Press Release Summary:
Powered by wall power only, SPS-152 lunchbox portable computer features 2 GHz Intel T2500 Core Duo processor, 2 GB memory (expandable to 4 GB), and 15 in. tempered anti-glare screen. Unit provides internal space for one mini and 2 full-size PCI application-specific boards within its 16Â½ x 11Â¼ x 6Â½ in., along with 120 GB HDD, DVD-RW drive, floppy drive, and space for additional pair of hot-swappable RAID drives. Connectivity is supplied via USB, RS232, and Ethernet ports.
Original Press Release:
ACME Eliminates Batteries, Slashes Price of Newest Customizable Portable Computer
AZUSA, Calif. (Feb. 8, 2007) - ACME Portable Machines, Inc. today announced its latest, thinnest and lightest lunchbox portable computer, the SPS-152. About the size of a fat attache case, the SPS-152 is a powerful computer with an Intel T2500 2GHz Core Duo processor backed by 2GB of memory (expandable to 4GB) with internal space for one mini and two full-size PCI application-specific boards. The machine is ideal for field applications and factory floor environments where the power and flexibility of a desktop is required but a portable is more convenient. Ruggedness is assured by its flame-resistant ABS case and aluminum alloy chassis.
A downloadable 300dpi high-resolution image of ACME's SPS-152 is available at http://www.seeyouinprint.com/acme/sps-152.jpg
A 120GB hard drive is included and space is provided for an additional pair of hot-swappable RAID drives that size. The base system also includes a DVD-RW drive and a floppy; four USB 2.0 ports, two for RS232, and Ethernet connections up to 1000 Base Tx for communications; a full-size keyboard; and a 15-inch tempered anti-glare screen. The total package size is 16 1/2 x 11 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches (415 x 289 x 162mm); weight is 17.6 lb (8kg).
Price And Availability
Powered only by wall power, the SPS-152 with 2GB of DDR2 SDRAM and a single 120GB disk is priced at $2,975, $1,000 less than a similar computer with batteries. Deliveries are less than 30 days after receipt of order.
About ACME Portable Machines, Inc.
With worldwide headquarters located outside of Los Angeles in Azusa, California, ACME Portable Machines, Inc. was founded in 1994 to meet the computing needs of extreme environments whether they are in aerospace, at a crime scene or on an industrial plant floor. The company manufactures a broad line of rugged computers and workstations, laptop and lunchbox portables, all-weather keyboards, rackmount displays and keyboards, and small and large flat panel displays/kiosks. All products are designed to incorporate new technologies as they become available, offering systems that are more than just a tool on today's road but an investment in the future.
ACME portables have been real-life tested and proven effective in the most demanding environments, excelling in critical data acquisition, telecommunications, industrial, manufacturing, medical, and onboard and flight-line aerospace applications, as well as just plain computing.
Outside the United States, the company supports its customers and OEM/ODM partners through direct subsidiaries in Europe and Asia, and trained distributors worldwide. For additional information on ACME Portable Machines, Inc. and its products, customers can contact the sales department at 1330 Mountain View Circle, Azusa, CA 91702 · phone 626.610.1888 · fax 626.610.1881 · firstname.lastname@example.org or through its website at www.acmeportable.com