A new connector has arrived for computers, peripherals, and mobile devices: USB-C™, also known as USB Type-C™. It can consolidate the following functions over a single connector:
On new laptops, the innovative USB-C connector can replace connectors for Thunderbolt, DisplayPort, proprietary power, and traditional USB. This allows for smaller, thinner, and lighter devices. Plus the USB-C connector is reversible, meaning that it works no matter which way you plug it in, saving you frustration and port damage!