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Elo 1215L Touch screen Monitor

The Elo 1215L 12" LCD is designed to provide a single-source selection of entry-level LCD monitors, aimed at the fast-changing retail POS and hospitality markets. While offered at a lower price-point, they still provide reliable, durable operation. The 1215L includes the choice of AccuTouch five-wire resistive technology, the most widely used for retail applications and proven to survive splashing liquids, food and grease; or IntelliTouch pure glass surface wave technology, for the ultimate in optical quality for dry retail and hospitality applications; or Surface Capacitive Technology for a touch screen resistant to scratches and splashes. The 1215L offers a dual serial/USB interface, removable base, controls on the side with lockout function and digital on-screen display.
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1215L Options
Part # DescriptionAvailabilityPriceOrder
E991639 1215L, 12" LCD Desktop Monitor, Dual Serial/USB Interfaces, IntelliTouch (surface wave), Color: Dark Gray See Replacement Call for Details
E432532 1215L, 12" LCD Desktop Monitor, Dual Serial/USB Interfaces, AccuTouch (resistive), Color: Dark Gray See Replacement Call for Details
E083709 1215L, 12" LCD Desktop Monitor, Dual Serial/USB Interfaces, Surface Capacitive, Color: Dark gray Check Availability Call for Details

Elo 1215L Details

The 1000 Series of touchmonitors are designed, developed and built to provide the most cost-effective touch solutions for system integrators and VARs. Aimed at the fast-changing retail POS and hospitality markets, they provide reliable, durable operation and come from the worldwide leader in touchmonitors, Elo TouchSystems. The space-saving 1215L features a choice of touch technologies and spill resistant sealing.


  • Small footprint of a 12" LCD
  • Economical and reliable
  • Up to 800 x 600 resolution at 75 Hz
  • Available with AccuTouch Five-Wire Resistive Technology, the most widely used for retail applications (activated with fingernails, gloves, credit cards, or any stylus), IntelliTouch Surface Wave Technology for superior image quality (activated with finger or glove), or Surface Capacitive Technology for compatibility with some existing systems
  • Touchscreen sealed against spills
  • Dual serial/USB interface
  • Removable base and VESA mounting option
  • Mounting holes on base bottom for tabletop security
  • Controls on the side rather than the front, plus lockout function for public use
  • Digital on-screen display (OSD)
  • Internal power supply
  • Worldwide agency approvals


Model 1215L
Series 1000


Case/bezel color Dark gray
Display Size: 12.1" diagonal
Type: Active matrix TFT LCD
Aspect ratio: 4 x 3
Useful screen area Horizontal: 9.7" (246 mm)
Vertical: 7.27" (184.5 mm)
Monitor dimensions Width: 11.86" (300.93 mm)
Height: 11.26" (285.85 mm)
Depth: 6.61" (167.69 mm)
Optimal (native) resolution 800 x 600 at 56, 60, 70 or 75 Hz
Other supported resolutions 640 x 480 at 60, 66 Hz (Mac), 72 or 75 Hz 
Colors 16.2 million with dithering
LCD panel
200 cd/m2 (typical)
LCD panel with touchscreen
AccuTouch: 164 cd/m2 (typical)
: 184 cd/m2 (typical)
Surface Capacitive: 170 cd/m2 (typical)
Response time 35 msec (typical)
Viewing angle
(typical, from center)
Horizontal (left/right): +/-70° or 140° total
Vertical (up/down): 60°/50° or 110° total
Contrast ratio 500:1 (typical)
Input video format Analog (no proprietary video card needed)
Input sync format Separate horizontal and vertical sync, composite sync and sync-on-green
Input video signal connector Mini D-Sub 15-Pin VGA type
Input frequency Horizontal: 31.5-48 kHz
Vertical: 56.3-75 Hz
Power supply Type: AC/DC input internal power only
AC Input (line) voltage: 85-265 VAC, 47–63 Hz
DC Input (line) voltage: 12.0 V ± 0.75V
Power dissipation 16 W typical, 20 W max.
Temperature Operating: 0oC to 40oC
Storage: -20oC to 60oC
Humidity Operating: 20%-80%
Storage: 10%-90%
Actual: 7.92 lb (3.59 kg)
Shipping: 13.2 lb (5.99 kg)
Warranty Backlight lamp life: minimum 50,000 hours to half brightness
MTBF: 50,000 hours demonstrated
Agency approvals UL/cUL, TUV-GS, CE, FCC/IC/VCCI/C-Tick Class B
On-screen display (OSD) Digital OSD
User's controls OSD buttons: menu, up, down, select, power
OSD: contrast, brightness, H/V position, recall default, RGB (color temp), OSD exit, clock, phase, sharpness, OSD H/V position, OSD time, auto adjust, language (English, German, Spanish, Japanese, French), input select
OSD disable/enable: power, OSD menu
Mounting options Threaded-through mounting holes, under base
Removable base
75 mm VESA mount
The Elo 1215L is also known as the Elo Touch Systems 1215L .