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RuggON ruggVMC VM-521 10.4" In-Vehicle Computer


  • 10.4" 1024 x 768 XGA TFT LCD with LED backlight, 5-wire resistive touch screen
  • 1000 nits high brightness display supports defroster
  • Intel ® Atom™ E3845 1.91 GHz , optional Intel® Atom™ E3827 1.75 GHz
  • 4 GB DDR3L SODIMM, expandable to 8 GB
  • IEC 60529 IP66, MIL-STD-810G
  • Health readiness via SAE J1939 / OBDII
  • Smart power management with wide range DC power input
  • Industrial communications for field use
  • Video surveillance function (Optional)
  • 3 x RS-232 COM Ports, 4 x GPIO, 1 x CAN bus, 2 x GbE LAN,2 x USB2.0
  • Supports Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac & Bluetooth V4.0
  • 4G LTE / GPRS / HSPA+ and GNSS (Optional)
  • Supports wide operating temperature : -30° C to 55° C (-22°F to 131°F)

The VM-521 is a Vehicle PC with a 10.4-inch XGA TFT LED LCD with a 5-wire resistive touch capability. The 1000 nits brightness lets you easily see the screen in the outdoors. An Intel Atom E3845 1.91 GHz is standard and an Intel Atom E3827 1.75 GHz is optional. A 4 GB DDR3L SODIMM that is expandable to 8 GB is supported along with a 2.5" SSD and an SD slot. The VM-521 is a reliable and durable system. The front panel is IEC 60529 IP66 and it supports a defroster function. As for operating vibration it holds a MIL-STD-810G certification as well as Method 514.7 c2/c3/c4, IEC 60721-3-5 class 5M3. Operating Shock certification is MIL-STD-810G, 40G at 11ms Terminal / Saw tooth. As for Salt or foggy environment, the VM-521 holds a MIL-STD-810G certification, Change 1, Method 509.6. The operating temperature is -30°C to +55°C.

There are currently three operating systems supported, Windows 10 IoT Enterprise, Windows Embedded 8 and Windows Embedded 7. The I/O interface consists of two Gigabit RJ45, three RS-232, two USB 2.0 and a CAN bus (SAE J1939 / OBD II supported). There are four GPIO and audio output jack, Line-in / MIC jack and an optional video input x 4. WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac and Blue tooth V4.0 Class 2 are standard and 4G LTE / GPRS / HSPA+ or GNSS (GPS / QZSS or GLONASS) is optional. DC input is 9~32 VDC or an optional 18~60 VDC. There is also an option for ignition sense, Remote power on, wake on SMS / RTC and a UPS backup battery rated at 7.5V, 2900 mAhr.

Base Configurations

RuggON VM-521 10.4 inch In-Vehicle PC

  • 10.4" 1024 x 768 XGA TFT LCD with LED Backlight, 1000 nits High Brightness
    5-wire Resistive Touch Screen
  • Intel ® Atom™ E3845 1.91 GHz Quad Core Processor
  • 4GB DDR3L SO-DIMM Memory
  • 1x 2.5" SATA SSD slot with 64GB Capacity
  • Serial I/O: 1x RS232 port with 5V support, 2x RS232, 4x isolation GPI/4x isolation GPO, 2x USB 2.0, 1x CAN bus (SAE J1939/OBDII)
  • 2x 10/100/1000 base-T Ethernet port
  • Built-in 3-axis G-sensor, Dual speaker, Audio (Audio in/Line out)
  • 1x internal SIM slot for WWAN
  • WLAN and Bluetooth: Intel 7260 Combo Module with Internal Antenna
  • GPS: Yes
  • Built-in Defroster
  • 18~60VDC Power Input
    Internal Battery Pack: 2900mAh, 7.4V
  • 2-Year Warranty (Except for LCD/Touch/ Battery)