FDI Announces ELI, Easy LCD Interface for Single Board Computers

Huntsville, Alabama - June 3, 2014 - Future Designs, Inc. is proud to announce its newest offering in its series of display products, called ELI.  ELI, or Easy LCD Interface, offers a family of products that allows for a simple plug and play interface to Single Board Computers SBCs) such as the Raspberry Pi or BeagleBone Black.  ELI is a simple and easy to use solution, requiring only a 12VDC power connection and a HDMI or DVI video input.  ELI takes the frustration out of interfacing a SBC (Single Board Computer) to an LCD display in an embedded or industrial product application and offers a simple plug and play solution.

The ELI Family is available off the shelf in a variety of industry standard sizes, ranging from 7.0” up to 15.0”.  The ELI Family is able to support display resolutions up to WUXGA (1920 x 1200).  FDI can support custom ELI configurations for application-specific purposes, with varying specifications such as extended temperature, high brightness, or special touch screen options or overlays.

ELI is designed to work with any SBC, such as the Raspberry Pi, or BeagleBone Black.  ELI is also designed for compatibility with platforms such as Android and Linux as well.  “We are very excited to offer this new family of instant display solutions,” said FDI President Kent Lowman.  “There has been an increased customer demand for this type of Easy LCD Interface product, and FDI is proud to finally offer it to the market.”

More information on ELI is currently available at www.teamfdi.com/eli, and more information on other FDI products is available at www.teamfdi.com.

About Future Designs, Inc.

Future Designs, Inc. is a full service design and production company with hardware, software, mechanical and system level expertise. We offer one stop shopping for our customers and provide “as much” or “as little” help as needed to get your product to market.

FDI can take your concept all the way from the back of a napkin, through design and prototypes, to high volume production, branded with your logo and shipped directly to your end customers. Our µEZ® GUI Family of integrated solutions for Touch Screen LCD Graphical User Interfaces provides an “Off The Shelf” solution that allows customers to quickly and cost effectively upgrade their User Interfaces to meet today’s market requirements.

FDI has a proven 25 year history of successful product design and manufacturing. Please give us a call at (256) 883-1240 to find out how we can help make your product a success. Visit FDI on the web at www.teamfdi.com.

Editorial Contact for Future Designs, Inc.

Daniel Horton
Future Designs, Inc.
256-883-1240, ext 29 (voice)