Digital signage solution – Save Money using StiX 3500 and System on Chip

Using SoC hardware can lower your TCO by 48% with no limitation in performance or features. The potential savings when using Samsung, LG, Philips and Elo SoC digital displays instead of external media players whether PC or ARM is depicted in the table below.

Type Cost designation Windows
PC I5
StiX 3500
External
Media Player
System on Chip
Samsung
LG
Philips
Elo
CAPEX External media player $500 $275 $0
CAPEX Configuration $75 $10 $10
CAPEX Cables $50 $0 $0
CAPEX Digital Display $900 $900 $900
CAPEX Installation labor $350 $250 $200
OPEX Power usage / 5 years 1kWh=$0.15, Media Player $322 $ 32 $ 32
OPEX Power consumption average 50Wh 5Wh 5Wh
TCO Total Cost of Ownership Hardware 24x7x364 $2.197 $ 1.467 $ 1.142
TCO TCO Savings on Media Player -33% -48%