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Ariesys ARP956 - Rugged Multi-Slot Battery Powered Portable Computer System


  • Intel 2nd Generation Core i7 / i5 Sandy Bridge Processor
  • Quad Core or Dual Core Engergy Saving Mobile Processor
  • 15.1” High Resolution LCD with Tempered Glass Protection
  • 3 PCI-X Expansion Slot Option
  • 3 PCI-E x8 2.0 Expansion Slot Option
  • Battery Powered with 190WHr Capacity
  • High Speed DDR3 Memory Upto 8GB
  • Integrated HD 3000 Graphic with HDMI and DVI
  • USB 3.0 and SATA 3 6.0Gb/s
  • Optional Resistive Touchscreen or Sunlight Readable
  • Hot Swap Battery Function
  • Dual Gigabit Ethernet Support
  • Aluminum Extrusion Housing Design
  • Integrated Keyboard and Touchpad


The ARP965 is a mobile ultra fast processing multi-slot computing system with rugged aluminum chassis construction and corner bumper protection.  It features the latest Intel 2nd Generation Core i7 or i5 quad or dual core and threaded energy efficient processor with ultra fast DDR3 memory.  The unit offers either 3x PCI-X expansion slot (64-bit 133MHz and 100MHz) or 3x PCI-E 2.0 x8 Lane expansion slot for the latest high speed acquisition boards; and with the integrated HD 3000 Graphic it frees up all slots for the important data acquisition expansion slots.  Internal storage starts at 250GB and offers 2 removable 2.5” drive space which capable of storing 2TB of data.  Everything is combine in a portable package with a high brightness contrast 1024x768 LCD and foldable keyboard w/ touchpad.  Interfacing with the unit takes place further with the built-in dual Gigabit Ethernet, USB 3.0, Serial ports and output feature both HDMI and DVI.

Battery Operated Option:

The ARP956 offers battery operated capability option.  The unit can be fitted with dual high capacity Li-ion hot-swappable battery totaling 190WHr which enable the unit to be up while changing the exhausted battery.  Normal operation will allow the unit to operate on battery for 2.5+ hours when fully charged.  Or it can operate with the supplied charger and to allow continue usage while charging.


System Specification


Chassis Aluminum Extrusion frame with rubber corners
System Intel QM67 Chipset
Display 15.1” TFT LCD (1024x768 Resolution)
Processor Intel 2nd Gen. Core i5 2520M Dual Core
2.5GHz (Turbo 3.2GHz) 3MB Cache Dual Core 4T
Intel 2nd Gen. Core i7 2720QM Quad Core
2.2GHz (Turbo 3.3GHz) 6MB Cache Quad Core 8T
Memory 4GB DDR3 1333MHz Memory (Max: 8GB)
Storage 1x 250GB SATA HDD Internal (SSD Optional)
1x Slot Loading DVD-RW Optical Drive
Graphics HD Graphics 3000 Sandy Bridge
Upto 384MB (Shared Memory)

Expansion Drive

Bays 2x 2.5” Removable SATA Drive Bay
Expansion slots

3x PCI-X (133MHz/100MHz/100MHz)
3x PCI-e 2.0 x8 Lane

Ethernet Dual Intel Gigabit LAN
Audio Controller 7.1 Channel High Definition Audio
Integreated Interface 1x RS-232/422/485 Port
2x RS-232 Ports
2x USB 3.0 Ports,
4x USB 2.0 Ports, 1x DVI Port and 1x HDMI
Port 2x SATA 6.0Gb/s Ports and 4x SATA
Optional Card Internal Mini-PCIe
Input Peripheral 87 Keys Keyboard
Touchpad Pointing Device
Touchscreen Resistive Type (Option)
Sunlight Readable (Option)
Housing Finish Black Color
Power Supply 100W Battery System (12V@7A, -12V @
0.3A,3.3V & 5V@10A)
2x Batteries (190WHr) Running Time: 2.5+ Hours (Balance Load)
100W AC Adapter 110VAC ~ 220VAC 60Hz
250W 110-220V AC Power Supply
Operating System Windows 7 Pro
Weight 9kg
Dimension 411mm (W) x 321mm (H) x 181mm (D)
Transport Case Padded Carrying Case with Wheels


Environmental Factors

  Operating Non-Operating
Temperature 0°C~50°C -20°C~60°C
Relative Humidity 10%~90% 10%~95%

10g, 11ms, half-Sine

30g, 11ms, half-Sine

10-500Hz (0.4 Grms)

10-500Hz (1.12 Grms)
Approval CE, FCC, RoHS
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