FireNEX™-10G is the world’s first USB 3.1 Gen 2 repeater that is capable of extending USB 3.1 SuperSpeed 10 Gbps signal for up to 300 meters and USB 3.1 Gen 1 5 Gbps signal for up to 500 meters over a fiber optic cable.
FireNEX™-10G comes with one local unit that connects to the host computer PCIe socket and one remote unit that connects to the USB devices(s). The remote unit provides two USB 3.1 Gen 2 ports that support either a single channel of USB 3.1 Gen 2 10 Gbps signal or two channels of USB 3.1 Gen 1 5 Gbps signal at the same time. For example, two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen1) industrial cameras can run simultaneously at their maximum data rate without having any bandwidth sharing issues.
FireNEX™-10G is also backward compatible with all types of USB 2.0/1.1 devices, providing an ideal long distance extension solution for all kinds of USB applications, including machine vision, pro AV, medical imaging, and etc.
In the Box
- FireNEX™-10G Local Unit
- FireNEX™-10G Remote Unit
- 5 V DC Power Supply
- Standard and Low Profile PCIe Brackets
- Quick Start Guide
- USB 3.1 Gen 2 10 Gbps Extension up to 300 m
- USB 3.1 Gen 1 5 Gbps Extension up to 500 m
- USB 2.0/1.1 Backward Compatible
- Industrial Grade Metal Enclosure
- USB3 Vision Standard Compliant Locking Port
- Wall Mount Ready
- RoHS Compliant
- FCC and CE Compliant
Q: What is the fiber optic cable used for connecting the FireNEX™-10G Local and Remote unit?
A: OS2 Single Mode Fiber Optic Cable, with Duplex LC-LC Connector.
Q: Is FireNEXTM-10G hot plug and play?
A: If the fiber cable is disconnected, the host computer need to be rebooted in order to establish the link. The USB connection out of the Remote unit is hot plug and play.
Q: Is FireNEX™-10G backward compatible with USB 2.0?
A: Yes, FireNEX-10G is backward compatible with USB 2.0/1.1 devices such as keyboard and mouse.