DiamondVue Series: Technical Specifications

Rugged Monitors and Panel PCs for use in Demanding HMI Applications

DiamondVue Specifications, built for human-machine interface (HMI) functionality and operator interface for demanding applications in manufacturing and production environments, military command and control, marine shipboard controls, and harsh commercial use.

DiamondVue Specifications for industrial touchscreen monitors and flat panel computers that are available in various mechanical and mounting designs.

This core flat panel series has many hardened standard features and available standard options which allow for operation in many locations and conditions unsuitable for consumer grade displays and computer products.

Our DiamondVue products are available with several rugged motherboard and processor options for an industrial grade panel PC solution capable of performing demanding IoT processes. Upgrade packages for our rugged monitors and panel PC’s provide additional environmental function and performance for virtually any application in any industry.

Available LCD Sizes & Specifications

SizeResolutionBrightnessTouchscreen
6.5″XGA 1024×768500 nitsRes/Cap/PCAP/AT
8.4″SVGA 800×600
XGA 1024×768
SVGA 800×600
XGA 1024×768
1200 nits
1000 nits
650 nits
800 nits
Res/Cap/PCAP/AT
10.4″SVGA 800×600
XGA 1024×768
XGA 1024×768
1200 nits
1000 nits
800 nits
Res/Cap/PCAP/AT
12.1″XGA 1024×768
SVGA 800×600
1000 nits
400 nits
Res/PCAP
15″XGA 1024×768
XGA 1024×768
1500 nits
400 nits
Res/Cap/PCAP/AT
15.6″FHD 1920×1080
FHD 1920×1080
1500 nits
400 nits
Res/Cap/PCAP/AT
17″SXGA 1280×1024
SXGA 1280×1024
1000 nits
350 nits
Res/Cap/PCAP/AT
18.5″ WFHD 1920×1080350 nitsRes/PCAP/AT
19″SXGA 1280×1024
SXGA 1280×1024
1000 nits
300 nits
Res/Cap/PCAP/AT
20.1″UXGA 1600×1200
UXGA 1600×1200
1000 nits
330 nits
Res
21.5″FHD 1920×1080
FHD 1920×1080
1500 nits
300 nits
Res/PCAP/AT
24″FHD 1920×1080
FHD 1920×1080
1000 nits
300 nits
PCAP/AT

Sunlight Viewable LCD
Res – Resistive Touch
Cap – Capative Touch
PCAP – Projective Capacitive Touch
ArmorTouch – Glass-on-Film Resistive Touch

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Mechanical Design Dimensions (W”xH”xD”) Quick Reference

