Elo Touch Solutions

1525L 15" Desktop Touchmonitor

model discontinued October 2005; suggested replacement differs in form, fit and mechanical design

1525L 15" LCD Touchmonitor

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The 1525L was designed from a blank sheet of paper to address the key needs of touch applications, resulting in a product that can truly be called "designed for touch." It has a unique combination of flexibility, reliability, performance, ease-of-use and installation, all with a distinctive visual appeal.


  • "Designed for touch" features such as a stable tilt base
  • Cables hidden from user's view
  • Mounting holes on base bottom for tabletop security
  • Base removable or reversible for wall mounting, plus VESA mounting option
  • Built-in speakers located in display head
  • Available with AccuTouch Five-Wire Resistive Technology, CarrollTouch Infrared Technology, IntelliTouch Surface Wave Technology, or Surface Capacitive.
  • Serial or USB touch interface
  • Sealed touchscreen; CarrollTouch version features a seamless watertight seal due to its unique co-molded construction
  • Controls on the side rather than the front, plus lockout function for public use
  • Multilingual on-screen display (OSD) with extras including speaker volume, treble, bass, and balance
  • Internal power supply
  • Long-lasting product cycle
  • Worldwide agency approvals


Model 1525L
Availability Worldwide
Case/bezel color Dark gray
Display Size: 15" diagonal
Aspect ratio: 4:3
Useful screen area Horizontal: 11.9" (304 mm)
Vertical: 8.9" (228 mm)
Monitor dimensions Width: 15.37" (390 mm)
Height (inc. base): 15.40" (391 mm)
Depth (inc. base): 8.2" (208 mm)
Native (optimal) resolution 1024 x 768 at 60, 70 or 75 Hz
Other supported resolutions 1024 x 768 at 65 Hz (Sun)
832 x 624 at 75 Hz (Mac)
800 x 600 at 56, 60, 72 or 75 Hz
720 x 400 at 70 Hz
720 x 350 at 70 Hz
640 x 480 at 60, 66 (Mac), 72 or 75 Hz
Colors 16.2 million with dithering (6 bit)
Brightness LCD panel: 300 nits (typical)
with AccuTouch: 246 nits (typical)
with CarrollTouch: 276 nits (typical)
with IntelliTouch: 276 nits (typical)
with surface capacitive: 237 nits (typical)
Response time 25 msec (typical)
Viewing angle
(typical, from center)
Horizontal (left/right): ±75° or 150° total
Vertical (up/down): 75/50° or 125° total
Contrast ratio 500:1
Input video format Analog (no proprietary video card needed)
Input video signal connector Mini D-Sub 15-Pin VGA type
Input frequency Horizontal: 31.5-60 kHz
Vertical: 56-75 Hz
Power supply Type: Internal power supply
Input (line) voltage: 100-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz
Power consumption 20 W max.
Temperature Operating: 0°C to 40°C
Storage: -30°C to 60°C
Humidity Operating: 20%-80%
Storage: 5%-95%
Actual: 14.7 lb (6.67 kg)
Shipping: 20.45 lb (9.28 kg)
Warranty 3 years
Backlight lamp life Min 40,000 hours to half brightness
MTBF 50,000 hours minimum demonstrated
Agency approvals UL/cUL, TÜV-GS, CE, FCC/IC/VCCI/C-Tick Class B
Speakers Two built-in, rear-facing 1W speakers in display head
On-screen display (OSD) Digital OSD
User's controls Side: auto, enter, ±, menu, power
OSD: contrast, brightness, H/V position, color, temperature, clock, phase, recall, OSD time, language (English, German, Spanish, Japanese, French)
OSD disable/enable: power, volume, and/or OSD menu
Mounting options 75mm VESA mount
Removable base
Wall-mountable when installed by qualified personnel
Optional stability plate
Other features Sealing



Part Numbers

All monitors have antiglare surface treatment.

Technology Interface Part #
AccuTouch Serial E75784-000
AccuTouch Dual serial/USB 947098-000
CarrollTouch Serial F91950-000
CarrollTouch USB A62620-000
IntelliTouch Serial E70597-000
IntelliTouch Dual serial/USB 726256-000
Surface capacitive Dual serial/USB F41115-000


Power Cable: A North American power cable and a European power cable are included. For touchmonitors being shipped to the United Kingdom, add a UK power cable at no cost by specifying part number 276875-000.

Stability Plate: Mounts to the pedestal of the monitor to increase stability. Part number C41696-000. Available at additional cost. Drawing: MS500439 Rev A (309K PDF).

Touch/Video Cables: Detachable touch and video cables are included.