maxAI™ 280

Everything You Need

The maxAI™ 280 is your all-in-one instrumentation display that provides the brightest and clearest display to help you see critical data quickly and efficiently. The two model options provide solutions to your vehicle monitoring.

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Below you find an overview specification of the maxAI™ 280. The same information is found in the product leaflet which is available for download and in printed form. Please note that product information may change over time and the latest and correct information is always found on this website. You find additional information in the technical manual and software manuals.

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Main ProcessorMicro-controller based on ARM® Cortex®-M7 32-bit
Internal Memory1MB RAM, 2MB Flash
External Memory16MB Flash, 64KB EEPROM
TypePremium TFT
Size & Resolution2.8” diagonal, 240 x 320 pixels, IPS full view angle
Color Depth18-bit RGB
Contrast Ratio800:1
Brightness600 NITS
Operating SystemOptimized FreeRTOS based on MIT’s open source standard
Application SoftwareFreely programmable toolchains, primarily programmed via GNU C/C++ and supports application modules and library additions, JTAG/serial wire debugging
Keypad4 button keypad: navigate/select menu items
CAN1 CAN, J1939, bit rate config. 5Mbps
BluetoothmaxAI 280b: For wireless configuration
Power Supply12 and 24 volt systems, 9-32 VDC
ConnectorsmaxAI 280 & 280b: 1 Deutsch DT06-08SA connector
maxAI 280b: Add'l 1 Deutsch DT06-6S connector
Warning LightsAmber/RED dead-fronted LED indicator
InputmaxAI 280: 2 config. Inputs,
maxAI 280b: 5 config. inputs: voltage, resistance, frequency and digital
OutputmaxAI 280: 1 config. Output,
maxAI 280b: 4 config. Outputs
IP ClassIP67 (front and rear)
EMS ConformityISO 13766 (emissions) SAE J1113-21 (immunity)
SAE StandardVibration, UV, salt spray and chemical compatibility
Temperature Range-20 to 70°C (operational) , -30 to 80°C (storage)
Housing MaterialBlack PC/ABS Plastic, UV Resistant
Cover LensTempered Glass
Mechanical InstallationFlush/Panel Mounting, SAE 3⅜” standard
W x H x D (in/mm)4.11/104.41 x 4.11/104.41 x 2.86/72.53
Weight (oz/g)7.27oz/206g
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