USB 3.0 AM/AF Active Optical Extension Cable

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Introducing the BG-CAB-U3A: Unleash USB 3.0 Connectivity Without Limits

Discover the transformative power of the BG-CAB-U3A, a USB 3.0 type-A male-to-type-A female active optical extension cable designed to revolutionize your data transmission capabilities. This cable offers the ultimate solution for extending your USB connections while maintaining impeccable signal integrity.

Features in Depth

Next-Level Extension: Elevate your USB connectivity with the BG-CAB-U3A. This cable goes beyond the confines of traditional copper cables, utilizing fiber optics to convert USB data signals into optical signals. Say goodbye to distance limitations and embrace the freedom to extend your connections up to 50 meters.

Sustained Performance: Unleash the full potential of USB 3.0 speeds, with support for bandwidth speeds of up to 5Gbps. Whether you're transferring large files, streaming high-definition content, or managing data-intensive tasks, this cable ensures your connection remains swift and responsive.

Enhanced Compatibility: The BG-CAB-U3A doesn't just support USB 3.0; it's optimized for it. The cable unlocks the power of UASP (USB Attached SCSI Protocol) functionality, providing even faster data transfer speeds when used with compatible systems such as Windows 11, 10, and 8.

Unparalleled Efficiency

Efficient Power Management: Bid farewell to the need for additional power sources. The BG-CAB-U3A is ingeniously designed to draw power directly from your connected device, eliminating the hassle of seeking an extra power supply while still delivering the lightning-fast speeds of USB 3.0.

Universal Connectivity: Seamlessly integrate all your USB 3.0 devices with the BG-CAB-U3A. From external hard drives to high-performance peripherals, this optical fiber cable accommodates a wide range of devices, ensuring your workflow remains streamlined.

Exclusivity Note: Please note that the BG-CAB-U3A is specifically engineered for USB 3.0 and is not compatible with USB 2.0 or 1.1. Additionally, this cable is intended for use with self-powered peripherals, ensuring compatibility and optimal performance.


  • High-Speed Transmission
    Achieves lightning-fast USB 3.0 speeds of up to 5Gbps
  • Advanced Optical Technology
    Utilizes an 850nm VCSEL transmitter and a PIN photo-detector receiver for reliable signal transmission
  • Universal Compatibility
    Compatible with all USB 3.0 devices, but not with USB 2.0 or 1.1 devices
  • Operating System Support
    Works seamlessly with major operating systems, including Windows, Mac OS, and Linux
  • Optical Signal Conversion
    Converts USB data signals into optical signals through fiber optics
  • Integrated Optical Transceiver
    Features a fully integrated circuit with both receiver and transmitter functions
  • USB 3.0 Type-A Male to USB 3.0 Type-A Female
  • Use with self-powered peripherals only
  • Number of devices can be increased using additional hubs
This cable is the ultimate choice for

USB Cameras for Surveillance & Monitoring

  • Long distance
  • High-speed data

You can use this extension cable to connect USB cameras for surveillance purposes, whether it's for home security, business monitoring, or outdoor surveillance.

The long cable length allows you to position the cameras strategically in various locations while still transmitting high-quality video data to your recording or monitoring station.

Video Production & Broadcasting

  • Extension up to 50M
  • Speeds up to 5Gbps

USB cameras are commonly used in video production and broadcasting. With this cable, you can extend the reach of your USB cameras to capture video from different angles or locations within a studio or on a set. This is particularly useful for multi-camera setups in live streaming or recording environments.

Video Conferencing & Webinars

  • Long distance
  • High-quality video

When setting up video conferencing or webinar systems in larger meeting rooms or conference halls, you can connect USB cameras at a distance from your computer to ensure high-quality video capture and clear communication.

Data Transfer in Large Spaces

  • Extension up to 50M
  • Speeds up to 5Gbps

If you have a large workspace or warehouse where you need to transfer data from one point to another, this cable can be a solution. It can transmit data at high USB 3.0 speeds (up to 5Gbps) while maintaining signal integrity.

Remote Device Connection

  • Long-distance
  • High-speed data

This cable allows you to connect USB 3.0 devices to your computer or host system over a long distance. This is especially useful in scenarios where you have USB devices that need to be located far from your computer.


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