Converts a USB port into 1, 2, or 4 serial ports capable of speeds up to 230,400 bps.
These USB Serial Converters are designed to make serial port expansion quick and simple. Connecting to a USB port on your computer or USB hub, the USB Serial Converters instantly add serial communication ports to your system. By taking advantage of the USB bus, the USB Serial Converter makes it easier than ever to add serial ports and serial devices to your system with easy plug-and-play and hot plug features. Plugging the USB Serial Converter to the USB port, the converter is automatically detected. There are no IRQ & COM port conflicts since the port doesn't require any additional IRQ, DMA, or memory as resources on the system.
The USB Serial Converter provides instant connectivity with modems, ISDN TAs, PDS, handheld & pocket PCs, digital cameras, POS, serial printers, etc. It is suitable for remote access, retail and industrial applications, data collection and other applications requiring a high speed serial communications port.
Features & Specifications:
Easy plug-and-play installation
Installed as a standard Windows COM port
Full modem control signals & data signals supported
Serial port speed up to 230,400 bps
USB cable included
The USB-COM series items support Windows 98, ME, 2000, XP, Apple MAC OS8 or higher & Linux. Drivers for the Windows operating systems are included. The latest versions of the Windows drivers as well as the drivers for Apple OS8/OS9 & Linux can be downloaded from http://www.ftdichip.com/FTDriver.htm. These devices use the FT8U232AM chip.
USB-8COM-120V (120 volt, 60 hz version):
USB to eight serial port converter with DB9 (9-pin male) connectors. (RS-232)
Comes with a USB cable & power supply (120 volt, 60 hz).
|Important Technical Information:
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