Product ID: USB31CB1M
Need to connect a new USB-C™ device to a USB-B device? This 1-meter USB-C to USB-B cable is the perfect solution. It's also compatible with Thunderbolt™ 3 ports.
With a bandwidth of 10Gbps, this USB 3.1 Gen 2 cable lets you connect USB-B devices such as hard drive enclosures and docks to your laptop, at speeds like never before. Now, you can spend less time transferring and backing up your data and more time focusing on your projects and presentations. USB 3.1 is twice the speed of USB 3.0 and 20x faster than USB 2.0.
You'll also be able to connect your older USB 3.0 peripheral devices to newer computers with data transfer speeds of up to 5Gbps.
The USB31CB1M is backed by StarTech.com’s 2-year warranty, for guaranteed reliability.
|Warranty Information||Warranty||2 Years|
|Connector(s)||1 - Connector A||USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C (24 pin, 10Gbps)|
|1 - Connector B||USB 3.1 USB Type-B (9 pin, Gen 2, 10 Gbps)|
|Cable Jacket Material||PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride|
|Cable Shield Material||Aluminum-Mylar Foil with Braid|
|Packaging Information||Shipping (Package) Weight||52.0 g [1.8 oz]|
|Package Length||22.5 cm [8.9 in]|
|Package Width||12.5 cm [4.9 in]|
|Package Height||1.5 cm [0.6 in]|
|Performance||Type and Rate||USB 3.1 Gen 2 - 10 Gbit/s|
|Physical Characteristics||Product Width||6.0 mm [0.2 in]|
|Product Height||4.0 mm [0.2 in]|
|Wire Gauge||24/30 AWG|
|Cable Length||1 m [3.3 ft]|
|Product Length||1.0 m [3.3 ft]|
|Weight of Product||45.0 g [1.6 oz]|
|What's in the Box||1 - Included in Package||1m USB 3.1 USB-C to USB-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.
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