RS232 Converter SMD - MAX3232

Item number 59601 Brand Sparkfun Model COM-00589 Share Write a review
RS232 Converter SMD - MAX3232


The RS232 Converter SMD - MAX3232 is an essential IC for all your 3V projects. This converter IC is designed to run at 3V and is compatible with 3V logic. It is packaged in a 16-Pin SOIC SMD format that is simple to solder. The product requires four external 0.1uF ceramic capacitors, eliminating the need for 10uF giants. It operates within a range of 2.7V to 6V.

One of the key benefits of the RS232 Converter SMD - MAX3232 is its compatibility with 3V logic. This means it can be used in a wide variety of 3V projects, making it a versatile addition to your toolkit. The product's simplicity in soldering also makes it user-friendly, even for those who may be new to soldering.

This converter IC is not just versatile and user-friendly, but also compact. It comes in a 16-Pin SOIC SMD package, which is easy to handle and solder. Plus, it does away with the need for large 10uF capacitors, instead requiring four smaller 0.1uF ceramic capacitors. This makes it a space-efficient choice for your projects.

Another unique property of the RS232 Converter SMD - MAX3232 is its operating voltage range. It can function anywhere between 2.7V to 6V, offering flexibility in terms of power supply. This wide operating voltage range ensures that the converter IC can be used in a variety of scenarios and setups.

Please refer to the datasheet for the 3232EB for more detailed information about this product.


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Brand Sparkfun
Size info
Length6 mm
Width10 mm
Height2 mm
Weight0,3 g
€ 1,85€ 1,55 Excl. VAT (NL)
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