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4-port USB 2.0 Ethernet LAN Extender System

USB 2.0 RG2304-LAN extenderThe USB 2.0 RG2304-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, and interactive whiteboards to hosts across a Local Area Network (LAN) using existing Ethernet cabling. Please note, isochronous peripherals (such as webcams and audio devices) are not supported. Product is sold as unbranded or available for private label.

Overview

The USB 2.0 RG2304-LAN extends USB 3.0, 2.0 and 1.1 peripherals such as flash drives, keyboards, mice, and interactive whiteboards across a Local Area Network (LAN) and supports modern USB 3.0 controllers. Note however, isochronous devices (such as webcams) are not supported. The RG2304-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 31 USB devices or hubs can be supported over LAN. The RG2304-LAN also supports remote pairing control via Icron Technologies’ SwitchableUSB™ protocol which enables the host and peripheral pairings to be controlled by another system, such as a video matrix switch. Product is sold as unbranded or available for private label.

Features

  • Extends USB as direct connect 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 (except for Isochronous devices, such as webcams or audio devices) up to 480Mbps
  • True plug and play. No drivers required
  • Supports all major operating systems: Windows®, Mac OS X®, and Linux®
  • Uses a standard solid core Cat 5e cable for easy installation or existing LAN infrastructure
  • Pre-paired networked configuration for simple installation if purchased as a complete Local and Remote Extender system
  • Number of devices can be increased using additional USB hubs
  • FCC Class B
  • Rugged metal enclosure

Specifications

  • Direct Connect Range: Up to 100m (330 ft) over solid core Cat 5e or better
  • Network Connect Range: Up to 100m (330 ft) between switches over solid core Cat 5e
  • Local unit USB connector: 1 x USB Type B Receptacle
  • Local unit Link connector: 1 x RJ45
  • Remote unit Link connector: 1 x RJ45
  • Remote unit USB connector: 4 x USB Type A Receptacles
  • Maximum USB devices supported: 31 USB devices or hubs
  • Power Supply: 100-240V AC input, 24V DC Output
  • Available current: Up to 600mA at each USB port concurrently
  • Local and Remote 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 RG2304-LAN system includes:

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

Applications

The Ranger 2304-LAN leverages existing network infrastructure over Cat 5e to extend USB devices, ideally suited for the following applications:

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