MD-215 Series

Features and Benefits

  • 15-inch industrial-grade display
  • -40 to 70°C wide-temperature design
  • 1000-nit sunlight-readable LCD
  • Glove-friendly, multi-touch screen (touchscreen model only)
  • Fanless system design
  • Dual power supplies (AC & DC)
  • DNV GL and MR certified for marine applications


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The MD-215 15-inch display has a rugged design for deployment in industrial environments. The display uses VGA and DVI-D video signals to support a 1024 x 768 resolution, and comes with RS-232/422/485 ports for connecting serial devices.

The MD-215 displays are designed with a wide, -40 to 70°C temperature range, making them some of the most reliable industrial platforms available for harsh, hot, indoor/outdoor environments.

The MD-215 Series also features a 1000-nit LCD panel offering a sunlight-readable, projected-capacitive, glove-friendly, multi-touch screen, providing an excellent touch panel for outdoor applications.

The MD-215 Series supports both VESA- and panel-mounting, which can be implemented with accessories that can be purchased separately from Moxa.



Aspect Ratio 4:03
Contrast Ratio 700:01:00
Light Intensity (Brightness) 1000 cd/m2
Max. No. of Colors 16.7M (8-bit/color)
Panel Size 15-inch viewable image
Panel Type MVA
Pixels 1280 x 1024
Response Time 25 ms (gray to gray)
Viewing Angles 178°/178°
Computer Interface
Serial Ports RS-232 ports x 1 (DB9 male)
RS-232/422/485 ports x 1, software-selectable (terminal block)
Video Input DVI-D x 1, 29-pin DVI-D connectors (female)
VGA x 1, 15-pin D-sub connector (female)
Touch Function
Touch Type MD-215Z-T: Capacitive Touch (PCAP)
MD-215X-T: None
Touch Support Points MD-215Z-T: 4 points
Serial Interface
Baudrate 50 bps to 115.2 kbps
Data Bits 5, 6, 7, 8
Flow Control RTS/CTS, XON/XOFF, ADDC® (automatic data direction control) for RS-485, RTS Toggle (RS-232 only)
Parity one, Even, Odd, Space, Mark
Stop Bits 1, 1.5, 2
Serial Signals
RS-422 Tx+, Tx-, Rx+, Rx-, GND
RS-485-2w Data+, Data-, GND
RS-485-4w Tx+, Tx-, Rx+, Rx-, GND
Power Parameters
Input Voltage 100 to 240 VAC, 18 to 34 VDC
Power Consumption 40 W (max.)
Physical Characteristics
Housing Metal
IP Rating IP66 (front)
IP20 (rear)
Dimensions 429 x 387 x 75 mm (16.89 x 15.24 x 2.95 in)
Weight 6,100 g (13.45 lb)
Installation Desktop, Panel mounting
Environmental Limits
Operating Temperature -40 to 70°C (-40 to 158°F)
Storage Temperature (package included) -40 to 70°C (-40 to 158°F)
Ambient Relative Humidity 5 to 95% (non-condensing)
Standards and Certifications
EMC EN 55032/24
EMI CISPR 32, FCC Part 15B Class A
EMS IEC 61000-4-2 ESD: Contact: 4 kV; Air: 8 kV
IEC 61000-4-3 RS: 80 MHz to 1 GHz: 3 V/m
IEC 61000-4-4 EFT: Power: 1 kV; Signal: 0.5 kV
IEC 61000-4-5 Surge: Power: 2 kV; Signal: 1 kV
IEC 61000-4-6 CS: 1k V
Maritime DNV-GL, IEC 60945
Safety IEC 60950-1, UL 60950-1
Warranty Period LCD: 1 year
System: 3 years
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