Simrad MX500 Navigation Control Display

This product is discontinued.

The MX500 D/GPS Navigation Control and Display Unit meet the latest Specification

  • Network to Integrated Bridge Systems (IBS) or to other conventional equipment via LAN or NMEA serial ports.
  • Save & restore Waypoints, Routes, Plot and Configuration settings via USB or built-in Flash RAM.
  • Convenient software updates via USB port.
  • Multiple options for navigation data management via LAN, USB, or NMEA serial ports.

    The MX500 is a type approved marine navigator with the MX521, MX421 or MX525 D/GPS Antenna Sensors, including RAIM (Receiver Autonomous Integrity Monitoring). MX 500 can also be used with MX575 DGPS Compass. MX 575A is typed approved for primary Navigation and secondary heading. 

    The MX 500 can be used as a Single Station or in Dual-Control mode with up to four slaves CDU via high-speed LAN interface.

    • User-friendly man-machine interface based on its renowned predecessors.
    • Integrity monitoring of dual D/GPS antenna installations for automated redundancy and reliability (BRIM).
    • User selectable NMEA 0183 messages V1.5 to V2.3 for backward compatibility with the widest range of devices.
    • Multi-port interface that can be connected to ECDIS, ARPA, Gyro and other navigation information systems.

    Technical

    Housing Splash proof

    Display

    Display Type 3.8 inch B/W STN, back-lit LCD display
    Display Resolution [pixels x pixels] 320 x 240 (H x W)

    Technical/Environmental

    Mounting [S,F,B] Yoke or optional flush mount
    Operating Temperature -21°C to +55°C
    Operating Temperature Stored -30°C to +70°C
    CPU Intel PXA255 XScale Processor
    Memory Size Data: 32MB RAM
    Product Width 198 mm \ 7.8 in
    Product Depth 96 mm \ 3.8 in
    Product Height 102 mm \ 4 in

    Other

    Humidity Range [rh] IEC/EN 60945ed4
    Languages English, Danish, Dutch, French, Finnish, German, Italian, Spanish, Swedish
    Type Approval CE, USCG, Wheelmark

    Power

    Power Supply (Supply Voltage) 10.5 to 32 VDC, 10 watts vDC
    Grounding Chassis isolated from electrical ground

    Communications

    NMEA Input DPT, DBS, DBT, DBK, GLL, HCC, HDM, HDT, MMB, MWV, RMA, RMC, VHW, VTG,VWR, WPL, XDR, GSA, GST, GRS, GSV, GBS, RTE, ROT, DTM, GNS & WPT

    GPS Navigation

    Navigation: Waypoint Storage 2000
    Pulse Log Emulation 1 - 30,000 pulse per NM

    Networking Connectors

    NMEA Output NMEA 0183 V2.3: APA, APB, BOD, BWC, BWR, GGA, GLL, GRS, HSC, MSK, MSS, RMB, RMC, RNN, RTE, SNU, VDR, VHW, VPW, VTG, WCV, WPL, XTE, ZDA, ZTG, GBS, HDT, ROT, DTM, GNS, GST, GSV & WPT

    LIMITED WARRANTY

    Navico guarantees its products against defects in materials or workmanship according to the terms and conditions detailed within the Navico Warranty Policy. Customers can obtain warranty support by contacting:

    • Their local Simrad Professional Certified/Approved Dealer or Distributor
    • Navico Americas on 1 800 628 4487
    • Navico Australia on 1 300 628 426
    • Navico Europe, Middle East & Africa – for a list of Certified Dealers and Distributors by country refer to the Dealer Locator