The Shuttle DH170 is a new commercial mini pc for digital signage & general use from expert mini PC manufactures Shuttle. The Shuttle DH170 is the successor to the Shuttle DS87, and supports 6th general Skylake processor. The result of using these 6th general processors better graphics with support for 3 displays and 4k output.It offers unrivalled connectivity for its compact dimensions, including HDMI,2x Displayport, 2x gigabit Ethernet ports,8 USB ports (4 are USB 3.0), and even 2x com ports Internally it also offers a Mini PCIe slot, perfect for adding a wifi card. A vesa mount is included allowing it to be mounted on the back of a compatible monitor/screen. The built quality is superb, and the metal casing makes the system feels substantial, like a commercial PC should. Indeed Shuttle certified it for 24-7 operation when a 24-7 hard drive is installed. The designed is a result of year of small form factor PC design experience. Cooling is handled by Heat pipe cooling technology to ensure the system runs cool. Vents are position in a manner which allows continuous air flow between the internal system and the environment. . The system has a great deal of flexibility in that it can run. Ram can be anywhere from 2Gb, up to a maximum of 16gb.
The most amazing feature of Shuttle DH170 which distinguishes it from most mini PCs is the ability to run full fledged desktop processors. Whereas a typical mini PC with a core i 7 would have a dual core CPU clocked around 2.5-3.0GHz,. the Shuttle DH170 can support a quad core core i 7 within clock speed of 4.0GHz.
As a digital signage platform the Shuttle DH170 excels. Its rugged, vesa mountable, has excellent connectivity, and reliable with the huge added benefit of being able to support high end cpu power. The Shuttle DH170 is also extremely well endowed in terms of onboard graphics, featuring Intel HD 530 graphics. For the ultimate mini PC and digital signage player try the Shuttle DH170 .