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
- 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.
This extension cable has also been reported as working by Artec clients from United Kingdom (tested length: 5 meters).
USB 3.0 extension cables
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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