APRO Industrial Rugged PCMCIA ATA Card – HERMIT-A Series is designed to follow ATAPI-6 (ATA-100) Standards. The main used Flash is Toshiba SLC Type NAND chips. The available card capacities are 16MB, 32MB, 64MB, 128MB, 256MB, 512MB, 1GB, 2GB, 4GB and 8GB.
The APRO HERMIT-A Industrial Rugged PCMCIA ATA Cards are designed electrically complies with the conventional IDE hard Card and support True IDE Mode. The data transfer modes supports PIO – 0, 1, 2, 3, 4 or MWDMA- 0, 1, 2 or UDMA – 0, 1, 2, 3, 4. The fastest reading speed is up to 40 MB/sec and writing speed is up to 28.2 MB/sec. In order to sustain various harsh and tough operating environments, APRO delivers the PCMCIA ATA Card frame kit in rugged metal as well as an optional treatment of conformal coating if required.
APRO Industrial PCMCIA ATA products provide a high level interface to the host computer. This interface allows a host computer to issue commands to the Rugged PCMCIA ATA Card to read or write blocks of memory. Each sector is protected by a powerful 4 bits Error Correcting Code (ECC). APRO Industrial Rugged PCMCIA ATA Card’s HERMIT-A Series intelligent controller manages interface protocols, data storage and retrieval as well as ECC, defect handling and diagnostics, power management and clock control.