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Product Status Discontinued on 5/22/2024


The USB 3.0 Active A/B cable overcomes the 16-foot (five-meter) USB distance limitation with an active repeater in the middle of the cable. Now USB printers and other devices can be located up to 36 feet (11 meters) away from the computer in a single, non-daisy-chainable run with no need for extension cables. Full 5 Gbps speed is maintained along the entire length of the cable. Backward compatible to USB 1.1 and 2.0 . Plug-and-play, Windows and macOS compatible.


  • Connect a computer to a printer or other USB device up to 36-ft. (10.97 m) away
  • SuperSpeed USB 3.0, Hi-Speed 2.0 and USB 1.1 compatible
  • Active repeater maintains 5Gbps signal integrity
  • USB "A" to USB "B" connections
  • Windows 98/ME/2000/XP/Vista/WIN7/8/10 and MAC compatible
  • Cable length: 36-ft. Weight: 2lb.
  • Repeater Pod dimension: 16.75 x 57.3 x 31.7 (mm.) / 0.7 x 2.3 x 1.3 (in.)

System Requirements

  • A USB 3.0 port and USB 3.0 device (with type B jack) are required to meet USB 3.0 speeds. A USB 2.0 or 1.1 port and/or device can be used, but you will not be able to achieve USB 3.0 speeds.
  • Not for use with Xbox (see Xbox website for details on extending devices with Xbox)

Package Includes

  • 36-ft. (10.97 m) SuperSpeed USB3.0 A/B Active Device Cable (A Male to B Male)
RoHS compliant


UPC Code037332181848
TechnologyUSB 3.x
Cable Type  Active
Side A - Connector 1USB 3.0 A (MALE)
Side B - Connector 1USB 3.0 B (MALE)
Connector StyleStraight
Cable Jacket ColorBlack
Cable Length (ft.)36
Shipping Dimensions (hwd / in.)9.10 x 10.60 x 0.01
Shipping Weight (lbs.)1.20
Product ComplianceRoHS
Product Warranty Period (Worldwide)3-year limited warranty

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