- Compliant with USB HID Specifications.
- USB Bus Powered.
- Fully compliant with PS/2 keyboard/mouse.
- Supports USB and PS/2 Plug and Play.
- Also supports two PS/2 keyboards or two PS/2 mice.
- Supports Standard Windows™ Multimedia Keys.
- Supports Windows™ 98/SE/ME/2000/XP and Mac™ OS9.0/OSX/Linux.
|PS/2 Female for Keyboard (or second mouse) PS/2 Female for Mouse (or second keyboard)|
|Compliant with USB Version||USB 1.0/USB 1.1 or later|
|Compliant with HID Version||USB HID 1.1|
|Power Consumption (Idle)||25 mA|
|Unit Weight||4.23oz (120g)|
|OS Complies||Win98/SE/ME/2000/XP Mac™ OS9.0/OSX/Linux|
- USB peripherals can connect either to a computer’s port or to a hub.
- If the computer doesn’t have enough ports for all the peripherals, a hub is necessary.
- Maximum length on individual cables is 5 Meters.
- No terminators are needed on this bus.
- The A (flat) type port would be considered the “out” port on a computer or hub.
- The B (square) type port would be considered an “in” port on hubs or peripherals.
- A typical USB “out” (Type-A) port can provide up to 500mA.
- The speed is 12 Megabytes per second for USB 1.1 or 480 Megabytes per second for USB 2.0, the maximum number of peripherals to a controller is 63 (hubs needed when the computer runs out of ports).