SizePanel MountVESA MountRack MountConsole Mount
(Includes Console Mount Extreme)
Chassis Mount
6.5″Please InquirePlease InquirePlease Inquire9.5x7x2.69
Cutout: 8.6×6
Weight:
Please Inquire
8.4″10.62×8.39×2.76
Cutout: 9.375×5
Weight: 8
9.15×7.5×2.25
Weight: 4
Please Inquire11.12×9.4×3.649.5×7.95×2.73
Cutout:
Weight:
10.4″13.2×11.20×2.59
Cutout: 12.09×10.09
Weight: 11
11.75×9.50×2.25
Weight: 5.5
18.9×10.45×3.6613.43×10.87×3.7811.18×8.5×2.13
Cutout: 8.4×6.3
Weight: 4.5
12.1″15×12.5×2.9
Cutout: 13.75×11.25
Weight: 12
13.25×10.56×2.81
Weight: 7.5
19×10.46×3.7815×12.5×3.5912.26×8.8×7.52
Cutout:
Weight:
15″16.5×13.65×2.69
Cutout: 15.06×12.2
Weight: 10.5
15.72×12.09×2.94
Weight: 10.5
18.98×12.22×2.76
Weight: 16.2
16.5×13.6×4.37
Weight:
15×11.23×2.47
Cutout:
Weight: 6.5
15.6″ W18×12.13×3.93
Cutout: 16.7×10.91
Weight:
16.62×10.86×3.5518.98×12.22×3.6118×12.12×3.74Please Inquire
17″17.75x15x3.27
Cutout: 16.20×13.45
Weight:
16.22×13.56×3.05
Weight: 13
18.98×13.97×3.21
Weight:
17.80x15x4.3715.85×11.6×3.06
Cutout:
Weight:
18.5″ W20.5×13.75×3.78617.8×12.03×3.786Please Inquire20.5×13.75×3.786Please Inquire
19″18.98×15.72×3.09
Cutout: 14.58×17.86
Weight:
17.88×14.92×3.12
Weight: 17
18.98×15.71×3.14
Weight: 16
20×16.7×4.118.87×13.46×3.16
Cutout: 14.93×11
Weight:
20.1″20.46×16.46×3.62
Cutout: 19.13×15.13
Weight:
19.17×15.15×3.31
Weight: 24.2
18.98×13.96×3.39
Weight: 24
20.46×16.64x20.09x16x3.31
Cutout: 16.17×12.15
Weight: 30.4
21.5″ W22.99×15.03×3
Cutout: 21.38×13.59
Weight:
21.38×13.62×3.01
Weight: 18
N/A22.9×15.02×2.823.34×12.71×3.65
Cutout:
Weight:
24″ W25.25×16.34×3
Cutout:
Weight: 31
23.71×14.8×2.87
Weight: 15
N/A25.25×16.35×3
Cutout:
Weight:
25.75×13.71×3.65
Cutout:
Weight: 26

Dimensions (inches) and weight (lbs.) provided for quick reference. For accurate specs please request mechanical drawings.

Standard Core Features for Mounting Configurations

Panel Mount Features

Rugged Monitors and Panel PCs built with 316-Stainless Steel or Black Powder-Coat Aluming Bezels
DesignFinished ProductInstallation Example
Design/Form FactorPanel Mount – Beveled Front Bezel, gasket sealed inner mounting surface
Common ApplicationsHuman-Machine Interface (HMI) in industrial environments – Factory automation, process-control, industrial fabrication facilities, shop floor control panels, ATMs and outdoor kiosk.
Material/FinishBlack Powder-Coat Aluminum or 316-Stainless Steel Front Bezel
ProtectionNEMA 4/4X, IP65/66
Affixing ProvisionsStainless Steel Studs (standard), Mounting Clips, Passthrough Holes
EnvironmentalOperating Temp -10°C to 60°C (14°F to +140°F)
Storage Temp -20° – 60°C ( -4° – 140°F )
Humidity 90% (RH)
Power InputAC Power 110/220V 15A
Cable Lengths6′ (custom lengths available)

VESA Mount/Wall Mount Features

Rugged VESA Mount Monitors
DesignFinished ProductInstallation Example
Design/Form FactorWall Mount/VESA Mount (Available with Desktop/Table Top Stand)
Common ApplicationsIndustrial control and man-machine interface, shipboard, airborne and ground mobile applications, factory floor and industrial process control environments.
Material/FinishBlack Powder-Coat Aluminum Enclosure
ProtectionIP20
Affixing ProvisionsStandard 100mm x 100mm VESA Mounting Pattern on rear enclosure
EnvironmentalOperating Temp -10°C to 60°C (14°F to +140°F)
Storage Temp -20° – 60°C ( -4° – 140°F )
Humidity 90% (RH)
Power InputAC Power 110/220V 15A
Cable Lengths6′ (custom lengths available)
 

Rack Mount Features

Rugged Rack Mount Monitors
DesignFinished ProductInstallation Example
Design/Form FactorRack Mount front bezel designed for industrial grade 19″ equipment racks, 5U to 14U Heights
Common ApplicationsIndustrial process control room environments, military tactical, manufacturing, transportation, and ship engine room applications.
Material/FinishBlack Powder-Coat Aluminum Rack Bezel and Enclosure
ProtectionN/A
Affixing ProvisionsSlotted passthrough holes on left and right of bezel
EnvironmentalOperating Temp -10°C to 60°C (14°F to +140°F)
Storage Temp -20° – 60°C ( -4° – 140°F )
Humidity 90% (RH)
Power InputAC Power 110/220V 15A
Cable Lengths6′ (custom lengths available)

