Icron Technologies

Icron Technologies is a leading global developer and manufacturer of high-performance USB and KVM/video extension solutions for commercial and industrial markets including Medical, Military, Industrial Automation, Machine Vision, ProAV, Education, and Mining/Exploration. Icron’s patented extension technology extends USB and video devices over many media types including Cat 5e, Fiber, Wireless, PowerLine, and over a corporate LAN.

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KVM Extenders

The new EL5353 and EL5363 KVM extender systems features Icron’s latest ExtremeUSB® technology, supporting a higher USB 2.0 throughput of up to 40 Mbps, in addition to supporting USB audio devices such as microphones and speakers. The form factor of these new extenders is the same as the discontinued EL5100 and EL5200 models noting they are not backward compatible with the 5100/5200.

Icron Technologies ExtremeUSB® and Video Extension over CAT 5e/6/7

ImageKVM ExtenderVideo TypeMax ResolutionDistanceTransmissionUSB 2.0 ThroughputUSB 2.0 and 1.1 Device Support
Icron EL5353-DVI-USB-2-0-kvm-extenderEL5353DVI Uncompressed1920 x 1200100m Single CAT 5e/6/7 cable. CAT 6 recommended.40Mbps Keyboards, mice, flash drives, audio peripherals, USB 1.1 web cameras.
Icron EL5363-HDMI-USB-2-0-kvm-extenderEL5363HDMI Uncompressed4K, 1080p or 1920 x 1200100m Single CAT 5e/6/7 cable. CAT 6 recommended.40Mbps Keyboards, mice, flash drives, audio peripherals, USB 1.1 web cameras.
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USB Extenders

Refer to the Product Comparison Table (located below the images), referencing the USB type, maximum distance, transmission media, power adapter location and the number of USB ports of each product.

Icron Technologies ExtremeUSB® over CAT 5e/6/7, LAN and Fiber

Image Product USB1Max. DistanceTransmission Media2Power Adapter LocationUSB Port(s)
icron USB-3-0-Spectra-3022USB 3.0 Spectra™ 3022USB 3.0100m3Multimode FiberREX2
icron USB-3-0-Spectra-3001-15USB 3.0 Spectra™ 3001-15USB 3.015mActive Copper CableBus Powered1
icron usb-2-0-ranger2304ge-lanUSB 2.0 Ranger® 2304GE-LANUSB 2.0100mCat 5e/6/7 or Local Area NetworkREX4
Icron USB-2-0-Ranger-2304USB 2.0 Ranger® 2304USB 2.0100mCat 5e/6/7REX4
icron USB-2-0-Ranger-2244USB 2.0 Ranger® 2244USB 2.010kmSinglemode FiberREX4
icron USB-2-0-Ranger-2224USB 2.0 Ranger® 2224USB 2.0500mMultimode FiberREX4
icron USB-2-0-Ranger-2212USB 2.0 Ranger® 2212USB 2.0100mCat 5e/6/7LEX42
icron USB-2-0-Ranger-2311USB 2.0 Ranger® 2311USB 2.0100mCat 5e/6/7LEX or REX51
icron USB-2-0-Ranger-2204USB 2.0 Ranger® 2204USB 2.0100mCat 5e/6/7REX4
icron usb-ranger-2301ge-lan-on-wbUSB 2.0 Ranger® 2301GE-LANUSB 2.0100mCat 5e/6/7 or Local Area NetworkREX1
USB 2.0 Ranger® 2301USB 2.0100mCat 5e/6/7REX1
icron USB-1-1-Rover-2850USB 1.1 Rover® 2850USB 1.185m6Cat 5e/6/7Bus Powered2
icron USB-1-1-Rover-1850USB 1.1 Rover® 1850USB 1.185m6Cat 5e/6/7Bus Powered1
1 Where USB 2.0 is listed, USB 1.1 is also supported. USB 3.0 extenders are not backward compatible.
2 Specified Category cabling is a minimum requirement; higher grades are supported (e.g. Cat 6, Cat 7).
3 100m or more is achievable when using USB 3.0 bulk traffic cameras; 50m with storage type USB 3.0 devices.
4 Power is delivered over transmission link cable to the REX.
5 Either the LEX or REX can use a power adapter. Only one is required.
6 Up to 40m is achievable for all USB devices; 85m is achievable for most low powered HID USB devices.

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