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Eight Port RS-232 Card for the PCI Bus


Eight Port RS-232 Card for the PCI Bus | OMG-COMM8-PCI

Eight Port RS-232 Card for the PCI Bus


1 year warranty CE OmegaCare
  • Eight Port RS-232 Interface
  • Each Port Designed to Maximize Windows XP/Vista/7 Communications
  • Full Array of Advanced UARTs Available
  • Supports Standard PC Data Rates and "Quad" Data Rates up to 460.8 Kbps
  • Supports all PCI Interrupts
  • On-Board Interrupt Status Port Provides Efficient Interrupt Sharing
  • Includes Windows Advanced COM Drivers and Help Files to Simplify Installation
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The OMG-COMM8-PCI plugs into any IBM or compatible computer with the PCI bus, and provides eight RS-232 Async ports for communication servers, terminals, point of sale (POS) systems, and other data collection devices. The on-board interrupt status port provides maximum Windows flexibility. The OMG-COMM8-PCI includes the 16554 UART, providing a 16 byte FIFO to keep your data communication applications running error free. The 16654 UART, featuring a deep 64 byte FIFO is optional for high speed applications.

Windows XP/Vista/7 drivers are included as well as support for Linux. The drivers provide IRQ sharing, advanced UART support and serial diagnostic utilities.

Communications Chip:
16554 standard, 16654 optional
Number of Ports: Eight RS-232
Max. Data Rate: 460.8 K bps
Max. Data Distance: Up to 15.2 m (50')
Operating Temperature:0 to 50°C (32 to 122°F)
Storage Temperature:-20 to 70°C (-4 to 158°F)
Humidity Range: 10 to 90% RH
Power: +5 V @ 295 mA, +12 V @ 60 mA, -12 V @ 100 mA (derived from PC)
Connector(s): DB-37 to (8) DB-25 Male or (8) DB-9 Male, depending on model
Cable Length: 91.44 cm (36")
Physical Dimensions:
5.6 L x 3.8" H (14.35 x 9.65 cm)
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Part Number/ Desc.
Availability: 7 weeks
Eight port RS-232 card for the PCI bus, 25-pin connectors (DB-25 cable included)
Availability: 1 week
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All dollar amounts on this site are shown in Canadian currency. Note: The OMG-COMM8-PCI cards come with driver software, eight-port cable and operator’s manual. To order with optional 16654 UART, contact for more info.