Publish Date : 2012/09/14

Leadtek introduces CITRIX® HDX Ready verified Thin Client WinFast® TC200 series, support Smart Card Reader and Wi-Fi module to improve VDI efficiency

Taipei, Taiwan, Aug. 23th, 2012 – Leadtek Research Inc., known globally for extreme Cloud Computing technology development, is pleased to announce its WinFast® TC200 series to simplify the VDI deployment and improve IT security. The WinFast TC200 series has been verified Citrix HDX Ready and has completed a rigorous verification process to ensure compatibility with Citrix desktop virtualization solutions providing confidence in joint solution compatibility.

The WinFast® TC200 series allows you to access virtual machines (VM) running on remote servers over a standard IP network and still deliver a complete, high-quality user experience. All processing is handled by the central server, ensuring high performance and data security. The Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) for the user is greatly reduced due to the minimum IT maintenance costs and support requirements.

The compact WinFast® TC200 series is the size of a book and in addition to being verified Citrix HDX Ready, can be used with other virtual desktop solutions from , Microsoft® and VMware®. It is quick and easy to install, manage and use. As the WinFast® TC200 series is based on the high-performance TI DM8148 1.0GHz System-on-Chip from Texas Instruments; 1GB DDR3 Memory; 2GB Flash Memory and up to WUVGA 1920x1200 resolution in each screen of dual displays, word processing, multimedia and Flash video playback performance are all identical to desktop PCs which benefits the education; medical center; kiosk; call center and reception desk working environment. More product features are listed in below.

True Computing Experience
The high-end processor in the WinFast® TC200 series provides every user with a satisfying and secure user experience.

Compact Fan-less Design
The WinFast® TC200 series weighs just 600g and the slim design means it can be attached to the back of the display with the optional VESA mount. The fan-less design provides the user with a quiet, simple and neat work environment.

Dual 1920 x 1200 HD Support
Dual 1920 x 1200 high-definition DVI outputs support desktop cloning or extension.

Built-in Smart Card Reader and WiFi with Integrated Antenna
The card reader enables government agencies or business to authenticate employee logins. It can also be used for self-service kiosks, hospitals and banks. The WiFi module allows IT personnel to set up the WinFast® TC200 series in workplaces that can't be connected by conventional network cabling.

Ultra-Low Power and Silent Design
The advanced ultra-low power and silent design boosts ROI and meets the requirements for a green office environment.


About the Citrix Ready Program
The Citrix Ready program identifies verified solutions that are trusted to enhance virtualization, networking and cloud computing solutions from Citrix, including Citrix® XenDesktop®, XenApp™, XenServer®, VDI-in-a-Box™, NetScaler® and GoToMeeting®. The Citrix Ready designation is awarded to third party products that have successfully met verification criteria set by Citrix, and gives customers an added confidence in the compatibility of the joint solution offering. The Citrix Ready program leverages industry-leading alliances across the Citrix partner eco-system to meet a wide variety customer needs, and currently incorporates over 2,800 partners who have demonstrated more than 18,000 product verifications. It also includes the Citrix Ready Community Verified program which allows customers to see thousands of products that have been verified by other customers to work in their production environments. The Citrix Ready program received the Alliance Excellence Award from the Association of Strategic Alliance Professionals (ASAP) for creating a strong community through implementation of new, innovative best practices. More information about the Citrix Ready program can be found at Reach Citrix ready using social media via the Citrix Ready blog site and Twitter.

About Leadtek Research Inc.
Founded in 1986, Leadtek Research Inc. is headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan with overseas subsidiaries in China and Japan. There are four Business Units: Computer Multimedia, Wireless Communication, Audio/Video Communication and TeleCare. They are focused on, respectively, the design and manufacture of Zero Client and Thin Client, 3D graphics, PCTV solutions, GPS module and navigation devices, Bluetooth-enabled products, Multimedia and Audio/Video Communications and Bio-technology. Each unit provides integrated systems and total customer solutions that drive the company's revenue. Living up to its reputation for reliability, quality and performance based on unrelenting R&D, Leadtek continues to stir the market's imagination, turning new dreams into digital reality with ever more original hi-tech products forged in its cutting-edge laboratories. For more information, please visit

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