You might be thinking if I have USB why do I need to bother with serial? Yet if you are like half of the people I know you have an old digital camera, PDA. mobile phone or other device that only supports a serial connection.
The Datacom USB to serial adapter is very simple. Plug the serial end into the device you wish to connect, plug the USB plug into your computer’s USB port and off you go. All Windows operating systems are supported as well as Mac OS 8.6 and above. The USB to serial adapter is complaint to USB 1.1 standards and supports a data transfer rate of over 500kbps. There is a 96 byte buffer to aid the data flow and handshake mode, remote wake up and power management is automatic. The USB serial adapter is bus powered so there’s no need for an external power supply.
The USB serial adapter can be used with many different devices including digital cameras, PDAs, really old mobile phones, modems, ISDN terminal adapters etc. The USB serial adapter is compatible with Windows and Mac OS 8.6 and above.
* Allows serial port devices to be connected to computer USB port
* No need for PCI cards or patch leads
* Supports automatic handshake mode
* Transfer rates of up to 500KB per second
* 96 byte data buffering
* No external power supply needed