The Intel Galileo Development Board has a serial console port to access the boot-loader and Linux prompt. However, it is not easy to access this serial console because the connector is a stereo phone jack and the signal is the RS-232C level. With this console adapter, you can connect this non-standard serial port to your PC via USB.
You can access console port without soldering.
- USB-UART Bridge: FT231X
- USB Micro-B receptacle
- Cable length: about 45cm (1.5 feet)