SIEMENS Industrial PCs – Box PC SIMATIC IPC227E

SIMATIC IPC227E
SIMATIC IPC227E (Nanobox PC): The Box PC with optimized performance in compact design – maintenance-free and rugged

The SIMATIC IPC227E Nanobox PC is an extremely compact and flexible embedded industrial PC.

Thanks to its closed, dust-protected all-metal enclosure, the IPC227E offers maximum industrial functionality for flexible use under harsh conditions – while remaining maintenance-free.

Modern interfaces and the option for expansion via a PCIe slot mean this Box PC can be easily integrated into the automation system. The latest Intel Dual-Core and Quad-Core processors ensure excellent performance here in an ultra-compact design.

SIMATIC IPC227E Benefits

Low space requirements and installation flexibility

  • Maximum compactness with approx. 1 liter enclosure volume or more with integrated industrial power supply for minimum space requirements in the control cabinet
  • Excellent flexibility thanks to three installation variants and interfaces on one side suitable for any installation situation

High degree of ruggedness for maintenance-free continuous operation

  • Maximum industrial functionality thanks to closed enclosure for optimum dust protection and high electromagnetic compatibility
  • Backup of important system data thanks to non-volatile retentive memory (NVRAM, optional)
  • Designed for continuous operation at ambient temperatures up to 60 °C and high vibration/shock requirements
  • Maintenance-free operation – without fans (operation without battery possible)

Optimized for use as gateway and for control and visualization tasks

  • High-performance and energy-saving dual-core and quad-core Intel Celeron processors
  • Diverse interfaces and configuration options (USB 3.0, 2 x Gbit Ethernet, RS232/RS485/RS422, SSD/CFast/HDD)
  • Optimized for headless operation with LEDs for efficient self-diagnostics

High level of investment security for reducing engineering costs

  • Long-term availability: Service & support period up to 11 years
  • Ideal platform for SIMATIC Software Controller and/or WinCC RT Advanced
  • Simple integration into automation solutions with the TIA Portal and on-board PROFINET interfaces

SIMATIC IPC227E Application

The Nanobox PC has a diverse range of applications, including:

  • Control, visualization and communication tasks in areas like mechanical engineering, transportation systems or power transmission
  • Acquisition, further processing and visualization of data
  • Machine-level applications that additionally require C/C++ programs
  • Additionally, applications such as shipbuilding, building automation, and storage & logistics

The SIMATIC IPC227E can be operated in the industrial sector as well as in domestic, business and commercial environments.

SIMATIC IPC227E Design

Basic design
  • All-metal enclosure, resistant to vibrations and shocks, also with high electromagnetic compatibility
  • Isolated power supply:
    • 24 V DC (19.2 to 28.8 V)
  • Graphics connection DisplayPort
    • Resolution: Up to 2 560 x 1 600 pixels
  • Interfaces (accessible from one side):
    • 2 x LAN 10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet interface (RJ45)
    • 1 x USB V3.0, 3 x USB V2.0
  • Field bus
    • PROFINET Realtime via Standard Ethernet interface
Design versions
  • Processor / main memory configuration:
    • Intel Celeron N2807, 1.58 GHz, Dual Core
    • Intel Celeron N2930, 1.83 GHz, Quad Core
    • respectively without/with trusted platform module TPM V2.0
  • Main memory configuration
    • 2 GB, 4 GB or 8 GB RAM
  • Retentive memory
    • 512 KB retentive memory (NVRAM), of which 128 KB can be written within the buffer time (optional)
  • Serial interface expansion as device version:
    • Without MPI interface
    • 2 COM interfaces (RS 232 / RS 485 / RS 422; switchable in the BIOS)
  • Hardware expansion as device versions:
    • 1 x PCIe slot (optional)
  • Drives:
    • CFast drive (replaceable, accessible): 4 GB, 8 GB or 16 GB or
    • Solid-state drive 80 GB, 2.5″ or
    • Solid-state drive 240 GB, 2.5″ or
    • Hard disk 320 GB, 2.5″
  • Preinstalled operating systems:
    • Windows Embedded Standard 7 E / P, 32-bit or 64-bit
    • Windows 7 Ultimate, Multi-Language, 32-bit or 64-bit
    • Windows 10 IoT Enterprise LTSB 2016, MUI, 64-bit
SIMATIC IPC227E (bottom side)
Integrated diagnostics DiagBase
  • Integrated, parameterizable monitoring functions (program execution / watchdog, internal enclosure temperature, mass storage)
Product No. / Product DescriptionListprice / Your price
6ES7647-8B…-….
SIMATIC IPC227E (NANOBOX PC); 1 X DISPLAY-PORT GRAPHIC; 2 X 10/100/1000 MBIT/S ETHERNET RJ45; 1 X USB3.0, 3X USB2.0; CFAST-SLOT; 24V DC INDUSTRIAL POWER SUPPLY;

SIEMENS Box PC SIMATIC IPC227E Technical specifications

Article number

6ES7647-8B…-….

SIMATIC IPC227E (NANOBOX PC)

Installation type/mounting

Mounting

DIN rail, wall mounting, portrait mounting

Design

Box PC, built-in unit

Supply voltage

Type of supply voltage

24 V DC

Mains buffering

  • ● Mains/voltage failure stored energy time

20 ms

Processor

Processor type

Intel Celeron N2807 / N2930

Drives

Hard disk

2.5″ SATA ≥ 320 GB

SSD

Yes; ≥ 80 GB optional

Memory

Type of memory

DDR3L

Main memory

2 / 4 / 8 GB

Capacity of main memory, max.

