USB-to-CAN V2 Plugin Active USB interface 2 x CAN (High-/Low-Speed), LIN

The USB-to-CAN V2 Plugin enables the simple design in of a CAN interface into customer devices. At this, the compact dimensions predestine the use in applications where space is limited. Due to the very attractive price and the compact design the USB-to-CAN V2 Plugin interface is ideally suited for use in series production.

Features and benefits

  • Cost-effective and extremely versatile
  • Compact dimensions
  • Common driver interface for easy exchange of the PC interface type
  • For industrial and automotive applications
  • Galvanic isolation optional


The IXXAT USB-to-CAN V2 plugin is based on the latest USB-to-CAN V2 family. The interface has the same characteristics as the other USB-to-CAN V2 variants and is fully supported by the IXXAT driver packages for Windows (VCI) and Linux (ECI).
With up to two CAN high speed channels, one CAN low speed channel and one LIN channel – which can be configured via software to operate as master or slave – a large range of applications can be covered, both in the industrial and automotive area.

Technical specifications

PC bus interface USB 2.0, Hi-Speed
Microcontroller 32 bit
CAN controller Internal; CAN 2.0 A/B
CAN baudrates 10 kBit/s … 1 Mbit/s
CAN high-speed transceiver TI SN65HVD251D
CAN low-speed transceiver TJA1055T
LIN transceiver TJA1020
LIN protocol V1.3 and V2.0
LIN baudrate max. 20 kBaud
Temperatur range -40°C … 85°C
Galvanic isolation optional, 1 kV, 1 sec.
Power supply 5 V, max. 500 mA via USB port
Fieldbus connection single row female header; 2,54 pitch
USB connection single row female header; 2,54 pitch
Dimension 67.5 x 40 x 9.2 mm
Weight max. 15 g
Certification CE, EN 55022:2010, EN61000-6-1:2007

Contents of delivery

  • USB-to-CAN V2 Plugin (selected variant)
  • User manual*
  • CAN driver VCI* for Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 8
  • CAN driver ECI* for Linux

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