UC-8100 Series

Features and Benefits

  • Armv7 Cortex-A8 300/600/1000 MHz processor
  • Dual auto-sensing 10/100 Mbps Ethernet ports
  • Rich programmable LEDs and a programmable button for easy installation and maintenance
  • Debian 9 open platform
  • Cybersecurity functions


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The UC-8100 computing platform is designed for embedded data-acquisition applications. The computer comes with one or two RS-232/422/485 serial ports and dual 10/100 Mbps Ethernet LAN ports, as well as a mini PCIe slot to support cellular modules. These versatile communication capabilities let users efficiently adapt the UC-8100 to a variety of complex communications solutions.

The UC-8100 is built around a Cortex-A8 Arm–based processor that has been optimized for use in energy monitoring systems, but is widely applicable to a variety of industrial solutions. With flexible interfacing options, this tiny embedded computer is a reliable and secure gateway for data acquisition and processing at field sites as well as a useful communication platform for many other large-scale deployments.


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CPU UC-8131-LX: Armv7 Cortex-A8 300 MHz
UC-8132-LX: Armv7 Cortex-A8 300 MHz
UC-8162-LX: Armv7 Cortex-A8 600 MHz
UC-8112-LX: Armv7 Cortex-A8 1 GHz
DRAM UC-8112-LX: 512 MB DDR3
UC-8131-LX: 256 MB DDR3
UC-8132-LX: 256 MB DDR3
UC-8162-LX: 512 MB DDR3
Supported OS Linux Debian 9 kernel 4.4 (Moxa Industrial Linux)
Storage Pre-installed 8 GB eMMC
Storage Slot SD slots x 1
Computer Interface
Ethernet Ports Auto-sensing 10/100 Mbps ports (RJ45 connector) x 2
Serial Ports UC-8112-LX: RS-232/422/485 ports x 2, software-selectable (terminal block)
UC-8162-LX: RS-232/422/485 ports x 2, software-selectable (terminal block)
UC-8131-LX: RS-232/422/485 ports x 1, software-selectable (terminal block)
UC-8132-LX: RS-232/422/485 ports x 2, software-selectable (terminal block)
USB 2.0 USB 2.0 hosts x 1, type-A connectors
Expansion Slots UC-8112-LX: mPCIe slot x 1
UC-8132-LX: mPCIe slot x 1
UC-8162-LX: mPCIe slot x 1
Number of SIMs UC-8112-LX: 1
UC-8132-LX: 1
UC-8162-LX: 1
SIM Format Mini
Buttons Reset button
Console Port RS-232 (TxD, RxD, GND), 4-pin header output (115200, n, 8, 1)
Ethernet Interface
Magnetic Isolation Protection 1.5 kV (built-in)
Serial Interface
Data Bits 5, 6, 7, 8
Parity None, Even, Odd, Space, Mark
Stop Bits 1, 1.5, 2
Baudrate 300 bps to 921.6 kbps
Serial Signals
RS-422 Tx+, Tx-, Rx+, Rx-, GND
RS-485-4w Tx+, Tx-, Rx+, Rx-, GND
RS-485-2w Data+, Data-, GND
LED Indicators
System Power x 1
SD slots x 1
Programmable x 3
Wireless Signal Strength Cellular/Wi-Fi x 3
Physical Characteristics
Housing Plastic
Weight 224 g (0.5 lb)
Dimensions 101 x 27 x 128 mm (3.98 x 1.06 x 5.04 in)
Installation DIN-rail mounting, Wall mounting (with optional kit)
Environmental Limits
Operating Temperature -10 to 60°C (14 to 140°F)
Storage Temperature (package included) -20 to 80°C (-4 to -176°F)
Ambient Relative Humidity 5 to 95% (non-condensing)
Vibration 2 Grms @ IEC 60068-2-64, random wave, 5-500 Hz, 1 hr per axis (without USB devices attached)
Shock IEC 60068-2-27
Standards and Certifications
EMC EN 55032/24, KC (UC-8162)
EMI CISPR 32, FCC Part 15B Class A
EMS IEC 61000-4-2 ESD: Contact: 4 kV; Air: 8 kV
IEC 61000-4-3 RS: 80 MHz to 1 GHz: 3 V/m
IEC 61000-4-4 EFT: Power: 1 kV; Signal: 0.5 kV
IEC 61000-4-5 Surge: Power: 0.5 kV
IEC 61000-4-6 CS: 3 V
IEC 61000-4-8 PFMF
Safety UL 60950-1
Green Product RoHS, CRoHS, WEEE
Alert Tools RTC (real-time clock)
Automatic Reboot Trigger Built-in WDT
Time UC-8131-LX: 1,465,546 hrs
UC-8132-LX/8162-LX: 1,195,173 hrs
UC-8112-LX: 1,149,242 hrs
Standards Telcordia (Bellcore) Standard
Warranty Period 5 years
Details See www.moxa.com/warranty