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Active 16 ft. extension cord increases the distance between 2 connected USB-C devices, including MacBook Pros, without signal loss.
  • Adds 16.4-ft. (5 m) to your existing USB-C connection to provide flexibility in placing devices
  • Increase the extension to 32.8-ft. (10 m) by daisy-chaining 2 cables together
  • Provides up to 770mA of power to connected device without need for external power
  • Reversible USB-C plug connects in either direction for immediate no-fuss use 
  • Supports USB 3.1 Gen 1 data transfer rates up to 5 Gbps—10x faster than USB 2.0
  • 3-year limited warranty


16-Foot Extension Cable Connects Computers, Printers, Modems and Other USB-C Equipment
This USB-C to USB-C Active Extension Cable (M/F) attaches to your current USB 3.2 Gen1 cable to extend it by 5M (16.4-ft.). It connects your computer, tablet, notebook, MacBook Pro, Chromebook, smartphone or other compatible USB-C device to a USB-C keyboard, portable hard drive, patch panel or other peripheral. The 16-foot length allows you great flexibility in placing equipment. You can extend the USB connection even further—up to 65 feet (20 meters)—by daisy-chaining up to four U330-05M-C2C units together.
Built-In Signal Booster for Peak Performance
Just connect the active cable’s male plug to your computer and the female connector to a USB device cable to extend your total connection beyond USB’s natural 5M (16.4-ft.) limit. The bus-powered signal booster ensures USB 3.2 Gen 1 data transfer speeds up to 5 Gbps with no signal loss. The USB-C active extension cable is backward compatible with previous USB generations, so you can use it with legacy equipment.
770mA of Proper Power Keeps Devices Functioning
The U330-05M-C2C works with standard USB 3.2 Gen1 (5Gbps) cables and provides up to 770mA of power to a connected device. For power applications stronger than 770mA, you must connect a compatible DC 5V external power supply or cable with a barrel connector of 3.5 x 1.35 x 7.5mm; positive pin, negative sleeve (sold separately).
Reversible USB-C Connector Attaches in Either Direction
Unlike traditional USB cables that connect in only one direction, the reversible USB-C male connector plugs into a USB-C port in either direction for a fumble-free connection every time.

System Requirements

  • USB 3.2 Gen1 (5 Gbps) computer port and USB 3.2 connected device required to meet USB 3.2 Gen1 speeds
  • External power (3.5mm x 1.35mm barrel connector) required if connected device needs more than 770mA of power

Package Includes

U330-05M-C2C USB-C Active Extension Cable, USB-C to USB-C (M/F), 5M (16.4-ft.)

RoHS compliant


UPC Code037332243898
TechnologyUSB 3.x
Cable Type  Active
Voltage Compatibility (VDC)5V
Bus Powered  Yes
DC Barrel PlugOD: 3.5 x 1.35 x 7.5mm, Positive Pin, Negative Sleeve
Side A - Connector 1USB C (MALE)
Side B - Connector 1USB C (FEMALE)
Connector PlatingNickel
Connector StyleStraight
Daisy-chainable / CascadableYes
Daisy-chainable / Cascadable DetailsCapable of daisychaining up to four total U330-05M-C2C units together to a total length of 65-ft. (20 meters)
LED Indicators(x1) Blue LED (Power)
Material of ConstructionAluminum, PVC
Cable Jacket ColorBlack
Cable Jacket MaterialLDPE; PVC
Cable Jacket RatingVW-1
Cable Length (ft.)16.4
Cable Length (in.)196.8
Shipping Dimensions (hwd / in.)10.00 x 7.00 x 0.50
Shipping Weight (lbs.)0.51
Unit Dimensions (hwd / in.)10.000 x 7.000 x 0.500
Unit Packaging TypePolybag
Unit Weight (lbs.)0.51
Operating Temperature Range32° to 104°F (0° to 40°C)
Storage Temperature Range-4° to 140°F (-20° to 60°C)
Relative Humidity0% to 90% RH, Non-Condensing
Power Provided to Connected Device(s)Up to 0.77A
USB Extension SupportYes
Daisy-chainable or CascadableDaisychainable
USB SpecificationUSB 3.2 Gen 1 (up to 5 Gbps)
Driver RequiredNo
Product ComplianceRoHS; CE (Europe); REACH; FCC (USA)
Product Warranty Period (Worldwide)3-year limited warranty

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