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USB-A to RS232 (DB9) Serial Adapter Cable - (M/M), 5 ft. (1.52 m)


Connect devices with a 9-pin RS-232 serial port, such as modems, digital cameras, PDAs and ISDN terminals, to the USB Type-A port on your computer or laptop.
  • 5-ft. (1.52 m) Length
  • No external power required
  • Compatible with Windows, Mac and Linux computers, and Android Tablets / Phones (See System Requirements for details)
  • Need drivers? Click on the Support Page link on the left
  • 3-year limited warranty

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Tripp Lite Part Number

U209-000-R

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Overview

The U209-000-R USB-to-Serial Adapter Cable allows you to connect a 9-pin RS-232 serial device to a computer or laptop with a USB Type-A port. It works with modems, digital cameras, PDAs, ISDN terminals and other devices with a serial port. The U209-000-R supports data transfer speeds up to 230 Kbps—twice as fast as a built-in serial port. No external power is required, and the compact 5-ft. (1.52 m) cable tucks away conveniently in your backpack or laptop bag for easy travelling. Doubled-shielded design with gold-plated contacts, tinned copper braid and aluminum Mylar foil shield eliminates crosstalk and reduces EMI/RFI interference. Compatible with Windows 2000, XP, Server 2003, Vista, 7, Server 2008, 8, 8.1, Server 2012, and 10; Mac OS X 10.6 through 10.12; and Linux Redhat 7.3, 8.0 and 9.0. Also works with Android tablets and smartphones with the addition of a USB Host Mode (OTG) cable.

Features

  • Connect a RS-232 Serial device to the USB port on your computer or Android tablet / phone
  • Compatible with Android tablets / phones with USB Host Mode (OTG) support and OS version 3.2 and above
  • Connectors: USB-A male/DB9 male
  • Portable design is ideal for use with a PDA or digital camera
  • Does not require external power
  • Supports data transfer rates up to 230 kbps
  • Premium double-shielded cable with tinned copper braid and aluminum Mylar foil shield that eliminates cross-talk and reduces EMI/RFI interference
  • Compatible with Windows, Mac and Linux computers, and Android Tablets / Phones (See System Requirements for details)
  • Prolific PL2303RA Chipset

System Requirements

  • Compatible with Windows 2000, XP, Server 2003, Vista, 7, Server 2008, 8, 8.1, Server 2012, and 10
  • Compatible with Mac OS X 10.6 through 10.12
  • Compatible with Linux Redhat 7.3, 8.0 and 9.0 (Linux Kernel 2.4.31 and above already includes built-in drivers)
  • Compatible with Android Devices (Tablets with USB Host Mode (OTG) support and Android OS version 3.2 and above. Android Devices will require a USB Host Mode (OTG) cable (such as Tripp Lite's U052-06N) to connect the U209-000-R to the device.

Package Includes

  • U209-000-R USB-A to Serial Adapter (DB9) - (M/M), 5-ft. (1.52 m)
  • Owner's Manual
RoHS compliant

Specifications

OVERVIEW
UPC Code037332095640
TechnologySerial (RS232); USB
INPUT
Cable Length (ft.)4.9
PHYSICAL
ColorBlack
Shipping Dimensions (hwd / in.)1.00 x 4.10 x 4.70
Shipping Weight (lbs.)0.30
CONNECTIONS
Ports1
Side A - Connector 1USB A (MALE)
Side B - Connector 1DB9 (MALE)
WARRANTY
Product Warranty Period (Worldwide)3-year limited warranty

Frequently Asked Questions

The chipset for the U209-000-R is Prolific.
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The lowest baud rate that the U209-000-R supports is 300 bps.
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