The 4-Port USB Extender, model USB2004EXT2, allows you to extend USB 2.0 devices using a Cat 5 or better Ethernet cable over distances of up to 100 meters. A power adapter at the remote end provides up to 500 mA of power per port, allowing access to up to four USB 2.0 devices in remote locations, far from the host computer system.
This USB extender has data transfer capabilities of up to 480 Mbps, is Plug-and-Play installation, and is compatible with hot-swapping, as well as backward compatible with USB 1.x devices.
This versatile USB extender is a quick, easy and flexible solution for business or industrial environments, with a durable metal enclosure, and includes a surface mount bracket kit.
For use in safe environments where the host computer must be in a protected location, away from the keyboard, mouse, camera, and other USB input peripherals
Allows recessed Cat5 / Cat6 cabling to be used to extend USB connections between different environments or enclosures
Reduces cable clutter and the need for USB hubs / repeaters at midpoints by requiring a single, easy-to-install Cat5 / Cat6 cable.