RJ45 RS232 Console Cable Pin Out

One end is connected to server with RJ45 connector (8P8C, 8 pins), and the other end is to a computer with D-Sub connector (9 pins)

Serial console cable is usually used for conveniently sending serial configuration command to a server or equipment.

Serial Console Cable Pin Out Diagram (RJ45 to RS232 female cable)

Serial Communication Setup

Typical communication baud rate setup for a serial console cable.

  • Baudrate: 9600bps
  • Data bit: 8 bits
  • Stop bit: 1 bit
  • Parity: None
  • No Hardware Handshaking

For pin out of a typical RS232 cable, you can click here for more details.