4 Port USB 2.0 Extender over Cat5 or Cat6 - Up to 330 ft (100m)

Extend four USB 2.0 connections up to 330ft away from the computer over Cat5 or Cat6 cable

Product ID: USB2004EXT2

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  • Four USB 2.0 ports at remote end over a single Cat5/Cat6 cable
  • Maximum extension distance of up to 100m / 330 ft over Cat5 cabling
  • Rugged, metal enclosure with surface-mounting bracket kit included
Your price
€532,99 EUR excl. VAT
€666,24 EUR incl. VAT

The USB2004EXT2 4-Port USB Extender lets you extend USB 2.0 devices over Cat 5 or better Ethernet cable at distances of up to 330ft (100m). An included power adapter at remote end provides up to 500 mA of power per port, letting you access and power up to four USB 2.0 devices at remote locations away from the host computer system.

This USB extender provides support for data transfer rates of up to 480 Mbps, is Plug-and-Play and hot-swap compatible, and is also backwards compatible with USB 1.x devices.

This versatile USB extender offers a fast, easy, and flexible solution for business or industrial applications with durable metal housing, and an included surface-mounting bracket kit.

Backed by a Startech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.

Applications

  • Secured environments where the host computer must be in a secure, inaccessible location from the keyboard, mouse, camera or other USB input devices
  • Use existing in-wall Cat5/Cat6 wiring to extend USB connections between rooms
  • Reduce cable clutter and the need for mid-point USB hubs/repeaters by running a single, easy-to-install Cat5/Cat6 cable
  • Industrial control environments where the host computer must be located away from interference or contamination

The StarTech.com Advantage

  • Extend up to four USB 2.0 devices up to 100 m / 330 ft over a single Cat5 cable
  • Connect USB devices at speeds up to 480 Mbps with 500mA of power
  • Backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support

Partner Numbers

  • ALSO Denmark 000000000003380059
  • Ingram DK V931294
  • UPC 065030841559

Compatibility

  • OS Independent logo
OS Independent; No additional drivers or software required

Specifications

Warranty Information Warranty 2 Years
Connector(s) Local Unit Connectors 1 - USB B (4 pin)
1 - RJ-45
Remote Unit Connectors 1 - RJ-45
4 - USB Type-A (4 pin) USB 2.0
Environmental Operating Temperature 0°C to 50°C (32°F to 122°F)
Storage Temperature -20°C to 70°C (-4°F to 158°F)
Humidity 10~90% RH
Hardware Ports 4
Cabling Cat 5 UTP
Indicators LED Indicators 4 - USB Link
1 - Power
1 - Activity
1 - Host Connection
1 - Link
Packaging Information Package Height 110 mm [4,3 in]
Package Length 24,5 cm [9,6 in]
Package Width 19,5 cm [7,7 in]
Shipping (Package) Weight 1,3 kg [2,9 lb]
Performance Maximum Data Transfer Rate 480 Mbps
Maximum Cable Length 100000
Physical Characteristics Color Black
Material Aluminum and Plastic
Product Length 10 cm [3,9 in]
Product Width 76 mm [3,0 in]
Product Height 2,6 cm [1,0 in]
Weight of Product 600 g [21,2 oz]
Power Power Source AC Adapter Included
Input Voltage 100 - 240 AC
Input Current 0.58 A
Output Voltage 24 DC
Output Current 1A
Center Tip Polarity Positive
Plug Type M
Power Consumption (In Watts) 15
Software OS Compatibility OS Independent; No additional drivers or software required
Special Notes / Requirements System and Cable Requirements USB enabled computer system with available USB port
What's in the Box Included in Package 1 - USB 2.0 extender local unit
1 - USB 2.0 extender remote unit
1 - 6 ft [1.8 m] USB cable
1 - mounting kit
1 - universal power adapter
5 - power cords (NA, JP, EU, UK, ANZ)
1 - quick-start guide

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Frequently Asked Questions

Troubleshooting

If the USB device does not work after your computer has been in extended hibernation, it is likely that Windows has automatically turned off the USB Root hub to save power. 

The steps below outline how to configure the USB root hub to stay on during hibernation, to prevent this from happening.
 

Windows 10 / 8

  1. On your keyboard, press the Windows key + X and select Control Panel.
  2. Click Hardware and Sound, then click Power Options.
  3. Click Change plan settings for the plan you want to change.
  4. Click Change advanced power settings.
  5. Click the plus sign (+) next to “USB settings” and “USB selective suspend setting” to expand the options and change the setting to Disabled.
  6. Click OK to apply the setting.

Note: You may need to disconnect and re-connect your USB device after applying these settings to re-establish the connection.

Windows 7 / Vista

  1. Click the Start button and select Control Panel.
  2. Click Hardware and Sound, then click Power Options.
  3. Click Change plan settings for the plan you want to change.
  4. Click Change advanced power settings.
  5. Click the plus sign (+) next to “USB settings” and “USB selective suspend setting” to expand the options and change the setting to Disabled.
  6. Click OK to apply the setting.

Note: You may need to disconnect and re-connect your USB device after applying these settings to re-establish the connection.

Windows XP

  1. On your desktop, right-click the My Computer icon and select Properties.
  2. Click the Device Manager tab.
  3. Expand Universal Serial Bus controllers by clicking the arrow to the left of it.
  4. Right-click the first USB Root Hub device and select Properties.
  5. Click the Power Management tab.
  6. Clear the box next to Allow the computer to turn off this device to save power.
  7. Click OK to apply the setting.
  8. Repeat steps 4-7 for any remaining devices in the Universal Serial Bus Controllers section with “Root Hub” in the name.

Note: You may need to disconnect and re-connect your USB device after applying these settings to re-establish the connection.

Compliance and safety

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Safety Measures

  • If product has an exposed circuit board, do not touch the product under power.
  • If Class 1 Laser Product. Laser radiation is present when the system is open.
  • Wiring terminations should not be made with the product and/or electric lines under power.
  • Product installation and/or mounting should be completed by a certified professional as per the local safety and building code guidelines.
  • Cables (including power and charging cables) should be placed and routed to avoid creating electric, tripping or safety hazards.
*Product appearance and specifications are subject to change without notice.

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