USB 2.0 Extension Cable - A-Male/A-Female
USB 2.0 Cables - 15FT USB A M/F Passive Extension Cable
This passive universal serial bus (USB) 2.0 A-Male to A-Female cable is used for extending the length of a USB cable of many devices such as a mouse, keyboard, webcam, printer and many other USB products. This cable can provide data transfer rates of up to 480Mbps and is downward compatible with USB 1.0 and 1.1
- Connector 1: USB Type A Male
- Connector 2: USB Type A Female
- 28 AWG
- Transfer rates up to 480Mbps
- Downward compatible with USB specifications 1.0 and 1.1
Please note, passive USB cables have a maximum distance of 16 foot. To extend the distance past the 16 foot limitation you will need an Active Extension Cable
Q: What kind of cable do I need for my printer?
A: Typically printers today are connected with a USB A Male to B Male cable
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 cable 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.
USB Connector Guide
USB 2.0 A Male
Commonly plugged into the USB port on a computer
USB 2.0 A Female
Commonly used for extending the length of an existing USB cable. USB A Male is able to plug into this connector
USB 2.0 B Male
Commonly used on a printer external hard drive and other USB Devices
|USB 2.0 Micro Male|
Commonly used on new smartphones and other USB devices
USB 2.0 Mini Male
Commonly used on cell phones digital cameras and GPS devices
USB 2.0 Mini Female
Commonly used to extend the length of an existing USB mini cable
USB 3.0 A Male
Commonly used on USB 3.0 devices
USB 3.0 B Male
Commonly used on USB 3.0 printers and other USB devices
USB 3.0 Micro
|Commonly used on USB 3.0 hubs and other devices|