PXI-8119 2.3 GHz Quad-Core PXI Controller

Starting at $ 5,999 (view pricing options)
  • Not recommended for new designs. NI recommends the PXI-8840 quad core.
  • 2.3 GHz quad-core Intel Core i7-3610QE processor (3.3 GHz maximum in single-core, Turbo Boost mode)
  • 4 GB (1 x 4 GB DIMM) single-channel 1600 MHz DDR3 RAM standard, 8 GB maximum
  • 6 Hi-Speed USB, 2 Gigabit Ethernet, GPIB, serial, and other peripherals
  • In-ROM memory and hard drive diagnostics
  • Windows OS and drivers already installed; hard-drive-based recovery
  • Configure Complete PXI System
The PXI-8119 is a high-performance Intel Core i7-3610QE processor-based embedded controller for use in PXI systems. With the 2.3 GHz base frequency, 3.3 GHz (single-core, Turbo Boost mode) quad-core processor, and single-channel 1600 MHz DDR3 memory, this controller is ideal for processor-intensive modular instrumentation and DAQ applications.

Quad-Core Processor
The PXI-8119 includes the quad-core Intel Core i7-3610QE processor. Quad-core processors contain four cores, or computing engines, in one physical package. Intel introduced Turbo Boost technology to provide performance benefits for all types of applications without the application being optimized for multicore processors. It can significantly reduce test times for processor-intensive applications.

In-ROM Diagnostics
To improve the serviceability of the PXI-8119, you can quickly access in-ROM diagnostics for the hard drive and memory without requiring external third-party tools. By running these diagnostics, you can determine if you need to replace the hard drive or memory. The controller design allows for quick field replacement of critical components such as the hard drive and the memory without affecting the warranty. To ease the process of purchasing spare components, hard drive and memory upgrades are available with the PXI-8119. Combining all these features significantly improves PXI-8119 serviceability.

To configure a complete PXI system based on the PXI-8119, visit the Configure System link under the Resources tab.

Specifications Documents

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Specifications Summary


A complete PXI system includes all of the elements seen in the diagram below. To purchase a PXI system without I/O Modules or software (controller and accessories only), select Option 1. To purchase a complete PXI system (with I/O modules, software, accessories, etc), select Option 2.

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PXI System



PXI Modules


- 782555-04 Qty $ 5,999 each
- 782553-04 Qty $ 5,999 each
- 782555-33 Qty $ 6,499 each
Additional Accessories
Memory Upgrade
4 GB Upgrade/Replacement RAM for PXI-8135 and PXI-8119 - 782341-4096
Qty $ 325 each
8 GB Upgrade/Replacement RAM for PXI-8135 and PXI-8119 - 782341-8192
Qty $ 719 each
Hard Drive Upgrade
Qty $ 1,049 each
Extended Temp and 24/7 Operation, 100 GB 2.5 in 24/7 eMLC-based Solid State Drive - 782951-01
Qty $ 610 each
Qty $ 525 each
Qty $ 425 each
USB Accessories
USB English Keyboard and Optical Mouse - 779660-01
Qty $ 43 each
USB CD-ROM/DVD-ROM Drive - 778492-01
Qty $ 291 each
USB Floppy Drive - 778492-02
Qty $ 179 each
USB to Dual PS/2 Keyboard/Mouse Adapter - 778713-02
Qty $ 44 each
Cables and Adapters
Expresscard to Gigabit Ethernet Adapter (Windows Only) - 781150-01
Qty $ 166 each
ExpressCard Strain Relief - 192524-01
Qty $ 76 each
DisplayPort to VGA Monitor Cable - 782271-01
Qty $ 74 each
GPIB Adapter Cable - 183285-02
Qty $ 123 each
Rackmount Monitor, K&M
Qty $ 1,674 each

Subtotal: $ 5,999

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View and price a complete PXI configuration including the PXI System, chassis, and controller. Starting from the default configuration, you can add modules, accessories, and software and customize your system.

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Service Programs for Hardware

At NI, we produce high-performance hardware and are committed to helping you maintain that performance for years to come. Our three- or five-year service programs for hardware and systems provide the coverage you need while ensuring lowest total cost of ownership over the life of your system:

  • Get up and running faster with system assembly and configuration services
  • Operate on a fixed budget with prepaid repair and calibration services
  • Maintain peak performance with a discounted calibration plan
  • Simply call us to schedule your service—no budget approval needed

To learn more about service programs for hardware and systems, see ni.com/services/hardware

Technical Support

With the knowledge, experience, and responsiveness of NI applications engineers in more than 30 languages and 40 countries, we have the technical support resources to ensure your success. Through our standard NI technical support program, we can help you:

  • Consult on how to use NI products
  • Overcome development challenges
  • Quickly resolve issues pre- or post-deployment

To access NI technical support services for your hardware, visit ni.com/support

Training and Certification

With extensive training options for new and experienced users, we can help you reduce development time and costs through faster learning and increased productivity with your NI hardware and systems. Gain the skills you need to design and develop high-quality applications:

  • Learn recommended techniques to reduce development time and improve application performance and scalability
  • Leverage more than 40 training courses taught by NI and industry experts
  • Attend training in a variety of formats, including online, virtual, and classroom settings

To find training courses for your hardware, visit ni.com/training

Consulting and Integration

NI and the extensive network of NI Alliance Partners provide a wide range of professional services so that together, we can assist you with the design, development, and deployment of even the most complex systems. Take advantage of the team’s in-depth knowledge of NI products and applications with the following services:

  • Prototyping and feasibility analysis
  • Startup, consulting, and development assistance
  • System integration
  • Migration and upgrade assistance

For more information on NI professional services and the Alliance Partner Network, see ni.com/services/consulting/