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StarTech.com 2 Port Native PCI Express RS232 Serial Adapter Card with 16550 UART

  • Two high speed RS232 serial ports with support for data transfer rates up to 460.8 Kbps...
  • Compliant with PCI Express base specifications revision 1.0a
  • Includes half-height/low profile mounting bracket

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Mfr part code: PEX2S553

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    StarTech.com 2 Port Native PCI Express RS232 Serial Adapter Card with 16550 UART Product Description

    Add 2 RS-232 serial ports to your standard or small form factor computer through a PCI Express expansion slot
    • Native single-chip, single lane PCI Express chipset delivers true PCIe performance
    • Standard and low profile/half-height bracket included to ensure fitment in any system
    • Easy to install and use with full step-by-step instructions saving time and hassle
    The PEX2S553 PCI Express serial card lets you turn a PCI Express slot into 2 RS232 (DB9) serial ports. Based on a native single chip design (no bridge chip), this 2-port serial adapter card allows you to harness the full capability offered by PCI Express (PCIe), and reducing the load applied to the CPU by as much as 48% over conventional serial cards. The RS232 Serial Adapter Card (PEX2S553) is compatible with a broad range of operating systems including Windows® 2000/XP/2003/Vista™/Windows 7/Server 2008 R2 (32 and 64 bit), Linux Kernel 2.6.11 and up, and MAC OS 10.4 and above. Plus, the serial card includes an optional half-height/low profile bracket that allows the card to be installed in any PCI Express slot, regardless of the size of the computer case. This product is a replacement for our PEX2S552 card. Backed by a StarTech.com Lifetime warranty and free lifetime technical support.

    What’s in the box
    • 2 Port PCI-Express Serial Card
    • Low Profile Brackets
    • Driver CD
    • Instruction Manual


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    Technical Specifications

    Software / System Requirements

    OS Required Microsoft DOS, Linux, Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows 95/98 Second Edition, Microsoft Windows XP Embedded, Microsoft Windows CE 5.0, Apple MacOS X 10.4 or later, Microsoft Windows Embedded POSReady 2009, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2, Microsoft Windows Vista (32/64 bits), Microsoft Windows CE 6.0, Microsoft Windows 7 (32/64 bits), Microsoft Windows XP (32/64 bits), Microsoft Windows Server 2003 (32/64-bits), Windows 8 (32/64 bits)

    General

    Device Type Serial adapter
    Width 12 cm
    Depth 10.5 cm
    Height 2 cm
    Form Factor Plug-in card - low profile
    Interface (Bus) Type PCI Express

    Expansion / Connectivity

    Interfaces 2 x RS-232 - 9 pin D-Sub (DB-9)
    Compatible Slots 1 x PCI Express

    Manufacturer Warranty

    Service & Support Limited warranty - lifetime
    Service & Support Details Limited warranty - lifetime

    Networking

    Ports RS-232 x 2
    Connectivity Technology Wired
    Data Link Protocol RS-232

    Miscellaneous

    Compliant Standards WHQL, FCC

    Dimensions & Weight

    Width 12 cm
    Depth 10.5 cm
    Height 2 cm

    Environmental Parameters

    Min Operating Temperature -20 °C
    Max Operating Temperature 85 °C
    Humidity Range Operating 5 - 85%

    Customer Questions

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