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Fox

VL-EPM-19

A low power x86 embedded computer that is excellent for less demanding embedded applications that require high reliability. It includes expansion through a PC/104-Plus stackable bus (PCI + ISA), as well as a Mini PCIe socket, microSD socket, and an SPI/SPX interface.

  • DMP Vortex86DX2 32-bit Processor

    933 MHz performance with low power consumption

  • PC/104-Plus Expansion

    Supports PCI and ISA expansion on a highly rugged format.

  • Designed with no moving parts

    Soldered-on RAM, tested to withstand extreme temperatures, high-impact, and vibration.

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Specifications

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Mechanical Size: PC/104 Compliant: 108 mm x 96 mm (4.23" x 3.77")
Mechanical Weight: 120 grams (4.23 oz)
Processor DMP Vortex86DX2 
Input Voltage +5VDC
Power (typical) 6.7W
Bus Expansion PC/104-Plus
Operating Temperature -40° to +85°C
Shock and Vibration MIL-STD-202G
Memory (RAM) Up to 1 GB DDR2 soldered-on memory
Display Integrated video controller
Display Standard analog output (VGA)
Display LVDS interface
Storage One SATA 1.5 Gb/s port
Storage One Mini PCIe / mSATA socket 
Storage microSD socket, bootable
Network Two autodetect 10BaseT/100BaseTX ports
USB Four USB 2.0 host ports
Serial I/O Four COM ports
Digital I/O Eight TTL I/O lines (3.3V), independently configurable
Audio -
Other I/O SPI Interface
Operating System Compatibility Compatible with most x86 operating systems including Windows, Windows Embedded and Linux
Export Info ECCN: 5A992.c
Export Info Schedule B: 8471.60.7000

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Description

The Fox is a low power embedded computer designed around the PC/104-Plus standard. It is powered by a DMP Vortex86DX2 processor that enables the entire board to typically use less than 6.6W of power. Several I/O interfaces, multiple expansion buses, and thermal management options provide system designers with flexibility and low overall system cost.

Fox was designed with no moving parts, soldered-on RAM, and tested to withstand extreme temperatures, high-impact, and vibration. This single board computer is an ideal choice for applications that require moderate performance, low-power draw, high quality, and long product life.

As with all VersaLogic products, the Fox is backed by a five-year warranty, 10+ year availability, and expert US-based technical support.

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.

