Product ID: UUSBOTG
In stock: 7475
The UUSBOTG Micro USB On-The-Go (OTG) Adapter Cable features a Micro USB male (B-type) connector and a USB female (A-type) connector, delivering a simple way to convert your Micro USB OTG capable tablet computer or Smartphone into a USB On-the-go host, and enables you to connect a USB peripheral device such as a thumb drive, or USB mouse or keyboard, etc.
This USB to Micro USB Host OTG cable is designed and constructed for maximum durability, to ensure dependable, long-lasting connections, and is backed by StarTech.com’s lifetime warranty.
Please Note: This adapter will only work with devices that support USB OTG. Please consult your documentation and/or your service provider to ensure that your device does support USB OTG functionality.
|Connector(s)||1 - Connector A||USB Micro-B (5 pin)|
|1 - Connector B||USB Type-A (4 pin) USB 2.0|
|Cable Jacket Material||PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride|
|Cable Shield Material||Aluminum-Mylar Foil with Braid|
|Packaging Information||Package Height||1.0 cm [0.4 in]|
|Package Length||12.5 cm [4.9 in]|
|Shipping (Package) Weight||9.0 g [0.3 oz]|
|Package Width||9.0 cm [3.5 in]|
|Physical Characteristics||Weight of Product||7.0 g [0.2 oz]|
|Wire Gauge||28 AWG|
|Cable Length||127 mm [5.0 in]|
|Product Length||12.8 cm [5.0 in]|
|Product Width||1.5 cm [0.6 in]|
|Product Height||8.0 mm [0.3 in]|
|What's in the Box||1 - Included in Package||5 inch Micro USB OTG Adapter M/F|
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When you troubleshoot issues with a USB On-The-Go (OTG) cable or adapter, there are some quick tests that you can complete to rule out potential problems. You can test to make sure that the following components are working correctly and are not the source of the issue:
To test your setup components, try the following:
Use the OTG cable, USB peripherals(s), and attached media with another mobile device to see if the problem is with the components or the mobile device.
Test the attached media on a computer system.
Use a different mobile device, USB peripheral, and USB media in your setup to see if the problem persists. Ideally, you should test a component that you know works in another setup.
If a USB storage device is not detected, make sure that the following is true:
The mobile device is compatible with OTG by verifying the mobile device's technical specifications.
The USB storage device is using a file system that is compatible with your mobile device (for example, NTFS).
The mobile device detects the USB storage device in a file browser (for example, Android File Manager).
If there are USB peripherals attached, such as hubs or adapters, make sure that the following is true:
The USB peripherals have drivers compatible with the operating system of the mobile device.
The USB peripherals are kept to a minimum and used only when necessary.
USB On-The-GO (OTG) allows mobile devices to act as a host for USB peripherals. To use OTG with a mobile device using a micro-USB connector, you need to use an OTG adapter to convert from the mobile device to USB.
Although many mobile devices use the micro-USB connector and the OTG adapters plug into your mobile device, the mobile device must have OTG support. OTG support is a hardware specification on your mobile device and cannot be resolved using updates of any kind.
To determine if your mobile device is OTG compliant, refer to the technical specifications of your mobile device.
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