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MOXA Introduces its High Speed, Instant Plug and Play USB-to-Serial Adapter

Taipei, Taiwan, Nov. 15, 2006—Moxa is pleased to introduce a new member of the MOXA UPort family of USB-to-serial adaptors. The UPort 1130 is a 1-port USB-to-serial adaptor . It enables users to attach an RS-422/485 serial peripheral to a laptop or workstation's USB port. The adaptor features full-speed USB 1.1 operation and serial transmission speeds up to 921.6 Kbps. It is a truly handy, plug-and-play tool for engineers who need to manage serial devices from a portable workstation or notebook. The UPort 1130 is a perfect fit for mobile, instrumentation, and point-of-sale (POS) applications.

High Compatibility
The UPort 1130 features USB 1.1 full-speed data transmission and is fully compatible with USB 2.0 and 1.0. Users may select the desired serial interface through software, giving the UPort 1130 a clear advantage over other similar products. The supported interfaces are RS-422, 4-wire RS-485, and 2-wire RS-485. In addition, the UPort 1130 has built-in 15 KV ESD protection, ensuring reliable operation in harsh industrial environments.

Convenient Terminal Block Converter
The UPort 1130 is designed for industrial applications. A compact terminal block converter (DB9F to terminal block) is included in the UPort 1130 offering pack to simplify wiring to serial devices.

Features at a glance:

  • Fully compatible with USB 2.0
  • Software configuration for RS-422, 4-wire RS-485, or 2-wire RS-485 operation
  • Male DB9 and terminal block connectors for easy wiring
  • LED indicators (Active, Tx, Rx)
  • Built-in 15 KV ESD protection
  • Serial transmission speeds up to 921.6 Kbps

About Moxa: Your Trusted Partner in Automation

Moxa is a leading provider of edge connectivity, industrial computing, and network infrastructure solutions for enabling connectivity for the Industrial Internet of Things. With over 30 years of industry experience, Moxa has connected more than 50 million devices worldwide and has a distribution and service network that reaches customers in more than 70 countries. Moxa delivers lasting business value by empowering industry with reliable networks and sincere service for industrial communications infrastructures. Information about Moxa’s solutions is available at www.moxa.com.