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1 Port Low Profile Native RS232 PCI Express Serial Card with 16550 UART

The PEX1S553LP PCI Express Serial Card turns a PCI Express slot into an RS232 (DB9) serial connection.The card is constructed using a native single chip design that lets you harness the full capability offered by PCI Express (PCIe), while reducing the loa ...  Show More
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Manufacturer part PEX1S553LP | Dell part A4220811 | Order Code a4220811 | StarTech.com
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Add a RS-232 serial port to your standard or small form factor computer through a PCI Express expansion slot

  • One high speed RS232 serial port with data transfer rate up to 460.8 Kbps
  • Ships with half-height/low profile mounting bracket, includes standard bracket
  • Selectable power output on pin 9 for the serial port
Add a RS-232 serial port to your standard or small form factor computer through a PCI Express expansion slot

Native single-Chip, single lane PCI Express; 48% less cpu load, and increased performance

The card is constructed using a native single chip design that lets you harness the full capability offered by PCI Express (PCIe), while reducing the load applied to the CPU by as much as 48% over conventional bridge chip serial cards.

Easy to install and use with full step-by-step instructions saving time and hassle

The PCI Express RS232 Serial Adapter Card 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.

Pre-configured for low profile/half-height systems but includes a full profile bracket for versatility

The PEX1S553LP PCI Express Serial Card ships with a low profile/half-height bracket installed, but includes an optional full profile bracket that lets you add a serial port to virtually any computer (regardless of the case form factor).

Applications

  • Self service automated machines and kiosks to control serial devices such as scales, touchscreens, magnetic card readers, bar code scanners, receipt printers, label printers
  • Bank Teller workstations in either full profile or low profile versions to control their serial devices such as cash drawers, card readers / card swipes, printers, keypads / pinpads, pen pads
  • POS retail applications in grocery stores, and any other retail store to control keyboards, cash drawers, receipt printers, card readers / card swipes, scales, and elevated displays on poles
  • Standard ATM automated teller machines to control keypads, receipt printer, card readers / card swipes, touchscreen LCD's, camera control, etc.
  • Used to control multiple surveillance / security cameras in a parking structure, office building, etc.

The PEX1S553LP PCI Express Serial Card turns a PCI Express slot into an RS232 (DB9) serial connection.The card is constructed using a native single chip design that lets you harness the full capability offered by PCI Express (PCIe), while reducing the load applied to the CPU by as much as 48% over conventional bridge chip serial cards.The PCI Express RS232 Serial Adapter Card 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 ships with a low profile/half-height bracket installed, but includes an optional full profile bracket that lets you add a serial port to virtually any computer

Quick Specs


Device Type
Serial adapter
Form Factor
Plug-in card - low profile
Interface (Bus) Type
PCI Express
Ports
RS-232
Data Link Protocol
RS-232
System Requirements
Microsoft DOS, Linux, Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows 95/98 Second Edition, Microsoft Windows XP Embedded, Microsoft Windows CE 5.0, 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), Apple MacOS X 10.4 - 10.7, Windows 8 (32/64 bits), Windows 10 (32/64 bits)
Manufacturer Warranty
Limited lifetime warranty

General


Device Type
Serial adapter
Form Factor
Plug-in card - low profile
Interface (Bus) Type
PCI Express

Networking


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

Expansion / Connectivity


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

Miscellaneous


Compliant Standards
WHQL, FCC

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, 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), Apple MacOS X 10.4 - 10.7, Windows 8 (32/64 bits), Windows 10 (32/64 bits)

Manufacturer Warranty


Service & Support
Limited warranty - lifetime

Environmental Parameters


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

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