Product ID: DKT3CHSD4GPD
Expand the connectivity of your Thunderbolt™ 3/USB-C™ port enabled laptop. Compatible with Mac and Windows, this universal USB-C multiport adapter lets you turn your laptop into a powerful workstation, anywhere you go. The USB-C adapter provides a 4K Ultra HD HDMI® video output, an ultra high-speed SD™ 4.0 card reader (with UHS-II support), a USB 3.0 Type-A port and one Gigabit Ethernet port, through your laptop’s USB-C port.
The adapter provides up to 100W charging power with USB Power Delivery 2.0, so you can power the adapter and your laptop at the same time using a USB Type-C™ power adapter.
The USB-C multiport adapter offers a 4K Ultra HD HDMI port (with audio), so you can easily connect a high-resolution monitor (4096 x 2160p @ 24Hz or 3840 x 2160p @ 30Hz).
The USB-C multiport adapter features a memory card slot, providing fast read and write access for SD and microSD™ (with adapter) memory cards through USB 3.0. The card reader offers SD 4.0 and UHS-II support, allowing high-speed file transfers at up to 312MB/s. It’s ideal for transferring photos or videos from your SD cards to your USB-C enabled laptop or tablet.
The Gigabit Ethernet port on the multiport adapter ensures reliable wired network access. Plus, an additional USB 3.0 port (USB Type-A) lets you connect a peripheral device like your mouse or flash drive.
The DKT3CHSD4GPD is backed by a StarTech.com 3-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.
|Warranty Information||Warranty||3 Years|
|Connector(s)||1 - Connector Type(s)||USB Type-C (24 pin) USB 3.0 (5Gbps)|
|HDMI (19 pin)|
|USB Type-A (9 pin) USB 3.0 (5 Gbps)|
|SD / MMC Slot|
|USB-C (24 pin) USB Power Delivery only|
|Environmental||Operating Temperature||5⁰C to 35⁰C (41°F to 95°F)|
|Storage Temperature||-20°C to 50°C (-4°F to 122°F)|
|Industry Standards||IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab
USB 3.0 - Backward compatible with USB 2.0 and 1.1
|Chipset ID||VIA/VLI - VL813
VIA/VLI - VL101
PS176 (HDMI 2.0)
|Packaging Information||Shipping (Package) Weight||153,0 g [5,4 oz]|
|Package Length||17,0 cm [6,7 in]|
|Package Width||11,6 cm [4,6 in]|
|Package Height||25,0 mm [1,0 in]|
|Performance||Maximum Data Transfer Rate||5 Gbps (USB 3.0)
2 Gbps (Ethernet; Full-Duplex)
|Maximum Digital Resolutions||4096 x 2160p @ 24Hz or 3840 x 2160p (HDMI) @ 30Hz
Lower resolutions are also supported. For example, if the max is 3840 x 2160p (4K), it also supports 2560 x 1600p and 2560 x 1440p.
|Type and Rate||USB 3.0 - 5 Gbit/s|
|Memory Media Type||SD/MMC (Secure Digital/Multimedia Card)|
|Compatible Networks||10/100/1000 Mbps|
|Memory Media Type||SDHC (Secure Digital High Capacity)|
|Full Duplex Support||Yes|
|Memory Media Type||SDXC (Secure Digital eXtended Capacity)|
|microSD (Micro Secure Digital) (adapter required)|
|microSDHC (Micro Secure Digital High Capacity) (adapter required)|
|microSDXC (Micro Secure Digital eXtended Capacity) (adapter required)|
|General Specifications||Supports SD 4.0 and UHS-II (Ultra High Speed) for high speed file transfers, with bus speed up to 312MB/s|
|Physical Characteristics||Color||Silver & White|
|Material||Aluminum and Plastic|
|Cable Length||15 cm [5,9 in]|
|Product Length||11,0 cm [4,3 in]|
|Product Width||50,0 mm [2,0 in]|
|Product Height||18,0 mm [0,7 in]|
|Weight of Product||92,0 g [3,2 oz]|
|Software||OS Compatibility||Windows® 7, 8, 8.1, 10
macOS 10.11 to 10.15, 11.0
|Special Notes / Requirements||System and Cable Requirements||A host laptop with an available USB-C port (to ensure full adapter functionality, the host USB-C port must support USB Power Delivery 2.0 and DP alt mode)|
|Note||Not all USB-C ports support the full functionality of the USB Type-C standard. Ensure that your host USB-C port supports USB Power Delivery 2.0 and DP alt mode.|
|System and Cable Requirements||Optional: USB-C power adapter (for example, your laptop’s USB-C based power adapter)|
|Note||The adapter can connect to a host laptop’s USB-C port that doesn’t support USB Power Delivery 2.0. However, in this configuration if a power adapter is connected to the multifunction adapter, it will not pass power through to your host laptop.|
|A 4K-capable display is required to achieve 3840 x 2160p resolution (4K is also known as 4K x 2K)|
|USB 3.0 is also known as USB 3.1 Gen 1; this connectivity standard offers speeds up to 5Gbps.|
|Your laptop might have specific charging requirements. For example, if your laptop requires exactly 60W of power and an adapter consumes some of the 60W, your laptop might not recognize that it is getting enough power. For more information about Power Delivery, refer to the manufacturer of your hardware.|
|What's in the Box||1 - Included in Package||USB-C multiport adapter|
If you disconnect a USB-C power adapter from the multiport adapter while transferring files to or from an attached storage device, it will stop the transfer and may cause file corruption. It is also possible that there will be a loss of function if the power adapter is removed from the adapter while it is in operation. It is important to always follow the disconnection steps listed below.
To discontinue charging the multiport adapter and/or to disconnect an SD card from the device, complete the following:
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