Phoenix Contact Drops its Valueline 3 Rugged PC

By Chad Cox

Production Editor

Embedded Computing Design

August 07, 2023


Image Credit: Phoenix Contact

Phoenix Contact released its edge ready Valueline 3 (VL3) with power by Intel and its embedded long-term roadmap. The VLF is completely customizable enabling factory foremen to meet the specific factory requirements. Suitable industrial applications include robotics, industrial automation, building automation, process visualization, etc.


  • 11th-generation Intel processors
  • DDR4 RAM
  • Supports RAID solutions
  • Digital I/O (dry contacts)
  • Wi-Fi

The series supports multiple 4K monitors networked by a singular connector and optional VESA mounting. DisplayPort++ is utilized along with a 10-point projective capacitive touch for a more comfortable user interface.

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Chad Cox. Production Editor, Embedded Computing Design, has responsibilities that include handling the news cycle, newsletters, social media, and advertising. Chad graduated from the University of Cincinnati with a B.A. in Cultural and Analytical Literature.

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