Get the transfer speeds you need with the StarTech.com USB2FAAEXT15 USB 2.0 Active Extension Cable. It has one A male connector and one female connector. The USB 2.0 extension cable is 16' long. It provides an active, bus-powered extension of a USB device, so you can extend your range. Connect this to nearly any matching device and to your computer and transfer files or pictures with transfer rates of up to 480Mbps. This male-to-female extension cable is backed by StarTech.com's lifetime warranty, so you can be sure it will keep working as long as you need it. Use this cable to connect printers or scanners to your computer when they are out of reach. This makes it easy to place USB devices on surfaces a short distance away from your workspace and still be able to connect them. The device will be powered right from the USB port, so there is no need for an external power source.