Console Mount Features

Rugged Console Mount Monitors
DesignFinished ProductInstallation Example
Design/Form FactorConsole Mount
Common ApplicationsStandard rugged console mount applications that do not require shock and vibration protection – Integrated Bridge Systems (Maritime IBS), airport towers and control centers, automation systems.
Material/FinishBlack Powder-Coat Aluminum or 316-Stainless Steel Bezel
ProtectionIP62 at front bezel
Affixing ProvisionsPanel Mount Bezel with Passthrough Holes
EnvironmentalOperating Temp -10°C to 60°C (14°F to +140°F)
Storage Temp -20° – 60°C ( -4° – 140°F )
Humidity 90% (RH)
Power InputAC Power 110/220V 15A
Cable Lengths6′ (custom lengths available)

Console Mount Extreme Features

Rugged Console Mount Extreme Monitors
DesignFinished ProductInstallation Example
Design/Form FactorConsole Mount with gasket sealed inner mounting surface
Common ApplicationsWork environments where regular shock and vibration occur on a daily basis – mining and earth moving vehicles or equipment, military ground mobile, airborne applications, ship engine rooms, air defense systems, submarines and surface warship command consoles.
Material/FinishBlack Powder-Coat Aluminum or 316-Stainless Steel Bezel
ProtectionIP62 at front bezel
Affixing ProvisionsPanel Mount Bezel with multiple Passthrough Holes for shock and vibration resistance.
EnvironmentalOperating Temp -10°C to 60°C (14°F to +140°F)
Storage Temp -20° – 60°C ( -4° – 140°F )
Humidity 90% (RH)
Power InputAC Power 110/220V 15A
Cable Lengths6′ (custom lengths available)

Chassis Mount Features

Rugged Chassis Mount Monitors
DesignFinished ProductInstallation Example
Design/Form FactorChassis Mount/Open Frame
Common ApplicationsIdeal for integration in to industrial process control consoles, cabinets or kiosk, rugged CRT replacement with legacy video signal support.
Material/FinishBlack Powder-Coat Aluminum Frame and Rear Housing
ProtectionN/A
Affixing ProvisionsOpen Frame Metal Construction for easy integration in to existing hardware/cabinets
EnvironmentalOperating Temp -10°C to 60°C (14°F to +140°F)
Storage Temp -20° – 60°C ( -4° – 140°F )
Humidity 90% (RH)
Power InputAC Power 110/220V 15A
Cable Lengths6′ (custom lengths available)

Standard Core Feature Options

On-board Computer/PC
Embedded industrial grade motherboard

Power Input
9 to 36V DC, 12V DC or 24V DC Power Supply

Dimming
Manual front dimmer dial – 1000:1 dimming ratio

Coatings
Custom powder-coats, paint, and finishes

Optical Bonding (VBOND)
Laminated cover glass, protective overlay or touchscreen to the front surface of the LCD. Used for reduced solar reflectivity, and shock and vibration protection.

OSD Button Placement (Displays Only)
OSD Membrane Control Buttons can be mounted in alternate locations on front or rear of display (front mounting options not available on all mechanical designs)

Touchscreen Interface
Serial or USB

Data Connectivity
2x front bezel USB passthrough (not available on Chassis Mount)

Legacy Video Support (Low-Scan)
30 kHz down to 15 kHz, and CGA/EGA Resolution

Private Labeling
Company logo or corporate identity for OEM/VAR applications

Fanless Design
Solid State Components (no moving parts)

Display Options
USB Failover, Auto Dimming, Bluetooth Control, Custom Port Naming, IR Remote, Programmable Hot Keys, RS232 Brightness Control, PIP, Audio

Available Input Video Signals
Single or Mutiple – Display Only

VGA

VGA Input

HDMI

HDMI Input

DVI

DVI Input

NTSC/PAL

Display Port

HD-SDI

Optional Connector Types

Not all connectors are compatible with all models. Contact a VarTech Sales Engineer to confirm compatibility.

