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Wyse 285 Terminals

Wyse Technology
Wyse 285 Terminals
 Wyse Technology
Mfg Part#(s): 901100-08
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Brief Description of the Wyse 285 TerminalsThe Wyse 285 has been discontinued.
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Wyse 285 Terminals Offer more Personalities, Connectivity and Performance

The Wyse 285 (WY-285) exceeds expectations for VT420-compatible terminals. The Wyse 285 (WY-285) has the most comprehensive set of ANSI personalities, including VT420, VT320 and the popular Wyse 85 (WY- 85). The Wyse 285 (WY-285) offers both RS-232 and DEC-compatible connectors.

Advanced VT420 Multi-Session Implementation of Wyse 285 Terminals The Wyse 285 (WY-285) can run dual terminal sessions from two different host computers or from a single host using the DEC Session Support Utility (SSU). Sessions can be simultaneously displayed on a split screen or on separate full screens. It's easy to switch or configure sessions via the keyboard with the pull-down window-based setup menu.

Features of the Wyse 285 Terminals

  • Key Features of Wyse 285 Terminals
  • VT420 compatible
  • Uncompromising backward compatibility:
  • WY-85, VT320/100/52
  • High-quality mechanical switch keyboard
  • Flexibility in host connections
  • NVR savable, host-or-user-programmable Function Keys
  • Auto-sensing power supply
  • Selectable 85 Hz Refresh Rate
  • Wyse 285 Terminals Display Features
  • Colors: Paper-white ( P- 188), Amber (P134), Green (P-31) phosphors
  • Monitor: 14-inch diagonal flat screen non-glare screen with selectable overscan mode (light screen)
  • Sessions: Split screen/full screen session switch. Software support for windowing display
  • Refresh: 70-85 Hz (in VT320 mode 25 row x 80 column); non-interlaced
  • Adjustments: Brightness and contrast. Large,side-mounted, easily accessible, attractively designed controls
  • Tilt and Swivel Base: Tilt +5 degree,-20 degree; Swivel 90 degree right, 180 degree left
  • Processor: 15 MHz 8032 Microprocessor
  • Memory: 96KB high-speed static RAM
  • Video Controller: Surface-mounted Wyse-designed ASIC
  • Wyse 285 Personalities:DEC VT420, DEC VT320, DEC VT100, DEC VT52, Wyse WY-85
  • Wyse 285 Page Formats:
  • Single Session mode: six 24-line pages, five 25-line pages, four 36-line pages, three 48-line pages, two 72-line pages, one 144-line page
  • Dual Session/Dual Host Mode: three 24-line pages, two 25-line pages, two 36-line pages, one 48-line page, one 72-line page
  • Wyse 285 Character:
  • Display Size: 24 lines per screen, 36 lines per screen, 48 lines per screen
  • Character Sizes: 80 column: 10x8, 10x10, 10x16,15x12 132
  • Column: 9x16,9x10,9x8
  • Attributes: All combinations of reverse, bold, underline, dim, blink, and blank
  • Cursor: Block, Underline Blink, Steady, or Off Cursor vertical coupling and page coupling supported
  • Wyse 285 Terminals Keyboard
  • tilt; detached with 1.5 meter coiled cable. Mechanical keyswitch
  • Layouts: Wyse 285 (WY-285) 108 key ANSI (VT420 style)
  • Function Keys: Fully programmable from host or setup. Saveable in memory
  • Languages: US English, French, French Canadian, Canadian, English, UK English, German, Spanish, Italian, Flemish, Danish, Dutch, Swedish , Finnish, Norwegian, Swiss-German/French, French/Belgian
  • Options: Localization kits
  • Wyse 285 Communications
  • Modes: Full duplex, half duplex, local, block
  • Monitor: Display controls
  • Ports: User-definable RS-232 male DB-26 connector and Wyse modified modular 423 (DEC MMJ and RJ-ll compatible). Bidirectional up to 38.4 KBaud
  • Secondary host: Wyse modified modular 423 (DEC MM.J and RJ-ll compatible) Bidirectional up to 38.4 KBaud
  • Flow Control: Software (XON/XOFF), hardware only (DTR), combined HW/SW
  • Session Support: Dual host support (two sessions over two communications lines); Dual session support (two sessions over one communication line, DEC SSU protocol)
  • Additional Features of Wyse 285 Terminals
  • Local Editing, Copy and Paste: Allows text from the screen to be copied to a clipboard and subsequently inserted within the same session or to a second session. Contents of the clipboard are transmitted to the host(s)
  • Rectangular Area Operations: Allows the manipulation of rectangular areas of text within page memory. These rectangular areas can be copied within or between sessions, erased filled with a designated character or visual character attribute
  • redefine separate display areas with horizontal boundaries whereby different sessions can be displayed concurrently
  • Environmental Qualities of Wyse 285 Terminals
  • Temperature:
  • Operating range: 50° to 104°F (10° to 40°C)
  • Nonoperating range: 14° to 140°F ( -10° to 60°C)
  • Humidity: 20% to 80% non-condensing
  • Altitude:
  • Operating range: 0 to 10,000 feet (0 to 3,000 meters)
  • Power:
  • 90 to 264 VAC, 47-63 Hz
  • Wyse 285 Terminals Regulatory Compliance
  • Worldwide
  • Safety:
  • UL listed, CSA certified, GS-TUV approved. EN 60950 compliant
  • RF Interference:
  • FCC Class A, VDE Class B Radio Protection Mark, EN55022/ CISPR 22 Class A compliant
  • Ergonomics:
  • ZH1/618
  • Communications:
  • FTZ compliant
  • MPR 1990:
  • 10 compliant (WY-285ES version only)
  • Terminals
  • Height: 12.8 in (325 mm)
  • Width: 12.8 in (325 mm)
  • Depth: 12.4 in (315 mm )
  • Footprint: 10.75 in x 8.75 in (275 mm x 222 mm)
  • Shipping Weight
  • Terminal and Keyboard: 25 lb (11.3 Kg)
  • Power: Universal autosensing, 90 to 264 Vac @ 47-63 Hz

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