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4-Port USB-C Hub - USB-C to 4x USB-A - USB 3.0 Hub - Bus Powered - White

Turn your laptop’s USB Type-C port into four USB Type-A ports (5Gbps) using this bus-powered hub

Product ID: HB30C4ABW

  • A cost-effective way to add four USB-A ports to your computer through a USB-C port
  • A small-footprint design that’s lightweight and compact, for maximum portability
  • USB bus-powered for use with the most common devices, with no external power required for most use cases
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  • Universal, multi-platform compatible, with fast and easy installation, and native support in most operating systems (Windows, Mac, Chrome OS, Linux)
  • Plug-and-play, and supports hot-swapping or hot-plugging
  • Integrated cable features a small and reversible USB-C connector, and it’s Thunderbolt 3 data port compatible
  • Backward compatible, for use with your older USB 3.0 and 2.0 devices
  • Dongle-style USB hub provides four SuperSpeed USB 3.0 (USB 3.1 Gen 1) ports, with throughput support up to 5Gbps
44,99 € EUR exc VAT
56,24 € EUR inc VAT
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Overview

This portable USB 3.0 hub expands your laptop or desktop connectivity by adding four USB Type-A ports through a single USB Type-C™ or Thunderbolt™ 3 port. And, because it’s USB bus-powered, you don’t need to connect an external power adapter, which makes travel more convenient and workstations less cluttered.

Take it with you wherever you go

With its compact design, you can take this portable USB-C™ hub anywhere you go. It’s easy to tuck into your laptop bag and only takes up a small amount of desk space when you connect it to your workstation.

Plus, the hub is bus powered, which means it draws power directly from the USB-C port on your computer. This makes it even more portable because there are fewer cables to carry with you when you travel and it doesn’t need an external power adapter.

Keep using your current peripherals and devices

If you’re looking to extend the life of your existing USB-A peripheral devices, then this hub is the perfect solution. By converting a single USB-C port into four USB-A ports, you can continue to use all of your existing USB 3.0 devices such as flash drives, external hard drives, and printers. Now you can save money by avoiding the added cost and hassle of purchasing new USB-C equipped peripherals.

Add four USB 3.0 ports in seconds

This USB hub is multi-platform compatible, which means it will work with a wide range of laptops. It also works with a range of operating systems such as Windows®, Mac, Linux® and Chrome OS™. It installs automatically once you connect it to your laptop, so you can be up and running in seconds.

The HB30C4ABW is backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.

Applications

Use the USB-C port on your port-limited laptop, MacBook, Ultrabook™, or Chromebook Pixel™ to expand your connection options by adding extra USB-A ports

Carry the hub with you while you're traveling, to connect virtually any USB peripheral to your laptop wherever you go

Perfect for home, office, hot-desk, BYOD (Bring Your Own Device), and CYOD (Choose Your Own Device) environments

Technical Specifications

Warranty Information
Warranty 2 Years
Hardware
Bus Type USB 3.0
Chipset ID VIA/VLI - VL812
Fast-Charge Port(s) No
Industry Standards USB 3.0 - Backward compatible with USB 2.0 and 1.1
Interface USB 3.0
Ports 4
USB-C Device Port(s) No
USB-C Host Connection Yes
Performance
Maximum Data Transfer Rate 5 Gbps
Type and Rate USB 3.0 - 5 Gbit/s
Connector(s)
Connector Type(s) 1 - USB Type-C (24 pin) USB 3.0 Male
4 - USB Type-A (9 pin) USB 3.0 Female
Software
OS Compatibility OS Independent; No additional drivers or software required
Special Notes / Requirements
Note USB 3.0 is also known as USB 3.1 Gen 1; this connectivity standard offers speeds up to 5Gbps.
System and Cable Requirements Available USB Type-C port - USB 3.0 (5Gbps)
Power
Power Source USB-Powered
Environmental
Humidity 10~85% RH (Non-condensing)
Operating Temperature 0°C to 45°C (32°F to 113°F)
Storage Temperature -10°C to 70°C (14°F to 158°F)
Physical Characteristics
Cable Length 150 mm [5.9 in]
Color White
Enclosure Type Plastic
Form Factor Compact
Product Height 15 mm [0.6 in]
Product Length 80 mm [3.1 in]
Product Weight 37 g [1.3 oz]
Product Width 41 mm [1.6 in]
Packaging Information
Shipping (Package) Weight 108 g [3.8 oz]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - 4-port USB 3.0 hub
Supports any operating system.
No additional drivers or software required.

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Product Support

Frequently Asked Questions

Before You Buy

It is possible to use some USB hubs without a power supply, however, doing so may prevent certain high-power USB peripherals from operating.

When a power adapter is not used on a hub that comes with a power adapter, power is drawn from the USB port on the computer and then divided between the ports on the hub. This reduces the power delivery to individual ports and high-powered USB peripherals, such as external hard drives, may not start.

On USB hubs that can use a power adapter, more power can be supplied to USB ports than what is possible with a single USB port.

If your USB peripherals require power adapters, they probably do not require power from the USB port and can be used on a USB hub without a power adapter. With USB peripherals that use power adapters, the USB ports on the hub are only used for data transfer and do not draw power from the hub.

USB peripherals that require low power (for example, keyboards and mice) can be used on hubs without a power adapter, in conjunction with other low-power USB peripherals. In this case, power is drawn from the computer's USB port, as described above.

USB-C is a type of USB connector that is capable of supporting the following:

  • Data transfer speeds up to 10Gbps, if you use USB 3.1.
  • Bi-directional power delivery up to 100W, if both the USB host connection and the device support it.
  • Alternate modes, which deliver different types of data at different speeds. For example, DisplayPort Alternate Mode (DP Alt Mode).

If using Thunderbolt 3 over USB-C, the connection is capable of additional features. For example, Thunderbolt 3 is capable of 40Gbps of total bandwidth. For more information, refer to the following FAQ: https://www.startech.com/faq/thunderbolt-3-port-capabilities.

Not all USB-C ports or devices are capable of supporting all of the features listed above, or all of the features at the maximum capabilities. If you require a specific USB-C feature, your USB host connection, cables, and device must all support the feature that you require. For more information about whether your components support specific USB-C features, refer to the information provided by the manufacturers.