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CATx USB 2.0 Extender - 2-Port

Extends USB 2.0 up to 100 meters over CATx UTP cable.


Limited Quantity In Stock
Typically Ships within One Week
Extended Double Diamond™ Warranty Available (3 Additional Year)

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Product Features

  • Extends both USB 2.0 and USB 1.1 up to 100 meters (328 ft.) over standard CATx UTP cable.
  • Delivers power to a remote hub over CAT5, simplifying installation and eliminating the need for AC power close to the remote unit.
  • Provides true plug-and-play capabilities, ready to operate right out of the box.
  • Works with Windows, Mac, OS, and Linux operating systems. No new driver installation is required.
  • It's ideal for a wide variety of USB devices, from printers, scanners, hard drives, and audio devices, touch screens, Web cams, and more!


Get USB connectivity anywhere.

  • Combine the 2-Port CATx USB Extender with Remote or Local Power
  • Simplified installation eliminates the need for AC power close to units.
  • Delivers power to hubs over CAT5 cable.
  • Combine with hubs to connect up to 30 devices.
  • Remote units provide 1A to USB port.

The USB Ultimate Extender works with all USB device types: control, interrupt, bulk, and isochronous at up to 480 Mbps.

It's ideal for a wide variety of USB devices, from printers, scanners, hard drives, audio devices, touch screens, and Web cams.

  • Supports all major operating systems including Windows, Mac OS, and Linux.
  • It's truly plug-and-play, ready to operate right out of the box.
  • No driver installation required.

Use it for any or all of the following applications:

  • Industrial control
  • KVM extension
  • Digital signage
  • Remote desktop USB connections
  • Security Web camera, access control
  • Medical device connectivity
  • USB Device Sharing: printing, scanning, storage

Tech Specs

Connectivity 30 USB devices
Connectors Local unit: (1) USB type B, (1) RJ-45; Remote unit: (2) USB Type A, (1) RJ-45
Dimensions Local and remote units: 1"H x 3.9"W x 3"D (2.5 x 9.9 x 7.6 cm)
Operating Humidity 20 to 80%, non-condensing
Operating Temperature 32 to 120° F (0 to 50° C)
Power Local Unit: 24 VDC @ 1 amp; Available to Remote Unit: 2 x 750 mA; 1 amp
Range 330 feet (100 meters) over CAT5e (or better) cable
RoHS2 Yes
Standards FCC (Class B), IC (Class B), CE (Class B); ESD Rating: EMC EN-61000-4-2:2001 4kV Contact, 8kV Air
Weight 2.2 lbs (1.0 kg)
Product Includes:
  • Local extender module
  • Remote extender module
  • USB Cable (2-meter)
  • Power adapter
  • US power cord

This product works with:

* Technical specification weight is the unit weight. It is not the packaged shipping weight. For shipping weight, please contact Black Box customer service at 877-877-2269.



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