USB Connectivity Solutions
Easily Connect, Extend and Switch USB Signals Between Devices
USB (Universal Serial Bus) is the reliable interface of choice for connecting peripherals such as printers, external hard drives, keyboards, mice, displays and much more, to computers, laptops, smartphones and tablets.
USB can also send power to devices and is often used to charge portable devices. Newer USB standards even support AV-connectivity with displays.
Meet your connectivity requirements with choices of USB products, cable lengths, port options and cable standards.
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USB Connectivity Products Benefits and Features
USB devices require no drivers, configuration or computer expertise.
Instantly add or replace USB devices, no need to reboot your PC or laptop.
Speeds up to 10 Gbit/s are possible with the latest USB 3.1 standard.
Up to 127 devices can be connected to a single USB port through cost-efficient USB hubs.
Worry-free operation with simultaneous data sharing and power delivery to the connected device.
The latest USB 3.1 standard delivers crystal-clear digital audio and video for easy extension or duplication of displays.
USB Connectivity Products
Expand your workplace or create a fully-equipped workstation at home by connecting a 4K HDMI monitor, keyboard and mouse to your USB-C-enabled laptop.
Connect incompatible interfaces with a wide range of USB adapters and converters. Attach RS-232 / 422 / 485 devices to your USB ports or connect displays to USB ports on laptops.
Charge, sync and connect devices with the right USB cables for your application.
Extend your network by connecting to USB printers, scanners, touch screens and other peripherals up to 10 km away.
Easily add more ports and peripherals to PC’s, laptops or servers with USB hubs. Quickly recharge devices through special charging ports. Choose from standard and industrial housings.
USB Industry Applications
Connect local USB devices such as USB printers, scanners, keyboards and mice through USB 3.1, 2.0 or 1.1 cables, or use USB extenders to connect to remote USB devices.
Place USB 3.1 web conferencing systems and other USB devices at any location. Choose from a large USB cable selection for local devices, access remote devices with USB 3.1 extenders, and use USB-C docking stations to access multiple USB-monitors and -cameras with your laptop.
Move touchscreens and other computer controls with common USB 2.0 interfaces into safe and clean areas far away from the machines. USB fiber extenders provide reliable control free of interference over distances up to 10 km and control serial devices with USB converters.
Machine vision cameras commonly feature USB 3.0 interfaces with limited cable connections up to 3 m. With Black Box USB 3.0 extenders, they can now be controlled over a distance of 100 m.
Hospitals and other medical services need to isolate their patient data by locating their host computers in secured rooms. USB 2.0/3.0 extenders can assist them to bridge the distance between the remote data center and their diagnostic and imagery equipment.
Interactive whiteboards replace more and more traditional chalkboards as they allow easy content modification. USB extenders bridge the gap between whiteboard and PC. Use USB-C docking stations and USB cables/adapters to connect 2-in-1 Notebooks (Convertibles) with the network, a display or a projector.