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Plus several meters to USB cable length of Artec scanners

Since Artec scanners can be used with additional USB extension cables, we'll summarize all information of our own tests and Artec Partners' tests in this article.

 

USB 2.0 extension cables

1) Delock Cable USB 2.0 Extension Cable

  • Our Partners have used 5-meter cable in their experiments and have reported that everything was working well.
  • Artec team has tested both 10-meter and 20-meter Delock USB extension cables with Artec Eva and Artec Spider, the performance was great and FPS has not changed comparing to "without extension" scanning mode.
  • The last test was to combine these 10+20 meters cable into a 30-meters cable. Again, both Artec Eva and Artec Spider were working well.

2) USB 2.0 A to A Active Extension Cable

This extension cable has also been reported as working by Artec clients from United Kingdom (tested length: 5 meters).

 

USB 3.0 extension cables

Delock Cable USB 3.0 Extension cable, active 10 m

Artec team has tested this cable with Artec Eva in Artec Studio 12.1 and overall the performance was great: 15 FPS in general (on 4000+ frames captured), no FPS decrease. This extension cable was plugged in USB 3.0 port of our Gigabyte laptop.

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