USB 3.0/3.1 Gen 1A to A Active Extension Cable

FireNEX-uLINK™

USB 3.0 SuperSpeed Active Cable, A to A Female

The USB 3.0 Type-A Male to Type-A Female Active Cable provides customers a flexible detachability when use with a short USB 3.0 cable to extend all kinds of USB 3.0 SuperSpeed peripherals. This cable comes in standard length of 5m, 10m, and 16m to suit your different configuration need.

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Features

  • Extends USB 3.0 up over 16 Meters with superior signal quality
  • Transfers SuperSpeed at data rate up to 5Gbps
  • USB 2.0 backward compatible
  • Plug and Play, no driver installation needed
  • Bus powered from host PC, no external power supply needed
  • Slim repeater box form factor, ideal for wall conduit
  • High flex life robotic cable option available

Specifications


EXTENSION RANGE
USB 3.0/USB 3.1 Gen 1
Up to 16m (50ft.)

DATA RATE
USB 3.0/USB 3.1 Gen 1
5 Gb/s
Backward Compatible USB 2.0
480 Mb/s

MECHANICAL
Repeater Box Dimension
16 x 16 x 40 mm (0.63 x 0.63 x 1.57”)
Cable Diameter
6.4 mm (0.27”)
Jacket Material
PVC, Black
USB Connector on Host Side
USB 3.0 Std-A(USB3 Vision Locking Connector Available)
USB Connector on Device Side
USB 3.0 Std-A Female

POWER SUPPLY
Power Source
Bus Power
Available Power to Device
5V, 900mA

ENVRIONMENTAL
Operating Temperature
0°C to 70°C (32°F to 158°F)
Storage Temperature
-40ºC to 80ºC (-40ºF to 176ºF)
Operating Humidity
20% to 80% relative humidity, non-condensing
Storage Humidity
10% to 90% relative humidity, non-condensing

COMPLIANCE AND COMPATIBLITY
Connectivity
USB 3.0/USB 3.1 Gen 1, USB 2.0
Machine Vision
AIA USB3 Vision™ Compliant
EMC
FCC (Class B), CE (Class B)
Environmental
RoHS
Flammability
VW-1

SUPPORT
Warranty
1-year Manufacture Warranty

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FAQ

Q: Is FireNEX-uLINK™ backward compatible with USB 2.0?
A: Yes, the FireNEX-uLINK™ is compatible with USB 2.0 peripherals.

Q: How long can I connect a cable to the female end?
A: Newnex recommends not to connect another cable from the female end to the device longer than 1m.

Q: Can I daisy chain FireNEX-uLINK™?
A: You may daisy chain up to 2 FireNEX-uLINK™ together if you have seperate power source at the device end.

Q: Is it possible to have FireNEX-uLINK™ made from high flex life USB3 cable to support robotic application?
A: Yes, please contact Newnex support for further information.

Q: Do I need to install a driver in order to use the FireNEX-uLINK™
A: No, you do not need to install a driver. You can use the FireNEX-uLINK™ as you would with a regular USB 3.0 cable.

Q: Where can the RoHS Certificate for FireNEX-uLINK™ be found?
A: FireNEX-uLINK™ Rohs Certifcation can be found in Newnex's FireNEX Repeaters Certifcate.

Installation Setup

USB 3.0 Active Repeater Cable

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