17” Edge-lit LED LCD interactive touchscreen monitor
5-wire Resistive Touchscreen type
1280 x 1024 resolution along with 1000:1 contrast ratio and 225 cd/m2
Has the ability to identify a single touch point with a finger, or any solid object at 5ms response time
170° Horizontal and 160° Vertical viewing angle
Dual Serial and USB touch interface
16.7 million colors available on the in-built palette provides vibrant and colorful imagery
Integrated 1W + 1W Speaker
Compatible with Windows, Mac and Linux operating systems
In-built VESA stand
Multi-language On screen display (OSD) feature
OSD buttons located on the side of the monitor
Anti-Glare coating reduces glare and reflection, resulting in a better visual experience
Perfect for kiosk integrators healthcare, retail, POS or hospitality applications
The Planar PT1700MX is a 17 inch interactive Touchscreen monitor that is perfect for use in healthcare, retail, point-of-sale (POS) and hospitality applications. The PT1700MX features an Edge-lit LED LCD with a 5-wire Resistive Touchscreen type providing users with the latest technologies in this size. Planar PT1700MX is conveniently integrated with a variety of POS, thin client or PC systems. In addition to this, the PT1700MX offers dual serial and USB Touchscreen interface that results in flexibility and accessibility. Furthermore, the PT1700MX interactive Touchscreen display recognizes a single touch with a finger, gloved hand, credit card, pen or stylus to activate the resistive Touchscreen, and easily adjust the monitor from -5º to 90º based on preference.
Ultimate Experience with Planar PT1700MX
The Planar PT1700MX incorporates the latest technology in its design and features that ensure the best user experience in all environments. Its 17” LCD screen displays outstanding pictures in HD resolution and the touchscreen possesses the ability of recognizing up to 10 touch points simultaneously. Moreover, the touchscreen can be operated with the user’s fingers or any other solid object at a rate of 5ms.
Stunning and Vibrant Colors!!!
The Planar PT1700MX Interactive Touchscreen Display incorporates a built in palette that has up to 16.7 million colors available which provides a brilliant and colorful display.
Planar PT1700MX's Brilliant Aesthetic and Functional Design
The Touchscreen Display is engineered in a compact design which makes it suitable for a variety of environments. Apart from being pleasing to the eye, the design also incorporates several useful features such as integrated speakers, anti-glare coating, OSD buttons, etc.
The Planars Best Warranty Program
Planar PT1700MX comes with a 3 – year customer first warranty from the manufacturers that shows their trust on the quality of the Touchscreen Display.
Planar PT1700MX Interactive Touchscreen Display
Diagonal Size (Inches)
LCD, Edge-lit LED
Number of Touch Inputs
Touch Response Time (ms)
Touch Sensing Technology
1280 x 1024
Built-in Speaker (Watts)
1W + 1W
Dual Serial, USB
Hor. 170°, Ver. 160°
Windows® 8, 7, Vista, XP, XP Embedded, CE, 2000, ME, 98; Linux; Apple® Mac OS
100 - 240V AC
Inputs / Outputs
Analog x 1, D-sub 15 pin x 1, DC power connector x 1, Type B socket USB x 1, Internal AC power supply x 1
Power Cord, VGA Cable, RS-232 Cable, USB Cable (A to B), Audio-in Cable, Driver CD, User’s Guide, Quick Start Guide
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Planar PT1700MX Interactive Touch Screen Display review by Product Expert on 1/21/2016
Planar PT1700MX is ideal for use in areas like retail, hospitality, healthcare etc. The 17-inch monitor comes integrated with 5-wire resistive touch interface and can easily be coupled with any thin client, point of sale system or any other PC. Users of Planar PT1700MX-BK can interact via a finger touch, a stylus or a pen and even with a gloved hand. A credit card can also be used to interact with the screen. The wide viewing angle of 170 degrees provides complete ease to the users to view the screen from sideways as well. Planar PT1700MX-BK is compatible with Windows 7, Windows Vista and XP, Linux and MAC OS.
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Planar Part Number
17" diagonal (13.30" horizontal x 10.64" vertical)
Number of Touch Points
Contrast Ratio (typ)
Viewing Angle (typ)
170° horizontal, 160° vertical
Response Time (typ)
5 ms (3.6 ms rise, 1.4 ms fall)
Edge-lit LED LCD
1280 X 1024
-5° to +90°
16.7 million colors
Dimensions (W x H x D)
15.8" x 14.6" x 8.9" (400.0 mm x 370.6 mm x 225.0 mm)
Dimensions without Stand
15.8" x 13.3" x 2.9" (400.0 mm x 338.0 mm x 74.7 mm)
16.8 lbs (7.6 kg)
Display Weight (w/o stand)
12.6 lbs (5.7 kg)
22.7 lbs (10.3 kg)
2 speakers, 1W/ch
Windows® 8, 7, Vista, XP, XP Embedded, CE, 2000, ME, 98; Linux; Apple® Mac
D-sub 15 pin, DC power connector, Type B socket USB
Internal AC power supply,12V DC power connector (Optional DC power supply
may be sourced separately)
For mission-critical applications, immersive customer experiences and connecting with information in new ways image experience matters. Planars commitment to high-quality leading-edge display technology is unparalleled. With innovations in video walls, large format displays and touch interactivity Planar is bringing visual experiences to life. Planar sells to a variety of demanding vertical markets around the globe offering the best visualization solutions. Through our products service and support Planar seeks to partner with customers.
USB Cable (A to B)
Quick Start Guide
Q. What are the power requirements of Planar PT1700MX Interactive Touchscreen Display?
A. The PT1700MX interactive touchscreen Display operates in the range of 100 – 240V AC.
Q. Can Planar PT1700MX recognize simultaneous touch inputs?
A. Yes! It can respond to up to 10 commands in one simultaneously.
Q. Do I need to buy separate speakers with Planar PT1700MX?
A. No, the Interactive Touchscreen comes with powerful built – in speakers.
Q. How do I know if the touchscreen display is compatible with my computer?
A. The Planar Interactive Touchscreen Display is compatible with almost all of the contemporary operating systems such as Windows, Mac OS, Linux, etc.
Q. Do I get a warranty after purchasing the Interactive Touchscreen?
A. Yes! The Interactive Touchscreen Display comes with a 3 – year warranty from the date of purchase.