acoustic coupler


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acoustic coupler

n
(Computer Science) computing a device converting computer-data signals into acoustic form for transmission down a telephone line, through the handset microphone. See also modem
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acoustic coupler

n (Comput) → Akustikkoppler m

acoustic coupler

[əˈkuːstɪkˈkʌpləʳ] n (Comput) → accoppiatore m acustico
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The HC-E100 forgoes modems and jacks for an acoustic coupler mounted on the bottom of the device.
Using multiprotocol support, they communicate by cellular phone (with an acoustic coupler at the customer's office) while on the road, and from direct dial-up at their home.
The MessageSender is a pocket-size portable Qwerty keyboard and acoustic coupler that lets users send text and numeric pages from a phone, without the need for a modem or dedicated line.
PLANO, Texas -- CipherLab, a leading innovator in Automated Identification and Data Capture (AIDC) for the retail, warehouse and distribution markets, today announced that Associated Grocers of the South is now rolling out the company's CPT-8021 acoustic coupler terminals to the wholesale cooperative's 300 member grocery stores throughout Alabama, Mississippi, Georgia, Tennessee and the Florida Panhandle.