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16-Port USB-to-Serial Adapter Hub

Product ID: ICUSB23216FD

Convert a USB port into 16 RS232 serial ports in an industrial rack-mountable chassis - and daisy chain multiple hubs for a scalable solution

Features
  • Gain 16 RS232 serial port interfaces through a single USB port

  • Connect multiple hubs together through daisy chain functionality

  • 921.6Kbps baud per port

More Features . . .
  • 256-byte transmit, 128-byte receive FIFO

  • Rack-mountable design

  • COM port retention

  • Extended operating temperature range: -40°C to 85°C (-40°F to 185°F)

  • Durable all-metal chassis

  • Low USB bandwidth consumption

  • USB 2.0 compatible

  • Configurable I/O pin output drive strength

  • Fully integrated USB termination resistor

  • Device supplied pre-programmed with unique USB serial number

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ID: ICUSB23216FD

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Here’s an easy and cost-efficient way to add RS232 serial capability to your industrial setting. This 16-port USB-to-serial adapter hub features a sturdy, rack-mountable chassis, and supports daisy chaining, so you can connect multiple hubs together to increase your serial device port count.

A scalable solution for changing needs

This rack-mountable USB serial hub (FTDI) lets you add 16 serial ports (RS232), with full control from your desktop or laptop computer system using a single USB port. The daisy-chain function gives you a cost-effective and scalable way to increase your serial port count and expand as your needs grow, without investing in a higher cost serial hub.

Providing full control of your serial components from a single device, the USB serial hub is ideal for a multitude of applications including: industrial automation, self-serve automated kiosks, and monitoring of cameras and security systems.

Built-in convenience

The hub features COM port retention, which retains the assigned serial COM port values. This ensures that the same values are automatically re-assigned to the port provided by the adapter, in the event it is disconnected and re-connected to the host computer.

The hub features a reliable FTDI USB-to-serial chipset, which provides easy installation into a broad range of operating systems.

Meets the demands of industrial environments

With its all-metal chassis, this rugged, rack-mountable hub fits into standard 19-inch server storage racks to provide an efficient industrial serial solution. It supports an extended operating temperature range of -40°C to 85°C (-40°F to 185°F), ensuring reliable performance even in the harshest environments. The USB-serial hub includes both an AC adapter and terminal block power, providing versatile power options.

The ICUSB23216FD is backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.

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Compatible With

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Windows® CE (4.2, 5.0, 6.0), XP Embedded, 98SE, 2000, XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10
Windows Server® 2003, 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2, 2016
Mac OS® 10.6 to 10.13
Linux 2.4.x to 4.11.x LTS Versions only

Applications
  • Ideal for industrial automation on factory and manufacturing floors
  • Provides full control of your server room serial components from a single device
  • Control and monitoring of surveillance and security cameras and systems
  • Self-service automated machines and kiosks (grocery, airport) to control serial devices such as scales, touchscreens, magnetic card readers, bar code scanners, receipt printers, label printers
  • POS control of keyboards, cash drawers, receipt printers, card readers and card swipes, scales, and elevated displays on poles
  • Bank teller workstations, in either full-profile or low-profile versions, to control serial devices such as cash drawers, card readers and card swipes, printers, keypads and pin pads, pen pads
Product Numbers
Warranty Information
Warranty 2 Years
Hardware
Bus Type USB 2.0
Chipset ID FTDI - FT232RL
Interface Serial
Port Style External Hub
Ports 16
Performance
Data Bits 7, 8
FIFO 256 Bytes
Max Baud Rate 921.6 Kbps
Maximum Data Transfer Rate 480 Mbps
Parity Odd, Even, Mark, Space, None
Serial Protocol RS-232
Stop Bits 1, 2
Connector(s)
Connector Type(s) 1 - USB B (4 pin) Female
16 - DB-9 (9 pin, D-Sub) Male
Software
OS Compatibility Windows® CE (4.2, 5.0, 6.0), XP Embedded, 98SE, 2000, XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10
Windows Server® 2003, 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2, 2016
Mac OS® 10.6 to 10.13
Linux 2.4.x to 4.11.x LTS Versions only
Indicators
LED Indicators 16 - Data Receive
16 - Data Transmit
Power
Center Tip Polarity Positive
Input Current 1.5 A
Input Voltage 100 ~ 240 AC
Output Current 3 A
Output Voltage 12 DC
Plug Type N
Power Consumption (In Watts) 36
Power Source AC Adapter Included
Environmental
Humidity 20~80% RH (Non-condensing)
Operating Temperature -40°C to 85°C (-40°F to 185°F)
Storage Temperature -65°C to 150°C (-85°F to 302°F)
Physical Characteristics
Color Black
Enclosure Type Steel
Product Height 1.8 in [45 mm]
Product Length 16.9 in [430 mm]
Product Weight 54.7 oz [1550 g]
Product Width 4.7 in [120 mm]
Packaging Information
Shipping (Package) Weight 5.1 lb [2.3 kg]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - 16-port USB to RS232 hub
1 - USB cable
2 - rack mounting brackets
8 - rack mounting screws
2 - DIN rail mounting brackets
4 - DIN rail mounting screws
4 - washers
4 - nuts
1 - universal power adapter (NA/JP, EU, UK, ANZ)
1 - driver CD
1 - terminal block plug
1 - quick-start guide
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