Product ID: USB31C5C1M
This USB-C™ cable with power delivery lets you power your USB Type-C™ devices from your USB-C laptop or charge your USB-C laptop from a USB-C wall charger. The USB 3.1 Gen 2 cable is also capable of high-speed data transfers up to 10Gbps. It’s the all-in-one cable for both power and data.
With up to 5A (100W) of power output, you can use this USB Type-C cable to power your external drive from your USB-C laptop.
The cable also lets you power and charge a USB-C laptop, such as your Apple MacBook or Chromebook Pixel™ from a USB-C wall charger, car charger or power bank. Or, you can power your laptop from a USB-C docking station.
The 5A of power delivery lets you charge your mobile devices faster than with a regular USB-C 3.0 cable. The cable is perfect for people on the move - decrease your charge times and make sure your mobile devices are ready, whenever you need them, while you’re on the road.
The cable supports full 4K 60Hz video and DisplayPort 1.2 and is compatible with existing DisplayPort displays. It's ideal for connecting your docking station or laptop to a monitor with astonishing resolution, contrast, and color depth for amazing detail.
The cable has undergone rigorous compliance testing and is certified by USB-IF (USB Implementers Forum) to meet all USB 3.1 specifications. This includes all environmental, electrical and mechanical standards, which ensures a reliable and high-quality cable for all of your USB-C devices.
The USB31C5C1M from StarTech.com is backed by a 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 Type-C (24 pin) USB 3.1 (10Gbps)|
|Cable Jacket Material||PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride|
|Cable Shield Material||Aluminum-Mylar Foil with Braid|
|Packaging Information||Package Height||17.0 mm [0.7 in]|
|Package Length||22.5 cm [8.9 in]|
|Shipping (Package) Weight||59.0 g [2.1 oz]|
|Package Width||12.5 cm [4.9 in]|
|Performance||Type and Rate||USB 3.1 Gen 2 - 10 Gbit/s|
|Physical Characteristics||Product Height||0.0 mm [0.0 in]|
|Product Width||0.0 mm [0.0 in]|
|Wire Gauge||26/32 AWG|
|Cable Length||100 cm [39.4 in]|
|Product Length||100.0 cm [39.4 in]|
|Weight of Product||55.0 g [1.9 oz]|
|What's in the Box||1 - Included in Package||USB-C 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.
To use all of the features of this USB-C device, it is required that all of the following components support USB Power Delivery 2.0:
To check how much power this device requires, visit the product page, and look on the Technical Specifications tab.
For more information about the power delivery capabilities of your other components, refer to the information provided by the manufacturers.