Partner News: Elo Introduces M50 Android-Powered Mobile Computer
Milpitas, Calif. — January 12, 2021 — Elo, a leading global provider of Android-powered interactive devices, today announced the Elo M50 mobile computer. The new M50 joins Elo’s robust portfolio of Android-based devices used by world-class retail, restaurant brands and manufacturers around the globe for applications from POS and self-order to endless aisle and automation.
The rugged handheld computer boasts a 5.5-inch HD touch display, integrated 8 MP Camera, 2D barcode scanner and NFC and is powered by Android 10 and Google Mobile Services (GMS). Seamless integration, effortless provisioning and simplified device management for the M50 is possible via EloView® or a 3rd-party device-management platform. From buy-online-and-pick-up-in-store and inventory management to pick-and-pack fulfilment, table service and clinical communication, the Elo M50 enhances productivity in retail, hospitality, industrial and healthcare environments.
Elo’s M50 design is backed by six years of enterprise-focused Android development and leadership. For essential durability, the new M50 features Corning Gorilla Glass, MIL-STD-810G drop specification and an IP-65 rating for water and dust ingress protection.
We’re excited to welcome the powerful M50 mobile computer to our portfolio of world-class products, giving customers around the globe access to Google Mobile Services apps and tools to increase productivity throughout their workflows,said Craig Witsoe, CEO at Elo.And because the M50 is EloView-ready like all our Android-based devices, it is easy to secure, manage and deploy an entire fleet of Elo mobile and fixed interactive solutions using a single unified architecture.
Built for Enterprise Use
- Powerful platform with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor and Android 10 GMS;
- Operating system longevity with OS updates and security patches for 12 months and optional EloCare℠ OS 360 coverage for up to five years;
- Full remote device management via EloView or any Android-supported 3rd-party device-management software using OEMConfig;
- Enterprise applications that include custom and locked-down user interfaces, battery management, and barcode scanning;
- Elo’s unified architecture that spans sizes and form factors, covering interactive touchpoints throughout your business, streamlining device management and lowering total cost of ownership; and
- Optional accessories that include a docking station, expansion module, multi-unit device and battery chargers and hand strap.
Deploy & Control With EloView
EloView allows an entire network of Android-powered Elo devices to be securely deployed and managed from anywhere. From zero-touch provisioning to deploying content and adjusting settings remotely, EloView can help reduce operating costs while increasing productivity. With the on-device application suite, users can leverage Elo Home to deploy a package of apps, Google apps included, and set specific apps available to admins only—all while maintaining a locked-down interface with flexibility to move from one app to another.
Protect Your Investment
EloCare delivers service and support, including accidental damage protection, advance unit replacement, and extended warranties.
As a leading global supplier of interactive solutions, #EloIsEverywhere. To date, we have deployed more than 25 million installations in over 80 countries. A new Elo touchscreen is installed every 21 seconds, on average, somewhere in the world. Built on a unified architecture, Elo’s broad portfolio allows our customers to easily Choose, Configure and Connect & Control to create a unique experience. Choose from all-in-one systems, open-frame monitors and touchscreen monitors ranging from 10 to 70 inches. Configure with our unique Elo Edge Connect peripherals that allow use-specific solutions. Connect & Control with EloView®, a secure cloud-based platform for Android-powered devices. EloView enables secure deployment and management of a large network of interactive systems designed to reduce operating costs while increasing up-time and security.
In addition to access control solutions, consumers can find Elo touchscreen solutions in self-service kiosks, point-of-sale terminals, interactive signage, gaming machines, hospitality systems, point-of-care displays and transportation applications—to name a few. Learn more at EloTouch.com.