What are the differences between Icron's Ranger 2204 and the Ranger 2304

Posted on 06/17/2016 , FAQs, Products

The Ranger 2304 features Icron's latest design and firmware and is the upgrade of the Ranger 2204. The firmware updates are due to Icron adopting a common baseline with all ExtremeUSB® extension solutions as well as adding new features to this product line. For example,  the Ranger 2304 is compatible with all USB 1.1, 2.0 and 3.0* device types. See full product comparison table below.


Ranger 2204Ranger 2304
Device TypesUSB 1.1, 2.0USB 1.1, 2.0, 3.0*
Maximum Throughput Speeds480 Mbps480 Mbps
Transmission MediaCat 5e (or better)Cat 5e (or better)
Max DistanceUp to 100 metre (330ft)Up to 100 metre (330ft)
USB Ports4x USB Type A Receptacle4x USB Type A Receptacle
Available Current500mA to each USB port600mA to each USB port
Power Supply LocationREXREX

*The Ranger 2304 supports USB 3.0 at USB 2.0 Throughput speeds (480Mps).