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Maplin USB 2.0 A to A Active Extension Cable 5m

Code: A13XA

  • Male USB-A 2.0 to female USB-A 2.0 connectors
  • 5 m cable length
  • USB version 2.0 cable with a maximum 480 Mbps data transfer rate
  • Nickel plated connectors
  • 5 year warranty

Product details

Maplin USB 2.0 A to A Active Extension Cable 5m

• Male USB-A 2.0 to female USB-A 2.0 connectors
• 5 m cable length
• USB version 2.0 cable with a maximum 480 Mbps data transfer rate
• Nickel plated connectors
• 5 year warranty

What is USB?
Commonly found on desktop computers and laptops, USB connections are among the most versatile type of connections. USB is primarily used for transferring data between devices, but it also has the ability to transfer power between compatible devices. Currently four versions of USB exist – USB 3.1 (10Gbps), USB 3.0 (5Gbps), USB 2.0 (480Mbps) and USB 1.1 (12Mbps). In most cases cables are compatible across all versions but maximum transfer speed may be limited. For example, a USB 2.0 cable in a USB 3.0 port would only provide a maximum transfer rate of 480Mbps, not 5Gbps. To achieve optimum transfer speeds here, a USB 3.0 cable should be used.

Why use this USB extension cable?
This cables uses a male USB-A 2.0 port to female USB-A 2.0 port, which allows you to extend an existing connection or move a USB connection point to another location without the hassle of moving your computer. This cable can be used to passively extend your connection up to a maximum of five meters, however a larger distance can be covered with help from an active USB repeater cable. The maximum transfer rate of this cable is 480Mbps when all devices are USB 2.0 compliant.

Why choose Maplin cables?
The Maplin range of cables features premium construction and specifications, with market-leading cable technology. Maplin cables are constructed from hard-wearing materials with colour-coded, compact connectors available for almost any use. All Maplin cables are quality assured, with a five year warranty across the range.

General
Type USB 2.0 A to A Active Extension Cable
Connectivity
Connector A USB A
Connector B USB A
USB Version v2.0
Construction
Cable Length 5m
Cable Colour black
Warranty
Warranty 5 years
Operating Specifications
Max Data Transfer Rate 480 Mbps

Bulk Prices

Item code Item name Quantity Price
A13XA Maplin USB 2.0 A to A Active Extension Cable 5m (1+) £19.99

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