USB to Serial Adapter using FTDI FT231X

USB to Serial Adapter using FTDI FT231X


Sergey @ has build another FTDI FT231X based USB to Serial adapter and provides the design files to the public domain.

This adapter allows connecting micro-controller boards that have 5V or 3.3V serial interfaces to a PC USB port. The converter is compatible with FTDI USB TTL Serial cables and SparkFun FTDI Basic breakout board. Compared to SparkFun board, uses much more reliable and common nowadays Micro USB connector. It is also cheaper to make (about $7 per board), and so it makes a nice project for practicing your SMD soldering skills :-).

USB to Serial Adapter using FTDI FT231X – [Link]

About mixos

Mike is the founder and editor of, an electronics engineering community/news and project sharing platform. He studied Electronics and Physics and enjoys everything that has moving electrons and fun. His interests lying on solar cells, microcontrollers and switchmode power supplies. Feel free to reach him for feedback, random tips or just to say hello :-)

view all posts by admin
Notify of

Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
Subscribe to Blog via Email

After subscribing you can choose how often you will receive our updates:

Join 97,447 other subscribers