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1-Port USB 2.0 Simultaneous Users Interaction Extender Solution up to 100m over a GigE LAN or single CAT 5e/6/7 Cable

USB 2.0 RG2301GE-LAN single-port Gigabit Ethernet extenderThe USB 2.0 RG2301S is a USB 2.0 high-speed OEM extension solution supporting a “virtual hub-like” feature called Simultaneous Users Interaction where multiple users in multiple locations can collaboratively view and edit common files over a Local Area Network (LAN) in real time using keyboards, mice and touch screens. Extend USB 2.0 connections up to 100m over a GigE Local Area Network (LAN) or directly connect over CAT 5e/6/7 cabling. This OEM 1-port USB 2.0 LAN extender with ExtremeUSB® also supports SwitchableUSB commands, allowing for extender pairings to be switched dynamically on the fly, making it the perfect extender for OEM video switch matrix systems. Other advanced OEM platform features available include Device Class Filtering, Hot Key support, and Vendor Lock. Contact Icron to learn more about how to customize to suit your private label brand.

Overview

The USB 2.0 RG2301S  allows users to extend USB 2.0/1.1 connections over a GigE LAN or single CAT 5e/6/7 cable up to 100m in point-to-point fashion and supports a feature called Simultaneous Users Interaction where multiple users in multiple locations can collaboratively view and edit common files over a Local Network Area (LAN) in real time using keyboards, mice and touch screens. The RG2301S also supports Icron’s SwitchableUSB protocol for switching Local to Remote extender pairings dynamically. Other OEM features available include Device Class Filtering, Hot Keys and Vendor Lock.

This FCC/CE Class B certified OEM 1-port USB 2.0 LAN extender supports data rates at up to 480 Mbps and is plug and play – no software drivers required – for all major operating systems: Windows®, macOS™, and Linux®

Product available as unbranded but intended for OEM/private label customization.

Features

  • OEM/Private Label
  • 1-port USB 2.0 extender supporting all USB 2.0/1.1 devices up to 480 Mbps
  • Extend over GigE LAN or up to 100m direct connect over single CAT 5e/6/7 cable
  • SwitchableUSB protocol support (dynamically change Local/Remote extender pairings)
  • Simultaneous Users Interaction for one-to-seven extender pairings
  • Supplies up to 1 Amp to USB port
  • Mass Storage Acceleration for USB 2.0 device bulk transfers
  • Metal enclosures with FCC/CE Class B certification
  • Two year warranty
  • ExtremeUSB® suite of features:
    • Transparent USB extension
    • True plug and play; no software drivers required
    • Works with all major operating systems:  Windows®, macOS™, and Linux®

Specifications

RANGE

  • Network Connect: up to 100m (330 ft) between switches over solid core CAT 5e/6/7
  • Direct Connect: up to 100m (330 ft) over CAT 5e/6/7

SPEEDS

  • USB 2.0: up to 480 Mbps
  • USB 1.1: up to 12 Mbps

NETWORKING

  • Standards: 1000BASE-T
  • Data Traffic: Layer 2
  • SwitchableUSB protocol support including Simultaneous Users Interaction

Local Extender

  • USB Connector: 1 x USB Type B Receptacle
  • Link Connector: 1 x RJ45
  • Dimensions: 86.0mm x 75.0mm x 26.0mm (3.4″ x 3.0″ x 1.0″)
  • Mounting: Slots for cable ties or optional mounting kit available
  • Enclosure Material: Black anodized aluminium

Remote Extender

  • USB Connector: 1 x USB Type A Receptacle
  • Link Connector: 1 x RJ45
  • Available Current: up to 1 Amp to USB port
  • Power Supply: 100-240V AC Input, 5V 3A DC Output
  • Dimensions: 86.0mm x 75.0mm x 26.0mm (3.4″ x 3.0″ x 1.0″)
  • Mounting: Slots for cable ties or optional mounting kit available
  • Enclosure Material: Black anodized aluminium

ENVIRONMENTAL

  • Operating Temperature: 0C to 50C (32F to 122F)
  • Storage Temperature: -20C to 70C (-4F to 158F)
  • Operating Humidity: 20% to 80% relative humidity, non-condensing
  • Storage Humidity: 10% to 90% relative humidity, non-condensing

COMPLIANCE

  • EMC: FCC (Class B), CE (Class B)
  • Environmental: RoHS2, REACH, Conflict Minerals

SUPPORT

  • Warranty: 2-year

In the Box

The USB 2.0 RG2301S extenders come with a two year warranty; Local and Remote modules sold separately (not as a complete system). International power adapter with country specific cord (North America, EU, UK, Australian/NZ or Japan) also sold separately.

Applications

The USB 2.0 RG2301S leverages existing network infrastructure for easy installation, IT visibility and to support Icron’s SwitchableUSB protocols including Simultaneous Users Interaction. It can be deployed as a direct connect/point-to-point installation over single CAT 5e/6/7 cable. This 1-port USB 2.0 LAN extender is ideally suited for the following applications:

  • Education training centers
  • Medical consultations
  • Collaborative corporate settings
  • Campaign planning
  • Video Matrix Systems using SwitchableUSB

 

USB 2.0 Ranger 2301S with 2 users application diagram