The CX5000 Embedded PC series from BECKHOFF Automation features a compact yet robust magnesium housing that allows a wide range of communication options through integrated I/O system interfaces.
Users are offered a wide variety of connectivity solutions with the CX5000 Embedded PC. It features Gigabit-Ethernet, USB, and DVI-D system interfaces and a direct I/O interface for Beckhoff Bus Terminals and EtherCAT Terminals.
This EtherCAT I/O system enables the simple integration of countless fieldbus devices via communication terminals, ranging from PROFINET to IO link. Furthermore, fieldbus integration is also possible via the CX5000 Embedded PC. As an option, the system can also be extended through master or slave fieldbus connections or communication interfaces. All of these expansion options come without any extension of the CX5000 Embedded PC's dimensions.
The flexible CX5000 Embedded PC series for DIN rail mounting is ideal as a compact industrial PC for PLC, motion control and visualisation. To enable application in climatically demanding environments, these Embedded PCs have an extended operating temperature range of between -25ºC and +60°C. They are alos fanless and have no rotating components to provide optimum stability.
Additional key features of CX5000 series Embedded PCs include:
- EtherCAT slave application as a programmable, local device in an EtherCAT installation
- CX5010 equipped with Intel Atom Z510, 1.1 GHz
- CX5020 equipped with Intel Atom Z530, 1.6 GHz
- low power dissipation
- optional master/slave fieldbus and communication interfaces.