The black 9.8' USB 3.0 Male to Female Active Extension Cable from StarTech offers one USB type-A male connector and one USB type-A female connector as well as provides an active extension of USB 3.0 devices up to 9.8' (3m). The cable supports high speed USB 3.0 transfer rates of up to 5 Gbps.An all-in-one cable for overcoming distance restrictions as well as power source limitations, this cable incorporates bus-powered active circuitry to ensure performance beyond the typical length limits of standard USB cables. Up to four of these cables can be daisy-chained together, allowing the connection to be extended to a total of 39.3' (12m). If necessary, the USB device can be powered from a wall outlet, using the universal AC power adapter provided with the cable.
- Extends a USB 3.0 device connection by an additional 9.8' (3m) or cascades up to four levels covering a distance of 39.3' (12m)
- Powered directly from the USB port or through the included universal external power adapter
- Fully shielded for error-free connections
- Plug-and-play, no driver required
- Blue LED indicator x1 for extension cable and USB port connection status monitoring
- Backwards compatible with USB 2.0/1.1 devices
- Compatible with Windows 7, Vista and XP