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4-port USB 2.0 Ethernet LAN Extender System

USB 2.0 Ranger 2304-LAN extenderThe USB 2.0 Ranger 2304GE-LAN is a four port USB 2.0 high-speed extension solution with the ability to connect USB 3.0, 2.0 and 1.1 devices  such as flash drives, keyboards, mice, interactive whiteboards and isochronous devices (e.g. webcams and audio devices) to hosts over CAT 5e/6/7 cabling or across a GigE Local Area Network (LAN) using existing cable infrastructure. Saves on installation time and provides IT visibility.

Overview

The USB 2.0 Ranger 2304GE-LAN extends USB 3.0, 2.0 and 1.1 peripherals such as flash drives, keyboards, mice, interactive whiteboards, webcams and audio devices over CAT 5e/6/7 cabling or  across a Gigabit Ethernet Local Area Network (LAN).  The Ranger 2304GE-LAN includes the ExtremeUSB® suite of features such as true plug and play (no software drives required) and compatibility with all leading operating systems. Up to 30 USB devices or hubs can be supported over LAN.

Features

  • Extends USB as direct connect or through 100Mbps or 1000Mbps LANs
  • Extends USB 3.0, 2.0 and 1.1 (both low-speed and full-speed) devices
  • Operates with USB 3.0, 2.0 and 1.1 hosts
  • Supports all USB compliant peripherals (including isochronous devices, such as webcams or audio devices) up to 480 Mbps
  • Uses a standard solid core Cat 5e cable for easy installation or existing LAN infrastructure
  • Pre-paired networked configuration for simple installation
  • Number of devices can be increased using additional USB hubs
  • FCC Class B
  • Rugged metal enclosure
  • ExtremeUSB® suite of features:
    • Transparent USB extension
    • True plug and play; no software drivers required
    • Works with all major operating systems: Windows®, OS X® and Linux®

Specifications

  • Direct Connect Range: Up to 100m (330 ft) over solid core CAT 5e/6/7 or better
  • Network Connect Range: Up to 100m (330 ft) between switches over solid core CAT 5e/6/7
  • USB Device Support:
    • Traffic Types: All USB 2.0 and 1.1
    • Device Types: All USB 3.0, 2.0 and 1.1 devices
  • LEX unit USB connector: 1 x USB Type B Receptacle
  • LEX unit Link connector: 1 x RJ45
  • REX unit Link connector: 1 x RJ45
  • REX unit USB connector: 4 x USB Type A Receptacles
  • Maximum USB devices supported: 30 USB devices or hubs
  • Power Supply: 100-240V AC input, 24V DC Output
  • Available current: Up to 600mA at each USB port concurrently
  • LEX and REX unit dimensions: 100mm x 76mm x 26mm (3.9” x 3.0” x 1.0”)
  • Operating temperature range: 0°C to 50°C ( 32°F to 122°F)
  • Total system shipping weight: 870 grams (1.9 lbs.)
  • Regulatory testing: FCC (Class B), CE (Class B), RoHS2 (CE)
  • Warranty: 2 years

In the Box

The USB 2.0 Ranger 2304GE-LAN system includes:

  • Local Extender (LEX)
  • Remote Extender (REX)
  • AC power adapter
  • 2 meter USB cable
  • Quick Start Guide
  • International power adapter with country specific cord (North America, EU, UK, Australia, or Japan)
  • Two year warranty

Applications

The Ranger 2304GE-LAN system extends USB devices point-to-point with CAT 5e/6/7 cabling or can leverage existing network infrastructure, and is ideally suited for the following applications:

USB 2.0 Ranger 2304-lan extender application diagram