Resources

Product Reference

Software Support Packages

BIOS Release 1.01 11/5/2015 ZIP 292 KB DOWNLOAD

Additional Reference Materials

Accessories

Audio VL-ADR-01S  USB to Audio Adapter -25° to +85°C    Icon Photo Cable Kit VL-CKR-FOX  EPM-19 Fox Eval. Cable Kit. Includes VL-CBR-4005, 1014 (x2), 1008, 1204, 1604, 0702, and HDW-105.    Icon Photo VL-CBR-4005  System I/O paddleboard    Icon Photo VL-CBR-1014  RS232 two channel cable 2xDsub (9-pin), latching, 12"    Icon Photo VL-CBR-1008  ATX power adapter cable, 10-pin . 12"    Icon Photo VL-CBR-1204  VGA interface cable, 12-pin PicoClasp to 15-pin VGA, 12"    Icon Photo VL-CBR-1604  Dual Ethernet adapter cable, latching, 12"    Icon Photo VL-CBR-0702  SATA cable, latching, 20"    Icon Photo VL-HDW-105  Standoff package, 0.6", Metric thread    Icon Photo Cables VL-CBR-0203  Battery module, 2-pin latching, 6"    Icon Photo VL-CBR-0401  Power cable, ATX to SATA, 6.25"    Icon Photo VL-CBR-0503  USB 2.0 Male A to Male Micro-B cable, 0.5 m    Icon Photo VL-CBR-0901  Pico-Clasp to two SPX cables, 9-pin. 9"    Icon Photo VL-CBR-2014  LVDS to VGA adapter board    Icon Photo VL-CBR-2015  LVDS / flat panel cable, 24-bit (Hirose), 20"    Icon Photo VL-CBR-2016  LVDS / flat panel cable, 18-bit (JAE), 20"    Icon Photo VL-CBR-2017  LVDS / flat panel cable, 24-bit 20-pin 1mm (Hirose) to 1.25mm (Hirose), 20"    Icon Photo Hardware VL-PS200-ATX  200W ATX-style development power supply (20+4+4-pin ATX connector)    Icon Photo VL-HDW-106  Standoff package, 0.6", English thread    Icon Photo VL-HDW-108  Mini PCIe card / mSATA 10x hold-down screws for use with 2.5 mm standoffs, Metric thread, Nylon    Icon Photo Miscellaneous VL-HDW-111  Half- to Full-Size MiniPCIe Adapter Kit. Metal adapter and 2x screws.    Icon Photo VL-HDW-203  PC/104 extractor tool (metal)    Icon Photo Solid State Drives VL-F41-8EBN  SSD 8 GB SLC MicroSD card, industrial temperature VL-F41-4EBN  SSD 4 GB SLC MicroSD card, industrial temperature VL-F41-2EBN  SSD 2 GB SLC MicroSD card, industrial temperature
  • Part Number Description
  • Audio
  • VL-ADR-01S USB to Audio Adapter -25° to +85°C Icon Photo
  • Cable Kit
  • VL-CKR-FOX EPM-19 Fox Eval. Cable Kit. Includes VL-CBR-4005, 1014 (x2), 1008, 1204, 1604, 0702, and HDW-105. Icon Photo
  • VL-CBR-4005 System I/O paddleboard Icon Photo
  • VL-CBR-1014 RS232 two channel cable 2xDsub (9-pin), latching, 12" Icon Photo
  • VL-CBR-1008 ATX power adapter cable, 10-pin . 12" Icon Photo
  • VL-CBR-1204 VGA interface cable, 12-pin PicoClasp to 15-pin VGA, 12" Icon Photo
  • VL-CBR-1604 Dual Ethernet adapter cable, latching, 12" Icon Photo
  • VL-CBR-0702 SATA cable, latching, 20" Icon Photo
  • VL-HDW-105 Standoff package, 0.6", Metric thread Icon Photo
  • Cables
  • VL-CBR-0203 Battery module, 2-pin latching, 6" Icon Photo
  • VL-CBR-0401 Power cable, ATX to SATA, 6.25" Icon Photo
  • VL-CBR-0503 USB 2.0 Male A to Male Micro-B cable, 0.5 m Icon Photo
  • VL-CBR-0901 Pico-Clasp to two SPX cables, 9-pin. 9" Icon Photo
  • VL-CBR-2014 LVDS to VGA adapter board Icon Photo
  • VL-CBR-2015 LVDS / flat panel cable, 24-bit (Hirose), 20" Icon Photo
  • VL-CBR-2016 LVDS / flat panel cable, 18-bit (JAE), 20" Icon Photo
  • VL-CBR-2017 LVDS / flat panel cable, 24-bit 20-pin 1mm (Hirose) to 1.25mm (Hirose), 20" Icon Photo
  • Hardware
  • VL-PS200-ATX 200W ATX-style development power supply (20+4+4-pin ATX connector) Icon Photo
  • VL-HDW-106 Standoff package, 0.6", English thread Icon Photo
  • VL-HDW-108 Mini PCIe card / mSATA 10x hold-down screws for use with 2.5 mm standoffs, Metric thread, Nylon Icon Photo
  • Miscellaneous
  • VL-HDW-111 Half- to Full-Size MiniPCIe Adapter Kit. Metal adapter and 2x screws. Icon Photo
  • VL-HDW-203 PC/104 extractor tool (metal) Icon Photo
  • Solid State Drives
  • VL-F41-8EBN SSD 8 GB SLC MicroSD card, industrial temperature
  • VL-F41-4EBN SSD 4 GB SLC MicroSD card, industrial temperature
  • VL-F41-2EBN SSD 2 GB SLC MicroSD card, industrial temperature

