USB extension

All things having to do with the extension of USB 3.0 for your PTZoptics camera.

How to extend USB 3.0 cabling for PTZoptics cameras?
We recommend using either the  SIIG active extension cables, over fiber optic wire with the Icron USB 3.0 Spectra or over CAT cable with the Icron USB 3-2-...
Thu, 7 Jun, 2018 at 9:25 AM
Managing USB power settings in Windows (DO THIS IF USING ANY USB EXTENSION)
Procedure    1. Global Suspend - Global suspend is only an option in Windows Vista and newer. In older Windows OS, you can skip to step 2, below...
Tue, 12 Jul, 2016 at 3:13 PM
USB 2.0 vs USB 3.0
USB 2.0 provides a bandwidth of 480 Mbps. USB 3.0 (aka “SuperSpeed”) provides 4.8 Gbps - or 10 times the bandwidth of USB 2.0. There are other ...
Tue, 28 Apr, 2015 at 11:51 AM
Are PTZ Optics cameras backwards compatible with USB 2.0?
Yes they are. The PTZoptics cameras should be able to pull in a 1280x720 signal from a USB 2.0 signal. There are some times this does not work though. If ...
Tue, 12 Jul, 2016 at 10:49 AM
Have you tested the Icron USB 3.0 Spectra 3001-15?
Yes we have. This cable did require some settings in Windows to be changed, as well as correcting the driver load, but it does work for all of our USB 3.0...
Fri, 21 Aug, 2015 at 2:12 PM