2-Port USB 2.0 Routing Switch

2-Port USB 2.0 Routing Switch
Item# USBSW1-2P

Product Description

2-Port USB 2.0 Switch - Great for sharing a USB device between two computers

This USB 2.0 sharing switch allows up to two computers to share a single USB device or share multiple USB devices through a USB hub. Great for setups that require multiple computers sharing a USB Cable Modem, USB printer, scanner, ZIP drive, and/or other USB peripherals.

In addition this USB 2.0 sharing switch can also be expanded as a USB KVM switch combined with USB keyboard/mouse trough a USB hub or a PS/2 KVM switch combined with a PS/2 keyboard/mouse through a USB to PS/2 adapter cable. You can make it work any way you want !

Two free USB cables type A to type B are included in the package. 

Operated As USB Switch 

  • 2-port USB switch for sharing devices with advanced USB device controller built in.
  • Push buttons for easy manual selection with two LED selection status indicators. 
  • Supports all usb devices like usb printer, usb scanner, usb hard drive, usb speaker, usb webcam, usb keyboard, usb mouse, usb card reader and so on.
  • Passive Device works with USB 1.0 and USB 2.0.
  • Built-in auto-scan mode.
  • Fully compatible with both USB 1.1 and USB 2.0.standards.
  • USB bus powered - No external power supply needed.
  • With over current protection to insure safety of your USB peripherals/equipments.
  • Easy plug and play. No additional drivers needed.
  • Supports Windows, Mac and Linux OS.
  • 2 USB cables included in the package.

Operated As USB KVM Switch & PS/2 KVM Switch 

  • This multi-function sharing switch can also double as a USB KVM switch or a PS/2 KVM switch.  
  • When sharing a set of usb mouse and keyboard together through a USB hub connected to this switch, this unit instantly becomes a USB KVM switch, allowing for using  single set of USB keyboard/mouse and a monitor to control two USB computers at the same time.  
  • When combined with USB to PS/2 adapters (sold separately), this unit again is turned into a PS/2 KVM switch, allowing two computers with PS/2 style keyboard and mouse connections to be controlled from one monitor and one set of PS/2 keyboard/mouse . 
  • Hot pluggable. Add or remove computers for maintenance without powering down the switch.
  • USB and PS2 keyboard/mouse emulation.
  • Easy plug and play operation. No software driver installation needed.
  • Compact dimension to save desk space.
  • Manual sharing switch. No external power required.

Function Specification
OS Support Windows/Mac/Linux OS
Power Support USB bus power
Upstream Connector 1 type B USB receptacles
Downstream Connector 2 Type A USB Receptacles
Port Selection Software or push-button
External Power Supply 5V/2.5A +/- 5%
Operating Temperature 5 ~ 40 degrees (Celsius)
Storage Temperature -20 ~ 60 degrees (Celsius)

  • USB 2.0 sharing switch.
  • 2 of 5-feet USB cables included. (type A to type B)