StarTech.com 1 Port Low Profile PCI RS232 Serial Adapter Card

Mfg. Part: PCI1S550_LP | CDW Part: 716627 | UNSPSC: 43201559
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$35.99Advertised Price

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  • Add 1 high-speed RS-232 serial ports to your low profile/small form factor computer with a PCI expansion slot
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Product Overview
Main Features
  • Add 1 high-speed RS-232 serial ports to your low profile/small form factor computer with a PCI expansion slot
  • PCI Serial Card
  • PCI Serial Adapter
  • PCI RS232
  • RS232 Card
  • 16550 UART
  • 1 Port Low Profile PCI RS232 Serial Adapter Card
Data transfer rates of up to 920Kbps for peak serial device performance Get more out of your serial devices! StarTech.com’s PCI1S550_LP gives you one serial port for connecting any new or old serial peripheral, with data transfer rates of up to 920 Kbits/sec.

Perfect for connecting serial modems, POS devices, PDAs, digital cameras, printers, ISDN terminal adapters and more, to your low profile system.

Installation is a breeze with support for Windows® XP, ME, 2000, 98, 95, NT4, 3.1, DOS® and Linux®. Plus, IRQ sharing and a PCI plug and play interface, guarantee convenient, hassle-free connections. Backed by StarTech.com’s lifetime warranty and FREE LIFETIME tech support.


16 byte FIFO buffer ensures fast data transfer while multitasking

Easy plug and play installation fits any open low profile PCI slot using Windows 95/98/ME/2000 or XP

Includes drivers for Linux® and all versions of Windows®

Supports the RS-232 serial interface
Technical Specifications
Specifications are provided by the manufacturer. Refer to the manufacturer for an explanation of the print speed and other ratings.
Brand: StarTech.com
Compatibility: PC
Manufacturer: StarTech.com
Model: 1 Port PCI Low Profile RS232 Serial Adapter Card with 16550 UART
Packaged Quantity: 1
Product Line: StarTech.com

Interface Provided
Connector Type: 9 pin D-Sub (DB-9)
Interface: RS-232
Qty: 1
Type: RS-232
Type: Serial

Interface Required
Type: None

Compliant Standards: CB , CSA , Plug and Play , TUV , UL

Connectivity Technology: Wired
Data Link Protocol: RS-232
Data Transfer Rate: 920 Kbps
Form Factor: Plug-in card
Interface Type: PCI
Low Profile: Low profile
Ports Qty: 1
Type: Serial adapter

Power Device
Type: None

Support Details Full Contract Period: Lifetime
Support Details Type: Limited warranty

Slot Required
Form Factor: Low-profile
Total Qty: 1
Type: PCI

System Requirements
Min Operating System: Linux , Microsoft DOS , Microsoft Windows 2000 , Microsoft Windows 7 (32/64 bits) , Microsoft Windows 95/98 Second Edition , Microsoft Windows Embedded POSReady 2009 , Microsoft Windows Server 2003 (32/64-bits) , Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 , Microsoft Windows Vista (32/64 bits) , Microsoft Windows XP (32/64 bits) , Microsoft Windows XP Embedded , Windows 8 (32/64 bits)

Dimensions & Weight
Depth: 4.7 in
Height: 2.2 in

Service & Support
Type: Limited lifetime warranty

Type: RS-232

Product Reviews
StarTech.com 1 Port Low Profile PCI RS232 Serial Adapter Card is rated 4.3 out of 5 by 3.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works perfectly We use these cards for all our PCs that connect to scientific instruments (Agilent etc).No problems getting the drivers installed or the instruments to communicate.Solid cards that just work. Can't recommend them enough.
Date published: 2017-02-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great support Purchased this product, couldn't get the driver installed. Spoke with support via chat and they remotely connected and fixed the problem. A+ very impressed. Thank you!
Date published: 2016-12-07
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Suggestion for documentation An arrow showing where pin 1 is for the parallel cable would've been helpful. The stock photo provided on Amazon, CDW, and shown on the box contradicts what is show on the front of the manual.
Date published: 2014-09-30
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