Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 64479 bytes
Operating System: Windows
Latest Version / Release Date: N/A / 16 Sep 2003
The IBM USB Serial Converter supports a wide range of USB to serial adaptors. It allows users to connect serial devices to systems through the use of a USB interface. It is suitable for both devices and applications. It supports power management and remote wakeup. It has high speeds of up to 480 Mbps and a 2.0 USB. It has low power consumption. It has high data transfer rates of up to 230 Kbps. It is bus powered therefore it does not need a separate power connection. It has an internal circuit that automatically controls the stream of data. It has a Plug and Play device for Windows XP. It is applicable on USB monitors, speakers, headsets and consumer audio device links. Its sampling frequency is continuous and ranges from 5 to 55 kHz. It is easy to install and use.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The IBM USB Serial Converter can work in various modes like differential transmission, asynchronous and half-duplex. It converts USB to RS232/422/485 protocols. It is compatible with Windows 98SE, 2000, ME, XP and Vista. Its transmission rates range from 300 to 115200bps. It supports transmission media like twisted pair or shielded twisted pair. It supports a number of operating system independent RS-232/422/485 Ports. It has a one year warranty. It ensures safety of data transmission in the event of electric disturbances and noise since it is possible to set terminator and bias resistances. It can operate in 1.2 to 115kbit/s baud rates or higher. It can be used as a dual converter (from USB to RS485) or as a signal regenerator (RS485 or RS422). It has a triple optical isolation. It has a small form which is convenient and saves on space. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and IBM USB Serial Converter errors before installing any driver updates.