Popular Video and PC Peripheral Connections. VarTech offers several fully-sealed and IP rated connector styles for these formats.
Popular Video Connector Types
MIL-STD 38999 – Sealed, Vibration & Shock Resistant Quick-Coupling Circular Locking Connectors
MIL-STD 38999 Connector Types
Gland rated up to IP69K – Standard Sealed Captive I/O Cables for our Hazardous Area Series
Sealed Cable Glands
Sealing Hub with Gasket and Locknut – Used in our General Purpose and Hazardous Area Workstations
Sealing Hub with Locknut and Gasket

Standard Motherboard Specifications

ProcessorMemoryStorage DriveOperating SystemI/O’s
Intel J1900 Quad-Core4GB500 GB Hard DriveWindows 10 – 32 bit2 x RS-232/422/485, 3 x USB 2.0, 1 x USB 3.0, 2 x LAN, 1 x audio, 1 x VGA, 1 x HDMI, PS/2 KB/M

Optional Motherboard & Processor Specifications

 

DiamondVue Panel PC Motherboards

 General Purpose PPC HMIPerformance PPC*Wide Temp PPC‡
Optional ProcessorsJ1900 (Embedded)Celeron G3900TE, i3-6100TE, i5-6500TE, i7-6700TEE3845 (Embedded)
Base I/O2 x RS-232/422/485, 3 x USB 2.0, 1 x USB 3.0, 2 x LAN, 1 x audio, 1 x VGA, 1 x HDMI, PS/2 KB/M1 x RS-232/422/485, 1 x RS-232, 4 x USB 3.0, 2 x LAN, 1 x audio, 1 x VGA, 1 x DisplayPort, 1 x HDMI, PS/2 KB/M1 x RS-232/422/485, 2 x USB 2.0, 2 x LAN, 1 x audio, 1 x VGA, 1 x HDMI
Additional I/O4 x RS-232, 2 x USB 2.0, 8 x Dig I/O5 x RS-232, 4 x USB 2.0, 8 x Dig I/O1 x RS-232/422/485, 2 x RS-232, 2 x USB 2.0, 8 x Dig I/O
Storage1 x SATA-300 1 x mSATA/SIM3 x SATA-600 1 x mSATA1 x SATA-300 1 x CFAST
Expansion1 x Full-size Mini PCIe 1 x PCIe (x16)1 x Full-size Mini PCIe 1 x PCIe (x16) 1 x SIM card slot1 x Full-size Mini PCIe 1 x Half-size Mini PCIe Card 1 x SIM slot
Graphics ChipsetIntel HD GraphicsIntel HD Graphics 530Intel HD Graphics 542
Video Outputs1 x VGA 1 x HDMI 1 x LVDS1 x VGA 1 x HDMI 1 x DisplayPort1 x VGA 1 x HDMI
RAM (Max.)8GB DDR3L32GB DDR48GB DDR3L
Oper Temp.-10° to 60°C-10° to 60°C-40° to 75°C
O/S SupportWin 7 – 32/64 bit, Win 10 – 32/64 bitWin 10 – 32/64 bitWin 7 – 32/64 bit, Win 10 – 32/64 bit

* Thermal solutions available for performance models
‡ ACP ThinManager supported

 

