AI@Edge Fanless Embedded Box PC with NVIDIA AGX Xavier
- 512-core Volta GPU with Tensor Cores
- Support RJ-45 x 4 for PoE (802.11af, total 60W)
- Support DB-9 x 1 for RS-232/422/485, CANBUS x 1
- Support 40-pin header, Mic in and Line out
- Supoort M.2 E key, M key and SATA storage
The BOXER-8240AI embedded AI Edge system features the NVIDIA® Jetson AGX Xavier™ combined with industrial rugged design, allowing developers to bring more AI edge applications wherever they’re needed.
The heart of the BOXER-8240AI is the innovative and powerful NVIDIA Jetson AGX Xavier; featuring the Volta GPU which packs an astonishing 512 CUDA cores and 64 Tensor cores, offering AI processing speeds up to 32 TOPS. The AGX Xavier also features several power modes, allowing developers and users to adjust the system to their needs, whether it’s for more power efficiency or maximizing performance. The BOXER-8240AI is built with and innovative fanless design that allows the Jetson AGX Xavier SoC to operate in ambient temperatures from -10°C to 55°C without a loss in performance while keeping out dust and other contaminants.
The BOXER-8240AI is designed to combine AI, control and communication into a single platform solution. It’s flexible range of I/O features include four PoE Gigabit Ethernet ports each designed to deliver 1 Gbps speeds, powering connected cameras while ensuring delay free streaming for real-time video processing.
The BOXER-8240AI also features a 40-pin I/O connector and dual COM RS-485 ports, as well as USB3.2 Gen 1 and USB2.0 Type A ports, two USB3.2 Gen 1 Type C ports, and audio line in (mic) and audio line out ports.
The BOXER-8240AI provides expandability with M.2 2230 E-key slot, perfect for wireless communication such as Wi-Fi, giving the BOXER-8240AI the ability to deploy as a powerful Edge Network Gateway. The BOXER-8240AI also provides flexible and fast storage with M.2 2280 NVMe slot and SATA III (6.0 Gbps) storage, easy to install with easy access panels on the bottom of the system.
With this combination of AI, control and communication, the BOXER-8240AI is at home in just about any application, whether powering a single demanding task such as AGV pathfinding or collision avoidance for smart factory robots, or running multiple AI inferences side by side to provide greater coverage for intelligent security and crowd monitoring for compliance with health requirements during the ongoing pandemic.
Accelerated AI Inferencing with the NVIDIA® Jetson AGX Xavier™
Powered by the NVIDIA® Jetson AGX Xavier™, the BOXER-8240AI can take advantage of its NVIDIA Volta™ GPU architecture, containing 512 CUDA® cores and 64 Tensor cores to provide a peak AI performance of 32 TOPS.
Such exceptional performance enables the BOXER-8240AI to process and analyze several high-resolution images simultaneously, offering precise attributes for implementing traffic management and intelligent security applications.
Unique I/O for Real-Time Data Processing
With a flexible I/O featuring four PoE Gigabit Ethernet ports and a 40-pin programmable GPIO, the BOXER-8240AI is designed to accommodate a wide range of sensors and cameras. Consequently, vision-based applications benefit from no latency, facilitating deployment in applications such as smart factory AGVs or in-vehicle collision avoidance systems.
The BOXER-8240AI also hosts a myriad of expansion options, such as an M.2 2230 E-key slot, enabling Wi-Fi, and an M.2 2280 NVMe slot and SATA III (6.0 Gbps), offering a platform for aerospace and autonomous robotics solutions.
Rugged Mechanism Design for Dynamic Functionality
The BOXER-8240AI’s fanless design offers users an incredibly durable and adaptable machine. A wide operating temperature, along with anti-shock and anti-vibration features enable the BOXER-8240AI to be deployed in a variety of environments, from unstable and dynamic settings to Edge Network Gateway applications.
Illustrating AAEON’s commitment to the needs of our customers is the customization options available through the BOXER-8240AI’s clamshell chassis, allowing for simplified disassembly and module expansion.
Software Integration to Enhance Security and Speed up Time to Market
Pre-installed with a Linux OS, the BOXER-8240AI also supports Secure Boot to ensure data security complies with the industry standard. Additionally, Trust zone cybersecurity measures are also supported to provide robust protection, ensuring the comprehensive integrity of data processed on the edge.
For fast and easy application development, AAEON’s customized Linux OS supports a variety of AI frameworks, enabling inference models to be added to suit the project
The BOXER-8240AI won its second award of the year during COMPUTEX TAIPEI, Asia’s largest annual ICT exhibition, being presented with the Golden Award in the Smart Retail Business Solution & IPC Embedded Products category of the COMPUTEX Best Choice Award.
Out of thousands of products, only six were selected for the Golden Award at this year’s exhibition, illustrating AAEON’s esteemed place within the industry, and recognition of its continued commitment to innovation.
2022 has also seen the BOXER-8240AI win AAEON another Taiwan Excellence Award, which recognized its aesthetic clamshell design, software integration, and the eclectic application potential that its unique I/O provides users.
The BOXER-8240AI’s synthesis of refined edge AI inferencing, unique I/O features, and fanless mechanism design makes it the superior choice for any vertical market application, from intelligent security to industry 4.0.
|AI ACCELERATOR||NVIDIA® AGX Xavier|
|CPU||8-core ARM v8.2 64bit CPU, 8MB L2 + 4MB L3|
|SYSTEM MEMORY||32GB 256-Bit LPDDR4x 137GB/s|
|STORAGE DEVICE|| |
32GB eMMC 5.1
|DISPLAY INTERFACE||HDMI 2.0 x 1|
|ETHERNET||10/100/1000 Base-TX with IEEE 802.11 af PoE LAN x 4|
PoE x 4 (IEEE 802.af, total 60W)
USB 2.0 header x 1 (Optional, circuit reserved)
|INDICATOR||Power LED x1|
|OS SUPPORT|| |
Linux (NVIDIA Jetpack 4.5 and above)
|POWER REQUIREMENT||DC 12V~24V 2-pin terminal|
|DIMENSION||8.26” x 6.46” x 2.32” (210mm x 164.2mm x 59mm)|
|GROSS WEIGHT||6 lbs (2.72kg)|
|NET WEIGHT||4.23 lbs (1.92kg)|
|OPERATING TEMPERATURE||14°F ~ 131°F (-10°C ~ 55°C, according to IEC60068-2 with 0.5 m/s AirFlow)|
|STORAGE TEMPERATURE||-40 °F ~ 158°F(-40°C ~ 70°C)|
|STORAGE HUMIDITY||95% @ 40°C, non-condensing|
|ANTI-VIBRATION||Random, 3 Grms, 5 ~ 500Hz|
|CERTIFICATION||CE/FCC Class A|