Elo Touch Solutions

B-Series Rev.A 15-inch and 17-inch All-in-One Desktop Touchcomputers

B Series

The Elo Touch Solutions B-Series Rev.A All-in-One touchcomputer platform simply provides in a compact design, more flexibility with a choice of configuration and connectivity options, more serviceability with easy access to key components, and more processing power. In addition, a wide array field-installable peripherals, spill-resistant sealing, and a selection of input/output port connection options make the B-Series Rev.A both versatile and powerful. It is designed with the future in mind, allowing easy field serviceability of all of the main components.

The B-Series Rev.A is engineered for flexibility, with multiple memory and storage configurations, as well as scalable computing power featuring three high-performance processor configurations:

  • Cool and Quiet B2 Fan-less Intel Atom Dual-Core 1.66 GHz
  • Performance B1 Fan-cooled Intel Celeron Dual-Core 2.2GHz
  • Performance Ultra B3 Fan-cooled Intel Core 2 Duo 3.0 GHz

The flexibility, serviceability and performance of the B-Series Rev.A are rare in commercial All-in-One touchcomputers.  In a stylish, compact design, the B-Series Rev.A provides three highly configurable, ruggedized touchcomputers, in two screen sizes – 15-inch and 17-inch, plus the choice of three industry-leading Elo touch technologies. The B-Series Rev.A touchcomputer family has been developed to meet the diverse needs of a wide variety of point-of-sale (POS), point-of-information (POI), and point-of-service venues, including retail and hospitality display units, customer loyalty systems, internet access sites, digital signage as well as bedside entertainment, home automation and control.

All of these models also support multiple customer-installable memory and storage configurations including:

  • Up to 4GB1 RAM (B2) / up to 4GB2 RAM (B1/B3)
  • 2nd hard drive option, for expanded storage or RAID configuration

Plus, a full-range of standard connectivity ports including:

  • 6 x standard USB 2.0
  • 2 x RS-232 serial
  • 1 x Gigabit Ethernet
  • 3 x 3.5mm audio (line in, mic in, audio out)
  • HDMI out (B1/B3)

Press releaseCompare Elo all-in-one touchcomputers

Features Benefits
Choice of high-performance processor configurations Facilitates a wide range of business and computing options
Full range of standard connectivity ports plus expansion ports to add functionality One system can be tailored to meet virtually any application or business requirement
Second hard drive option for expanded storage or RAID configuration Enables extra storage capacity or disk mirroring (RAID) for data protection

Disk mirroring/RAID available with installation of 3rd party RAID software solution

Customer-installable peripheral, memory and storage options Easily upgrade as business needs grow; down-time is minimized with easy-to-install system upgrade options for complete compatibility in a harmonious design
Supports industry standard low profile PCI-E (PCI Express) expansion cards Outstanding configurability/customization options to meet all your connectivity needs
HDMI output for true high-definition video and audio transmission Reduces need for extra hardware and cabling, supports multi-media content and protects data transmission
Choice of three industry-leading technologies including AccuTouch Zero-Bezel and Zero-Bezel APR (Acoustic Pulse Recognition) Seamless, edge-to-edge design for a sleek appearance that is easy to clean and maintain
"Designed for touch" from the ground-up; stable stand and tiltable display with VESA mount for table-top, wall or pole mounting options Stability to withstand the rigors of use in a public environment; mounting options to complement store layout and customer traffic
3 year warranty plus Elo quality and reliability Satisfaction and peace of mind from nearly 40 years of experience built into all products
 
Fanless Cool and Quiet
Performance
Performance Ultra
Model
B2 Rev.A Models
B1 Rev.A Models
B3 Rev.A Models
Processor Intel 1.66GHz Atom Dual-Core D510
1MB L2 Cache
533MHz System Bus
Intel 2.2GHz Celeron Dual-Core E1500
512KB L2 Cache
800MHz System Bus
Intel 3.0GHz Core 2 Duo E8400
6MB L2 Cache
1333MHz System Bus
Chipset Intel NM10 Express Intel G41 Express Intel G41 Express
Video Intel GMA 3150 Intel GMA X4500 Intel GMA X4500
BIOS Phoenix AMI AMI
Memory (RAM)
800 MHz min
1GB Low-Profile DDR2 DIMM
on 1 of 2 slots
(Expandable to 4GB maximum1 on 2 slots)
2GB Low-Profile DDR2 DIMM
on 1 of 1 slot
(Replaceable up to 4GB maximum2 on 1 slot)
2GB Low-Profile DDR2 DIMM
on 1 of 1 slot
(Replaceable up to 4GB maximum2 on 1 slot)

(1) Maximum memory using 2 slots. Expandable up to 4GB maximum, Low-Profile DIMM DDR2-800 (PC2-6400, dual channel).

