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Entry type: Product note Entry ID: 12184419, Entry date: 07/05/2002

SIMATIC Box PC 840 Now Available with CD-R/RW/DVD Drive  

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With immediate effect, the new optical drive option CD-R/RW/DVD can be ordered for the SIMATIC BOX PC 840. 

The new PC option considerably improves the functionality of the SIMATIC BOX PC 840.
The new drive permits:

  • reading of CD ROMs
  • reading and writing of CD R/RW
  • reading of DVD media.

Reading of DVD media enables even better linking of the Box PC to multi-media applications. The CD write function permits a convenient data transfer to cartridge media, which is often required  for data saving. The new drive is a Slimline-Combo drive as used in notebook computers, to ensure maximum robustness for this kind of product.

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