IDEC upgrades high-performance touch-screen series.
IDEC Corporation released upgraded versions of its HG2G-V5 5.7-inch, HG3G-V8 8.4-inch, HG3G-VA 10.4-inch and HG4G-VC 12.1-inch HMI touchscreen models. All the models use TFT-LCD screens. The three larger-sized HMIs feature resolutions of 1024×768 pixels, while the 5.7-inch model remains at 640×480 pixels, plus brightness ranging from 600 to 800 cd/m2. They operate at -20C to +60C, combined with IP66F, IP67F, Type 4X, 12, 13, Class I Division 2 hazardous location and UL 61010 approval ratings. In addition to Modbus TCP and Modbus RTU, the HMIs support BACnet/IP, as well as 100 other serial and networking industrial protocols. Up to four protocols can be used simultaneously. The series also incorporates built in FTP and Web servers as well as USB, Ethernet and SD memory card ports.