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1 Port USB 2.0 over Cat5 / Cat6 Ethernet Extender - up to 330ft (100m)

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

Product ID: USB2001EXT2

  • One USB 2.0 port over a single Cat5/Cat6 cable
  • Maximum extension distance of up to 100m (330ft) over Cat5 or Cat6 cabling
  • Rugged, metal enclosure with surface-mounting bracket kit included
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  • Hi-Speed USB 2.0 compliant, with support for data transfer rates up to 480 Mbps
  • Up to 500mA of power per port, for USB bus-powered devices
  • 8kV Contact and 16kV Air Electrical Static Discharge (ESD) protection
  • No driver or software installation required
444,99 € EUR exc VAT
533,99 € EUR inc VAT
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Overview

The USB2001EXT2 USB over Cat5/Cat6 Extender lets you extend a USB 2.0 connection over distances of up to 100-meters (330-feet), over standard Cat5 or Cat6 ethernet cabling.

Backward compatible with USB 1.x devices, the extender enables almost any kind of USB device to be placed at remote locations away from the host computer system.

With data bandwidth of up to 480 Mbps and no software installation required, the USB extender offers a fast, easy, and versatile solution for business or industrial applications with durable metal housing, an included surface-mounting bracket kit, and simple plug-and-play installation.

Plus, the extender provides up to the full 500 mA of power (with the use of an external power adapter at the remote end) allowing for greater compatibility with bus-powered USB devices.

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

The StarTech.com Advantage

  • Extend a USB 2.0 device up to 100m/ 330ft away from the computer over a single Cat5 or Cat6 ethernet cable
  • Connect USB devices with up to 480Mbps of bandwidth and the full 500mA of power for improved speed, compatibility and reliability
  • Eliminates the need to cascade expensive, inflexible and space consuming USB hubs or repeaters for USB range extension

Applications

Secured environments where the host computer must be in a secure, inaccessible location from the the keyboard, mouse, camera or other USB input devices

Industrial control environments where the host computer must be located away from interference or contamination

Can be used with existing in-wall Cat5/Cat6 ethernet wiring, for extending 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

Technical Specifications

Warranty Information
Warranty 2 Years
Hardware
Cabling Cat 5e UTP or better
Ports 1
Performance
Frequency Range 175,316 Hours
Max Distance 100 m / 330 ft
Maximum Data Transfer Rate 480 Mbps
Connector(s)
Local Unit Connectors 1 - RJ-45 Female
1 - USB B (4 pin) Female
Remote Unit Connectors 1 - RJ-45 Female
1 - USB Type-A (4 pin) USB 2.0 Female
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
Indicators
LED Indicators 1 - Activity
1 - Host Connection
1 - Link
1 - Power
1 - USB Link
Power
Input Current 0.6A
Input Voltage 110V-240V AC
Output Current 3A
Output Voltage 5 DC
Plug Type C
Power Consumption (In Watts) 18
Power Source AC Adapter Included
Environmental
Humidity 20~90% RH
Operating Temperature 0°C to 50°C (32°F to 122°F)
Storage Temperature -20°C to 70°C (-4°F to 158°F)
Physical Characteristics
Color Black
Enclosure Type Aluminum
Product Height 26 mm [1 in]
Product Length 100 mm [3.9 in]
Product Weight 500 g [17.6 oz]
Product Width 76 mm [3 in]
Packaging Information
Package Quantity 1
Shipping (Package) Weight 900 g [31.8 oz]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - USB 2.0 local extender unit
1 - USB 2.0 remote extender unit
1 - 6 ft [1.8 m] USB cable
1 - mounting kit
1 - universal power adapter (NA, JP, EU, UK, ANZ)
1 - quick-start guide
Supports any operating system.
No additional drivers or software required.

Certifications

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Accessories

Product Support

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.