Multiprotocol Transceivers

Maxim offers two families of multiprotocol transceivers. Dual-protocol devices offer the convenience of communicating in RS-232 or RS-485 with a single chip. Multiprotocol chipsets support 11 protocols: RS-232, RS-449, RS-485, RS-530, RS-530A, V.10, V.11, V.28, V.35, V.36, and X.21.

Dual-protocol: RS-232, RS-485

RS-485/RS-232 Protocol
With ESD Protection
All Dual-Protocol Devices 

Multiprotocol: RS-232, RS-449, RS-485, RS-530, RS-530A, V.10, V.11, V.28, V.36, X.21.

Multiprotocol Chipset
Single 3.3V Supply 
Single 5.5V Supply 
All Multiprotocol Chipsets 

All Multiprotocol/Dual-Protocol Devices 

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