USB Modem External 56K - Hardware Based
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€ 45,85
€ 55,47 incl 21% VAT
Add dial-up internet access and external fax modem support to your laptop or desktop computer through USB

This hardware-based 56k USB fax modem lets you access the internet through a dial-up service, when broadband connections are not available. The compact 56k modem is powered through USB, making it a perfect accessory to have on hand when you’re traveling with your laptop or need to have a backup connection to the internet for your desktop.

Reliable and versatile internet connectivity

You can use this versatile USB modem as a backup internet connection, for traveling to remote locations, or in rural areas where broadband connections are not available. It supports transfer rates up to 56Kbps (data) and 14.4Kbps (fax) and is compatible with the latest transmission standards (V.92, V.90, and so on).

The controller-based modem uses on-chip processing to deliver dial-up access without taxing your computer’s performance, saving your system’s resources and minimizing the load on the CPU.

Send and receive faxes from your computer

The USB modem also enables your laptop or desktop computer to function like a fax machine, capable of sending and receiving faxes. It supports the latest fax transmission modes, providing fax transfer rates at 14.4Kbps.

Easy portability

With a compact and lightweight design, the USB modem is portable, tucking easily into your laptop bag or travel case. It’s powered through the USB host connection, making it fast and easy to connect without requiring an external power adapter.  

The USB56KEMH2 is backed by a StarTech. com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.

The StarTech. com Advantage

- DIAL-UP & FAX SUPPORT: USB 2.0 Fax modem provides data, voice & fax support to computer/laptop via USB
- For faxing, rural internet access, voice dialling, security systems, POS credit authorization
- TECH SPECS: External 56K Modem


Product id 604438
Partnr USB56KEMH2
EAN/UPC code 065030866477
Warranty (months) 2 Years
Modem speed 56 Kbit/s
Interface USB 2.0
Chipset Conexant - CX93010-21Z
Data transmission
Supported data transfer rates 56 Kbps Down, 36.6 Kbps Up, 14.4 Kbps Fax
Upstream data rate 0.036 Mbit/s
Downstream data rate 0.056 Mbit/s
Maximum fax transfer rate 14.4 Kbps
Supported protocols Modem ITU-T V.92 / V.90, V.34, V.32bis, V.32, V.22bis, V.22, V.23, V.21 Bell 212A, Bell 103 Fax V.17, V.29, V.27 Ter, V.21 channel 2 Data V.44, V.42bis, MNP 5
Ports & interfaces
Modem (RJ-11) ports 1
Certification CE, FCC, RoHS, REACH, TAA
System requirements
Compatible operating systems - Windows 7, 8, 8.1, 10 - Windows Server 2008 R2, 2012 R2, 2016, 2019 - Mac OS 10.9 to 10.10 - Linux kernel 3.16 to 4.4 LTS
Operational conditions
Operating temperature (T-T) 0 - 60 °C
Operating relative humidity (H-H) 10 - 90 procent
Storage temperature (T-T) -10 - 70 °C
LED indicators Data
Weight & dimensions
Dimensions (WxDxH) 27 x 77 x 20 mm
Weight 28 g
Depth 77 mm
Height 20 mm
Width 27 mm
Packaging data
Package dimensions (WxDxH) 136 x 163 x 32 mm
Package weight 136 g
Package depth 163 mm
Package height 32 mm
Package width 136 mm
Logistics data
Quantity per master (outer) case 100 stuk(s)
Master (outer) case length 730 mm
Master (outer) case width 370 mm
Master (outer) case height 360 mm
Packaging content
Cables included Phone (RJ-11)
Quick start guide Y
Driver included Y