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2-port StarTech.com 2 Port Native PCI Express RS232 Serial Adapter Card with 16550 UART - serial adapter - PCIe - RS-...

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Manufacturer part PEX2S553 | Dell part A7248103 | Order Code a7248103 | 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.

Add 2 RS-232 serial ports to your standard or small form factor computer through a PCI Express expansion slot. 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 to 4.11.x, 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 the PEX2S552 card.

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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