PORTOLA VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Gumstix, Inc., maker of
the world's smallest full-function computers, today announced the
consoleLCD-vx(TM) expansion board which, when combined with a 4.3" Samsung
LCD panel, creates an industry leading computer for the OEM, educational
and hobbyist markets.
"Hook up the Samsung LCD screen, plug in a keyboard, connect to a
network and the gumstix computer becomes a very small but fully functional,
Linux computer," said W. Gordon Kruberg, CEO and President of Gumstix.
"And, with the easy access that we provide to purchasing one unit at a time
or thousands of units a month, Gumstix minimizes acquisition and ongoing
deployment costs, leaving more money and resources for other high-value
projects and tasks".
Used on a verdex(TM) motherboard, the consoleLCD-vx expansion board
brings out a combination of USB Host, display, touch screen, three RS232
serial ports and GPIO lines. The verdex motherboard also provides access to
wireless and ethernet networking as well as flash storage.
Available online at http://www.gumstix.com, the consoleLCD-vx expansion
boards are 80 x 34 mm and cost $ 49 per board. Volume discounts are posted
About Gumstix, Inc.
Founded in 2003, Gumstix develops and sells full function miniature
computers to software VARs and hardware OEMs in over sixty countries. Built
on an open source platform, the gumstix product line supports the growing
networking and wireless devices markets and offers motherboards, expansion
boards, and full computers. The company focuses on commercial product
designers, network managers and software engineers and also sells directly
to students, professors, robotics enthusiasts and hobbyists.
For more information visit http://www.gumstix.com
SOURCE Gumstix, Inc.