About Us Contact Us Order Status & Tracking Register & Log In My Cart
Computer Hardware PCs & Barebones Laptops Tablets Electronics Software Tools Deals
Browse Top Categories
Special Offers
Info

Featured Products
Mushkin Blackline 16GB (2x8GB) 240-Pin DDR3 1600MHz (PC3-12800) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory 997112, 9-9-9-24, 1.35V, w/ Ridgeback Heatsink
Mushkin Blackline 16GB (2x8GB) 240-Pin DDR3 1600MHz (PC3-1280...
Only $95.99

vitalASC KB10KA-S Ultra Slim Bluetooth 3.0 Keyboard, for iPad, iPhone and Other Mobile Devices
vitalASC KB10KA-S Ultra Slim Bluetooth 3.0 Keyboard, for iPad...
Only $15.99

Logitech 920-003402 Keyboard Case for iPad 2 Wireless Keyboard, Refurbished
Logitech 920-003402 Keyboard Case for iPad 2 Wireless Keyboar...
Only $15.99

Home >> Keyboards, Mice, Input >> 

Glossary of Common Computer Ports and Connectors

Glossary of Common Computer Ports and Connectors


| Terminologies for SCSI Connectors and Ports |


6 MiniDIN Female Used as the keyboard and mouse ports on almost all new IBM PS/2 and compatible computers (PS2-style).

5 DIN Female Used as the keyboard port on older IBM PC, XT, AT, and compatible computers (AT-style).

4 MiniDIN Female Used as the keyboard and mouse ports on Macintosh computers.

8 MiniDIN Female Used as the communication port on Macintosh computers. Can be used to connect printers, modems, Appletalk networks, etc.

DB9 Male Used as the serial port connector on IBM AT, PS/2 and compatible computers for connecting serial mice, modems and other RS-232 serial devices.

High Density DB15 Female Used as the VGA or SVGA video connector on IBM, AT, PS/2 and compatible computers.

DB15 Female Used as a joystick port on IBM, AT, PS/2 and compatible computers. Used as the video connector on most Macintosh computers.

DB25 Female Used as the parallel port (printer port) connector on IBM, AT, PS/2 and compatible computers. Used as the SCSI connector on most Macintosh computers.

DB25 Male Used as the serial port connector on older IBM, AT, PS/2 and compatible computers. For attaching modems and RS-232 serial peripherals.

Centronics 50 Female Used as the external SCSI connector on older IBM-compatible SCSI controller cards.

Half Pitch DB50 Female Used as the SCSI2 connector on many newer controller cards and Sun Sparc workstations.

Half Pitch DB68 Female Used as the SCSI3 connector on most new controller cards and Fast-SCSI and Wide-SCSI drives.

USB Type A Female Used to connect to Universal Serial Bus (USB) peripherals.



Related Items: | SCSI Connectors and Ports | Input Devices |



Customer Feedback through Yahoo!
Join our Newsletter

Shipping Policy Customer Service Payment Policy
  Tracking Orders
  Est. Shipping Cost
  Time-in-Transit Map
  FAQ - Shipping
  Top Reasons for Delays
  UPS, FedEx, Postal Office
  Walk-in Sales
  APO/FPO Orders
  International
 
  Return Policy
  Statistics
  Satisfaction
  Account Applications
  Frequent Errors
  FAQ-Services
  FAQ-Tech Support
  Newsletter
  Order Status
 
  Credit Card via Phone
  Purchase Order
  Prepay, PayPal
  Resellers, VARs
  Corporate/Business
  Educational Government
  Terms & Conditions
  Price & Tax
  FAQ-Payment
 
Directron.NET- Help Desk Directron.ORG - Resources Short Cuts
  Sales Support
  Tech Support
  Knowledge Base
  Customer Service
  Open Forums
  Advanced Search of Help Desk
  How to Choose?
  FAQs, Glossary
  BYO
  Installation
  How to Upgrade?
  Troubleshooting
  Top Sellers
  New Products
  Quiet Computers
  Water Cooling
  Overclocking
  Case Painting
 

Directron Facebook Directron Twitter Directron Google+ Directron RSS Feed Directron YouTube Directron Newsletter Sign Up

BBB Accredited Business with an A+ Rating

Copyright  1997-2016 Directron.com, Houston, Texas. Prime Systems
 


NEW Site Link
AOC e2260Swda 21.5in Slim Design 16:9 LED LCD Monitor (Black)...
Only $125.99

LG 23MP57HQ-P 23in IPS MultiTasking LED Monitor, 5ms, 1920 x ...
Only $149.99

HP ProDisplay P201m 20in LED LCD Monitor C9F73AAEXCESS, 1600 ...
Only $76.99

Belkin F9K1106 Dual-Band Wireless Range Extender, 4 x LAN Por...
Only $14.99

TDK 77000021822 Glow in the Dark SP80 Smartphone Active Headp...
Only $3.99

Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga 12.5in Notebook 20CD00AVUS-RB (Black), I...
Only $579.99

*Free Ground Shipping* Refurbished: Dell BELL8-Pro81-REFA Ven...
Only $125.99

*Free Economy Shipping* SanDisk Z400s SD8SBAT-256G-1122 2.5in...
Only $75.99

*Free Economy Shipping* PNY P-FD64GCOMB-GE Compact Attache 64...
Only $17.99

*Free Economy Shipping* Samsung 850 EVO-Series MZ-75E250B/AM...
Only $109.99

Iview SupraPad i-1000QW 10.1in 16GB Tablet PC with Keyboard C...
Only $109.99

ILY 7 Targets 24x DVD/CD Duplicator...
Only $299.99

Antec P280WW White Mid Tower Case LIMITED EDITION, Front USB3...
Only $105.99

Scosche RH600W 3.5mm On Ear Headphones, White...
Only $19.99

Logitech M317c Wireless Optical Mouse 910-003906, 1000 dpi, ...
Only $9.99

Acesonic DGX-213 HDMI Multi-Format Karaoke Player with 4X CDG...
Only $109.99