APCI-1564-5V-HS – DAQ PCI Card – Digital Inputs/Outputs

The PCI 64 digital I/O card 5V APCI-1564-5V-HS has 32 digital inputs, 5 V, and 32 digital outputs, 5 V. 16 inputs are interruptible. The card is available in 2 versions: with open collector outputs (APCI-1564-5V) or with high side outputs (APCI-1564-5V-HS). The card is especially suited for I/O control, signal switching, PLC coupling, as interface to machines or electromechanical relays, etc. in the harsh industrial environment and thus is equipped with many protective circuits.




  • 32-bit, 33 MHz, PCI interface
  • PCI 5 V


  • 32 optically isolated digital inputs, 24 V, including 16 interruptible and 3 counter inputs
  • Inputs organised in 4 groups of 8 channels, each group has its own ground line
  • Reverse voltage protection
  • All inputs are filtered


  • 32 optically isolated digital outputs, 5 V High-side outputs
  • Output current per channel 50 mA
  • Watchdog for resetting the outputs to “0“
  • At Power-On, reset of the outputs to „0”
  • Total current for 8 outputs ~ 0.5 A (via PTC)
  • Electronic fuse
  • Short-circuit current per output ~1.5 A
  • Overtemperature and overvoltage protection
  • 24 V power outputs with protection diodes and filters
  • Output capacitors against electromagnetic emissions
  • External 24 V voltage supply screened and filtered
  • Shutdown logic, when the external supply voltage drops below 5 V

Safety features

  • Optical isolation 1000 V
  • Creeping distance IEC 61010-1
  • Protection against fast transients (burst), overvoltage, electrostatic discharge and high-frequency EMI
  • Interrupt started through counter, timer
  • Separate ground lines for inputs and outputs


  • Industrial I/O control
  • PLC coupling
  • Signal switching
  • Interface to electromechanical relays
  • Automatic test equipment
  • ON/OFF monitoring of motors, lights…
  • Watchdog
  • Machine interfacing

Software drivers

A CD-ROM with the following software and programming samples is supplied with the board.

Standard drivers for:

  • Linux
  • 32-bit drivers for Windows 8 / 7 / Vista / XP / 2000
  • Signed 64-bit drivers for Windows 8 / 7 / XP
  • Real-time use with Linux and Windows on request
  • RTX drivers (real-time)

Drivers and samples for the following compilers and software packages:

  • .NET
  • Microsoft VC++ • Borland C++
  • Visual Basic • Delphi
  • LabVIEW • LabWindows/CVI • DIAdem

ADDIPACK functions:

  • Digital input • Digital output • Watchdog
  • Timer • Counter

On request:

Further operating systems, compilers and samples. Driver download: www.addi-data.com/downloads


Accessories for DAQ Cards

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64-bit drivers for Windows and drivers for Linux as well as programming samples are included.
Real-time drivers for Linux and Windows are available on request.

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