xiomtek – a world-renowned leader relentlessly devoted in the research, development and manufacture of series of innovative and reliable industrial computer products of high efficiency – is pleased to release the DSP501-527, a digital signage player powered by the 8th generation Intel® Core™ i5/i3 (codename: Whiskey Lake) and Celeron® processor. With the rise of artificial intelligence (AI) facial recognition and real-time promotions, the high-performance DSP501-527 has added support for Intel® Movidius™ Myriad™ X VPU and Intel® OpenVINO™ toolkit. In addition, the DSP501-527 supports dual 4K displays with its DisplayPort++ and HDMI 2.0 ports to cope with the growing demand for context-aware digital signage. Featuring fanless operation and compact-size, this digital signage player is well-suited for digital menu boards, digital directory boards, self-service kiosks, video walls, and more.
“Today, retailers are leveraging in-store media, artificial intelligence and digitalization to create dynamic store experiences and simplified processes. Axtiomtek’s DSP501-527 is designed for advertising and information dissemination in retail areas,” said Yifei Wang, a product manager of Product PM Division at Axiomtek. “The DSP501-527 supports 4K dual displays for captivating visual experiences. This outstanding digital signage player also supports Axiomtek’s Intelligent Remote Device Management (RDM) function to offer integrators and managed service providers a cost-effective and user-friendly device management solution for applications where multiple digital signage devices are desired.”
Axiomtek’s DSP501-527 has rich I/O interfaces and multiple expansions. It’s I/O choices include four USB 3.0 ports, one USB 2.0 ports, one Gigabit Ethernet port, one RS-232, one Mic-in, one Line-out, one SIM card slot and four antenna openings. It has one M.2 Key E 2230 slot and one M.2 Key B 3042 for Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, or 4G LTE. Capturing and processing massive videos, images, or data also needs exceptional storage performance. The DSP501-527 has one M.2 Key M 2280 for SATA and NVMe storage. It is also equipped with two DDR4-2400 SO-DIMM slots for up to 32GB of system memory. Other features include one lockable DC power input, one power button, one HDD LED, and one reset switch. Moreover, the durable system can withstand a wide operating temperature range from 0°C to 50°C and vibration of up to 3G. This compact system runs on Windows® 10 IoT and Linux. It has been certified with CE and FCC Class A.