGA, LVDS, HDMI, and DP
  • Support DDR3\DDR3L memory up to 16GB
  • Dual Intel GbE LAN

MS-98D6 Haswell Micro-ATX Embedded Board:

  • Intel® Haswell Desktop H3 Core™ i7/i5/i3 or Celeron Quad/Duo Core processor
  • Support DDR3 up to 32GB
  • 3 independent displays (DP x 2; DVI-I)
  • 10 COM ports; 12 USB ports (4 x USB 3.0)
  • 2 Intel® GbE LAN ports
  • Multiple expansion slots available
  • 4 SATA 3.0 ports for faster and high-capacity storage

MS-9A70 10" Low power HMI Panel PC:

  • Ultra low power with fanless design
  • 10.4" TFT LCD with 5-wire resistive touch panel
  • Flexible storage interfaces (HDD/SSD/mSATA)
  • Support wide voltage DC-in 9~36V
  • Open-frame panel PC or with bezel (optional)
  • IP65 front panel for water-proof applications


MS-9A60/9A61 15"/17"/19" HMI Panel PC

  • Intel® mainstream mobile CPU
  • 15" TFT LCD with 5-wire resistive touch panel
  • Flexible storage interfaces (HDD/SSD/mSATA/SATA DOM)
  • Support DC-in 12V/19V (MS-9A60) or DC-in 12V (MS-9A61)
  • Open-frame panel PC or with bezel (optional)
  • IP65 front panel for water-proof applications

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