The active USB 2.0 extension cable (5 meters), model USB2AAEXT5M, includes a USB A male connector and a USB A female connector, allowing the active extension of USB 2.0 devices up to 5 meters.
All-in-one cable To avoid connection limitations due to distance or power source, this active USB 2.0 extension cable incorporates bus-powered circuitry that ensures performance beyond the limits of standard USB cables. In addition, it allows the serial connection of 4 cables to achieve a total USB extension of up to 20 meters.
If required, the cable can be powered from an electrical outlet, using the universal alternating current (AC) adapter provided with the cable: this will allow the use of USB bus-powered devices that require additional power.
The USB2AAEXT5M repeater cable supports the full 480Mbps USB 2.0 bandwidth, and is backed by a 2-year StarTech.com warranty.
Extend the connection distance of USB peripherals beyond the 5-meter limitation of USB 2.0
Daisy chain up to 4 cables for even longer USB extensions
The StarTech.com Advantage
No loss of USB signal, even at distances of up to 5 meters
Power your USB devices directly from the port or via the included universal power adapter
Serial connection of up to 4 cables, in order to achieve connection distances of up to 20 meters between USB 2.0 devices.