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8 Port Native PCI Express RS232 Serial Adapter Card with 16950 UART

Add 8 RS232 serial ports to your computer via a single PCI Express slot

Product ID: PEX8S952

  • 8 high speed RS-232 serial ports with data transfer rate up to 460.8 Kbps
  • Breakout dongle cable included
  • 128-byte deep FIFO per transmitter and receiver
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  • Automated in-band software flow control using programmable Xon/Xoff in both directions
  • Automated out-of-band hardware flow control using Tx/Rx/RTS/CTS/DSR/DTR/DCD/RI/GND
  • Compliant with PCI Express base specifications revision 1.0a
  • High Performance Dual Channel Oxford 950 UART
  • Native single-Chip, single lane PCI Express
€ 237,99 EUR exc VAT
€ 290,35 EUR inc VAT

Overview

The PEX8S952 8 Port Native PCI Express RS232 Serial Adapter Card with 16950 UART allows you to turn a PCI Express slot into eight RS232 (DB9) serial connections using the included breakout cable.

The serial card is based on a native chip design, that allows you to harness the full capability of PCI Express (PCIe) - providing optimum reliability and speed, and reducing the load applied to the CPU by as much as 48% over conventional serial cards that use a PCI to PCIe bridge.

The RS232 Serial Adapter Card is compatible with a broad range of operating systems, including Windows®, Linux, and MAC OS for easy integration into mixed environments.

Backed by a StarTech.com Lifetime warranty and free lifetime technical support.

The StarTech.com Advantage

  • High Performance Dual Channel Oxford 950 UART provides reliability, speed and broad OS compatibility
  • Native single-Chip, single lane PCI Express design reduces overall load on the CPU
  • The included breakout cable helps to reduce cluttered connections

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.

Technical Specifications

Warranty Information
Warranty Lifetime
Hardware
Bus Type PCI Express
Card Type Standard Profile
Chipset ID PLX/Oxford - OXPCIe958
PLX/Oxford - OXPCIe954
Interface Serial
Port Style Dongle (Included)
Ports 8
Performance
FIFO 128 Bytes
Max Baud Rate 460.8 Kbps
MTBF 87,600 Hours
Serial Protocol RS-232
Connector(s)
Connector Type(s) 1 - PCI Express x1 Male
External Ports 8 - DB-9 (9 pin, D-Sub) Male
Software
OS Compatibility Windows® 98SE, ME, 2000, CE 4.2/5.0/6.0, 2000, XP Embedded, XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10
Windows Server® 2003, 2008 R2, 2012, 2016
Linux 3.5.x to 4.11.x LTS Versions only
Environmental
Humidity 5~85% RH
Operating Temperature -10°C to 80°C (14°F to 176°F)
Storage Temperature -20°C to 100°C (-4°F to 212°F)
Physical Characteristics
Product Height 20 mm [0.8 in]
Product Length 90 mm [3.5 in]
Product Weight 472 g [16.7 oz]
Product Width 65 mm [2.6 in]
Packaging Information
Shipping (Package) Weight 0.7 kg [1.4 lb]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - 8 Port Serial Card
1 - 8 Port DB9 Break-out cable
1 - Driver CD
1 - Instruction Manual

Compatibility

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Windows® 98SE, ME, 2000, CE 4.2/5.0/6.0, 2000, XP Embedded, XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10
Windows Server® 2003, 2008 R2, 2012, 2016
Linux 3.5.x to 4.11.x LTS Versions only

Certifications

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