Fully-Sealed / All-Weather Motherboards

 General Purpose HMI FEU/AW† §Performance FEU/AW*†Wide Temp FEU/AW†
Optional ProcessorsJ1900 (Embedded)Celeron 3765U i3-5010U i5-5350U i7-5650UE3845 (Embedded)
Base I/O1 x RS-232/422/485, 2 x USB 2.0, 2 x LAN, 1 x audio, 1 x VGA, 1 x HDMI1 x RS-232, 2 x USB 3.0, 2 x LAN, 1 x VGA1 x RS-232/422/485, 2 x USB 2.0, 2 x LAN, 1 x audio, 1 x VGA, 1 x HDMI
Additional I/O1 x RS-232/422/485, 2 x RS-232, 2 x USB 2.0, 8 x Dig I/O1 x RS-232/422/485, 2 x RS-232, 2 x USB 2.0, 1 x audio, KB/M, 1 x iDP for HDMI/VGA/DVI/DisplayPort, 8 x Dig I/O1 x RS-232/422/485, 2 x RS-232, 2 x USB 2.0, 8 x Dig I/O
Storage1 x SATA-300 1 x CFAST2 x SATA 600 ,1 x mSATA1 x SATA-300 1 x CFAST
Expansion1 x Full-size Mini PCIe 1 x Half-size Mini PCIe Card 1 x SIM slot1 x PCIe (x16) 1 x Mini PCIe 1 x SIM slot1 x Full-size Mini PCIe 1 x Half-size Mini PCIe Card 1 x SIM slot
Graphic ChipsetIntel HD Graphics 688Intel® HD 5000Intel HD Graphics 542
Video Outputs1 x VGA 1 x HDMI1 x VGA 1 x HDMI 1 x DisplayPort1 x VGA 1 x HDMI
RAM (Max.)8GB DDR3L16GB DDR38GB DDR3L
Oper Temp.-20 to +65C-10 to +60C-40 to +75C
O/S SupportWin 7 – 32/64 bit, Win 10 – 32/64 bitWin 7 – 32/64 bit, Win 10 – 32/64 bitWin 7 – 32/64 bit, Win 10 – 32/64 bit

Thermal solutions available for performance models
† Number of I/0’s based on enclosure size
§ 8.4″ and 10.4″ panel mount models use this motherboard

 

DiamondVue Panel PC Processors

For Use With:PPC PerformancePPC PerformancePPC PerformancePPC PerformancePPC  General PurposePPC Wide Temp
CPUi7-6700TEi5-6500TEi3-6100TEG3900TEJ1900E3845
TDP35 W35 W35 W35 W10 W10 W
Cores442244
Threads844244
Base Frequency2.40 GHz2.30 GHz2.70 GHz2.30 GHz2.00 GHz1.91 GHz
Burst Frequency3.40 GHz3.30 GHz2.70 GHz2.30 GHz2.42 GHz1.91 GHz
Cache8 MB6 MB4 MB2 MB2 MB L22 MB L2
Graphic ChipsetIntel® HD Graphics 530Intel® HD Graphics 530Intel® HD Graphics 530Intel® HD Graphics 510Intel® HD GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics
Graphic Base350.00 MHz350.00 MHz350.00 MHz350.00 MHz688.00 MHz542.00 MHz
Graphic Burst1.00 GHz1.00 GHz1.00 GHz950.00 MHz854.00 MHz792.00 MHz

 

Fully-Sealed / All-Weather Processors

For Use With:FEU General PurposeFEU Wide TempFEU PerformanceFEU Performance
CPUJ1900E3845i5-5350Ui7-5650U
TDP10 W10 W15 W15 W
Cores4422
Threads4444
Base Frequency2.00 GHz1.91 GHz1.80 GHz2.20 GHz
Burst Frequency2.42 GHz1.91 GHz2.90 GHz3.10 GHz
Cache2 MB L22 MB L23 MB4 MB
Graphic ChipsetIntel® HD GraphicsIntel® HD GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 530Intel® HD Graphics 510
Graphic BaseIntel® HD GraphicsIntel® HD GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 6000Intel® HD Graphics 6000
Graphic Burst688.00 MHz542.00 MHz300.00 MHz300.00 MHz

Available Computer Options

Storage Drives
Various capacities, removable drives, RAID, SSD, SATA, mSATA, CFAST

System Memory
4GB to 16GB (depending on motherboard)

Wireless Connectivity
Bluetooth, WiFi

Expansions
PCI, PCIe, mPCIe

Operating System (may be dependent on motherboard)
Windows 10 Professional – 32 & 64-bit, Windows 10 Enterprise, Windows 8, Windows 7 – 32 & 64-bit, Linux

I/O’s
RS-232/422/485, USB, LAN, HDMI, DVI, DisplayPort

Thin Client (ThinManager Ready enabled bios)
Intel Quad Core Processor | 4GB to 8GB memory | I/O – 1 x Power, 1 x LAN, 2 x RS-232, 3 x USB 2.0

Made available to better serve our customer base and offer a custom solution as a standardize rugged product.

