ICC “SUPERSPEED” USB 3.0 (Universal Serial Bus) couplers are ideal for connecting a wide range of peripherals such as video, audio, infrared, and computer equipment in commercial and residential applications. USB 3.0 is backwards compatible with v1.1 and v2.0. Data rate transmission is up to 5 Gbps but the operation distance is reduced from 16.4 feet (5 meters) to 10ft (3 meters). Compatible with ICC’s faceplates, blank patch panels, and decorex inserts. Always double check when using these USB couplers with junction boxes and surface mount boxes, restrictions may apply due to the USB connectors.