FTDI Chip USB to RS232 Interface Board, USB-RS232-PCBA

  • RS Stock No. 687-7825
  • Mfr. Part No. USB-RS232-PCBA
  • Manufacturer FTDI Chip
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Product Details

USB to RS-232/RS-422/RS-485 Converter PCB, FTDI Chip

These USB to RS-232 / RS-422 / RS-485 converters provide a fast and simple method to convert serial UART to USB. The USB connector contains a small circuit board featuring the FTDI FT232RQ (RS 730-0168) serial UART interface IC to handle all the USB signalling and protocols. There are two LEDs to indicate data being received and transmitted.

The RS-232 has a maximum UART Baud Rate of 1 Mbaud while the RS-422 and RS-485 both have a maximum of 3 Mbaud.

These converters are supported with Microsoft WHQL certified VCP drivers for Windows, Apple Mac, and Linux. All of which are available, royalty-free from FTDI website. http://www.ftdichip.com

RS-232
FTDI Chip USB-RS232-PCBA - (RS 687-7825)

RS-422
FTDI Chip USB-RS422-PCBA - (RS 687-7840)

RS485
FTDI Chip USB-RS485-PCBA - (RS 687-7837)

- USB signalling and protocol handled by the FT232RQ device on the PCB
- UART interface full support
- Internal EEPROM with user writable area
- Royalty-free VCP enables communications as a standard emulated COM port and D2XX direct drivers provide DLL application programming interface
- Support for FT232R FTDIChip-ID feature for improved security
- PCB is USB Powered - no external supply required

FTDI Chip USB-RS232-PCBA USB to RS232 Converter

The FTDI Chip USB-RS232-PCBA is a USB to RS232 converter. It consists of a USB connector mounted onto a PCB. This PCB houses the FTDI Chip FT232RQ chip and enables you to connect to devices with an RS232 serial interface, quickly and easily. The PCB handles the entire USB protocol.

What is it used for?
The USB-RS232-PCBA can be used for upgrading peripherals to USB or to interface a microcontroller UART or I/O to USB, for example. This device can also be used for industrial control via USB or for password protecting files when transferring them.

What type of USB connector is it?
The USB-RS232-PCBA features a male USB type-A connector which is USB 2.0 full speed compatible.

How secure is it?
The USB-RS232-PCBA houses the FT232RQ which has a unique USB serial number programmed into it. This can be used to create password-protected file transfers.

How is it powered?
The USB-RS232-PCBA is powered via the USB connector so there is no need for an additional power supply.

Specifications
Attribute Value
Interface Function USB to RS232
Kit Classification Interface Board
882 In stock for delivery within 3 working days
Price Each
HK$ 136.13
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units
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