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

      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 ...  Show More
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      Manufacturer part PEX2S553 | Dell part A4220812 | Order Code a4220812 | StarTech.com
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      Add 2 RS-232 serial ports to your standard or small form factor computer through a PCI Express expansion slot

      • 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
      • Selectable power output on pin 9 for the serial port
      • 128-byte deep FIFO per transmitter and receiver
      • Native single-Chip, single lane PCI Express
      • Automated out-of-band flow control using CTS/RTS and DSR/DTR
      • Automated in-band software flow control using programmable Xon/Xoff in both directions
      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

      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.

      Standard and low profile/half-height bracket included to ensure fitment in any system

      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.

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

      The RS232 Serial Adapter Card (PEX2S553) is compatible with a broad range of operating systems including Windows® 2000 / XP / 2003 / Vista™ / Windows 7 / 8 / 8.1 / 10 / Server 2008 R2 (32 and 64 bit), Linux Kernel 2.6.11 and up, and MAC OS 10.4 and above.

      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
      • 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
      • 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
      • 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 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 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.

      Quick Specs


      Device Type
      Serial adapter
      Form Factor
      Plug-in card - low profile
      Interface (Bus) Type
      PCI Express
      Ports
      RS-232 x 2
      Dimensions (WxDxH)
      12 cm x 10.5 cm x 2 cm
      Data Link Protocol
      RS-232
      System Requirements
      Microsoft DOS, Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows 95/98 Second Edition, Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Windows XP Embedded, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009, Microsoft Windows CE 5.0, Microsoft Windows Embedded POSReady 2009, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2, Microsoft Windows CE 6.0, Microsoft Windows Server 2012, Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2, Apple MacOS X 10.4 - 10.10, Microsoft Windows Vista / 7 / 8 / 8.1 / 10, Microsoft Windows Server 2016, Linux 2.6.x to 4.11.x LTS versions, Microsoft Windows Server 2019
      Manufacturer Warranty
      Limited lifetime warranty
      Designed For
      P/N: BNDTB10GI, BNDTB1394B3, BNDTB210GSFP, BNDTB310GNDP, BNDTB410GSFP, BNDTB4M2E1, BNDTBUSB3142, TB31PCIEX16

      General


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

      Networking


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

      Expansion / Connectivity


      Interfaces
      2 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, Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows 95/98 Second Edition, Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Windows XP Embedded, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 2009, Microsoft Windows CE 5.0, Microsoft Windows Embedded POSReady 2009, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2, Microsoft Windows CE 6.0, Microsoft Windows Server 2012, Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2, Apple MacOS X 10.4 - 10.10, Microsoft Windows Vista / 7 / 8 / 8.1 / 10, Microsoft Windows Server 2016, Linux 2.6.x to 4.11.x LTS versions, Microsoft Windows Server 2019

      Dimensions & Weight


      Width
      12 cm
      Depth
      10.5 cm
      Height
      2 cm

      Manufacturer Warranty


      Service & Support
      Limited warranty - lifetime

      Environmental Parameters


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

      Compatibility Information


      Designed For
      P/N: BNDTB10GI, BNDTB1394B3, BNDTB210GSFP, BNDTB310GNDP, BNDTB410GSFP, BNDTB4M2E1, BNDTBUSB3142, TB31PCIEX16

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