16550


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16550

(hardware)
A version of the 16450 UART with a 16-byte FIFO. Superseded by the 16550A.

This chip might not operate correctly with all software.

The 16C550 is a CMOS version.
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Type 16550 UARTS are used for the economical version.
2] is specially designed to work with the new 16550 UART.