This USB Gold-Plated Extension Cable is manufactured using USB v2.0 cable. It is designed specifically for use with USB v2.0 device cables. This cable is backwards-compatible and can also be used with the older USB v1.1 cables. It is made with superior foil shielding for reliable, error-free data communication. It features gold-plated connectors and gold-plated copper contacts for superior conductivity. This cable is manufactured with molded connectors and integral strain relief for extra durability and long life. The significantly faster data transfer rates of USB v2.0 (up to 480 Mbps) makes it perfect for multimedia applications.