Advantech's new ARK-1200

Advantech's new ARK-1200

Advantech releases latest compact DIN-rail fanless embedded box PC, the ARK-1220

Available from Advantech Premier Partner APC Embedded, Advantech has announced its latest addition to its ARK-1000 series: a compact DIN-Rail, fanless box PC the ARK-1220 for industrial and outdoor applications.

The ARK-1220 adopts Intel Atom® E3940 QC processors with front accessible I/O ports on single bezel—targeting applications such as machine automation, intelligent factories, in-cabinet equipment integration and IoT gateways. To enable effective device management, the ARK-1220 comes pre-loaded with Advantech’s new IoT device management App: WISE-PaaS/DeviceOn. This App includes hardware security certification and parameter settings required by the relevant application domain to help simplify the initial deployment phase and subsequent management.

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ARK-1220 key features

  • Intel Atom® E3940 Quad Core SoC turbo burst up to 1.8 GHz
  • DIN-rail system with essential I/O ports on front-side bezel
  • Dual HDMI display up to 4K ultra HD resolution
  • Compact design of (W x H x D) 53.5 x 158 x 114 mm (2.11″ x 6.22″ x 4.49″)
  • 1 x full-size mPCIe with SIM holder and 1 x M.2 2230 for WIFI
  • 12V ~ 28V wide range power input-30 ~ 70°C extended operating temperature
  • Advantech WISE-PaaS/DeviceOn support
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Ruggedized and Compact DIN-Rail Fanless Design

The ARK-1220 is powered by Intel Atom® E3940 Quad Core SoC, with up to 1.8 GHz with turbo burst on. The dual channel memory sockets support a maximum of up to 8GB DDR3L 1866 MHz SO-DIMM. Designed for rugged environments, the ARK-1220 supports a -30 ~70°C operating temperature range with 0.7 m/s airflow that is ideal for working outdoors.

Its wide-ranging power input of 12V – 28V DC-in is suitable for use in environments with fluctuating or unstable power supply. The ARK-1220 supports an array of functional I/O ports, including 4x USB 3.0, 2x LAN, and 2x COM ports placed on the front panel. Its compact dimensions are appropriate for applications installed in limited space but requiring I/O flexibility and enhanced performance.

Dual 4K Display with Immersive Graphics and Media Performance

ARK-1220 offers dual 4K ultra HD independent displays with a resolution of up to 3840 x 2160 pixels at 30 Hz. The Gen9 graphics engine runs on low power while enhancing media processing capability with video encoding and playback performance that offers a 40% improvement compared to the previous generation. The ARK-1220 empowers manufacturers to access clearer analysis and management via panel displays or interactive displays in intelligent factories and machine automation processes.


For more information and technical sales of Advantech’s range of hardware and software, contact APC Embedded on 0330 313 3220 or email

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