Rugged Box Computer Introduced for In-vehicle Electronics
MEN Micro Inc. introduces the rugged BC50R, an IP65-rated box computer. The computer is maintenance free, flexible and rugged.
“The BC50R starts with a powerful, energy-efficient T48N AMD Embedded G-Series APU running at 1.4 GHz. Various CPU/GPU options combine with a wide selection of external interfaces, connected via separate graphics and I/O interface boards within the system, to provide an extremely flexible system quickly tailored to a vast number of applications,” according to The Simon Group.
The BC50R was designed for data acquisition in extreme environments and in-vehicle applications. It is ideal for use in harsh environments, mobile and mission-critical industrial applications such as commercial vehicles, mobile machines, trains, ships and more.
The computer offers a fanless design and aluminum housing. It also operates in a temperature range of -40 to +85 degrees Celsius.
The BC50R has 2 GB of DDR3 SDRAM and comes with a SD card; inside the device are two mini card slots for SIM cards. It also uses an AMD processor and various CPUs/GPUs. It has an external I/O that makes customization of the system easy.
The computer is also compliant with ISO 7637-2, EN 50155 and EN 60945.