Cables : USB : Startech : SKU: ICUSB1284


Manufacturer: Startech

Part Number: ICUSB1284

UPC: 65030781015

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Startech 6 ft USB to Parallel Printer Adapter - M/M


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  • Add a Centronics parallel port to your desktop or laptop PC through USB
  • High speed bi-directional parallel port compliant to IEEE-1284 industry standard
  • Low power consumption as it draws power from the USB connection
  • Fully Plug & Play for easy installation
  • No IRQ required for installation
  • Allows you to quickly add a parallel port to your Windows® computer
  • Allows USB capable PCs to print to any standard parallel printer
  • Converting a USB port into a Centronics (male)connector for direct connection to a parallel printer
  • The USB interface provides a much faster data transfer rate than standard parallel ports
  • Reducing the time spent waiting for a print job or data transfer to be sent
  • Self-powered and provides Plug and Play installation on Windows® based, USB-compliant computers
  • Compact size and low weight make it an ideal accessory for portable computers
  • 6.1 ft Long
  • Providing guaranteed quality and reliability
  • 2 Years Warranty

  • Specification

    Bus Type USB 2.0
    Cable Length 70.9 in [180 cm]
    Chipset ID Prolific - PL-2305
    Connector Type(1) 1 - Centronics (36 pin) Male
    Connector Type(2) 1 - USB A (4 pin) Male
    Enclosure Type Plastic
    Humidity 0~80% RH non-condensing
    Interface Parallel
    Operating Temperature 5°C to 40°C (41°F to 140°F)
    OS Compatibility Windows 8 (32/64bit), 7 (32/64), Vista (32/64), XP (32/64), 2000, ME, 98SE
    OS Compatibility Windows Server 2012, 2008 R2, 2003 (32/64), 2000
    OS Compatibility Mac OS 10.x (Tested up to 10.9)
    OS Compatibility Linux 2.6.x – 3.9.x
    Ports 1
    Power Adapter Included Self Powered
    Power Consumption 0.9W
    Product Length 6.1 ft [1.9 m]
    Product Weight 3.9 oz [110 g]
    Shipping (Package) Weight 0.3 lb [0.2 kg]
    Storage Temperature -20°C to 70°C (-4°F to 158°F)
    Warranty 2 Years

    In The Box

  • 1 - USB to Parallel Converter Cable
  • 1 - Driver CD