TruLink® USB 2.0 Over Cat5 Superbooster Wall Plate Kit

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TruLink® USB 2.0 Over Cat5 Superbooster Wall Plate Kit

Wall plate kit extends USB 2.0 signals and power up to 328 feet over Cat5

53877

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$359.99 msrp

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Product Description

The Trulink USB 2.0 Superbooster was designed for systems integrators, installers and other end users seeking an innovatively simple yet powerful solution for extending USB signals beyond their native 16.4ft length limitation. Specifically for use in commercial environments, the Trulink USB 2.0 Superbooster is the only USB 2.0 solution on the market that is available in both a dongle and wall plate version. The wall plate and dongle can be interchanged to fit the needs of any installation requiring high performance and maximum flexibility.

Using true USB 2.0 speed and power, this solution provides increased bandwidth and faster data transfer speeds over standard Cat5/6 cabling at lengths up to 328ft. Integrated UTP power inserter technology provides 500 milliamps of power when the power adapter is connected through the transmitter end or receiver end, depending on the desired configuration. This provides enough power to operate most new USB devices and allows for flexibility in equipment placement.

The single gang decora style wall plates provide the clean look of a professional installation. The small form factor of both the dongle and wall plate versions allows for easy installation in tight spaces. The dongle end is uniquely designed to allow it to be securely tethered to other equipment. Installation is quick and easy with no software or driver installation required.

This solution utilizes TruChoice™ power providing the flexibility to power at either the transmitter or receiver end.

Note: The screw terminals used to power the wall plate are non-polarized. Either port may be used for the positive or negative connection to power.

Note: If the USB signal is being extended to support a 300 series or 500 series Promethean interactive whiteboard, then we recommend using our product 29338. For more information about this recommendation, read our application bulletin.

•Download the manual from the Support tab
•Download a PDF with the technical specifications of this product on the Support tab or view the technical specifications of this product on the Specs tab


Product Specifications

Color : White
UPC : 757120538776
Warranty : 1 Year
Weight : 1.908 LB

•Download a PDF with the technical specifications of this product on the Support tab
• Integrated UTP power inserter technology
• Interchangeable design with swappable components – wall plates and dongles
Call to order replacement power supply #98116

General Specifications

• USB Specification - USB 2.0
• USB Data Bandwidth - Up to 480Mbps
• Maximum Cable Distance - 100m (328ft)
Power Specifications

• Power Adapter Input - 100 - 240V~50/60Hz
• Power Adapter Output - 24.0VDC, 1000mA
• Power Adapter Pin Diameter - 5.5mm
• Power Adapter Center Pin Polarity - Positive
• Power Adapter Cable Length - 12ft
• USB Power Output - 5V, 500mA
Physical Characteristics

• Transmitter Connectors - (1) USB B Female, (1) DC Power Female*, (1) RJ45 Female
• Receiver Connectors - (1) USB A Female, (1) DC Power Female*, (1) RJ45 Female
• Wall Plate Insert Dimensions - 66.5 x 30.0mm
• Wall Plate Dimensions - 103.6 x 40 x 44mm
• Dongle Dimensions - 86 x 57 x 30mm
*The female DC power port on the wall plate transmitter and receiver is a screw terminal designed to accept bare wire.


System Requirements

• 1 USB 2.0 Port


Product Uses


Diagram above shows use of the Superbooster in a classroom


Diagram above shows use of the Superbooster in a healthcare application


Diagram above shows use of the Superbooster in a security application

• Use in a classroom to extend and power interactive whiteboards
• Place a printer in a more convenient location, while the computer is in a secure location
• Add USB cameras or fingerprint readers to remote facilities for added security and monitoring
• Use in healthcare facilities for USB-based digital x-ray applications
• Upgrade existing superbooster infrastructure from USB 1.1 to USB 2.0 for greater performance


Package Contents

• (1) Wall Plate Transmitter
• (1) Wall Plate Receiver
• (1) Power Supply
• (1) Quick Start Guide
• (1) Phoenix Power Connection
• (1) 1ft USB A/B Cable


Product Support

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  • TruLink® USB 2.0 Superbooster Wall Plate Kit

    Q:

    Is this device compatible with usb hubs? I.e. could a USB hub be used at the "device" end that is then linked back to a computer?

    Thanks.
    Asked on 7/11/2013 by Josh

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      A:

      Yes. This is compatible with USB 2.0 hubs.

      Answered on 7/16/2013 by Steve from C2G
  • TruLink® USB 2.0 Superbooster Wall Plate Kit

    Q:

    Can this be used without external power - i.e. just to extend the range of data transfer. The descriptive pics of many of the scenarios seem to suggest power is not required for some uses. Can you please explain? thanks
    Asked on 4/10/2013 by chris

    1 answer

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      A:

      The USB 2.0 Superbooster requires the AC power adapter on the source or receiver in order to function correctly. It cannot be powered through the USB bus.

      Answered on 4/19/2013 by Steve from C2G
  • Trulink® USB 2.0 Superbooster Dongle Kit

    Q:

    Is this unit firmware upgradable? We are troubleshooting a connection issue which is likely another component (3rd party USB router) but wanted to firmware service all the components in the chain.
    Asked on 12/3/2012 by Jim

    1 answer

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      A:

      You are not able to update the firmware on the USB 2.0 superboosters.

      Answered on 12/3/2012 by Steve from C2G
  • TruLink® USB 2.0 Superbooster Wall Plate Kit

    Q:

    Do this require the power adapter or can this be bus-powered just like the usb 1.1 version? (part number 29342)I only need it to extend usb to 25 feet and don't like the idea of visible power supplies for conference room installs.
    Asked on 11/8/2012 by Dustboy from Wisconsin

    1 answer

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      A:

      The USB 2.0 Superbooster requires the AC power adapter on the source or receiver. It cannot be powered through the USB bus.

      Answered on 11/8/2012 by Steve from C2G
  • TruLink® USB 2.0 Superbooster Wall Plate Kit

    Q:

    will this work with the XBOX kinect
    Asked on 10/30/2012 by joel rosales from san diego, ca

    1 answer

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      A:

      Yes, this product will work with the Xbox Kinect.

      Answered on 10/31/2012 by Steve from C2G
  • Trulink® USB 2.0 Superbooster Dongle Kit

    Q:

    Will this power a usb monitor? i.e. a monitor that is powered only from a usb port?
    Asked on 10/5/2012 by b

    1 answer

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      A:

      If that monitor can receive power through the USB port, the 53877 can supply power to that monitor. Please note 53877 does require a power supply connected on either the transmitter or receiver side in order to function correctly.

      Answered on 10/7/2012 by Steve from C2G
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