(2) Maximum memory using 1 available slot; replacement for single, pre-installed memory module. Replaceable up to 4GB max, Low-Profile DIMM DDR2-800 (PC2-6400, dual channel).

Hard Disk Drive 160GB 2.5” SATA HDD3
(3) GB equals one billion bytes when referring to storage capacity. Accessible capacity may be less.

Model
B2 Rev.A Models
B1 Rev.A Models
B3 Rev.A Models
USB Ports 6 x USB 2.0 (4 on I/O, 1 x USB Side Access, 1 x USB Hidden/Protected)
Additional internal ports available for optional Elo peripherals
Serial Ports 2 x USB-to-Serial RS-232 (standard)
Parallel Ports Optional parallel port kit available.
PS/2 Ports N/A
Ethernet Port 1 x LAN RJ45 (Gigabit)
Wireless Optional USB wireless kit available (802.11b/g/n)
Cash Drawer Port Optional cash drawer kit available (12V/24V default; selectable via jumper)
Additional Ports See “Expansion & Upgrade” tab
Additional Video Out Optional 2nd VGA port expansion card Standard HDMI Out
Optional 2nd VGA port expansion card
Audio Ports 1 x 3.5mm line-in
1 x 3.5mm line-out
1 x 3.5mm mic-in
Speakers Two 2W internal speakers
Operating System Options No Operating System
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (32-bit only);
Microsoft Windows POSReady 2009;
Microsoft Windows XP Professional Service Pack 3 (32-bit only)
Languages Windows XP – 24 Language groups
Windows POSReady 2009 – 32 Language groups
Windows 7 – 35 Language groups
Display 15" models: 15.0" diagonal, active matrix TFT LCD
17" models: 17.0" diagonal, active matrix TFT LCD
Aspect Ratio 15" models: 4:3 (Standard)
17" models: 5:4 (Standard)
Useful Screen Area
(H x V)
15" models: 12.0" x 9.0" (304.1mm x 228.1mm)
17" models: 13.3" x 10.6"(337.9mm x 270.3mm)
Native (optimal) Resolution 15" models: 1024 x 768 @ 60Hz
17" models: 1280 x 1024 @ 60Hz
Colors 16.7 million
Brightness (typical) LCD panel: 250 nits
AccuTouch: 200 nits
Acoustic Pulse Recognition: 225 nits
IntelliTouch: 225 nits
Response Time (typical) 15" models: Total: 8 msec
17" models: Total: 5 msec
Viewing Angle (typical) Help on this topic 15" models:
Horizontal: ± 70° or 140° total
Vertical: 60/65° or 125° total
17" models:
Horizontal: ± 80° or 160° total
Vertical: ± 80° or 160° total
Contrast Ratio (typical) 15" models: 700:1
17" models: 1000:1
On-Screen Display (OSD) Controls (bottom): menu, up, down, select, power
Settings: brightness, contrast, phase, auto adjust, H-position, V-position, clock, sharpness, RGB, OSD H-position, OSD V-position, OSD time, OSD language, recall, power button
Languages: English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Japanese, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese
Lockouts: user controls
Model
B2 Rev.A Models
B1 Rev.A Models
B3 Rev.A Models
Power Supply External 12VDC universal-type power supply brick
AC input voltage: 100-240VAC
Input frequency: 50-60Hz
Maximum output power: 150W (Max draw: 170W)
Maximum Power Consumption
(without peripherals)
15" models: 36W
17" models: 36W
15" models: 84W
17" models: 84W
15" models: 114W
17" models: 114W
Maximum Touchcomputer Dimensions (W x H x D) 15" models: 14.0" x 14.3" x 14.1" (355mm x 364mm x 359mm)
17" models: 15.2"x 14.2" x 14.0" (386mm x 361mm x 355mm)
Maximum Touchcomputer Dimensions With Stand (Display at 0° tilt, W x H x D) 15" models: 14.0" x 14.3" x 10.5" (354mm x 363mm x 267mm)
17" models: 15.2" x 14.2" x 10.5" (387mm x 361mmx 267mm )
Maximum Touchcomputer Dimensions Without Stand (W x H x D) 15" models: 14.0" x 13.1" x 3.6" (355mm x 332mm x 92mm)
17" models: 15.2" x 13.0" x 3.8" (387mm x 330mm x 96mm)
Shipping Box Dimensions (W x H x D) 17.4" x 21.9" x 10.2" (443mm x 555mm x 258mm)
Model
B2 Rev.A Models
B1 Rev.A Models
B3 Rev.A Models
Weight (with stand) 15" models:
19.0lbs (8.6kg)
17" models:
20.5lbs (9.3kg)
15" models:
20.5lbs (9.3kg)
17" models:
23.1lbs (10.5kg)
15" models:
20.5lbs (9.3kg)
17" models:
23.1lbs (10.5kg)
Weight (without stand) 15" models:
14.2lbs (6.4kg)
17" models:
15.7lbs (7.1kg)
15" models:
15.7lbs (7.1kg)
17" models:
18.3lbs (8.3kg)
15" models:
15.7lbs (7.1kg)
17" models:
18.3lbs (8.3kg)
Shipping Weight 15" models:
27.6lbs (12.5kg)
17" models:
29.1lbs (13.2kg)
15" models:
29.1lbs (13.2kg)
17" models:
31.7lbs (14.4kg)
15" models:
29.1lbs (13.2kg)
17" models:
31.7lbs (14.4kg)
Temperature Operating: 32°F to 95°F (0°C to 35°C)
Storage: -4°F to 140°F (-20°C to 60°C)
Humidity (non-condensing) Operating: 20% to 80%
Storage: 5% to 95%
Form Factor Desktop
Mounting Options 100mm VESA mount or secure base to tabletop or desktop
Enclosure Color Dark grey
Real-Time Clock Replaceable lithium-ion battery for clock
MTBF 50,000 hours demonstrated
Sealing Touchscreen sealed to bezel (IntelliTouch)
Touchscreen sealed to sub-bezel (AccuTouch, APR)
Touchscreen sealed to LCD (all)
Other Features Serviceable internal components
Removable base with 100mm VESA mountingM
Threaded holes on bottom of base for mounting
Power Cables North American and European power cables included

