Touchscreen monitors are one of the best investments any organization could make to maximize space and improve user interactions. Our small and large touch screen displays will give you many benefits that you will not find on a standard monitor, and the price difference is minimal. When you compare the convenience offered by this type of monitor, it is a clear choice for those who are interested in updating their current settings.
Mini touch screen displays offer creative options for many businesses
If you were dissatisfied with the small number of features and lack of options that you are given when buying a standard computer monitor, consider replacing it with what offers much more. One of the best things offered by a touch screen monitor is that it is cross-compatible. This means that you can use your touch monitor on any computer that you have. Additionally, there is no confusing and complex wiring configuration that you will find with standard monitors.
Different types of small monitors for different uses
Sensory monitors usually come in three varieties, which allow you to recognize the touch of a person’s finger or a stylus device. This is a resistive, capacitive and surface acoustic wave. The resistive type works by having two panels with a thin space between them. When the user clicks on the screen, these two panels touch this point, and the exact coordinates are then recorded on the computer.
The capacitive system starts a small electric charge across the entire touch screen. When the user touches the selected area, part of the electric charge is distributed over the finger, reducing the charge at that location. The coordinates are again recorded and sent to the computer. This type of touch screen provides a sharper image because it transmits more light and does not require two panels.
Finally, the surface acoustic wave system is better and gives a sharper image. Converters are used to send electrical signals across the screen, and if the user touches the screen, they can determine where based on how the electrical signal comes from one converter to another.
Since the capacitive system must have a finger to absorb electricity, most non-living objects will not be recorded as touch. On the other hand, resistive and surface acoustic waves react to almost any form of pressure. As a result, each has its different advantages, and manufacturers will find only new ways of using them.
Finally, although touch screens provide a natural interface for computer novices, they are unsatisfactory for most applications, since the finger is such a relatively large object. It is not possible to specify small areas of the screen accurately. Also, most users find touch screens, tiring hands after prolonged use.
You can also find a monitor with a touch screen of any size, and this will allow you to install the monitor in the space that you desire. This is not an option that is available on standard monitors, despite their high price.
Contact us for more information about your touch display needs
At MetroClick, we offer a broad range of interactive touch solutions. Our touchscreen specialists can help you find a solution that works within your niche, budget and will help you to achieve your organizational goals. Contact us today to speak with our experts!