DB-25


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DB-25

(hardware)
The standard 25-pin D-shell connector used for EIA-232 serial communication.

DE-9 is a common alternative.
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It hooks to a Mac via the DB-25 SCSI port; for connecting it to the Apple IIe or IIGS, a $299 SCSI card (Revision C) is needed.
With the brand-new audio mezzanine for the ImagePRO-II, users have a wide range of options for embedding and de-embedding audio between the HDMI, DisplayPort and SDI signals and the analog and digital AES signals available on the DB-25 connector located on the audio board.
Interface options include RS-232 and RS-422/485 with DB-25 connectors via an external breakout box.
Xircom PortStation USB Port Expansion Systems with Ethernet, Serial PS/2 and Parallel DB-25 ports are available as options.
The unit has two DB-25 connectors and a two wire "Y" cable that connects to the reset jumper connector on the mother board of the PC.
We have attached a typical DB-25 connector to each one of these ports.