USB to UART Bridge - FT232RL


The ever-popular FTDI USB to UART IC now comes with built-in EEPROM and built-in oscillator! This IC comes in a 28-pin SSOP package and can be soldered by hand. The FT232RL is the latest IC from FTDI requiring very few external components for operation!


While we are no longer selling the FT232RL IC alone, we recommend any of these breakout boards as an alternative for your needs:


  • Implements full v2.0 USB protocol
  • Needs no external crystal
  • Requires only decoupling caps
  • Internal EEPROM for device ID and Product Description strings
  • Royalty-Free Driver support for Windows, Linux, and Mac OSX


Collections: SparkFun Electronics

Type: USB