The Planar PT1745R is a 17" Touchscreen monitor with 1280 x 1024 resolution, 1000:1 contrast ratio and 200 cd/m2 brightness delivering crisp display quality
5-wire resistive Touchscreen for finger and stylus input allows the user to smoothly operate the screen and get fast response
The anti-glare surface promotes better visibility by reducing shadow and light on the screen
Dual RS-232 Serial/USB controller interface
No drivers are needed for basic Touchscreen operation, but for advanced features, drivers are quickly loaded using the easy to follow, step-by-step instructions
Compatible with mounting options that use the 100mm VESA standard
Available in black and white
Built-in 100mm VESA back
The PT1745R truly depicts a rare blend of affordability and quality, both bundled in one tool which is ideal for retail, point-of-sale government, education, healthcare and more
The budget friendly, Planar PT1745R 17" Touchscreen monitor is the premium solution for use in retail, point-of-sale (POS), government, education, healthcare and indoor kiosks. The 5-wire resistive touchscreen supports smooth inserting of data on the monitor using not just a finger but also a stylus pen. The anti-glare surface ensures the display to be pleasant on visual aspects. In-built is a 1W speaker which upraises the experience of using Planar PT1745R 17" Touchscreen monitor. Its contrast ratio is 1000:1 and brightness of 200 cd/m². No drivers are needed for basic touchscreen operations of Planar PT1745R but for advanced features, drivers are quickly loaded using the easy to follow, step-by-step instructions. The interface: Dual RS-232 Serial/USB controller enable a user to communicate with the computer. Compatible with the 100 mm VESA standard pattern on the back of the monitor. A thin, space-saving design that also reduces heat output and power requirements.
PT1745R - The Best Choice
Planar PT1745R provides the solution to all the needs of the user. Not only is this device affordable but Planar does this with no compromise on quality.
Planar PT1745R's Incredible Design
The interactive touch screen comes with a sleek and elegant look that completely enhances the outward appeal of any environment it is kept within; be it domestic or professional.
Unmatched Features with the PT1745R
The PT1745R interactive touchscreen comes with built-in speakers, anti-glare surface and a system that can recognize commands via both finger and stylus.
Windows 7, Vista, XP, 2000, ME, 98, NT 4.0, CE, XP Embedded, Apple Mac OS, Linux, HID Compliant - no drivers needed for basic touch screen operation
100 - 240V AC
Inputs / Outputs
Analog, Integrated stereo speakers with 1W/channel, D-sub 15-pin, D-sub 9-pin, Type B socket USB, Stereo Jack - 3mm, AC Power-in
Power Cord, VGA Cable, RS-232 Cable, USB Cable (A to B), Audio-in Cable, Driver CD, User's Guide, Quick Start Guide, Landing Strip, Screws
Dimensions (H”x W”x D”)
15.2 x 12.6 x 2.3
Country of Origin
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Planar PT1745R 17" Interactive Touch Screen Display review by Product Expert on 1/21/2016
PLANAR PT1745R 17in LCD Serial/USB controller is a 5-wire resistive touch screen which makes it ideal for use in Kiosks, retail, POS, healthcare and educational applications. The attached desk stand allows users to tilt the monitor from -5 to 90 degrees. It can even be interfaced with a thin client or a PC. Planar PT1745R comes with built-in speakers and an internal power supply. It has a dual serial/USB connection interface and displays clear and bright visuals owing to a high contrast ratio of 1000:1. The 170 degree viewing angle of the Planar PT1745R makes the picture viewable even from the sideways.
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Planar Part Number
17" diagonal (13.30" horizontal x 10.64" vertical)
Number of Touch Points
Contrast Ratio (typ)
1000 : 1
Viewing Angle (typ)
170° Horizontal and 160° Vertical
Response Time (typ)
Brightness (w/o touchscreen)
LCD Active Matrix Flat Panel Display (TFT)
1280 X 1024
-5° to 90°
16.7 million colors
56 to 75 Hz
Dimensions (W x H x D)
15.2" x 13.5" x 8.0" (386.8 mm x 341.9 mm x 202.0 mm)
Dimensions without Stand
15.2" x 12.6" x 2.3" (386.8 mm x 318.8 mm x 59.0 mm)
12.8 lbs (5.8 kg)
Display Weight (w/o stand)
9.3 lbs (4.2 kg)
18 lbs (8.2 kg)
Integrated stereo speakers with 1W/channel
Windows® 7, Vista, XP, 2000, ME, 98, NT 4.0, CE, XP Embedded, Apple® Mac
OS, Linux, HID Compliant - no drivers needed for basic touchscreen operation
D-sub 15-pin, D-sub 9-pin, Type B socket USB, Stereo Jack - 3mm, AC Power-in
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 PT1745R Interactive Touchscreen Display?
A. The PT1745R Interactive Touchscreen operates in the range of 100 – 240V AC.
Q. How can I check the compatibility of Planar PT1745R Interactive Touchscreen Display with my computer?
A. The PT1745R Interactive Touchscreen is compatible with all the popular operating systems such as Windows, Mac OS, Linux OS, etc.
Q. Do I need to install any drivers before using this Interactive Touchscreen?
A. No, PT1745R Interactive Touchscreen does not require any drivers for its basic operations.
Q. Do I get any warranty with PT1745R product?
A. Yes, Planar gives a 3 – year warranty on all of its products.
Q. What are the color options of PT1745RInteractive Touchscreen Display?
A. PT1745R Interactive Touchscreen Display is available in black and white colors.