Product ID: US1GA30SXSC
This USB to fiber-optic converter lets you utilize the USB 3.0 (Type-A) port on your laptop or tablet to provide a secure fiber network connection. Windows® and Mac compatible, the network adapter provides a 1000Mbps Ethernet network connection and 1000Base-SX SC optical transceiver.
The USB to fiber-optic converter is equipped with an optical transceiver for 1000Base-SX networks, providing network connectivity with a maximum range of 550 m over multimode fiber.
This USB to fiber converter provides reliable connectivity while protecting your network from problems with electronic interference - a common issue with copper Ethernet networks. Fiber-to-the-desk connectivity (FTTD) maximizes network security, reducing the risk of data leaks for sensitive information, without compromising network speed and reliability.
Compact and portable, this USB 3.0 fiber-optic converter is powered directly from the USB port, making it easy to connect when you’re on the go.
Get up and running quickly. The converter supports certified drivers for Windows, Mac and Linux®. When you plug the adapter into a USB port, you simply install the drivers and the adapter is ready to transmit over a fiber network.
The US1GA30SXSC is backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.
|Warranty Information||Warranty||2 Years|
|Connector(s)||1 - Connector Type(s)||9 pin USB 3.0 A|
|Fiber Optic SC Duplex|
|Environmental||Operating Temperature||0°C ~ 60°C (32° ~ 140°F)|
|Storage Temperature||-10° ~ 70°C (14° ~ 158°F)|
|Humidity||5% ~ 90% RH|
|Bus Type||USB 3.0|
|Industry Standards||IEEE802.3z 1000BASE-SX
IEEE 802.1Q VLAN tagging
|Chipset ID||Realtek - RTL8153-VB-CG
Microsemi - VSC8211XVW
|Indicators||1 - LED Indicators||Power|
|Packaging Information||Shipping (Package) Weight||1.9 oz [54 g]|
|Package Length||5.6 in [14.2 cm]|
|Package Width||6.7 in [17 cm]|
|Package Height||1.2 in [30 mm]|
|Performance||Maximum Data Transfer Rate||1000 Mbps|
|Max Distance||550 m / 1804 ft|
|Compatible Networks||1000 Mbps (1 Gbps)|
|Jumbo Frame Support||9K max.|
|Cable Length||7.7 in [19.5 cm]|
|Product Length||6.7 in [17 cm]|
|Product Width||5.5 in [14 cm]|
|Product Height||0.8 in [20 mm]|
|Weight of Product||3.9 oz [110 g]|
|Software||OS Compatibility||Windows® 7, 8, 8.1, 10
Windows® Server 2008, 2012, 2016, 2019
macOS 10.9 - 10.14, 11.0
Linux® kernel 3.5 to 4.11.x, LTS versions only
|What's in the Box||1 - Included in Package||network adapter|
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