High Bright Sunlight Readable Package

  • High Luminance LED Backlights
  • Proprietary Film Stack
  • Optical Bonding (VBOND)
  • Anti-Reflective Coatings
  • Advanced Wide Range Dimming Ratio – From 100% to True Black
  • Brightness Levels ranging from 700 nits to 1500 nits (depending on screen size)

Series Availability: All

Component Ruggedization Package

  • Vibration Resistant Low-Profile Video Controller board or Motherboard
  • Low Profile cable assemblies/connections
  • Potted components where applicable
  • Vibration Dampening Standoffs for affixing Circuit Boards to milled enclosure
  • Optical Bonding of Protective Window or Touch screen to LCD
  • MIL-STD 38999 I/O Connectors (not available on hazardous area models)

Series Availability: All-Weather, ToughStation, DiamondVue

* Designed to meet by using best industry standards: tolerances specified by select subcategories of MIL-STD 810F and/or DEFSTAN 00-35 inclusive of Part 3 Issue 4

Extreme Temperature Package

  • Integrated Heater and Thermostat
  • Heat Reflective White Powder-Coat
  • Uninterrupted Wide Temperature Dual PSU System
  • Wide Temperature LCD Panel
  • Harsh Duty Video Controller Board or Motherboard/SSD/RAM

Series Availability: All-Weather, ToughStation, DiamondVue

EMI/EMC 461 AS Package

  • All Surface Ingress Protection Coupled with an All Surface Faraday Cage Design
  • Integrated 8 Ohm ITO/100 OPI Stainless Steel Mesh Protective Window or Touch Screen equipped with Conductive U Busbar
    *8 Ohm ITO for Surface Ships Limits/ 100 OPI SS Mesh for Army Ground Limits
  • Chromated Metal and EMI Copper Conductive Tape to assure conductivity of Conductive Window/Busbar and Enclosure
  • Enhanced EMI Conductive Gaskets for MIL-STD 461 protection while maintaining seal up to IP67
  • MIL-DTL 38999 connectors with backshell assembly
  • Cable Braiding, Ferrites and in-line Bandpass filters where applicable
  • CE102, CS101, CS114, CS115, CS116, RE102, RS103 (Designed to Meet based on similar VarTech Systems Designs)

Series Availability: All-Weather, ToughStation, DiamondVue

EMI/EMC 461 FS Package

  • Integrated 8 Ohm ITO/100 OPI Stainless Steel Mesh Protective Window or Touch Screen equipped with Conductive U Busbar
  • Chromated Metal and EMI Copper Conductive Tape to assure conductivity of ITO/Busbar and Enclosure
  • Enhanced EMI Conductive Gaskets for MIL-STD 461 protection while maintaining seal up to IP67

Series Availability: All-Weather, ToughStation, DiamondVue

* This package is typically coupled with a flush or panel mount design

NVIS Dual Mode Compatibility Package

  • NVIS MIL-STD-3009 Class B Green (Night Mode)
  • 4nit brightness (Night Mode)
  • Toggle between Day/Night Mode via one touch tactile button
  • Backlight Kill Switch
  • * ITAR Restrictions Apply

Series Availability: All-Weather, ToughStation, DiamondVue

Keypad Function Control Package

  • Up to Four 1 x 6 Function Keypad switches embedded around Displays’ Perimeter
  • Maximum of 24 programmable key switches
  • Membrane contact Switch converts to a standard USB keyboard code
  • USB keyboard encoders enumerate as a standard HID keyboard
  • Available as an Auxiliary Interface for a Remote PC or Integrated with an iPC solution
  • Sealed Dome Push Buttons also Available on Select Sizes

Series Availability: All-Weather, ToughStation, DiamondVue