Manufacturer: Standard Microsystems Corporation
Caution Level: Intermediate
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Operating System: Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 126.96.36.199 / 04 Dec 2000
The USB Serial port comes with a simplified Serial Port expansion. It has a USB plug and play feature that does not need IRQ, DMA or I/O address resources, and allows for easy serial port expansion. It saves on setup time and cost since the user does not have to power down the system in order to add COM ports. It has an easy to use Windows Utility that supports the fixed-base Com function. The fixed-base COM function gives users a suitable solution for a variety of applications. It has a powered USB 2.0 4-port cable that enables users to connect to multiple high USB devices. Such devices include video conferencing cameras, digital cameras, hard drives and DVD drives that need a throughput of up to 480 Mbps. It has high USB transmissions of up to 480 Mbps. It has a best in class compatibility.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
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The USB Serial port has a maximum baud rate of 921.6 Kbps for supa fast data transmission. It has 4 ports, each of which has over-current detection and protection. It is ideal for any mobile user since it does not require an AC adapter. Its USB 2.0 is fully compatible with the original standard USB 1.1. It is easy to monitor with LEDs and management software. It comes with a built-in 15 KV ESD protection for all serial ports. Its instant plug and play feature allows a user to connect 2 RS-232 devices to their laptop or workstation via the USB port. It has certified drivers for Windows and Linux. It is capable of converting a USB port into a 9-pin male RS-232 serial port of high speeds. It is an ideal solution for standard applications that require serial connection. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and USB Serial Port errors before installing any driver updates.