Product ID: ICUSBANDR232
The micro USB to serial adapter cable for Android™ converts the micro USB port on your Android mobile device into an RS232 DB9 connection, letting you control a serial device from the convenience of your smartphone or tablet.
For more control options, the device server is compatible with the free, StarTech.com NETRSAPP (NETRSAPP). When coupled with the ICUSBANDR232, this handy application for Android lets you build a custom serial control interface that’s tailored to your specific application.
Plus, you can keep your Android mobile device charged even when using the adapter to control or configure a serial device. The adapter cable features an integrated USB power cable that connects to a computer USB port, USB wall charger or portable USB battery pack to power the adapter.
Designed for mobility and integration into mixed environments, this portable and lightweight single cable solution is compatible with nearly all Android OS version 3.2 Honeycomb or later devices including the Samsung Galaxy Note®, Galaxy® S5, S4, S3, or S2, Google Nexus 7™, 5, or 4, and Motorola or HTC mobile devices. The versatile adapter will even work with devices that don’t support USB On-The-Go (OTG)!
This Micro USB to serial adapter features an integrated FTDI USB UART Chip supporting baud rates up to 921.6 Kbps, provides serial configuration via a downloadable FTDI AOA (Android Open Accessory) HyperTerm Application, and offers standard CTS/RTS, DTR/DSR flow control.
Download the StarTech.com serial control software from the Apple App Store, the Google Play™ Store, or the Chrome Web Store.
Backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.
|Warranty Information||Warranty||2 Years|
|Connector(s)||1 - Connector Type(s)||DB-9 (9 pin, D-Sub)|
|USB Type-A (4 pin) USB 2.0|
|USB Micro-B (5 pin)|
|Environmental||Operating Temperature||0°C to 60°C (32°F to 140°F)|
|Storage Temperature||0°C to 80°C (32°F to 176°F)|
|Bus Type||USB 2.0|
|Port Style||Cable Adapters|
|Chipset ID||FTDI - FT312D|
|Packaging Information||Shipping (Package) Weight||149.6 g [5.3 oz]|
|Package Length||17.0 cm [6.7 in]|
|Package Width||14.0 cm [5.5 in]|
|Package Height||3.0 cm [1.2 in]|
|Max Baud Rate||921.6 Kbps|
|Data Bits||7, 8|
|Flow Control||None, CTS/RTS, DTR/DSR|
|Parity||None, Odd, Even, Mark, Space|
|Stop Bits||1, 2|
|Physical Characteristics||Weight of Product||103.1 g [3.6 oz]|
|Cable Length||1 m [3.3 ft]|
|Product Length||1.0 m [3.3 ft]|
|Product Width||3.5 cm [1.4 in]|
|Product Height||1.5 cm [0.6 in]|
|Software||OS Compatibility||Android OS Version 3.2 Honeycomb or later|
|Special Notes / Requirements||System and Cable Requirements||Available USB A Female Port for power/charging capabilities (eg: PC USB or USB Wall Charger)|
|FTDI AOA HyperTerm Application for Android™ — To manually find and install the application, open the Google Play Store from your Android device, then search for "FTDI UART.”|
|What's in the Box||1 - Included in Package||USB to RS-232 Serial Adapter Cable for Android™|
Older applications that use serial communication often use legacy hardware addresses that do not work with PCI, PCIe, or USB to Serial products. We recommend contacting the software provider/support team to check if this is the case.
Use a USB to Serial product that features COM Port Retention. These products will store settings that are unique to the connected device in non-volatile memory, allowing you to retain the desired settings regardless of the USB Port to which the adapter is connected.
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