UC-8100A-ME-T Series

Features and Benefits

  • Armv7 Cortex-A8 1000 MHz processor
  • Moxa Industrial Linux with 10-year long-term support
  • Dual auto-sensing 10/100 Mbps Ethernet ports
  • SD slot for storage expansion
  • Programmable LEDs and a programmable button for easy installation and maintenance
  • Mini-PCIe slot for wireless module
  • -40 to 70°C wide-temperature range with LTE enabled

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Introduction

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

The UC-8100A-ME-T is built around a Cortex-A8 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 communications platform for many other large-scale deployments.

Wide-temperature and LTE-enabled models are available. All units are thoroughly tested in a testing chamber, guaranteeing that the LTE-enabled computing platforms are suitable for wide-temperature applications.

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Specifications

Computer
CPU Armv7 Cortex-A8 1 GHz
Pre-installed OS Moxa Industrial Linux (Debian 9, Kernel 4.4)
DRAM 1 GB DDR3
Storage Pre-installed 8 GB eMMC
Storage Slot SD slots x 1
Computer Interface
USB 2.0 USB 2.0 hosts x 1, type-A connectors
Console Port RS-232 (TxD, RxD, GND), 4-pin header output (115200, n, 8, 1)
Expansion Slots UC-8112A-ME-T-LX: mPCIe slot x 1
Number of SIMs 1
SIM Format Mini
Buttons Reset Button
Serial Ports RS-232/422/485 ports x 2, software-selectable (terminal block)
Cellular Antenna Connector SMA x 2
GPS Antenna Connector SMA x 1
LED Indicators
System Power x 1
Programmable x 1
SD slots x 1
USB x 1, Diagnostic x 3
Wireless Signal Strength Cellular/Wi-Fi x 3
Ethernet Interface
Ethernet Ports Auto-sensing 10/100 Mbps ports (RJ45 connector) x 2
Magnetic Isolation Protection 1.5 kV (built-in)
Serial Interface
Baudrate 300 bps to 921.6 kbps
Data Bits 5, 6, 7, 8
Stop Bits 1, 1.5, 2
Parity None, Even, Odd, Space, Mark
Serial Signals
RS-232 TxD, RxD, RTS, CTS, GND
RS-422 Tx+, Tx-, Rx+, Rx-, GND
RS-485-4w Tx+, Tx-, Rx+, Rx-, GND
RS-485-2w Data+, Data-, GND
Cellular Interface
Band Options (US) UC-8112A-ME-T-LX-US: LTE Band 2 (1900 MHz) / LTE Band 4 (1700 MHz) / LTE Band 5 (850 MHz) / LTE Band 13 (700 MHz) / LTE Band 17 (700 MHz)
UC-8112A-ME-T-LX-US: UMTS/HSPA 850 MHz / 1900 MHz
Band Options (EU) UC-8112A-ME-T-LX-EU: LTE Band 1 (2100 MHz) / LTE Band 3 (1800 MHz) / LTE Band 5 (850 MHz) / LTE Band 7 (2600 MHz) / LTE Band 8 (900 MHz) / LTE Band 20 (800 MHz)
UC-8112A-ME-T-LX-EU: UMTS/HSPA 850 MHz / 900 MHz / 1900 MHz / 2100 MHz
Band Option (APAC) UC-8112A-ME-T-LX-AP: LTE Band 1 (2100 MHz) / LTE Band 3 (1800 MHz) / LTE Band 5 (850 MHz) / LTE Band 7 (2600 MHz) / LTE Band 8 (900 MHz) / LTE Band 28 (700 MHz)
UC-8112A-ME-T-LX-AP: UMTS/HSPA 850 MHz / 900 MHz / 1900 MHz / 2100 MHz
GPS Interface
Receiver Types 72-channel u-blox M8 engine
GPS/GLONASS/Galileo
Accuracy Position: 2.5 m CEP
SBAS: 2.0 m CEP
Acquisition Aided starts: 3 sec
Cold starts: 26 sec
Sensitivity Cold starts: -148 dBm
Tracking: -164 dBm
Time Pulse 0.25 Hz to 10 MHz
Physical Characteristics
Housing Metal
Weight 550 g (1.22 lb)
Dimensions 141 x 125.6 x 33 mm (5.55 x 4.94 x 1.3 in)
Installation DIN-rail mounting, Wall mounting (with optional kit)
Power Parameters
Input Voltage 12 to 36 VDC
Power Consumption 6 W
Input Current 700 mA @ 12 VAC
Environmental Limits
Ambient Relative Humidity 5 to 95% (non-condensing)
Operating Temperature UC-8112A-ME-T-LX: -40 to 85°C (-40 to 185°F)
UC-8112A-ME-T-LX-AP: -40 to 70°C (-40 to 158°F)
UC-8112A-ME-T-LX-US: -40 to 70°C (-40 to 158°F)
UC-8112A-ME-T-LX-EU: -40 to 70°C (-40 to 158°F)
Storage Temperature (package included) -40 to 85°C (-40 to 185°F)
Shock IEC 60068-2-27
Vibration 2 Grms @ IEC 60068-2-64, random wave, 5-500 Hz, 1 hr per axis (without USB devices attached)
Standards and Certifications
EMC EN 55032/35
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 5 GHz: 3 V/m
IEC 61000-4-4 EFT: Power: 1 kV; Signal: 0.5 kV
IEC 61000-4-6 CS: 3 V
IEC 61000-4-5 Surge: Power: 0.5 kV; Signal: 1 kV
IEC 61000-4-8 PFMF
Safety UL 62368-1, EN 62368-1
Hazardous Locations Class I Division 2, ATEX, IECEx
Green Product RoHS, CRoHS, WEEE
Reliability
Alert Tools External RTC (real-time clock)
Automatic Reboot Trigger External WDT (watchdog timer)
MTBF
Time UC-8112A-ME-T-LX: 868,326 hrs
UC-8112A-ME-T-LX-US: 677,570 hrs
UC-8112A-ME-T-LX-EU: 677,570 hrs
UC-8112A-ME-T-LX-AP: 677,570 hrs
Standards Telcordia (Bellcore) Standard TR/SR
Warranty
Warranty Period 5 years
Details See www.moxa.com/warranty