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BL50S - Rugged Box PC for Transportation with AMD G-Series

Railway & Automotive Embedded Computer for Storage Control

The BL50S is a rugged, fanless EN 50155 railway and E-Mark automotive box computer, based on an AMD dual-core T48N. It is used as train maintenance, surveillance and diagnosis computer, and - thanks to its built-in storage capacities - as railway video recorder and content server.

  • BL50S Product ImageBL50S - Rugged Box PC for Storage Applications (AMD)
  • BL50S Product ImageBL50S - Rugged Box PC for Storage Applications (AMD)
  • BL50S Product ImageBL50S - Rugged Box PC for Storage Applications (AMD)
  • BL50S Product Image
  • BL50S Product Image
  • BL50S Product Image

Main Features

  • AMD Embedded G-Series APU<br />RAID 0/1, hot-pluggable on 2 HDD/SSD shuttles<br />4-port Gb Ethernet switch with PoE<br />1 Gb Ethernet uplink<br />1 PCI Express Mini Card slot with 2 SIM slots for WLAN, GSM (2G), UMTS (3G), LTE (4G), GPS or GLONASS functionality<br />2 slots for IBIS, RS232, RS485, RS422<br />24 and 36 VDC nom. class S2 PSU, with ignition<br />-40 °C to +70 °C (+85 °C), fanless<br />Compliant to EN 50155 (railways)<br />Compliant to ISO 7637-2 (E-mark for automotive)
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Technical Data

