Product ID: USB31CUB50CM
This USB-C™ to Micro-B cable lets you connect your USB 3.1 (10Gbps) Micro-USB devices to your USB Type-C™ laptop. You can also charge and sync your USB 3.0 (5Gbps) Micro-USB mobile devices.
This non-standard 0.5-meter cable is great for close-range connections from your USB-C laptop to a USB 3.1 drive enclosure, dock or other Micro-USB device, wherever you go.
The short cable lets you set up your equipment without excess cable getting in your way. It’s extremely portable, which is perfect for connections in small offsite workspaces or in a coffee shop or hotel room.
With a bandwidth of 10Gbps, this USB 3.1 Gen 2 cable lets you transfer and back up data at twice the speed of USB 3.0 and 20x faster than USB 2.0. You can also connect older USB 3.0 peripheral devices to newer computers, with data transfer speeds of up to 5Gbps.
Connect your Micro-USB 3.0 phone or tablet to your USB 3.1 laptop or desktop computer, for syncing and charging.
The USB31CUB50CM is backed by StarTech.com’s 2-year warranty for guaranteed reliability.
|Warranty Information||Warranty||2 Years|
|Connector(s)||1 - Connector A||USB Type-C (24 pin) USB 3.1 (10Gbps)|
|1 - Connector B||USB 3.1 USB Type Micro-B (10 pin, Gen 2, 10 Gbps)|
|Cable Jacket Material||PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride|
|Cable Shield Material||Aluminum-Mylar Foil with Braid|
|Packaging Information||Package Height||0.5 in [12 mm]|
|Package Length||8.9 in [22.5 cm]|
|Shipping (Package) Weight||1.1 oz [31 g]|
|Package Width||4.9 in [12.5 cm]|
|Performance||Type and Rate||USB 3.1 Gen 2 - 10 Gbit/s|
|Wire Gauge||24/30 AWG|
|Cable Length||1.6 ft [0.5 m]|
|Product Length||1.6 ft [0.5 m]|
|Product Width||0.5 in [12 mm]|
|Product Height||0.3 in [0.7 cm]|
|Weight of Product||0.9 oz [26 g]|
|What's in the Box||1 - Included in Package||USB-C to Micro-B cable|
USB 3.1 is the most recent version of the USB (Universal Serial Bus) standard for connecting computers and electronic devices. It is capable of data transfer speeds up to 10Gbps, and while it can use the USB-C connector type, it can also use a variety of other connector types. To achieve USB 3.1 transfer speeds, your USB host connection, cables, and device must all support USB 3.1. USB 3.1 is also known as USB 3.1 Gen 2 (10Gbps).
USB 3.0 is capable of data transfer speeds up to 5Gbps. USB 3.0 is also known as USB 3.1 Gen 1 (5Gbps).
USB 3.1 is backwards compatible with USB 3.0 and USB 2.0, except in the following scenarios:
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USB-C is a type of USB connector that is capable of supporting the following:
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.