Product ID: USB31AC50CM
This USB to USB-C™ cable lets you connect your USB 3.1, USB Type-C™ devices such as a portable drive, or mobile device to the USB Type-A port on your computer, or charger.
This 0.5-meter cable is great for close-range connections to charge and sync your mobile devices with your laptop. You can move large files or transfer movies can be done in seconds, at twice the speed of USB 3.0 and 20x faster than USB 2.0.
You can also use the cable to charge your devices from a USB-A wall charger, car charger or power bank -- perfect for people on the move, for providing simple, tidy connections.
The short cable lets you set up in small offsite workspaces, or in a coffee shop or hotel room. It lets you connect a USB 3.1 peripheral device, such as your external hard drive to your laptop, without excess cable getting in your way.
With a bandwidth of 10Gbps, this USB 3.1 Gen 2 cable lets you sync your USB Type-C devices in no time at all. You can spend less time transferring and backing up your data and more time focusing on your projects and presentations.
The USB31AC50CM from StarTech.com comes with a 2-year warranty for guaranteed reliability.
|Warranty Information||Warranty||2 Years|
|Connector(s)||1 - Connector A||USB 3.1 USB Type-A (9 pin, Gen 2, 10 Gbps)|
|1 - Connector B||USB Type-C (24 pin) USB 3.1 (10Gbps)|
|Cable Jacket Material||PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride|
|Cable Shield Material||Aluminum-Mylar Foil with Braid|
|Packaging Information||Shipping (Package) Weight||1.0 oz [29 g]|
|Package Length||8.8 in [22.3 cm]|
|Package Width||3.5 in [90 mm]|
|Package Height||0.4 in [10 mm]|
|Performance||Type and Rate||USB 3.1 Gen 2 - 10 Gbit/s|
|Wire Gauge||30 AWG|
|Cable Length||19.7 in [50 cm]|
|Product Length||19.7 in [50 cm]|
|Product Width||0.5 in [12 mm]|
|Product Height||0.4 in [10 mm]|
|Weight of Product||1.0 oz [29 g]|
|What's in the Box||1 - Included in Package||USB-C to USB-A 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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