Expansion Modules

Adapters VL-MPEs-S3E  SATA Adapter, industrial temperature (SATA signaling) VL-EPM-P2E  PC/104-Plus Mini PCIe socket x2 adapter, industrial temperature Analog & Digital I/O VL-MPEe-A1E  Analog Input Module, x8 channels single ended (12-bit resolution), industrial temperature (PCIe signaling) VL-MPEe-A2E  Analog Input Module, x8 channels single ended (16-bit resolution), industrial temperature (PCIe signaling) VL-SPX-1  Analog Input Module, x8 Channels, industrial temperature VL-SPX-2  Digital I/O Module, x16 lines, industrial temperature VL-SPX-4  Analog Output Module, x4 single channels 12-bit, industrial temperature VL-SPX-5  Solid State Switch Module, x8 channels, industrial temperature VCM-DAS-2  Analog Input, x16 (16-bit resolution) 200kHz + Digital I/O x16 VCM-DAS-3a  Analog Output x16 (12-bit resolution) + Digital I/O x24, industrial temperature GPS VL-MPEu-G2E  GPS Receiver, industrial temperature (USB signaling) VL-MPEu-G3E  Precision GPS Receiver, industrial temperature (USB signaling) In-Stack Power Supply VL-EPM-PS1a  Power supply in-stack, industrial temperature Network VL-MPEe-E3E  Gigabit Ethernet Adapter, industrial temperature (PCIe signaling) VL-MPEe-E4E  Gigabit Ethernet Over Fiber Optic media (PCIe signaling) VL-MPEe-E5E  Two Channel Gigabit Ethernet Adapter (PCIe signaling) VL-MPEe-FW1E  1394 Firewire Module, industrial temperature (PCIe signaling) VL-MPEu-C1E  Dual Channel CAN Bus Module (USB signaling) Serial I/O VL-MPEe-U2E  RS-232/422/485 x4 + GPIO x12 Module, industrial temperature (PCIe signaling) Solid-State Storage (Flash memory) VL-MPEs-F1E32  32 GB mSATA drive, industrial temperature (SATA signaling) VL-MPEs-F1E16  16 GB mSATA drive, industrial temperature (SATA signaling) VL-MPEs-F1E4  4 GB mSATA drive, industrial temperature (SATA signaling) Video VL-MPEe-V5E  VGA and LVDS Interface, industrial temperature (PCIe signaling) VL-EPM-V7E  Video expansion module: VGA and LVDS, industrial temperature
  • Part Number Description Form Factor
  • Adapters
  • VL-MPEs-S3E SATA Adapter, industrial temperature (SATA signaling) MSATA
  • VL-EPM-P2E PC/104-Plus Mini PCIe socket x2 adapter, industrial temperature PC/104-Plus
  • Analog & Digital I/O
  • VL-MPEe-A1E Analog Input Module, x8 channels single ended (12-bit resolution), industrial temperature (PCIe signaling) Mini PCIe
  • VL-MPEe-A2E Analog Input Module, x8 channels single ended (16-bit resolution), industrial temperature (PCIe signaling) Mini PCIe
  • VL-SPX-1 Analog Input Module, x8 Channels, industrial temperature SPX
  • VL-SPX-2 Digital I/O Module, x16 lines, industrial temperature SPX
  • VL-SPX-4 Analog Output Module, x4 single channels 12-bit, industrial temperature SPX
  • VL-SPX-5 Solid State Switch Module, x8 channels, industrial temperature SPX
  • VCM-DAS-2 Analog Input, x16 (16-bit resolution) 200kHz + Digital I/O x16 PC/104
  • VCM-DAS-3a Analog Output x16 (12-bit resolution) + Digital I/O x24, industrial temperature PC/104
  • GPS
  • VL-MPEu-G2E GPS Receiver, industrial temperature (USB signaling) Mini PCIe
  • VL-MPEu-G3E Precision GPS Receiver, industrial temperature (USB signaling) Mini PCIe
  • In-Stack Power Supply
  • VL-EPM-PS1a Power supply in-stack, industrial temperature PC/104-Plus
  • Network
  • VL-MPEe-E3E Gigabit Ethernet Adapter, industrial temperature (PCIe signaling) Mini PCIe
  • VL-MPEe-E4E Gigabit Ethernet Over Fiber Optic media (PCIe signaling) Mini PCIe
  • VL-MPEe-E5E Two Channel Gigabit Ethernet Adapter (PCIe signaling) Mini PCIe
  • VL-MPEe-FW1E 1394 Firewire Module, industrial temperature (PCIe signaling) Mini PCIe
  • VL-MPEu-C1E Dual Channel CAN Bus Module (USB signaling) Mini PCIe
  • Serial I/O
  • VL-MPEe-U2E RS-232/422/485 x4 + GPIO x12 Module, industrial temperature (PCIe signaling) Mini PCIe
  • Solid-State Storage (Flash memory)
  • VL-MPEs-F1E32 32 GB mSATA drive, industrial temperature (SATA signaling) MSATA
  • VL-MPEs-F1E16 16 GB mSATA drive, industrial temperature (SATA signaling) MSATA
  • VL-MPEs-F1E4 4 GB mSATA drive, industrial temperature (SATA signaling) MSATA
  • Video
  • VL-MPEe-V5E VGA and LVDS Interface, industrial temperature (PCIe signaling) Mini PCIe
  • VL-EPM-V7E Video expansion module: VGA and LVDS, industrial temperature PC/104-Plus

Models

Model:   VL-EPM-19SAK Nominal Speed:   933 MHz Memory Size:   512 MB Operating Temp.:   0° to +60°C Cooling:   Heat Sink Buy Online    Digikey Buy Online
Model:   VL-EPM-19SBK Nominal Speed:   933 MHz Memory Size:   1 GB Operating Temp.:   0° to +60°C Cooling:   Heat Sink Buy Online    Digikey Buy Online
Model:   VL-EPM-19EAK Nominal Speed:   800 MHz Memory Size:   512 MB Operating Temp.:   -40° to +85°C Cooling:   Heat Sink Buy Online    Digikey Buy Online
Model:   VL-EPM-19EBK Nominal Speed:   800 MHz Memory Size:   1 GB Operating Temp.:   -40° to +85°C Cooling:   Heat Sink Buy Online    Digikey Buy Online

Models

  • Model Nominal Speed Memory Size Operating Temp. Cooling Buy Online
  • VL-EPM-19SAK 933 MHz 512 MB 0° to +60°C Heat Sink Buy from Digi-Key
  • VL-EPM-19SBK 933 MHz 1 GB 0° to +60°C Heat Sink Buy from Digi-Key
  • VL-EPM-19EAK 800 MHz 512 MB -40° to +85°C Heat Sink Buy from Digi-Key
  • VL-EPM-19EBK 800 MHz 1 GB -40° to +85°C Heat Sink Buy from Digi-Key