Yokogawa Releases New FieldMate Handheld Communicator

Yokogawa Corporation of America is pleased to announce the release of another high quality and well-engineered product, the YHC5150X FieldMate Handheld Communicator. The YHC5150X is a simple, user friendly HART® communicator that allows all HART® field devices to be configured, polled, and trimmed utilizing a Windows Embedded CETM based system for faster processing and greater storage capacity.

The YHC5150X is a full function, DD Direct, HART® Communicator supporting Universal, Common Practice and Device Specific commands for commissioning, configuration, and maintenance operations.

Outstanding features of the Yokogawa YHC5150X include:

  • Reads manufacturers' DDs in their native format without the need for translations
  • HART®-compliant modem communicates with any registered or unregistered HART® Device
  • Features an ergonomic, handheld design
  • Enhanced 4.3" diagonal anti-glare touchscreen with color graphic display (no stylus required)
  • Full QWERTY keyboard for commissioning new transmitters
  • On Demand Help Menus and teachable device-specific short cuts
  • More than twice the battery capacity of any handheld communicator
  • Manage device information through PC connection
  • Integrated multi-language support

The Yokogawa YHC5150X is complementary to our existing portfolio of process instrumentation, such as the EJX/EJA Pressure Transmitters, Vortex/Magnetic/Coriolis Flow Meters, and Analytical products. In addition, the YHC5150X can be used with any registered or un-registered HART® field device.

Standard accessories provided with the YHC5150X:

Docking Station with Universal Power Adapter, HART® test Lead Kit, 250 ohm resistor, Rechargeable Battery, USB Cable, Soft Case, Hand Strap, SD Card, and Software

The YHC5150X has a 1 year warranty.

The Yokogawa YHC5150X FieldMate Handheld Communicator is available through Yokogawa Representatives at a suggested list price of $5300.

For more information on the Yokogawa YHC5150X and additional Yokogawa products, visit www.yokogawa.com/us or contact us via email at meters-instr@us.yokogawa.com.

About Yokogawa Corporation of America

Yokogawa Corporation of America is the North American division of Yokogawa Electric Corporation and a key part of Yokogawa's global network of 25 manufacturing facilities and 80 companies spanning 55 countries. Since its founding in 1915, the US$4 billion company has been engaged in cutting-edge research and innovation, securing more than 7,200 patents and registrations, including the world's first digital sensors for flow and pressure measurement. Industrial automation and control, test and measurement, information systems and industry support are the core businesses of Yokogawa. For more information about Yokogawa, please visit our website www.yokogawa.com/us.

About Yokogawa

Yokogawa's global network of 90 companies spans over a total of 55 countries. Founded in 1915, the US$4 billion company conducts cutting-edge research and innovation. Yokogawa is engaged in industrial automation and control (IA), test and measurement, and other business segments. The IA segment plays a vital role in a wide range of industries including oil, chemicals, natural gas, power, iron and steel, pulp and paper, pharmaceuticals, and food. For more information about Yokogawa, please visit our website www.yokogawa.com.

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HART Communicator YHC5150X

The FieldMate family effectively supports the initial setup, daily maintenance, and troubleshooting for the maximum utilization of intelligent field instruments. FieldMate is a flag ship product of the FieldMate family which is a PC based full functional and full field protocol configuration tool. The YHC5150X FieldMate Handheld Communicator is the latest HART Communicator from Yokogawa.