StarTech 5m USB 2.0 Active Extension Cable – M/F

StarTech 5m USB 2.0 Active Extension Cable – M/F

Availability: In stock SKU: USB2AAEXT5M

$72.00 (inc. of GST)

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The USB2AAEXT5M 5m Active USB 2.0 Extension Cable offers one USB-A male connector and one USB-A female connector, and provides an active extension of USB 2.0 devices of up to 5-meters (15-feet).

An all-in-one cable for overcoming distance restrictions as well as power source limitations, the active USB 2.0 extension cable incorporates bus-powered active circuitry to ensure performance beyond the length limits of standard USB cables. Plus you can daisy chain 4 cables for a total USB extension of up to 20-meters.

If necessary, the cable can be powered from a wall outlet using the Universal AC power adapter that was provided with the cable – this will allow you to use USB bus-powered devices that may require extra power.

The USB2AAEXT5M repeater cable supports the full USB 2.0 bandwidth of 480 Mbps, and is backed by’s 2-year Warranty.

The Advantage
– No USB signal loss, even at a distance of up to 15 feet (5 meters)
– Power your USB devices directly from the USB port or through the included universal external power adapter
– Daisy chain up to 4 cables together for reaching connection distances of up to 20-meters between your USB 2.0 devices

Technical details
  • Sustainability certificates: RoHS
Weight & dimensions
  • Weight: 286 g
  • Output voltage: 5 V
  • Output current (max): 1 A
Packaging data
  • Quantity per pack: 1 pc(s)
  • Package width: 226 mm
  • Package depth: 215 mm
  • Package height: 58 mm
  • Package weight: 472 g
  • Cable length: 5 m
  • USB version: USB 2.0
  • Connector 1: USB A
  • Connector 2: USB A
  • Connector 1 gender: Male
  • Connector 2 gender: Female
  • Connector 1 form factor: Straight
  • Connector 2 form factor: Straight
  • Product colour: Black
  • Connector gender: Male/Female
  • AWG wire size: 24
  • Connector contacts plating: Nickel
  • Reversible connectors: ❌
  • Cable jacket material: Polyvinyl chloride (PVC)
  • Cable shielding: Aluminum mylar foil
  • Maximum data transfer rate: 480 Mbit/s
  • Plug and Play: ✔
  • Certification: CE, FCC