What are the functional differences between the different SIMATIC panels?
TIA Selection Tool
The TIA Selection Tool provides you with convenient comparison options for selecting an operating device according to your technical demands. (See FAQs about the TIA Selection Tool.)
Home page of the TIA Selection Tool
Siemens Industry Mall
The Siemens Industry Mall includes a comprehensive catalog of all the available components along with their technical data. Enter the article number of a specific panel or its type designation to obtain all the product information.
Home page of the Siemens Industry Mall
WinCC (TIA Portal) Manuals and ST 80 Catalog
Detailed technical information on the SIMATIC HMI operator panels is available in the documents below.
- In the manuals for
WinCC Professional V13.0 SP1 (in Entry ID 109096785): Visualize processes -> Performance features and
WinCC Advanced V13.0 SP1 (in Entry ID 109091876): Visualize processes -> Performance features
- In the ST 80 Catalog (Link) (On the overview page that opens you enter the name of the "ST 80" catalog under "Filter")
- In the manuals of the panels concerned.
Siemens Industry Online Support
In the Siemens Industry Online Support, in the Find mask on the right, you enter the type designation or the article number of the device concerned and then select the desired model under "Product Links".
In the overview that opens you select the link "Technical Data".
WinCC flexible and WinCC (TIA Portal) Online Help
Further information about the scope of functions of the SIMATIC HMI operator panels is available in the Online Help of WinCC flexible and WinCC (TIA Portal).
Excel comparison table
The Excel table below gives you a comparison of discontinued devices (the list is just an excerpt and is no longer updated).
40227286_PanelCompare.xls (281.0 KB)
Operator panels for hazardous areas with potentially explosive atmosphere
An overview of which operator panels you can use in hazardous areas with potentially explosive atmosphere is available in Entry ID: 291285.
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