USB Extender also referred to as CAT5 USB Extender, enables you to extend USB devices up to 330ft away over Cat5/Cat5e/Cat6 cable. We offer single port, 2 port, and 4 port USB Extender units. The single/two/four port extenders extend one/two/four devices respectively. These Cat5 extenders consist of a transmitter and receiver unit. The transmitter connects to the local USB 1.1 or 2.0 ports on your PC and the receiver unit connects to the USB device. The single port usb extender does not require external power supply as its draws power from the host device USB port. CAT5 USB extender applications include kiosks, point of sale, digital signage, industrial automation and control, medical imaging, and professional audio/video.
We also offer a complete range of Icron USB 2.0 Extender solutions for high speed USB data transfer applications. The key features and benefits are simple plug and play functionality (no additional software needed), OS independent, hot swappable, and fully transparent USB 2.0 switching. The available models of Icron USB 2.0 extender units are (Ranger- 2104, 2212, 2204, WiRanger Wireless USB Extender, 2224 Fiber Optic Extender, and Ranger 2244 Fiber Optic Extender). The USB 2.0 Ranger family of products is powered by ExtremeUSB®, enabled by Icron’s LionsGate™ USB Extension ASIC. ExtremeUSB® provides true USB 2.0 Extension at speeds up to 480Mbps. These devices have FCC (Class B), IC (Class B), and CE (Class B) Agency Approvals.
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USB 2.0 Extenders over Cat5/Cat5e/Cat6 Cable