Condor GR2S-A4500

Condor GR2S
Sensor Open System Architecture


NVIDIA Ampere A4500 GPU: 5,888 CUDA Cores; 184 Tensor Cores; 46 RT Cores; 17.66 TFLOPS FP32

SOSA-aligned Solution

Available with SOSA-aligned slot profiles and VITA standards with multiple I/O configurations

High-Performance GPGPU

Embedded GPGPU solution featuring configurable PCIe Gen 4 Switch

Condor GR2S-A4500

SOSA™-Aligned 3U VPX High-Performance Graphics & GPGPU Card

The Condor™ GR2S-A4500 is a rugged 3U OpenVPX video graphics and GPGPU processing card based on NVIDIA® Ampere architecture using the NVIDIA A4500 GPU. With 5,888 NVIDIA® CUDA® cores, 46 RT Cores (2nd generation), and 184 Tensor Cores (3rd generation), this SOSA-aligned 3U VPX solution is ideal for multi-intelligence applications involving low-latency data processing, EW (Electronic Warfare), DSP (Digital Signal Processing), AI-enabled target detection, Airborne ISR, and other autonomous sensor payloads.

AI & Deep Learning Processing for ISR Applications

The Condor GR2S-A4500 is a powerful embedded GPGPU solution that empowers real-time mission computing systems with AI at the Edge support, PCI Express Gen 4, Error Correction Code (ECC) memory, and delivers up to 17.66 TFLOPS FP32 single floating point performance. This card is designed in line with the Sensor Open Systems Architecture (SOSA) standard and supports SOSA slots profiles. This card features a configurable PCIe Gen4 switch, dedicated H.265/H.264 encode and decode engines, and is available in air cooled or conduction cooled versions with multiple I/O configurations supporting DisplayPort™.

Condor GR2S-A4500 3U VPX Block Diagram

Product Specifications

Graphics ProcessorNVIDIA RTX A4500 GPU (Ampere Architecture)
Supporting DirectX 12, OpenGL 4.6, and Vulkan 1.2
Interface3U VPX Form Factor
1.0” Pitch (Conduction Cooled) 1” Pitch (Air Cooled)
Graphics Memory16 GB GDDR6
Error Correcting Code (ECC) memory
256-bit Memory Interface
512 GB/s Memory Bandwidth
Profiles SupportedSLT3-PAY-1F1U1S1S1U1U2F1H-14.6.11-0
GPGPU CapabilitiesUp to 17.66 TFLOPS FP32 Single Floating Point Performance
5, 888 CUDA cores (3rd generation)
184 Tensor Cores (3rd generation)
46 RT Cores (2nd generation)
NVIDIA RTX Platform:
Supports CUDA, CUDA-X, OpenCLTM and Shader Model 5.1
H.265 (HEVC) / H.264 (MPEG4/AVC) Hardware Encode & Decode
Power Consumption12V supply only needed
90-130W (factory configurable)
Operating Temperature (MIL-STD-810)-40°C to 70°C (Rugged Air Cooled)
-40°C to 85°C (Rugged Conduction Cooled)
Please refer to the Hardware User Guide for details on
temperature/performance characterization.
Vibration (MIL-STD-810)0.1 g²/Hz
Shock (MIL-STD-810)40 g
Humidity (MIL-STD-810)95% Without Condensation
Software & Platform SupportWindows or Linux on x86

What are the SOSA Objectives?

The Open Group Sensor Open Systems Architecture™ (SOSA) Consortium aims to create a common framework for transitioning sensor systems to an open systems architecture. The SOSA objectives guide system integrators to ensure they are within the SOSA standards.