Protech sports a compact, low-profile build that provides plenty of installation options for transaction counters and terminals 2008/08/11

Protech Systems Co., Ltd., the leading manufacturer of POS system, continues to create business possibilities with innovative and cost-effective solutions with the release of the PS8853 Point of Sale (POS) system. Featuring support for an energy-efficient VIA Eden Ultra-Low Voltage processor and strong I/O capability, the PS8853 maximizes productivity by incorporating an easy-to-maintain design to the hard disk drive, exchangeable magnetic strip reader (MSR), and integrated jumper settings.

The PS8853 LCD supports resolutions of up to 1024 x 768 with the 15'' 250 cd/m2 high-brightness display. Without the optional pole displays, the PS8853 LCD tilts up to a 51° angle for superior visual comfort and operating convenience. It is also a top choice for interactive kiosks and multimedia terminals with its large monitor with accurate 5-wire touchscreen,

The PS8853 comes with a standard 40 GB 2.5'' SATA HDD or an optional CompactFlash type II card slot for shock-resistant storage. Boosting peripheral connectivity are four USB 2.0 ports, a parallel port for printing or scanning devices, PS/2 ports, VGA port, and multi-channel audio jacks. The PS8853 ships with a 120W external power adapter for immediate deployment.

Equipped with wide communication interface support, the PS8853 includes a Fast Ethernet LAN port for wired networks and external IEEE 802.11b/g USB wireless LAN connection. Meanwhile, the four serial ports in DB-9 and RJ-45 port may be set to 5V or 12V mode. An RJ-11 port is available for cash drawer connection.

To maximize your OS investment, the PS8853 runs on Windows® 98/2000/XP/XP Embedded, WEPOS and Linux for flawless integration with current and upcoming business architectures. Backed with industrial-grade durability and long operating lifecycle support, the PS8853 uses only highest-grade materials and complies with the strictest environmental regulations to ensure that it 100% safe for business use anywhere in the world.