Elo announces Android cloud solution for interactive displays9 February 2018
The new I-Series 2.0 is an ideal digital signage solution for high-traffic public environments
Launched at ISE 2018, Elo, global manufacturer and supplier of touchscreen computing solutions, has released the I-Series 2.0 for Android.
A wholly upgraded product suited for commercial 10in to 22in touchscreen applications, this Android-powered platform combines the ease of use of a consumer device with commercial durability.
From quick-service restaurant self-order systems and retail POS to hospitality information systems, self-check-in and meeting room scheduling, the I-Series 2.0 is an ideal solution for high-traffic public environments.
I-Series 2.0 for Android features the optional EloView cloud service software; a platform designed to remotely simplify and automate management of Elo interactive displays, streamlining device maintenance. EloView now provides virtual GPS capabilities, enabling a location to be set remotely for each device so that content may be localised per device or location across the globe.
Greg Sosinski, product management for EloTouch solutions said: “All of our products are customer lead innovations. As Elo is focused solely on interactive products, applications and solutions, we are finding that our interactive applications is the sales area that’s rapidly growing.
“Our customers seek flexibility and cost-effectiveness and our Elo I-Series 2.0 platform is growing with that demand.”
Performance upgrades to the I-Series 2.0 include the Qualcomm Snapdragon octa-core processor, Android 7.1, more RAM and storage and is available in three sizes – 10in, 1in and 22in. The I-Series is now offered in two performance options – a premium version targeted for mPOS, self-order and kiosk applications anda value model suited for simpler signage applications.
Optional peripherals include a Honeywell 2D barcode scanner, a Magtek encryptable MSR, an NFC adapter and an EMV cradle for payment.