Learn more about the ports and connectors for your cRIO-905x.
When operating a device, use this port to connect the cRIO-905x to a host PC. The USB device functionality provides an alternate method to connect the controller to a host PC for configuration, application deployment, debugging, and maintenance.
Console Out over USB requires a virtual COM port driver on the host PC. This driver installs with CompactRIO 18.1 or later. If CompactRIO is not installed on the host PC, the Windows Driver Update will automatically download the virtual COM drivers when you connect the cRIO-905x.
You must enable Console Out on the cRIO-905x in Measurement & Automation Explorer (MAX) or by booting the controller into Safe Mode.
The USB host port on the cRIO-905x support common USB mass-storage devices such as USB Flash drives, USB-to-IDE adapters, keyboards, mice, and USB cameras.
The following NI USB Type-C adapters are available for the cRIO-905x.
|USB Cable with Retention, Type-C Male to Type-A Female, USB 3.1, 3A||0.5 m||143555-0R5|
The following NI cables with retention are available for use with the cRIO-905x.
|USB Cable with Retention, Type-C Male to Type-C Male, USB 3.1, 3A||0.3 m||143556-0R3|
The Programmable Function Interface (PFI) terminal is a SMB connector. You can configure the PFI terminal as a timing input or timing output signal for AI, AO, DI, DO, or counter/timer functions.
The PFI 0 terminal can only be used while the module is in the Real Time programmatic mode. For more information about programming modes, refer to Choosing Your Programming Mode.
The cRIO-905x has a power connector to which you can connect a power supply.
The cRIO-905x has reverse-voltage protection.
The following NI power supplies and accessories are available for use with the cRIO-905x.
|NI PS-10 Desktop Power Supply, 24 V DC, 5 A, 100-120/200-240 V AC Input||782698-01|
|NI PS-14 Industrial Power Supply, 24 to 28 V DC, 3.3 A, 100-240 V AC Input||783167-01|
|NI PS-15 Industrial Power Supply, 24 to 28 V DC, 5 A, 100/230 V AC Input||781093-01|
|NI PS-16 Industrial Power Supply, 24 to 28 V DC, 10 A, 115/230 V AC Input||781094-01|
|NI PS-17 Industrial Power Supply, 24 to 28 V DC, 20 A, 85-276 V AC Input||781095-01|
|2-Position Screw Terminal Power Connector for cRIO-905x (Qty 4)||786902-01|
|NI 9971 Backshell for 2-Position Connector Block (Qty 4)||196375-01|
The cRIO-905x has a microSD card slot that reads from and writes to microSD cards. The slot supports microSD card interface speeds up to UHS-I DDR50.
The following accessories are available for use with the cRIO-905x.
|Industrial microSD card, -40 °C to 85 °C, UHS-I||16 GB||786913-01|
|MicroSD card slot cover (x3)||—||786901-01|
The cRIO-905x will have one or two tri-speed RJ-45 Gigabit Ethernet ports. By default, the Ethernet port is enabled and configured to obtain an IP address automatically. The Ethernet port can be configured in MAX.
|Fast Ethernet Signal||Gigabit Ethernet Signal||Pin||Pinout|
The following NI Ethernet cables are available for use with the cRIO-905x.
|CAT-5E Ethernet Cable, shielded||2 m||151733-02|