USB 2.0 A Male to PS/2 Female Adapter

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3508
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Mouse Only | Plastic Body | Nickel-Plated | Change Connector Type
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USB 2.0 adapters are a great way to quickly change the connection type or gender of an existing USB cable. This adapter has USB 2.0 Type A Male opposite PS/2 Female. Use you older PS/2 style mouse on a newer computer.

Features:

  • Connector A: USB 2.0 Type A Male
  • Connector B: PS/2 Female
  • Plastic Body
  • Nickel Plated
  • Mouse only

This product is designed to work with only mice and will not work with keyboards or other peripherals. If you need to connect a keyboard or other device, please use this part.

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Q: What’s the difference between the different USB versions?



  • USB 1.1

    • Released in 1998

    • Specifies max data rates of 12 Mbit/s (Full Speed)

    • Mostly used on devices such as keyboards mice joysticks printers scanners.

    • Still used by some devices that don't need faster data transfer rates.



  • USB 2.0

    • Released in 2000

    • Specifies max data rates of 480 Mbit/s (Hi-Speed)

    • Compatible with USB 1.1 but some hardware designed for USB 2.0 may not work with USB 1.1 host controllers.



  • USB 3.0

    • Released in 2008

    • Specifies max data rates of 5 Gbit/s (SuperSpeed)

    • A January 2013 press release from the USB group reveals plans to update USB 3.0 to 10 Gbit/s to put it on par with Thunderbolt by mid-2013.




Q: What if I need to extend my current USB cable past the 16 foot distance limit?


A: Because passive USB cables have a distance limitation you would need an Active Extension Cable to help boost the signal coming from the source.


Q: I'm unsure what USB adapter or connector I need can you help?


A: Please click on the resource tab to see the USB connector graph. This should help identify the correct cable.

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Features & Specs
Connector A:Type of Connector on Side A of the adapter?
USB Type A Male
Connector B:Type of Connector on Side B of the adapter?
PS/2 Female
Form factorThe form factor of this connector?Straight
GenderThe gender of this connector?Male-Female