- Simple to use USB to serial base unit XBee line
- Works with all XBee modules including Series 1 & 2.5, standard and Pro
- Built-in FT231X USB-to-Serial converter
- RX, TX, RSSI (signal-strength indicator) and power indicator
The XBee Explorer USB is a simple to use, USB to serial base unit for the XBee line. This unit works with all XBee modules including the Series 1 and Series 2.5, standard and Pro version. Plug the unit into the XBee Explorer, attach a mini USB cable, and you will have direct access to the serial and programming pins on the XBee unit. The highlight of this board is an FT231X USB-to-Serial converter. That’s what translates data between your computer and the XBee. There’s also a reset button, and a voltage regulator to supply the XBee with plenty of power. In addition, there are four LEDs that’ll help if you ever need to debug your XBee: RX, TX, RSSI (signal-strength indicator), and power indicator.