USB-C to Micro-B Cable - M/M - 0.5 m - USB 3.1 (10Gbps)

Connect USB Micro-B devices to your USB Type-C host with reduced clutter

Product ID: USB31CUB50CM

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  • USB 3.1 data transfer rates up to 10Gbps when used with USB 3.1 host and device
  • Simple connections through a reversible USB Type-C connector, which plugs into your device with either side facing up
  • Thunderbolt™ 3 port compatible
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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.

Connect your devices while you’re on the road

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.

Charge and sync your USB 3.0 Micro-B devices

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.

Applications

  • Connect Micro USB 3.1 devices such as a portable hard drive, video capture device, or older USB 3.0 device, to a USB 3.1 computer
  • Charge or sync older Micro USB 3.0 mobile devices from a USB 3.1 capable laptop or desktop computer

Partner Numbers

  • ALSO DEUTSCHLAND GMBH 2896920
  • CMS Distribution V240257
  • Esprinet USB31CUB50CM
  • Esprinet Italy USB31CUB50CM
  • Exertis 0010156306
  • Exertis IE S10156306
  • Ingram Austria V933990
  • Ingram DK V933990
  • Ingram Finland V933990
  • Ingram Germany V933990
  • Ingram IE V933990
  • Ingram Micro Belgium 3638670
  • Ingram Micro España V933990
  • Ingram Micro France V933990
  • Ingram Micro Italy V933990
  • Ingram Micro Netherlands 3638670
  • Ingram Micro Sweden V933990
  • Ingram Micro UK V933990
  • Ingram Switzerland V933990
  • Tech Data - Belgium 4662372
  • Tech Data - France 4662372
  • Tech Data - Italy 4662372
  • Tech Data - Netherlands 4662372
  • UPC 065030867023

Specifications

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)
Hardware Connector Plating Nickel
Cable Jacket Material PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride
Cable Shield Material Aluminum-Mylar Foil with Braid
Packaging Information Package Height 12 mm [0.5 in]
Package Length 22.5 cm [8.9 in]
Shipping (Package) Weight 31 g [1.1 oz]
Package Width 12.5 cm [4.9 in]
Performance Type and Rate USB 3.1 Gen 2 - 10 Gbit/s
Physical Characteristics Color Black
Connector Style Straight
Wire Gauge 24/30 AWG
Cable Length 50 cm [19.7 in]
Product Length 50 cm [19.7 in]
Product Width 12 mm [0.5 in]
Product Height 7 mm [0.3 in]
Weight of Product 26 g [0.9 oz]
What's in the Box 1 - Included in Package USB-C to Micro-B cable

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Frequently Asked Questions

Before You Buy

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:

  • USB-B 3.1 cables are not compatible with USB-B 2.0 ports.
  • Unless you use an adapter, USB-C ports or cables will not work with USB-A or USB-B ports or cables.
  • Devices that require USB 3.1 transfer speeds of 10Gbps might not work with USB 3.0 or USB 2.0, or you might experience lower transfer speeds and impacted performance.
  • Bus-powered USB devices that requires more power than what USB 2.0 can provide are not compatible with USB 2.0.

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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. 

Compliance and safety

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  • WEEE
    • Language: English

Safety Measures

  • If product has an exposed circuit board, do not touch the product under power.
  • If Class 1 Laser Product. Laser radiation is present when the system is open.
  • Wiring terminations should not be made with the product and/or electric lines under power.
  • Product installation and/or mounting should be completed by a certified professional as per the local safety and building code guidelines.
  • Cables (including power and charging cables) should be placed and routed to avoid creating electric, tripping or safety hazards.
*Product appearance and specifications are subject to change without notice.

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