4 Port USB 3.0 Hub - USB Type-A to 1x USB-C & 3x USB-A - Commercial Metal USB Hub - SuperSpeed 5Gbps USB 3.1/3.2 Gen 1 - Self Powered - BC 1.2 Fast Charge - Mountable/Rugged

Add three USB Type-A ports and one USB Type-C port to your computer, using this mountable USB 3.0 (5Gbps) hub

Product ID: HB30A3A1CST

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  • 4 PORT USB 3.0 HUB: Expand the connectivity of a USB Type-A laptop/desktop by adding 3x USB-A & 1x USB-C ports with this SuperSpeed 5Gbps USB 3.1/3.2 Gen 1 adapter hub; Incl 3ft (1m) USB-A host cable
  • CHARGE & SYNC: Incl power supply w/24W (shared among all ports); Self-powered USB hub w/ USB-A dedicated charging port (DCP) provides up to 12W (BC 1.2); Charge a device with or without a PC connected
  • MOUNTABLE: Using incl mounting bracket, this compact metal hub is ideal for commercial environments; Capable of being securely wall or desk mounted w/ screws; Incl. rubber feet for better surface grip
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€73.99 EUR excl. VAT
€88.79 EUR incl. VAT

This 4-port USB 3.0 hub turns your laptop or desktop USB-A port into two standard USB-A ports, one USB-A fast-charge port and one USB-C™ port. You can also extend the range of your USB devices by using this hub as a mid-point repeater.

Connect more devices quickly and easily

The 4-port hub is designed for easy port access, when the hub is mounted or sitting on your desk. The hub ports are spaced with enough room between them to easily plug or unplug your USB devices, without having to disconnect other devices from neighboring ports.   

With extra USB 3.0 ports, you can increase productivity and connect more devices to your computer, or simply avoid the hassle of swapping connected devices on your port-limited laptop. The USB-C port is ideal for connecting new USB-C devices, like an external USB-C drive, to a traditional USB-A port on your computer.

It’s perfect for IT professionals or anyone who needs to plug and unplug their devices regularly. 

Enjoy mounted or desktop convenience

This hub is perfect the perfect accessory for a laptop or desktop workstation, with a rugged metal housing that can withstand the wear and tear of daily use.

With the included wall-mount bracket, you can attach the hub to a surface such as a desktop or wall, to better suit your needs.

Charge-and-sync your mobile devices

With the available fast-charge port, the hub helps to ensure that your tablet or smartphone are charged and ready to use when you need them. You can also sync and access your device while it is charging. The USB-A charge port supports USB Battery Charging Specification 1.2 and delivers up to 2.4 amps of power, so you can charge your mobile device faster than traditional USB ports allow. 

The HB30A3A1CST is backed by a 2-year StarTech.com warranty and free lifetime technical support.


  • Installation in locations where USB 3.0 ports need to be securely mounted to a surface, such as a wall or under a desk
  • Upgrade and expand the connection capabilities of your MacBook, Ultrabook, laptop, or desktop
  • Deploy in hot desk environments to provide USB hub access for multiple devices

Partner Numbers

  • Ingram Micro France V934192
  • Tech Data - France 4652946
  • UPC 065030867887


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OS Independent; No additional drivers or software required


