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USB-C to Serial Adapter

Connect an RS232 (DB9) peripheral to your USB-C device

Product ID: ICUSB232C

  • USB-C to straight-through RS232 DB9 serial adapter
  • High-speed 921.6Kbps baud rate
  • Compatible with Windows®, macOS® and Linux
  • USB-powered - no external power adapter required
¥3,319 JPY exc tax
¥3,584 JPY inc tax

Overview

This USB-C™ to serial adapter lets you connect your USB-C devices to your legacy serial equipment. It converts a USB-C port on your laptop or computer into a RS232 DB9 serial port, giving you a cost-saving way to connect to serial devices such as point-of-sale terminals, serial modems, industrial equipment, and a wide variety of other RS232 peripherals.

Connect with ease

The RS232 adapter cable is compatible with Windows®, macOS and Linux® operating systems, which makes it easy to integrate into mixed environments.

Ready for mobile or desktop applications

The USB-C to serial adapter is USB powered, so you don’t need an additional external power supply. It’s a compact solution that’s easy to bring along with your laptop, when you’re on the go.

The ICUSB232C is backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.

Applications

IT administrators looking to add legacy functionality to newer notebooks, PCs and servers that lack an integrated RS232 port

Connect bar code scanners, receipt printers and other point of sale devices

Connect, monitor and control industrial/automotive sensors and other sensitive equipment

Connect and program LED and digital signage boards

Technical Specifications

Warranty Information
Warranty 2 Years
Hardware
Bus Type USB-C
Chipset ID Prolific - PL2303RA
Industry Standards USB 1.1/2.0 RS232
Interface Serial
Port Style Cable Adapters
Ports 1
Performance
Data Bits 5, 6, 7, 8
FIFO 512 Bytes
Flow Control None, Xon/Xoff, RTS/CTS, DTR/DSR
Max Baud Rate 921.6 Kbps
MTBF 30,000 Hours
Parity Odd, Even, Mark, Space, or None Parity Modes
Serial Protocol RS-232
Stop Bits 1, 1.5, 2
Connector(s)
Connector Type(s) 1 - USB Type-C (24-pin) USB 2.0 Male
1 - DB-9 (9 pin, D-Sub) Male
Software
Microsoft WHQL Certified Yes
OS Compatibility Windows® 7, 8.1, 10
Windows Server® 2008 R2, 2012 R2, 2016
Mac OS® 10.11 and 10.13
Linux 2.6.x to 4.4.x LTS Versions only
Special Notes / Requirements
System and Cable Requirements One available USB-C port
Power
Power Source USB-Powered
Environmental
Humidity 0~65% RH
Operating Temperature 0°C to 60°C (32°F to 140°F)
Storage Temperature -20°C to 80°C (-4°F to 176°F)
Physical Characteristics
Product Height 0.6 in [15 mm]
Product Length 16.9 in [430 mm]
Product Weight 1.3 oz [36 g]
Product Width 1.2 in [30 mm]
Packaging Information
Shipping (Package) Weight 1.8 oz [52 g]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - serial adapter cable
1 - quick-start guide

Compatibility

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Windows® 7, 8.1, 10
Windows Server® 2008 R2, 2012 R2, 2016
Mac OS® 10.11 and 10.13
Linux 2.6.x to 4.4.x LTS Versions only

Certifications

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