Jan 17, 2013– Lockbourne, USA (Techreleased) – StarTech.com, a leading manufacturer of hard-to-find connectivity parts has announced the release of a rugged new 7-Port USB 3.0 Hub (ST7300USBM), which enables users to add multiple external USB 3.0 connection ports to a PC, server or thin client located within server rooms or industrial operating environments.
The industrial-grade hub can be mounted to a wall or DIN rail, and features 350W surge protection on each port as well as a solid metal chassis designed to withstand harsh conditions.
“This addition to our extensive USB 3.0 Hub product line provides more USB 3.0 connectivity and flexibility to areas that require the most modern device connectivity” said Carey Cline, Senior Product Manager for StarTech.com’s Industrial I/O product line. “The hub not only delivers the convenient option of wall or DIN rail mounted installation, but also an impact-resistant metal casing that is durable enough for industrial applications ”.
Features of the ST7300USBM Industrial USB 3.0 Hub include:
• Solid metal chassis
• Built-on wall mount brackets
• Optional DIN Rail Mounting kit
• 350W surge protection per port
• Includes 2-wire terminal block for 7 to 40V DC power input for high power devices
MSRP for StarTech.com’s new 7-Port USB 3.0 Hub (ST7300USBM) is $142.99 (USD) in the USA, $146.99 (CDN) in Canada, £116.99 (GBP excl. VAT) in the UK. The hub is available for purchase from leading technology resellers including CDW, Newegg.com, Amazon.com, PC Connection, and Insight and will also be distributed by Ingram Micro, SYNNEX, D&H, Tech Data and ASI.