Product News: Computer Hardware & Peripherals
USB Extender offers 150 ft range.
Press Release Summary:
December 13, 2012 - Measuring 1.13 x 2.06 x 0.88 in., Model USB-C5-ULC extends one self-powered or bus-powered USB device up to 150 ft away. Local unit, featuring one male USB Type A connector and attached 4.8 in. male USB Type A cable, connects to USB computer, while remote unit, equipped with 1 female USB Type A connector and attached 4.8 in. female USB Type A cable, connects to USB device. Power is supplied to both local and remote units through attached computer.
Original Press Release
VPI Introduces the Ultra-Low-Cost USB Extender
Press release date: December 11, 2012
Aurora, OH: Video Products Inc (VPI) introduces the addition of an ultra-low-cost USB Extender that extends one USB device up to 150 feet away.
The VPI USB-C5-ULC low-cost USB Extender extends one self-powered or bus-powered USB device up to 150 feet away. Each package comes with a local unit that connects to a USB computer and a remote unit that connects to a USB device. The extender is compatible with USB PC, SUN and MAC computers and is compliant with USB 1.1 specifications.
Each local unit has one male USB Type A connector and an attached 4.8 inch male USB Type A cable. Each remote unit has one female USB Type A connector and an attached 4.8 inch female USB Type A cable. Power is supplied to the local and remote units through the attached computer, thus eliminating the need for additional power.
Simply use CAT5/5e/6 UTP straight through cable for TIA/EIA-568B wiring terminated with standard RJ45 connectors to extend a USB device up to 150 feet away. With compact dimensions of 1.13x2.06x0.88 inches, the low-cost USB Extender provides an ideal solution for all extension needs.
Available for immediate sale, the Ultra-Low-Cost USB Extender sells for $17 each.
To find out more information, visit: http://www.vpi.us/usbc5.html.
About Video Products Inc
Video Products Inc (VPI), based in Aurora, OH (USA), is dedicated to supplying the highest quality connectivity products to integrators, distributors, IT professionals, and tech-savvy home-users. VPIs product line includes a wide variety of cables, adapters, hubs, switches and splitters. All products are rigorously tested and are backed with a one-year warranty on all parts and labor, and a 30-day satisfaction guarantee. For more information, visit www.vpi.us