8 Gbyte

Data areas and their retentivity

Retentive data area (incl. timers, counters, flags), max.

512 kbyte; 128 KB can be stored in the buffer time; optional

Hardware configuration

Slots

  • ● free slots

1x PCIe x1 (optional)

  • ● Number of PCI slots

1; Optional

  • ● Number of compact flash slots

1; CFast

Interfaces

USB port

1x USB 3.0 / 3x USB 2.0

Connection for keyboard/mouse

USB / USB

serial interface

Without / 2x COM (RS 232 / 422 / 485), selectable in the BIOS

Video interfaces

  • ● Graphics interface

1x DisplayPort

Industrial Ethernet

  • ● Industrial Ethernet interface

Onboard, 2x 10 / 100 / 1000 Mbit, RJ45

  • — 100 Mbps

Yes

  • — 1000 Mbps

Yes

Integrated Functions

Monitoring functions

  • ● Temperature monitoring

Yes

  • ● Watchdog

Yes

  • ● Status LEDs

Yes

  • ● Fan

No

  • ● Monitoring function via network

Optional

EMC

Interference immunity against discharge of static electricity

  • ● Interference immunity against discharge of static electricity

±6 kV contact discharge acc. to IEC 61000-4-2; ±8 kV air discharge acc. to IEC 61000-4-2

Interference immunity against high-frequency electromagnetic fields

  • ● Interference immunity against high frequency radiation

10 V/m for 80 – 1000 MHz and 1.4 – 2 GHz, 80% AM acc. to IEC 61000-4-3; 3 V/m for 2 – 2.7 GHz, 80% AM acc. to IEC 61000-4-3; 10 V for 10 kHz – 80 MHz, 80% AM acc. to IEC 61000-4-6

Interference immunity to cable-borne interference

  • ● Interference immunity on supply cables

±2 kV acc. to IEC 61000-4-4, burst; ±1 kV acc. to IEC 61000-4-5, surge symmetric; ±2 kV acc. to IEC 61000-4-5, surge asymmetric

  • ● Interference immunity on signal cables >30m

±2 kV acc. to IEC 61000-4-5, surge, length > 30 m

  • ● Interference immunity on signal cables < 30m

±1 kV acc. to IEC 61000-4-4; burst; length < 3 m; ±2 kV acc. to IEC 61000-4-4; burst; length > 3 m

Interference immunity against voltage surge

  • ● asymmetric interference

±2 kV acc. to IEC 61000-4-5, surge asymmetric

  • ● symmetric interference

±1 kV acc. to IEC 61000-4-5, surge symmetric

Interference immunity to magnetic fields

  • ● Interference immunity to magnetic fields at 50 Hz

100 A/m; to IEC 61000-4-8

Emission of conducted and non-conducted interference

  • ● Interference emission via line/AC current cables

EN 61000-6-3, EN 61000-6-4, CISPR 22 Class B, FCC Class A

Degree and class of protection

IP (at the front)

IP40

IP (rear)

IP40

Standards, approvals, certificates

CE mark

Yes

UL approval

Yes

  • ● UL 508

Yes

cULus

Yes

RCM (formerly C-TICK)

Yes

KC approval

Yes

FCC

Yes

EMC

CE, EN 61000-6-4:2007, EN 61000-6-2:2005

  • ● EN 61000-6-2

Yes

Dust protection

Protection against foreign bodies > 1 mm

Marine approval

  • ● Germanischer Lloyd (GL)

Yes

  • ● American Bureau of Shipping (ABS)

Yes

  • ● Bureau Veritas (BV)

Yes

  • ● Det Norske Veritas (DNV)

Yes

  • ● Lloyds Register of Shipping (LRS)

Yes

  • ● Nippon Kaiji Kyokai (Class NK)

Yes

Ambient conditions

Ambient temperature during operation

  • ● Ambient temperature during operation

0 °C up to 60 °C

  • ● min.

0 °C

  • ● max.

60 °C

Ambient temperature during storage/transportation

  • ● min.

-20 °C

  • ● max.

60 °C

Relative humidity

  • ● Relative humidity

Tested according to IEC 60068-2-78, IEC 60068-2-30: Operation: 5% to 80% at 25 °C (no condensation), Storage: 5% to 95% at 25 °C (no condensation)

Vibrations

  • ● Vibration load in operation

Tested to DIN IEC 60068-2-6: 10 Hz to 58 Hz: 0.075 mm, 58 Hz to 200 Hz: 9.8 m/s² (1 g)

Shock testing

  • ● Shock load during operation

Tested according to IEC 60068-2-27: 150 m/s², 11 ms

Operating systems

Operating system

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit / 64-bit, MUI; Windows Embedded Standard 7 E/P, 32-bit / 64-bit

pre-installed operating system

Yes

without operating system

Yes

pre-installed operating system

  • ● Windows 7

Yes; Ultimate 32 bits or 64 bits

  • ● Windows 10 IoT Enterprise

Yes; Windows 10 IoT Enterprise LTSB 2016 (64-bit) MUI

Software

SIMATIC Software

Optional package with SIMATIC WinCC or WinAC RTX

Dimensions

Width

191 mm

Height

100 mm

Depth

60 mm