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  • Overall Rating: 4
  • Price: 5
  • Quality: 3
  • Ease Of Use: 5
  • Usefulness: 4
Not true RS232 – USB to RS232 Adapter with USB Extension Cable (41CM Length) Reviews

posted by critiacrof on 06/08/2011 Certified Owner

Involvement:Expert (understands the inner workings) - Ownership:1 week to 1 month

Pros:
-great product, my pc doen't have a serial port, so this product is very usefull.
-great price. At a local store you pay 10 times as much.
-small size
-includes a usb extention cable
-includes driver cd
Cons:
-not a very riggid contruction. In falls appart very easily.
-not true rs232, it only has positive levels.
-cable is not good in quality, but this doesn't matter.
-only rx and tx pins are connected
Other:
I was hoping for getting one with te newer chips with true rs232 levels, but i didn't het lucky.
Bottomline:
Good enough product for most uses, but don't expect it to replace a real serial port.

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