The intelligent TFT controller ArtistaGUI-II by Distec enables customers to create individual, intuitive user interfaces easily. The multifunction control unit offers an object-based display and communicates via networks or RS-232. In no time at all, users can create a large variety of screen layouts and user interfaces for a wide range of applications, such as attract attention in vending machines and information terminals and also simplify device operation for medical and industrial technologies.
A clear and well-arranged user interface is very important for easy and intuitive device operation. Based on the Raspberry Pi (4 core, 1.2 GHz), it includes 4 GB of eMMC among others for storing macros, images, texts, fonts and videos. The card offers full graphics capability for TFT displays up to 1920x1200 pixels resolution and from 5 to 65 inches. It controls the PCAP touchscreens directly via the I²C or USB interface and ensures simple, interactive usability via gestures. The wide operating temperature range of -20 to + 70° C enables outdoor use.