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What are all the supported features of each family of HMI in EcoStruxure Operator Terminal Expert?

Published date: 26 June 2020

Issue
Is there a comparison of all the supported features for each HMI Series in EcoStruxure Operator Terminal Expert v3.1 SP1?

Product Line
EcoStruxure Operator Terminal Expert v3.1 SP1 / SP1A
HMISTO7
HMIST6
HMIG3U
HMIBMU / HMIBMP / Other iPCs

Environment
HMI Configuration Software Features

Resolution
For all supported features of the 4 categorized HMI families supported in EcoStruxure Operator Terminal Expert v3.1 SP1 / SP1A, see the table below:
Category Feature HMISTO7 Series HMIST6 Series HMIG3U Series Windows HMIs
License Professional License O O O O
Basic License O O - -
Display Information Number of displayable colors 65536 16777216 16777216 -
Touch method - Multi Touch - - O -
Touch method - Scroll - - O O
Touch method - Pinch zoom - - O -
Touch method - Mouse Wheel - - - O
Touch method - Mouse Over - - - O
Touch method - Mouse Right Click - - - O
Memory - Backup Memory 116KB 500KB 500KB 500KB
Memory - Application Memory 26MB 128MB 256MB 256MB
Hardware Configuration IP Address O O O -
Touch Calibration O O O -
Clock O O O -
Brightness 16 levels 16 levels 101 levels -
Data Storage Local Storage - 63MB - -
External Storage - SD Card - - O -
External Storage - USB Memory O O O O
Transfer Method Transfer  Cable - Optional USB data transfer cable (BMXXCAUSBH018/BMXXCAUSBH045) O - O -
Transfer Cable - Commercial USB cable (Type A mini B) O - O -
Transfer Cable - Optional USB data transfer cable (HMIZG936) - O - -
Transfer Cable - Commercial USB cable (Type A micro-B) - O - -
Ethernet (HMISTO735 only) O O O
File System - SD Card -   O  
File System - USB Memory O O O O
Keep Runtime Data (User Management) O O O O
Keep Runtime Data (Ethernet Settings) O O O -
Target Settings Ethernet Settings O O O -
Communication Number of available drivers 2 4 10 10
Screen Design Start screen O O O -
Number of Screens 8999 200 8999 8999
Number of Contents 8999 1000 8999 8999
Number of content display objects and slide content display objects per screen 100 100 100 100
Variable / User Data Type Number of Variables 8192 32768 65535 65535
Number of dimensions in array 5 5 5 5
Number of layers in structure 8 8 8 8
Number of elements in array/structure 2048 2048 2048 2048
Alarm Number of alarms in each alarm group 2048 32768 65535 65535
Number of alarm groups 32 32 32 32
Number of system error groups 1 1 1 1
Logging Number of variables in each logging group 512 512 2048 2048
Number of logging groups 80 80 80 80
Recipe Total recipe aggregate 20,000 300,000 600,000 600,000
Number of recipes in each recipe group 256 128 256 256
Number of ingredients in each recipe group 8192 32768 65535 65535
Language Table Number of tables 16 16 16 16
Number of items 10000 32767 32767 32767
Security Number of user groups 20 20 20 20
Number of users in each user group 100 100 100 100
Number of security levels 65535 65535 65535 65535
Script Triggers - Mouse Over  - - - O
Triggers - Mouse Right Click  - - -