AMAX-5580 - Intel 6th Gen. Core i7/i5/Celeron Control PC with VGA/HDMI, dual Gigabit Ethernet, 4x USB3.0 ports and EtherCAT slice I/O expansion
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AMAX-5580 Ethercat Control PC
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6 AMAX-5580 versions available

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AMAX-5580 with Intel Core i5-6300U 2.4GHz processor and 8GB DDR4 memory
AMAX-5580 with Intel Core i7-6600U 2.6GHz processor and 8GB DDR4 memory
AMAX-5580 with Intel Celeron 3955U 2.0GHz processor and 4GB DDR4 memory
AMAX-5580 with Intel Celeron 3955U 2.0GHz processor, 4GB DDR4 memory,64G SSD, 2MB NVRAM, WIN7 32-bit and CODESYS V3 Pure Control
AMAX-5580 with Intel Core i5-6300U 2.4GHz processor, 8GB DDR4 memory, 64G SSD, 2MB NVRAM, WIN7 64-bit and CODESYS V3 P2P Motion w/ HMI
AMAX-5580 with Intel Core i5-6300U 2.4GHz processor, 8GB DDR4 memory, 64G SSD, 2MB NVRAM, WIN7 64-bit and CODESYS V3 Advanced Motion w/ HMI
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Smart Power Input EtherCAT Module with 4-ch digital input
4-ch RTD Input EtherCAT Module
6-ch Current Analog Input EtherCAT Module
6-ch Voltage Analog Input EtherCAT Module
6-ch Thermocouple Input EtherCAT Module
4-ch Analog Output EtherCAT Module
8-ch Digital Input EtherCAT Module
16-ch Digital Input EtherCAT Module
8-ch Sink-type Digital Output EtherCAT Module
8-ch Source-type Digital Output EtherCAT Module
16-ch Sink-type Digital Output EtherCAT Module
16-ch Source-type Digital Output EtherCAT Module
EtherCAT Coupler with ID Switch
EtherCAT Extension Module
2-ch Counter/Encoder Input EtherCAT Module
MiniPCIe Expansion Module with SIM card slot
2-port Gigabit Ethernet Vision Frame Grabber
2-port Gigabit Ethernet PoE Vision Frame Grabber
4-port USB3.0 Vision Frame Grabber Module
2-port Isolated RS-232/422/485 Serial Module
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AMAX-5580 overview

  • Supports 6th Gen. Intel Core i7/i5/Celeron processors up to 2.6GHz
  • Supports up to 8GB DDR4 on-board memory
  • 1x VGA, 1x HDMI graphic interfaces
  • 2x Gigabit Ethernet ports
  • 4x USB3.0 ports
  • 2x RS-232/422/485 serial ports
  • Dual power input with alarm output
  • Compact and fanless design for DIN-rail mount in control cabinet
  • Maximum four expansion module capability on the left side for AMAX-5400 series module
  • Wireless mPCIe module support for 3G/LTE/Wifi/GPS
  • Chassis grounding protection
  • Independent resource on Intel i210 GbE for better EtherCAT performance
  • Upstream LAN redundancy (Intel Teaming Function)
  • Downstream EtherCAT cable redundancy
  • Optimized BIOS for CODESYS Real-time Control Kernel
Advantech's AMAX-5580 is an expandable control industrial PC featuring Intel 6th Gen. Core i7/i5/Celeron processors. Designed for automation control, this open control platform is expandable with a range of AMAX-5000 EtherCAT Slice IO modules for real-time I/O control. The AMAX-5580 is also usable as a standalone terminal as well as in connection with the flexible options in the AMAX-5400 expansion module range.

Supporting downstream communication protocols including Modbus RTU, Modbus TCP, PROFINET, Ethernet/IP, the AMAX-5580 can integrate into a variety of existing networks seamlessly. Dual Gigabit Ethernet ports and MiniPCIe expansions for Wifi/3G/LTE options make the AMAX-5580 a great Edge data control server or data gateway concentrator. Seamless integration with I/O can save costs and fulfil a diverse range of automation projects.

The AMAX-5580 control PC offers 4GB or 8GB DDR4 memory variations depending on your choice of processor along with four USB3.0 ports, two RS-232/422/485 DB9 ports and HDMI/VGA display outputs.

For more information about the AMAX-5580 please contact our technical sales team on +44 (0)1782 337 800 or alternatively submit an enquiry.

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