Multimedia Enhancement through NComputing VCast Streaming and Microsoft RemoteFX Support

NComputing vCAST Streaming technology reduces the overall server-side CPU usage for web videos like YouTube or local media content without the need for expensive GPUs. This allows for higher quality media streaming utilizing the network bandwidth without server CPU bottlenecks, thereby supporting more concurrent users. vCAST Streaming is now FREE as part of the vSpace Pro release. Separate SuperRDP Server Pack license is required to enable NComputing vCAST for Microsoft RDS.

Enabling the Microsoft RemoteFX feature for RemoteApp or Remote Desktop connection greatly enhances the user’s visual experience. Host systems equipped with supported graphic cards will especially benefit.

Deliver the latest Windows Desktop Experience

Fully optimized for vSpace Pro 11, RX300 delivers virtual desktops from 10 popular Windows operating systems, including Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016.

Centralized Management & Express Development

Easy to Configure

The RX300 is easy to configure and automatically receives updates from deployed vSpace Pro servers.

Personalized your settings

Administrators may define a device template with all settings and configurations, then clone and push it to new devices.

Monitor PC's Simultaneously

All can be centrally managed and provisioned by the IT admin with vSpace Pro, allowing control of hundreds of RX300 devices with just a few clicks.

Broad USB Peripheral Support

NComputing vCAST Streaming technology reduces the overall server-side CPU usage for web videos like YouTube or local media content without the need for expensive GPUs. This allows for higher quality media streaming utilizing the network bandwidth without server CPU bottlenecks, thereby supporting more concurrent users. vCAST Streaming is now FREE as part of the vSpace Pro release. Separate SuperRDP Server Pack license is required to enable NComputing vCAST for Microsoft RDS.

Enabling the Microsoft RemoteFX feature for RemoteApp or Remote Desktop connection greatly enhances the user’s visual experience. Host systems equipped with supported graphic cards will especially benefit.

Dual Monitor Display Capability

With secondary display capability via NComputing’s USB dongle (VGA or DVI) or Pi Zero SDA (HDMI) there is added screen real-estate for increased productivity.

Dual Monitor Display Capability

RX300 comes equipped with both a ‘Thin Client Mode’ and ‘Raspbian Linux Mode.’ Use the RX300 as a locked down thin client with connections to vSpace Pro 11 and Verde VDI, or as a Raspberry Pi 3 device allowing direct access to Raspbian Linux OS and its popular games (Minecraft), how-to-code applications (Scratch, Python and Java) and productivity tools.

What's in the box?

  • RX300 Thin Client
  • Power Cord
  • Quick Start Guide
  • VESA Mount Kit

RX300 FAQ

Most frequent questions and answers
RX300 is a cloud-ready, Wi-Fi enabled thin client for Windows and Linux, built on the latest Raspberry Pi 3 platform and optimized for vSpace Pro and VERDE VDI, and Microsoft RDS.

Easy deployment and central management of the virtual desktop environment make the RX300 ideal in SMBs and education. The compact RX300 device offers the lowest acquisition cost of NComputing’s product families.

RX300 features full-screen, full-motion HD multimedia playback with built-in transparent USB redirection achieving unparalleled peripheral support, and optional access to Linux Raspbian OS managed by the IT admin. Dual Monitor Support allows an added screen for increased productivity (requires additional hardware module).
  • Latest OS in a desktop virtualization enviroment including Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016
  • Easy to deploy, Wi-Fi enabled, central management & low acquisition cost
  • Multi-protocol Support including vSpace Pro (UXP protocol), VERDE VDI (RDP and UXP protocols), and Microsoft RDS (RDP protocol)
  • Full fidelity multimedia playback with NComputing vCAST Streaming and Microsoft RemoteFX support
  • Broad USB peripheral support
  • Dual monitor display capability
  • Popular programmable computers support (Arduino and BBC Microbit) for educators
  • Raspbian Linux mode support for added flexibility

The RX300 can take advantage of all the benefits of AMP for vSpace Pro 11:

  • vCAST Streaming: Reduces server-side CPU for web videos and local media content, enabling more concurrent users on your system. Starting with the vSpace Pro 11.2 release, vCAST Streaming is included for free.
  • Broadcasting: Extends the MultiView feature by providing screen sharing functionality, allowing one screen to be broadcast to others. Instructors or team leaders can broadcast their screen, or a student’s screen, to everyone else. Perfect for presentations, sharing local or web videos, or highlighting other content within a group.
  • Smart Cards: Enhanced smart card reader support for single sign-on, access control or other security-related measures. 
  • Health Monitoring: Monitor your Windows and vSpace resource utilization through the cloud dashboard. See key health metrics including memory usage, connected servers, CPU utilization, and active users, available for up to 30 days of historical data in 24-hour, 7-day and 30-day increments. Receive real-time alerts on excessive usage with the NComputing Health Monitor companion mobile app (android only). Health Monitorin is available as part of the AMP for vSpace Pro 11 package.

vSpace Console is the central management interface for the vSpace Pro environment. vSpace Console is where admins can centrally manage vSpace deployment with device management features.

  • Define device configuration profiles and push to hundreds of RX300 with few clicks for deployment
  • Push device firmware update remotely
  • Real-time user session management with remote assist, monitoring and communication

Firmware updates are included by downloading the latest version of vSpace Pro. 

RX300 firmware can be updated through the following mechanism:

  • Firmware update through FTP server; this can be configured in the RX300 local menu or from vSpace Console menu 
  • Firmware update through vSpace Pro server; this can be configured directly from the vSpace Console menu. Firmware update can be applied to all selected RX300 devices

Users create virtual sessions by connecting over LAN or Wi-Fi in Thin Client Mode to host machines with Windows or Linux OS running vSpace Pro. If the RX300 is switched to Raspbian Desktop Mode, users can access the Raspbian OS and its available programs. This includes the Linux-based Raspbian OS to run local applications including programming environments (Scratch, Python, Java), office programs (Libre Office) and gaming (Minecraft).

Width: 76 mm / 3 inches, Depth: 93 mm / 3.7 inches, Height : 30 mm /1.2 inches. It can fit smoothly in your pocket.

The warranty for the RX300 is one year from the time of registering with vSpace Server. An optional extended hardware warranty is available and can be purchased through an NComputing reseller or via the Management Portal with a credit card. The extended warranty is only eligible for RX300 devices that are already under warranty and must be applied to a specific device. Once the extended warranty has been allocated, it cannot be changed/removed.

Admins can log in to the Management Portal –> My Devices and click the ‘Serial No.’ of the device for the details. Automated email reminders will be sent approximately 30 days prior to the current device warranty expiration date.

The RX300 is only compatible with vSpace Pro 10.3 or later, including the newly released vSpace Pro 11.