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MTBF (Mean Time Between Failures)

An MTBF measurement is based on a statistical sample and is not intended to predict any one specific unit's reliability; thus MTBF is not, and should not be construed as, a warranty measurement.

Expansion Options

  • Wireless Adapter (USB, 802.11b/g/n)
  • Cash Drawer Port (12V/24V) expansion card4
  • Second VGA Port expansion card4
  • Modem PCI-E Card5
  • Parallel Port PCI-E Card5

(4) Elo Expansion Card
(5) Elo PCI-E Expansion Card required; sold separately (Kit part number E827958)

Notes:
(a) May install up to two (2) Elo expansion cards OR one (1) Elo expansion card plus one (1) PCI-E expansion card.
(b) Use of PCI-E option cards requires purchasing of PCI-E Expansion Card Option Kit.

Upgrade Options

  • Second 160GB Hard Disk Drive (HDD)
  • 64GB Solid State Drive (SSD) - IMPORTANT: Installation instructions
  • Second HDD/SSD Mounting Bracket Kit only
  • 1GB Low-Profile DDR2 Memory DIMM Kit
  • 2GB Low-Profile DDR2 Memory DIMM Kit
  • 4GB Low-Profile DDR2 Memory DIMM Kit

Accessories

Power Cables: North American and European power cables included.

Replacement DC Power Supply Brick: 12V DC power brick, part number E806884, is available at additional cost.

IntelliTouch Stylus PenOptional IntelliTouch/iTouch Stylus Pen: Stylus pen with rubber tip, designed specifically for use with IntelliTouch or iTouch surface wave touch technology. Part number D82064-000, available at additional cost.

 

APR Stylus PenOptional Acoustic Pulse Recognition (APR) Stylus Pen: Stylus pen with metal tip, designed specifically for use with Acoustic Pulse Recognition (APR) technology. Part number E963860, available at additional cost.

External Elo Peripherals:

Magnetic Stripe Reader (Part number: E545781)

The MSR is a USB 2.0 device that reads all three data stripes on standard credit cards or driver's licenses conforming to ISO/ANSI standards. The MSR has foreign language capability. The MSR is powered from the USB port; no external power is needed. The MSR features are:

  • Reads up to 3 tracks of information
  • Bidirectional swipe reading
  • Superior reading of high jitter, scratched, and worn MagStripe cards
  • Reliable for over 1,000,000 card swipes
  • Reads ISO7811, AAMVA, and most other card data formats
  • PC software makes configuration changes easy
  • Swipe speeds from 3 to 60 inches per second
  • Interfaces: USB-IDTech-HID
  • Fully supports USB 2.0

Customer Display (2x20 VFD)

