VidaBox releases new
vPad8™, an enhanced ultra-mobile tablet designed for automation &
Las Vegas, NV – CES
2009 – January 8-11 – Hilton Suite H22-121 – VidaBox LLC, a manufacturer of
digital entertainment and control solutions, is proud to present the vPad8™, a
thin and light ultra-mobile tablet PC.
Running on Windows XP embedded, it features a full-color touch screen with
800×600 resolution and comes standard with WiFi connectivity, making it an ideal
control interface device.
“We’re excited to release the new vPad8™ panel,”
exclaims Steven Cheung, President of VidaBox. “This is a smaller, less
bulky version of our original vPad10™.
We’ve also added some improvements like a brighter screen for easier
legibility in direct light, and optional protective rubber bumpers, making it
vPad8™ still keeps many of its larger cousin’s features,
such as built-in 802.11b/g for wireless connectivity, a docking station that
doubles as a charging cradle, and solid state storage w. fanless operation,
providing long life and reliable performance.
Running on XP embedded, integrators can install a myriad of automation
& control programs, such as CQC, which allows the vPad8™ to be used a
“When combined with CQC & vAutomation, the vPad8™
becomes a great choice for mobile controls,” continues Cheung. “The panel presents a customized
interface, allowing any user to tap buttons to control lights, monitor
security, change climate settings, choose AV sources, turn devices on or off in
each room – from any location. CQC
processes the user’s selections, and sends out the appropriate commands via
RS-232, TCP/IP, IR, and other control protocols, making the vPad8™ an ultra
powerful, all-in-one remote. The end
user control experience doesn’t get easier with this level of seamless
The vPad8™ is available now.
For more details and specifications on the vPad8™ and other VidaBox
digital entertainment and control solutions, please visit the company website
at http://www.vidabox.com, or see them at
International CES in Hilton Suite H22-121!
About VidaBox LLC
VidaBox LLC is a digital entertainment and controls
solutions company focused on manufacturing premium media centers, integrated
home control & automation solutions.
VidaBox is on a mission to create user-friendly, stable high-performance
Media Center systems that work right out of the box and integrate seamlessly
with multizone audio and smart home technologies. For more information, visit www.vidabox.com or call 1-516-730-7500.