Warranty Information Warranty 2 Years
Connector(s) 1 - Connector A USB Type-B (9 pin) USB 3.0
2 - Connector B USB Type-A (9 pin, 5 Gbps)
1 - Connector B USB Type-C (24 pin, 5Gbps)
USB 3.0 A (Fast-Charge, 9 pin)
Environmental Operating Temperature 5°C to 35°C (41°F to 95°F)
Storage Temperature -20°C to 50°C (-4°F to 122°F)
Humidity 20~80% RH (Non-condensing)
Hardware USB-C Device Port(s) Yes
USB-C Host Connection No
Fast-Charge Port(s) Yes
Ports 4
Interface USB 3.0
Bus Type USB 3.0
Industry Standards USB Battery Charging Specification Rev. 1.2
USB-A charging port delivers up to 2.4 amps of power
USB 3.0 - Backward compatible with USB 2.0 and 1.1
Chipset ID Realtek - RTS5411
Indicators 1 - LED Indicators Power
4 - LED Indicators Hub Port Connection
Packaging Information Shipping (Package) Weight 535.0 g [18.9 oz]
Package Length 14.7 cm [5.8 in]
Package Width 98.0 mm [3.9 in]
Package Height 95.0 mm [3.7 in]
Performance Maximum Data Transfer Rate 5 Gbps
Type and Rate USB 3.0 - 5 Gbit/s
Physical Characteristics Form Factor Desktop
Color Black
Material Aluminum
Cable Length 100 cm [39.4 in]
Product Length 10.0 cm [3.9 in]
Product Width 60.0 mm [2.4 in]
Product Height 2.4 cm [0.9 in]
Weight of Product 135.0 g [4.8 oz]
Power Power Source AC Adapter Included
Input Voltage 100 - 240 AC
Input Current 0.6 A
Output Voltage 12V DC
Output Current 2A
Center Tip Polarity Positive
Plug Type M
Power Consumption (In Watts) 24
Software OS Compatibility OS Independent; No additional drivers or software required
Special Notes / Requirements System and Cable Requirements Available USB Type-A ports - USB 3.0 (5Gbps)
Note The USB Type-C port is data only.
USB 3.0 is also known as USB 3.1 Gen 1; this connectivity standard offers speeds up to 5Gbps.
The hub does not support DP Alt Mode or USB Power Delivery.
What's in the Box 1 - Included in Package USB 3.0 hub
universal power adapter (NA/JP, UK, EU, ANZ)
USB-A to USB-B cable
quick-start guide
2 - Included in Package rubber feet
mounting brackets
4 - Included in Package mounting screws



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Frequently Asked Questions

Before You Buy

It is possible to use some USB hubs without a power supply, however, doing so may prevent the USB hub or certain high-power USB peripherals from operating.  It is always recommended to use an included power supply with a USB hub when possible.

When a power adapter is not used on a hub that comes with a power adapter, power is drawn from the USB port on the computer and then divided between the ports on the hub. This reduces the power delivery to individual ports and high-powered USB peripherals, such as external hard drives, may not start.

On USB hubs that can use a power adapter, more power can be supplied to USB ports than what is possible with a single USB port.

If your USB peripherals require power adapters, they probably do not require power from the USB port and can be used on a USB hub without a power adapter. With USB peripherals that use power adapters, the USB ports on the hub are only used for data transfer and do not draw power from the hub.

USB peripherals that require low power (for example, keyboards and mice) can be used on hubs without a power adapter, in conjunction with other low-power USB peripherals. In this case, power is drawn from the computer's USB port, as described above.

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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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Solid Construction, well designed USB 3.0

By: macphot1970 - 12/11/2017
This is a great little USB 3.0 hub featuring 3 USB-A and 1 USB-c Connections. I found the construction of the hub to be excellent and I like the fact it is metal and has some weight to it as it helps keep the hub in place when using it on a desk with multiple devices plugged in. The addition of the USB-C port is a very nice option to have. The power connection has adapters for other counties if you live outside of north america. overall this is an excellent product will nothing to dislike
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Perfect USB add-on

By: Andrew11 - 01/04/2018
This is an excellent USB hub. It’s solid and sturdy and the ports are on top (where I think they work best), and well-spaced so you don’t feel crowded. Brings 3 fast USB ports where I need them, right in front of my keyboard. And adds a USB-C on the edge for future devices. There are lights beside each port when you have an active device, and when you eject them in Windows, the light turns off to let you know it’s safe to remove. A very nice feature! I received this product in exchange for an unbiased review
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Reliable and excellent performance

By: Nick_101 - 04/15/2018
What can you say about a USB hub besides simple facts? It works, and it works well. Solid build, excellent performance. Great for adding a USB-C port to older computers. Small enough to be part of the go-bag, and sturdy enough to take a beating. Cat knocked it off the wife's desk numerous times while she was trying it out. Dented the case too. Still works just fine! I received this product in exchange for an unbiased review.
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