The 2x20 VFD Rear-Facing Customer Display is a USB-powered device that may be mounted to any of the four mounting locations located on the display head top, bottom, left, and right side of the touchcomputer. The specifications for the customer display are as follows:

Feature Description
Display Type Vacuum fluorescent display (VFD)
Display Color Green
Display Pattern 5x7 dot matrix
Brightness 350-600 cd/m2
Characters Available 95 alphanumeric & 32 international characters
Dot Size (X x Y) 0.86 x 1.2mm
Font Size (W x H) 5.5 x 10.5
Character Number 20 characters by 2 lines, for a 5 x 7 dot matrix font
Interface USB
Part Number E879762; CAD drawing available upon request

Biometric Fingerprint Reader (FPR)

The Biometric Fingerprint Reader, part number E375206, is a USB-powered device that may be mounted to any of the four mounting locations located on the display head top, bottom, left, and right side of the touchcomputer. The reader optically scans the fingerprint when the user touches the glowing window. Optical technology gives the highest quality fingerprint scans and reliability. Fingerprint reader specifications are shown in the table below:

Feature Description
Finger Print Reader DigitalPersona U.are.U 4000B
Power Supply 5.0VDC ± 0.25V
Current Draw - Scanning Mode 190 mA (typical)
Current Draw - Idle Mode 140 mA (typical)
Current Draw - Suspend Mode 1.5 mA (typical)
Image Resolution 512 dpi
Image Color 8-bit gray level
Scan Capture Size (W x H, Nominal) 14.6mm x 18.1mm
Image Capture Speed 100ms
USB Type 1.0, 1.1 or 2.0
Operating Temperature 0 to 40°C
Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) Up to 15kV mounted in case

Touchcomputers

All touchscreens have antiglare surface treatment.
All touchscreens use USB touch controller interface (internally).

Technology Help on this topic Color OS Region Part # (RoHS Compliant)
Fanless Cool and Quiet – B2 Rev.A Models
15" Displays
17" Displays
AccuTouch Dark Grey None Worldwide E298876 E315375
AccuTouch Dark Grey POSReady 2009 Worldwide E631741 E288585
AccuTouch Dark Grey Windows XP Pro Worldwide E446295 E959668
AccuTouch Dark Grey Windows 7 Pro Worldwide E310423 E536864
IntelliTouch Dark Grey None Worldwide E136117 E614593
IntelliTouch Dark Grey POSReady 2009 Worldwide E412120 E346104
IntelliTouch Dark Grey Windows XP Pro Worldwide E632072 E175338
IntelliTouch Dark Grey Windows 7 Pro Worldwide E813121 E658138
Acoustic Pulse Recognition Dark Grey None Worldwide E924654 E105776
Acoustic Pulse Recognition Dark Grey POSReady 2009 Worldwide E153737 E628455
Acoustic Pulse Recognition Dark Grey Windows XP Pro Worldwide E124544 E706670
Acoustic Pulse Recognition Dark Grey Windows 7 Pro Worldwide E811395 E174797
AccuTouch Dark Grey Windows XP Pro Japan E050992 E840622
AccuTouch Dark Grey Windows 7 Pro Japan E775878 E470952
IntelliTouch Dark Grey Windows XP Pro Japan E209722 E522243
IntelliTouch Dark Grey Windows 7 Pro Japan E299023 E513303
Acoustic Pulse Recognition Dark Grey Windows XP Pro Japan E357709 E859329
Acoustic Pulse Recognition Dark Grey Windows 7 Pro Japan E129608 E755672
Performance – B1 Rev.A Models
15" Displays
17" Displays
AccuTouch Dark Grey None Worldwide E029803 E958917
AccuTouch Dark Grey POSReady 2009 Worldwide E708010 E583520
AccuTouch Dark Grey Windows XP Pro Worldwide E981814 E064148
AccuTouch Dark Grey Windows 7 Pro Worldwide E368362 E471288
IntelliTouch Dark Grey None Worldwide E727138 E382821
IntelliTouch Dark Grey POSReady 2009 Worldwide E169698 E340499
IntelliTouch Dark Grey Windows XP Pro Worldwide E944374 E445066
IntelliTouch Dark Grey Windows 7 Pro Worldwide E003227 E074781
Acoustic Pulse Recognition Dark Grey None Worldwide E813311 E814870
Acoustic Pulse Recognition Dark Grey POSReady 2009 Worldwide E352633 E386667
Acoustic Pulse Recognition Dark Grey Windows XP Pro Worldwide E848784 E239346
Acoustic Pulse Recognition Dark Grey Windows 7 Pro Worldwide E065399 E554901
AccuTouch Dark Grey Windows XP Pro Japan E623769 E990125
AccuTouch Dark Grey Windows 7 Pro Japan E855877 E849636
IntelliTouch Dark Grey Windows XP Pro Japan E920670 E300184
IntelliTouch Dark Grey Windows 7 Pro Japan E833576 E724568
Acoustic Pulse Recognition Dark Grey Windows XP Pro Japan E826828 E922233
Acoustic Pulse Recognition Dark Grey Windows 7 Pro Japan E765212 E017356
Performance Ultra – B3 Rev.A Models
15" Displays
17" Displays
AccuTouch Dark Grey None Worldwide E643109 E634336
AccuTouch Dark Grey POSReady 2009 Worldwide E218254 E986405
AccuTouch Dark Grey Windows XP Pro Worldwide E689177 E923025
AccuTouch Dark Grey Windows 7 Pro Worldwide E109239 E903857
IntelliTouch Dark Grey None Worldwide E322742 E220702
IntelliTouch Dark Grey POSReady 2009 Worldwide E029640 E552112
IntelliTouch Dark Grey Windows XP Pro Worldwide E193599 E166438
IntelliTouch Dark Grey Windows 7 Pro Worldwide E630820 E287274
Acoustic Pulse Recognition Dark Grey None Worldwide E686884 E946671
Acoustic Pulse Recognition Dark Grey POSReady 2009 Worldwide E064057 E202303
Acoustic Pulse Recognition Dark Grey Windows XP Pro Worldwide E574487 E728542
Acoustic Pulse Recognition Dark Grey Windows 7 Pro Worldwide E071289 E798032
AccuTouch Dark Grey Windows XP Pro Japan E246058 E036742
AccuTouch Dark Grey Windows 7 Pro Japan E419608 E922366
IntelliTouch Dark Grey Windows XP Pro Japan E850522 E082960
IntelliTouch Dark Grey Windows 7 Pro Japan E083730 E298566
Acoustic Pulse Recognition Dark Grey Windows XP Pro Japan E541063 E790994
Acoustic Pulse Recognition Dark Grey Windows 7 Pro Japan E455429 E413523

