New USB -Powered VGA Signal Extender From Tripp Lite

Tripp Lite Introduces New USB-Powered VGA Over Cat5 Solution That Extends VGA Signal Up to 500 ft.

Chicago, IL (September 20, 2011) - -Tripp Lite, a world -leading manufacturer of power protection and connectivity solutions, has introduced a new, USB -powered, VGA over Cat5 Extender. Model B130 -101 -U requires no external AC power source: the user simply plugs the extender into the USB connection on a computer and runs a VGA signal up to 500 ft. over readily available Cat5e or Cat6 UTP cable.

Key Features and Benefits:

* Extends a VGA signal up to 500 ft. (1024 x 768 @ 60Hz)
* Ideal for digital signage applications, classroom or auditorium projectors and more
* Equalization and Gain control provide the sharpest images
* Supports video resolution of up to 1920 x 1440
* USB -powered, with no external AC adapter needed
* VGA dongles are built in: no need for additional VGA cables
* Uses readily available Cat5e or Cat6 solid conductor cable

"The new VGA over Cat5 Extender simplifies and streamlines video projection in numerous environments," said David Posner, Tripp Lite Product Manager. "For retail signage, business conferences, educational presentations and more, it is a plug -and -play solution that yields sharp, clear images in large spaces."

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About Tripp Lite
Outstanding product reliability and exceptional service have been Tripp Lite trademarks for more than 85 years. Tripp Lite's innovations include the world's first UPS system designed specifically for personal computers, and the world's most trusted premium surge suppressor - -the Isobar® -with more than 18 million in use. Tripp Lite maintains the highest level of ready -to -ship inventory in the industry with more than 3,000 different products, including UPS systems, rack systems and cooling solutions, PDUs, PowerAlert software for enterprise -level system management and control, surge suppressors, KVM switches, cables and connectivity products, inverters, power strips, notebook accessories and more. Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, Tripp Lite maintains a global presence with fully staffed offices worldwide. Additional information, including a list of Tripp Lite's sales offices and authorized reseller partners, can be found by visiting Tripp Lite's website:

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