An extremely small and rugged FireWire module based on the industry-standard Mini PCIe module format. This Mini PCIe module provides an easy and economical way to add FireWire 1394 to an embedded computing solution. It supports one FireWire 800 (1394b) and one FireWire 400 (1394a) channel.
Two channels of 1394 FireWire
6-pin connector FireWire 400/1394a and 9-pin connector FireWire 800/1394b
Compatible with Mini PCIe sockets
Latching Fire Wire 400/1394a connector
Prevents detachment failures
See datasheet for more details
|Mechanical||Size: Mini PCIe module (full size): 30 x 50.95 x 6.39 mm (1.18 x 2 x .25")|
|Mechanical||Weight: 8.5g (0.3 oz)|
|Input Voltage||3.3V (from Mini PCIe slot)|
|Bus Interface||Mini PCIe|
|Operating Temperature||-40° to +85°C|
|Shock and Vibration||MIL-STD-202G|
|Other I/O||1-channel FireWire 400 (1394a)|
|Other I/O||1-channel FireWire 800 (1394b)|
|Operating System Compatibility||Most x86 operating systems including Windows, Windows Embedded, Linux, VxWorks, and QNX.|
|Export Info||ECCN: 4A994|
|Export Info||Schedule B: 8471.60.7000|
See datasheet for full specifications
The VL-MPEe-FW1 is an extremely small and rugged FireWire module based on the industry-standard Mini PCIe module format. This Mini PCIe module provides an easy and economical way to add FireWire 1394 to an embedded computing solution.
This module supports one FireWire 800 (1394b) and one FireWire 400 (1394a) channel operating at extended temperature. This I/O board is compatible with a variety of popular x86 operating systems including Windows, and Linux.
As with all VersaLogic products, the VL-MPEe-FW1 is designed to support OEM applications where high reliability and long-term availability are required. From application design-in support to 10+ year availability, the VL-MPEe-FW1 provides a durable I/O expansion with an excellent cost of ownership.
VersaLogic products are designed for use by OEMs working in a variety of market applications: Aerospace, Defense, Energy, Industrial, Security, Medical, Military, Robotics, and Transportation. VersaLogic delivers extremely reliable standard and customized embedded computers backed with unsurpassed service and the highest availability in the market.
- 1394 Firewire Module VL-MPEe-FW1 Datasheet 12/24/2015 PDF 1.04 MB DOWNLOAD
- 1394 Firewire Module VL-MPEe-FW1 Reference Manual 9/23/2015 PDF 199 KB DOWNLOAD
Software Support Packages
- Windows 7 SP1 MPEe-FW1E FireWire Driver 112912 32-bit 11/20/2015 ZIP 10 MB DOWNLOAD
- Windows 10 Enterprise SP1 MPEe-FW1E FireWire Driver 112912 64-bit 11/20/2015 ZIP 14 MB DOWNLOAD
Additional Reference Materials
- Part Number Description
- VL-CBR-0602 Firewire 6-pin latching cable, 1.5 m
- VL-CBR-0403 Power cable. 4-pin 12V, 12"
- VL-HDW-108 Mini PCIe card / mSATA 10x hold-down screws for use with 2.5 mm standoffs, Metric thread, Nylon
- VL-HDW-110 Mini PCIe module 10x hold-down screws for use with 2.0 mm standoffs, Nylon
- Part Number Description Form Factor
- VL-EPM-P2E PC/104-Plus Mini PCIe socket x2 adapter, industrial temperature PC/104-Plus
- VL-EPMp-P2E PCI-104 Mini PCIe socket x2 Adapter, industrial temperature PCI-104