StarTech 5m USB 3.0 Active Extension Cable – M/F

StarTech 5m USB 3.0 Active Extension Cable – M/F

Availability: In stock SKU: USB3AAEXT5M

$157.00 (inc. of GST)

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The USB3AAEXT5M, 5-meter Active USB 3.0 Extension Cable, offers one USB type-A (male) connector and one USB type-A (female) connector, and provides an active extension of USB 3.0 devices of up to 5-meters (16-feet).

An all in one cable for overcoming distance restrictions as well as power source limitations; the active USB 3.0 extension cable incorporates bus powered active circuitry to ensure performance beyond the length limits of standard USB cables. Up to 4 of these cables can be daisy-chained together, allowing the connection to be extended a total of 20-meters. If necessary, the USB device can be powered from a wall outlet using the Universal AC power adapter provided with the cable.

The USB3AAEXT5M extension cable (USB Extender) supports high speed USB 3.0 transfer rates of up to 5Gbps, and is backed by’s 2-year Warranty.

The Advantage
– Extends a USB 3.0 device connection by an additional 5m (16ft) or cascade up to 4 levels for 20m (64ft)
– Powered directly from the USB port or through the included Universal external power adapter
– Backed by a 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support

Technical details
  • Sustainability certificates: RoHS
Weight & dimensions
  • Weight: 250 g
  • Input voltage: 100 - 240 V
  • Input current (max): 0.35 A
  • Output voltage: 5 V
  • Output current (max): 2 A
Packaging data
  • Quantity per pack: 1 pc(s)
  • Package width: 147 mm
  • Package depth: 228 mm
  • Package height: 52 mm
  • Package weight: 460 g
  • Cable length: 5 m
  • USB version: USB 3.2 Gen 1 (3.1 Gen 1)
  • 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 contacts plating: Nickel
  • Cable jacket material: Polyvinyl chloride (PVC)
  • Plug and Play: ✔
  • Certification: CE, FCC, REACH