Low-Cost USB Over IP Extender

Allows Windows PCs to Connect to Four USB 2.0 Devices on the Same Subnet

Also known as: Remote Access to USB Devices, USB on IP, USB IP Extender, USB Management over IP.

XTENDEX® USB-IP-4LC

Product Highlights

  • Share USB devices over a network
  • Data rates up to 480 Mbps
  • Extend USB devices up to 330 feet
  • Extends USB cabling distance beyond 5 meters
  • Compatible with Windows XP/Vista/7/8 – 32-& 64-bit operating systems

The XTENDEX® USB Over IP Extender allows Windows PCs to connect to four USB devices on the same subnet, eliminating the need for locally-attached host PCs. USB peripheral devices can be centrally managed and monitored from a remote server or PC via the web interface.


USB-IP-4LC supports USB devices such as USB hard drives, USB flash drives, USB card readers, USB webcams, USB scanners, USB to serial converters, USB multi-function printers (MFP), or other USB devices to be shared on a network.

The XTENDEX® USB Over IP Extender allows Windows PCs to connect to four USB devices on the same subnet, eliminating the need for locally-attached host PCs. USB peripheral devices can be centrally managed and monitored from a remote server or PC via the web interface.


USB-IP-4LC supports USB devices such as USB hard drives, USB flash drives, USB card readers, USB webcams, USB scanners, USB to serial converters, USB multi-function printers (MFP), or other USB devices to be shared on a network.


  • Extends USB cabling distance to 330 feet (100 meters).
    • Extend past 330 feet (100 meters) by connecting multiple hubs/switches within the same subnet.
  • Transfer data over a 1000Base-T Gigabit Network.
    • Will not communicate to another subnet.
  • Creates systems redundancy and increases security since host PC can be placed in a remote location.
  • Access and monitor devices over a TCP/IP connection.
  • Simplifies operations and reduces IT support.
  • Supports true plug-and-play functionality.
  • USB 1.1 and 2.0 compatible.
  • Acquires IP address via DHCP when plugged in to a network.
    • IP address can be changed.
    • Once a static IP address is assigned, it can be directly connected to the LAN port of a PC - no crossover cable required.
Local USB Devices
  • Four female USB Type A connectors.
  • Compatible with bulk or interrupt type USB devices.
    • Bar-code scanners, USB keyboards, CAC readers, USB to serial converters, Canon T5 cameras, printers, fingerprint scanners, mice, pole displays, card readers, flash drives, external hard drives, etc.
    • Does not support audio devices (isochronous data transfer).
  • USB 1.1 and 2.0 compatible.
  • Supports data rates up to 480 Mbps per USB port.
Remote Compatibility
  • Compatible with PCs or laptops (Windows XP/Vista/7/8)
    • Supports 32- and 64-bit operating systems.
  • Only one remote PC can be connected to each USB device at a time.
Local Area Network (LAN) Connection
  • One female RJ45 connector.
  • Supports 10/100/1000 Base-T networks.
    • Will not communicate to another subnet.
Max Distance
  • 330 feet (100 meters) over CAT5/5e/6 cable.
Cables
  • Use CAT5/5e/6 cables to connect the unit to a network switch up to 330 feet (100 meters) away.
  • Cables not included.
Environmental
  • Operating temperature: 32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C).
  • Storage temperature: -4 to 185°F (-20 to 85°C).
  • Operating relative humidity: 0 to 80% non-condensing RH.
  • Storage relative humidity: 0 to 50% non-condensing RH.
Power
  • 100 to 240 VAC at 50 or 60 Hz via AC adapter (country-specific power adapter included).
Dimensions
  • WxDxH in: 3.75x2.68x0.92 (95x68x23 mm).
Regulatory Approvals
  • CE, FCC, RoHS.
  • TAA compliant.

Application Drawings

  •  Low-Cost USB Over IP Extender
    Low-Cost USB Over IP Extender
    How to connect four USB devices to ethernet networks.

CAD Drawings

  • Low-Cost USB Over IP Extender – USB-IP-4LC
    Low-Cost USB Over IP Extender – USB-IP-4LC

Low-Cost USB Over IP Extender

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USB-IP-4LC Low-Cost USB Over IP Extender $58.00