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Please visit the Cypress USB to UART Gen 2 (CY7C65213) product page to learn more about our latest part with USB-UART bridge functionality.

The USB to UART Bridge Controller (CY7C64225) is a fully integrated USB to UART controller that provides USB connectivity to devices with a UART interface. The device includes a USB 2.0 Full-Speed Controller, Voltage Regulator and internal EEPROM in a 28-pin SSOP package. These features make the product ideal for upgrading legacy peripherals to USB interface.

USB to UART Bridge Controller is a USB-IF certified, fixed function device that requires no programming from the user. Royalty free Virtual COM Port (VCP) drivers available with it ensure that it appears as a COM port to PC applications.

Key Features

  • Single Chip Fully Integrated Solution:
    Integrated Clock, EEPROM, USB Termination Resistors and Voltage Regulator
  • UART Controller:
    Data rates up to 256 Kbps
    Tx/Rx data buffers
    LED driver indicating data activity
  • Active Power Management:
    Bus and Self-powered mode
    Typical supply current: 14mA
  • Driver Support:
    WHQL certified Virtual COM Port Drivers
  • USB Compliant:
    USB-IF Certified with Test-ID (TID) : 40001425


  • USB to UART Cable
  • POS Printer Terminal
  • Networking System
  • Industrial and Power Meter
  • USB Bar Code Reader
  • USB Digital Camera Interface
  • USB Wireless/Wired Modem

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