CPU
The following CPU types are supported:
  • AMD T48N, 1.4 GHz Dual Core, 18 W, AMD Radeon HD 6310
  • AMD T56N, 1.65 GHz Dual Core, 18 W, AMD Radeon HD 6320 (on request)
  • AMD T56E, 1.65 GHz Dual Core, 18 W, AMD Radeon HD 6250 (on request)
  • AMD T48E, 1.4 GHz Dual Core, 18 W, AMD Radeon HD 6250 (on request)
  • AMD T40N, 1.0 GHz Dual Core, 9 W, AMD Radeon HD 6290 (on request)
  • AMD T40E, 1.0 GHz Dual Core, 6.4 W, AMD Radeon HD 6250 (on request)
  • AMD T52R, 1.5 GHz Single Core, 18 W, AMD Radeon HD 6310 (on request)
  • AMD T44R, 1.2 GHz Single Core, 9 W, AMD Radeon HD 6250 (on request)
  • AMD T40R, 1.0 GHz Single Core, 5.5 W, AMD Radeon HD 6250 (on request)
  • AMD T16R, 615 MHz Single Core, 4.5 W, AMD Radeon HD 6250 (on request)
  • AMD T48L, 1.4 GHz Dual Core, no GPU, 18 W (on request)
  • AMD T30L, 1.4 GHz Single Core, no GPU, 18 W (on request)
  • AMD T24L, 1000 MHz Single Core, no GPU, 5 W (on request)
Chipset
AMD A55E
Memory
System RAM
  • Soldered DDR3
  • 1 GB (on request), or
  • 2 GB, or
  • 4 GB (on request)
Mass Storage
The following mass storage devices can be assembled:
  • Two 2.5" SATA HDD/SSD drives via external shuttles
  • One SD card
  • One mSATA disk
Graphics
  • AMD Radeon GPU up to HD 6320
  • Maximum resolution depending on GPU
    • 2560x1600 (all DisplayPort interfaces) with Radeon HD 6310 and 6320
    • 1920x1200 (all DisplayPort interfaces) with Radeon HD 6250 and 6290 (on request)
  • 3D Graphics Acceleration
    • Full DirectX 11 support, including full speed 32-bit floating point per component operations
    • Shader Model 5
    • OpenCL 1.1 support
    • OpenGL 4.0 support
  • Motion Video Acceleration
    • Dedicated hardware (UVD 3) for H.264, VC-1 and MPEG2 decoding
    • HD HQV and SD HQV support: noise removal, detail enhancement, color enhancement, cadence detection, sharpness, and advanced de-interlacing
    • Super up-conversion for SD to HD resolutions
Front Interfaces
  • Video
    • One DisplayPort 1.1a, AUX channel and hot plug detection
  • SATA
    • Two 2.5" SATA HDD/SSD shuttles, SATA Revision 2.x (3 Gbit/s), hot-pluggable (with independent devices)
    • Four status LEDs per channel
  • USB
    • Two Type A connectors, USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/s)
  • Ethernet
    • Five M12 connectors, 1000BASE-T (1 Gbit/s), 4-port Ethernet switch and one uplink, or
    • On request: Five M12 connectors, 100BASE-T (100 Mbit/s), 4-port Ethernet switch and one uplink, or
    • On request: Five M12 connectors, 100BASE-T (100 Mbit/s), 4-port Ethernet switch, 1000BASE-T (1 Gbit/s), one uplink
    • Two link and activity LEDs per channel
    • Power over Ethernet PSE support on all ports, for four powered devices total
  • Antenna connections
    • Two antenna connector cutouts, linked to PCI Express Mini Card, for various types (SMA, reverse SMA, QMA, FME...)
  • Legacy serial I/O
    • Two SA-Adapter cutouts for:
    • RS232, not optically isolated, -40°C to +85°C, conformal coating
    • RS422/485, full duplex, optically isolated, -50°C to +85°C, conformal coating
    • RS232, optically isolated, -40°C to +85°C, conformal coating
    • CAN bus ISO high-speed, optically isolated, -40°C to +85°C, conformal coating
    • 8 digital I/O channels, -50°C to +85°C, conformal coating, no RoHS
    • IBIS slave interface, isolated, -40°C to +85°C, conformal coating
    • GPS receiver, SMA antenna, isolated, -40°C to +85°C, conformal coating
  • Additional status LEDs
    • Two for general system status
    • Four user LEDs
  • Power supply
  • Audio (on request)
    • None, or
    • One 9-pin D-Sub connector, HD Audio with stereo in/out and SPDIF out, including HD Audio codec
In-System Interfaces
  • mSATA
    • One mSATA slot, SATA Revision 2.x (3 Gbit/s)
  • PCI Express Mini Card
    • One slot, for mobile service, wireless communication, positioning or real-time Ethernet functions such as
    • GLONASS and GPS PCI Express MiniCard (full size), 3-axis Gyro sensor, -40..+85°C
    • Audio interface for mobile wireless cards, with SIM card holder, -40..+85°C
    • PCI Express Mini Card, CANopen Slave or Master interface, Hilscher
    • PCI Express Mini Card, Real-Time Ethernet Slave or Master interface, Hilscher
    • PCI Express Mini Card, Profibus Slave or Master interface, Hilscher
    • PCI Express Mini Card, DeviceNET Slave or Master interface, Hilscher (on request)
    • WLAN PCI Express MiniCard DNXA-116, -40 to +85°C, storage temperature -40° to +85°C
    • MC7304 PCI Express MiniCard, full-size on USB: LTE, DC-HSPA+, HSPA+, HSDPA, HSUPA, WCDMA, GSM, GPRS, EDGE, and GNSS, -40 to +85°C
    • Two microSIM card slots (Dual SIM)
    • PCI Express and USB interface
Supervision and Control
  • System controller
    • Two front-panel LEDs for system status
  • Real-time clock with supercapacitor backup
    • Data retention of supercapacitor: 72 h
Electrical Specifications
  • Isolation voltage: 1500 VDC against shield
  • Supply voltages
    • 24 V and 36 V nominal input voltage according to EN 50155
    • 24 V nominal input voltage according to ISO 7637-2 (E-mark) requirements
    • Input voltages of 48V, 72V, 110V (on request)
    • EN 50155 power interruption class S2
    • Ignition signal at the front
  • Power consumption
    • 14.4 W with T48N CPU with Windows 7 operating system and 1 Gb Ethernet connection (model 09BL50S00)
Mechanical Specifications
  • Dimensions: Height 66 mm x Width 390 mm x Length 215 mm
  • Weight: 4.25 kg (model 09BL50S00)
Environmental Specifications
  • International Protection Rating:
    • IP20
    • Other IP protection classes possible on request
  • Temperature range (operation)
    • -40°C to 70°C, with up to 85°C for 10 minutes according to class TX (EN 50155)
    • Fanless operation
  • Temperature range (storage): -40°C to +85°C
  • Relative humidity (operation): max. 95% non-condensing
  • Relative humidity (storage): max. 95% non-condensing
  • Altitude: -300 m to +3000 m
  • Shock: 50 m/s², 30 ms (EN 61373)
  • Vibration (function): 1 m/s², 5 Hz to 150 Hz (EN 61373)
  • Vibration (lifetime): 7.9 m/s², 5 Hz to 150 Hz (EN 61373)
Reliability
MTBF: 267 047 h @ 40°C according to IEC/TR 62380 (RDF 2000) (model 09BL50S00)
Safety
  • Flammability (PCBs)
    • UL 94 V-0
  • Fire Protection
    • EN 45545-2 (Railway)
    • ECE-R118 (Automotive)
  • Electrical Safety
    • EN 50153
    • EN 50155
EMC Conformity (Automotive)
  • ECE R10 (E-mark)
  • ISO 10605 (ESD)
EMC Conformity (Railway)
EN 50121-3-2
Software Support
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Embedded Standard 7
  • Linux
  • For more information on supported operating system versions and drivers see Software.
BIOS
InsydeH2O UEFI Framework

Ordering Information

Standard BL50S Models
09BL50S00

BL50S, storage box computer including 2 HDD/SDD shuttles, 24 VDC PSU, AMD Dual Core T48N, 1.4 GHz, 2 GB RAM, SD card slot, mSATA slot, 1x DisplayPort, 5x Gb Ethernet, 2x USB, 2x SA-Adapter slot (UARTs, fieldbuses), 1x PCI Express Mini card slot, 2x SIM card slot, -40..+70(+85)°C screened, conformal coating, IP20, EN 50155, ISO 7637-2 (E-mark)

09BL50SB0

<strong>Design your own system</strong><br />With MEN&apos;s system configurator, which is available for download in a universal Excel format, you can configure a system to suit your individual needs.<br /><a class="download" href="loadfile.php?t=2&f=09bl50s_bto_public.xlsm">Get your BTO configurator here</a><br />The &apos;BTO How To Use&apos; guide provides instructions on how to use the configuration file.<br /><a class="download" href="loadfile.php?t=2&f=bto_configurator_how-to-use.pdf">BTO Configuration Guide</a><br />

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