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USB 2.0 Extender - CATx/LAN, 4-Port

Extend a USB 2.0 connection beyond the 16 ft (5 m) limitation over a CATx link 328 ft (100 m) or over an Ethernet LAN to four peripherals.


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

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Product Features

  • Transmits up to 328 feet (100 m) over CATx or over a LAN.
  • Includes a local unit and remote unit with four USB 2.0 ports.
  • Supplies 1A max power to the USB devices.
  • Extends USB signals at speeds up to 480 Mbps.
  • Plug and play. No drivers to install on your computer.
  • Works with Windows®, Mac® OS X®, and Linux® systems.


Extend a USB 2.0 connection beyond the 16 ft (5 m) limitation over a CATx link 328 ft (100 m) or over an Ethernet LAN to four peripherals. Extend a USB connection beyond the desktop to peripherals for applications such as indistrial control, KVM extension, Digital Sinage, Remote Desktop USB connections, Security web cameras and access control, Medical device connectivity, USB Web device sharing: printing scanning , storage. The extender can be used in industrial control, factory floor, classroom, or meeting room applications The extender supplies up to 600 mA to the downstream USB device and offers reliable operation with USB 1.1 and USB 2.0 devices.

Tech Specs

CE Approval Yes
Connectors Local unit: USB: (1) USB Type B F; Interconnect: (1) RJ-45; Remote unit: USB: (4) USB Type A F; Interconnect: (1) RJ-45
Dimensions 1"H x 3.9"W x 3"D (2.6 x 10 x 7.6 cm)
Distance Between local and remote units in a direct CATx application and between network switches: 328 ft. (100 m)* maximum
Indicators On each unit: (4) LEDs (Power, Link, Host, Activity)
Network Operation When used to extend over an Ethernet IP network: Data traffic: Layer 2; Management traffic: Layer 3 (dynamic or static IP assignments)
Operating Humidity 20 to 80%, noncondensing
Operating Temperature 32 to 122° F (0 to 50°C)
Power Input From 100-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz adapter (included)
Power Output 24 VDC
RoHS Yes
Speeds Up to 480 Mbps*
Standards FCC (Class B), IC (Class B), CE (Class B); ESD Rating: EMC EN-61000-4-2:2001 8kV Contact, 16kV Air
Storage Humidity 10 to 90%, noncondensing
Weight 3.1 lb (1.4 kg)
Product Includes:
  • Local extender unit
  • Remote extender unit
  • USB cable
  • Power adapter
  • US Power cord
  • Quick start guide
  • Questions? Contact our FREE Tech Support.

    This product works with:
    The maximum throughput depends on network traffic and distances, and the maximum distance depends on the number of switches you use between between extenders.

    * 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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