150 ft. USB Extender by CAT-5e



Product Description

USB Extender by CAT-5e (150 ft)



  • This unique USB Extender lets you locate your USB device or hub up to 150 feet from your computer, overcoming the typical 15-foot USB cable limitation. Patented ASIC technology conditions the USB signals to communicate up to 150 feet using a low-cost Cat 5/5e/6 cable. Now you can enhance the capability and usefulness of your USB devices!


Typical Uses

  • Use low-cost USB webcams for security applications
  • Operate USB barcode scanners from a central computer
  • Extend a USB keyboard in a conference room



  • Compliant with the Standard Specification of USB 1.1
  • Patented ASIC’s (Application Specific Integrated Circuits) built-in
  • Embedded USB Transceivers at both ends to prevent signal loss
  • 10/100 Base-T Ethernet Interfaces for ease extension of up to 150 feet
  • Consists of a Master Unit and a Remote Unit
  • No additional drivers required


System Requirements

  • Windows® 98SE/ME/2000/XP
    • IBM Compatible PC with 233 Mhz Pentium or faster
  • Macintosh® OS 9.x or higher
    • Power Mac G3 or G4, PowerBook G3 or G4, or iBook
  • 64MB of RAM or more
  • Available USB Port


Package Contents

  • Master Unit with 1 Foot Cable Attached
  • Remote Unit



  • Master Unit
    • Upstream Port – USB Type A Male
    • Downstream Port – RJ45 Jack
  • Remote Unit
    • Upstream Port – RJ45 Jack
    • USB Type A Female
  • Master built-in Cable Length – 1.0 Feet
  • Interconnect Cable – Standard Category-5/5e/6 Network Cable
  • Max Cable Length – 200 Feet
  • Supply Current Drawn – 20mA
  • Operating Temperature – 0°-40°C
  • Storage Temperature – -40°-85°C
  • Certification – FCC Class B, CE

Additional information

Maxim PN


Product Condition


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