This cable is designed to be used as the starting point in an installation using the Lindy USB 3.0 Active Extension System Pro which gives you access to USB 3.0 SuperSpeed peripherals at long distances. The Lindy USB 3.0 Active Extension System Pro consists of Active Extension Cables in different lengths of 8m (Nr. 43158), 10m (Nr. 43157), 15m (Nr. 43229) and 10m with hub (Nr. 43159).
Several cables from this system can be connected to create a USB 3.0 connection spanning up to 40m. A USB hub can be provided as the final segment by connecting the Lindy 10m USB 3.0 Active Extension Pro 4 Port Hub (Nr. 43159), allowing multiple devices to be connected.
The 8m USB 3.0 Active Extension Cable Pro is powered by your computers USB interface and includes a separate USB power cable which can be connected to provide additional power when used in conjunction with USB peripherals with high power requirements or when multiple cables are cascaded together. For added convenience this Active Extension Cable Pro features a latching type connector that allows a secure connection to be made between it and other cables from the Lindy USB 3.0 Active Extension System Pro.
Always use Nr. 43158, the 8m USB 3.0 Active Extension Cable Proor Nr. 43229, the 15m USB 3.0 Active Extension Cable Pro as first segment of the system.