Newnew Technology Corp.

USB 3.0/3.1 Gen 1
Dongle Repeater


USB 3.0 SuperSpeed Active USB Repeater Dongle

The FireNEX-uLINK-DS™ allows you to use your own USB 3.0 cables and boost the USB 3.0 signal up to 10 meters, providing the most flexible USB 3.0 lengthening solution.

FireNEX-uLINK-DS™ features a small rigid metal enclosure, USB3 Vision compliant locking port, and USB 2.0 backward compatibility, making it ideal for applications up to and including Machine Vision, robotic automation, and other industrial applications.

Newnex USB 3.0 cables are recommended for optimal performance.

FireNEX-uLINK-DS USB 3.0 Active Repeater Image FireNEX-uLINK-DS USB 3.0 A port side FireNEX-uLINK-DS USB 3.0 B port side


  • USB 3.0 expand up to 10m (33 ft.)
  • SuperSpeed USB 3.0 at 5Gbps
  • USB 2.0 backward compatible
  • USB3 Vision Compliant Locking Port
  • Bus powered, no external power supply needed
  • Rigid metal enclosure with small profile in size
  • Plug and Play
  • Works with PC, Max, and Linux
  • RoHS Certified


  • USB 3.0 SuperSpeedUp to 10m (33 ft.)
  • USB 2.0Up to 10m (33 ft.)

  • USB 3.0 SuperSpeed5 Gb/s
  • USB 2.0480 Mb/s

  • Dimension28.5 x 25.4 x 46.9 mm
  • Weight47g
  • Upstream1x USB 3.0 Std-B(USB3 Vision Locking Port)
  • Downstream1x USB 3.0 Std-A(USB3 Vision Locking Port)
  • Power Output24V DC, 1000mA

  • Operating Temperature-40°C to 80°C (-40°F to 185°F)

  • Machine VisionAIA USB3 Vision™ Compliant
  • EnvironmentalRoHS

  • Warranty1-year Manufacture Warranty

  • US2-AI2BIE-XXUSB3 A/M Locking to B/M Locking, XX m
  • US2-ABIE-XXUSB3 A/M to B/M Locking, XX m

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Q: What is the maximum length that the FireNEX-uLINK-DS™ can support?

A: Up to 10 meters, 5 meters on each side.

Q: What is the maximum speed of the FireNEX-uLINK-DS™?

A: FireNEX-uLINK-DS™ can support data transfer speed up to 5 Gbps as specified by USB 3.0 standard.

Q: Will it work with USB 2.0 or older version of USB technology?

A: Yes. FireNEX-uLINK-DS™ is back ward compatible with USB 2.0 standard.

Q: Is there a driver for the FireNEX- uLINK-DS™?

A: No, the FireNEX-uLINK-DS™ does not require any drivers, it is Plug and Play.

Q: Where can the RoHS Certificate for FireNEX-uLINK-DS™ be found?

A: FireNEX-uLINK-DS™ Rohs Certifcation can be found in Newnex's FireNEX Repeaters Certifcate.

Q: Is the FireNEX-uLINK-DS™ compatible with USB 3.0 Machine Vision Camera?

A: FireNEX-uLINK-DS™ is proven to be fully compatible with USB 3.0 Machine Vision cameras and devices that are available for testing, including those from Basler, Hamamtsu, IDS, JAI, Lumenera, Pleora, Point Grey, SVS-Vistrek, The Imaging Source, and Ximea.

Installation Setup

USB 3.0 Active Repeater Cable