Panasonic announces the new Panaboard UB-T880 Series of interactive whiteboards with an embedded PC. The new models come in two sizes either 86 inches or 77 inches. The 86-inch models have an aspect ratio of 16:9. The 77-inch models have a 3:4 aspect ratio.
The boards’ embedded PC includes HD audio, HDMI and Ethernet outputs, Wi-Fi and Microsoft Windows 7. Each board has its own IP address so users can mail content directly to the Panaboard. The new UB-T880 Series also offers an optional mobile cart that allows user to move the board between rooms.
The Panaboards have a multi-touch surface that allows for collaboration. Users can move, scale and rotate content on the board. The Presenter Pen allows users to switch between four marker and three highlighter colors, use the eraser tool or advance slides on a presentation from anywhere in the room. The Panaboards also come with built-in stereo speakers to support audio during presentations.
The UB-T880 Series with an embedded PC will be available through Panasonic retailers starting February 1, 2013. Each Panaboard comes with a three-year on-site warranty. Specifications are listed below.