Customer-installable Options, Peripherals and Upgrades

Options/Peripheral/Upgrades Color Part # (RoHS Compliant)
12V DC Replacement Power Supply Black E806884
Magnetic Stripe Reader Dark Grey E545781
Rear-Facing Customer Display (2x20 VFD) Dark Grey E879762
Biometric Fingerprint Reader Dark Grey E375206
Webcam Kit (2.0 MP) Dark Grey E454277
USB Wireless Kit (B/G/N) Black E249774
Rear-Facing LCD Monitor Bracket Kit N/A E750095
Cash Drawer Port (12V/24V) Elo Expansion Card N/A E318237
2nd VGA Port Elo Expansion Card N/A E017487
56K Modem PCI-E Card1 (requires additional purchase of PCI-E Expansion Card Option Kit E827958) N/A E763313
Parallel Port PCI-E Card1 (requires additional purchase of PCI-E Expansion Card Option Kit E827958) N/A E368899
PCI-E Expansion Card Option Kit2 N/A E827958
2nd 160GB Hard Disk Drive (HDD) Kit N/A E109611
64GB Solid State Drive (SSD)
IMPORTANT: Installation instructions Please Read
N/A E561164
Second HDD/SSD Mounting Kit Only (no drive) N/A E354627
1GB Low-Profile DDR2 Memory DIMM, 800MHz N/A E309480
2GB Low-Profile DDR2 Memory DIMM, 800MHz N/A E355477
4GB Low-Profile DDR2 Memory DIMM, 800MHz N/A E331130

1Use of PCI-E option cards REQUIRES purchase of PCI-E Expansion Card Option Kit E827958.
2Required to use PCI-E Expansion Card options.

Warranty, Service and Certifications

Warranty 3 years
Optional Product Coverage Advance Unit Replacement program (North America only)
Extended Warranty (North America and EMEA only)
MTBF 50,000 hours demonstrated
Agency Approvals Help on this topic UL/cUL, CE, CCC, NOM, AR S-Mark, FCC, GOST-R, C-Tick, TUV, VCCI

MTBF (Mean Time Between Failures)

An MTBF measurement is based on a statistical sample and is not intended to predict any one specific unit's reliability; thus MTBF is not, and should not be construed as, a warranty measurement.

Documentation

Additional Support Documentation

NOTE: Acoustic Pulse Recognition (APR) touch technology is not supported by all operating systems. See the Technology notes for this driver on the Driver and File Downloads page to verify support for your touchscreen technology.

How-to-Buy

For purchasing information: