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Plugable USB Adapter - USB-C to USB-A, 6in (15cm)

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  • Passive adapter enables connection of any legacy USB Type-A (USB-A) device to newer computers, phones and tablets with USB Type-C (USB-C) & Thunderbolt 3 ports
  • Connect virtually any USB 3.0 or 2.0 device with a standard USB "Type-A" plug to your USB-C or Thunderbolt 3 system. Works with USB-C phones and tables as well, though they must have support fot the type of device being connected
  • Provices USB 1.1 / 2.0 / 3.0 passive connection via 6 in / 15 cm cable with gold plated contacts. Supports up to USB 3.1 Gen 1 speeds up to 5Gbps.
  • This cable does not support the USB-IF BC 1.2 standard. Phones and tablets may not deliver power through this cable if they require more than USB 3.0's standard 900mA
  • We love our Plugable products and hope you will too. All of our products are backed with a 1-year limited parts and labor warranty and Seattle-based email support.

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Connect legacy USB Type-A devices to a new USB Type-C & Thunderbolt 3 enabled systems

Through our USB Type-C (USB-C) to female Type-A cable, you can plug almost any legacy USB 1.1, 2.0, or 3.0 device you own into your new USB-C or Thunderbolt 3 equipped laptop, tablet, or phone. Since this cable is a passive adapter and is short in length, its functionality prevents signal interference and timing issues associated with active cables. Adapter cable features clean shielding and is completely plug and play. (Though please note device connected to adapter will require drivers as normal.)

As a USB 3.0 cable, our USB Type-C to female Type-A cable supports up to 5 Gbps SuperSpeed transfers for USB 3.0 devices, with backwards compatibility for USB 1.1 and 2.0 devices. USB 3.0 adapters with USB Type-C connectors like this one are also known as USB 3.1 Generation 1. In terms of functionality, it offers the same throughput as USB 3.0 with transfer speeds up to 5 Gbps, and does not support power delivery.


Compatibility Details

Compatible with any computer equipped with USB Type-C (USB-C) or Thunderbolt 3 ports, including the late 2016 MacBook Pro, 2015/2016 12" MacBook Retina, Google Pixel (2015), and many more.

Note 1: Phones and non-Windows tablets with USB-C may not have the neccessary drivers or power for attached legacy USB devices

Note 2: Not a power delivery cable. Please note that smart phones and tablets may not deliver power through this cable.

Cable Length:
6 inches / 150mm (including connectors: 9 inches / 230mm)

In the bag:
Plugable USB 3.0 Passive Type-A Female to Type-C (USB-C) Male cable x 1


Learn more about the Plugable Technologies USBC-AF3

Model

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Brand
Plugable
Model
USBC-AF3
Type
USB
Connector Type
USB A to USB C
Color
Black

Details

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Length
6"
Connector Number
2
Connector Detail
USB Type-A Female to Type-C Male Cable
Terminal Gender
Female to Male
Apple Compatible
USB-C port
Specifications
Through our USB Type-C (USB-C) to female Type-A cable, you can plug almost any legacy USB 1.1, 2.0, or 3.0 device you own into your new USB-C equipped laptop, tablet, or phone. Since this cable is a passive adapter and is short in length, its functionality prevents signal interference and timing issues associated with active cables. Our adapter cable features clean shielding and is easy to use.

As a USB 3.0 cable, our USB Type-C to female Type-A cable supports up to 5 Gbps, SuperSpeed for USB 3.0 devices, with backwards compatibility for USB 1.1 and 2.0 devices. USB 3.0 adapters with USB Type-C connectors like this one are also known as USB 3.1 Generation 1. In terms of functionality, it works the same way as USB 3.0 with transfer speeds up to 5 Gbps, and does not include any charging. The new standard, USB 3.1 Generation 2, supports up to 10 Gbps transfer rates and provides power delivery as well as video and audio output.

Features

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Features
Enables you to connect USB 1.1, 2.0, and 3.0 devices to your new USB-C laptop, tablet, or phone.
Includes USB Type-A Female and a Type-C Male connectors at each end.
Provides USB 3.0 passive connection via 150 mm / 6" cable with gold plated contacts.
Allows for transfer speeds up to 5 Gbps.
Does not support BC 1.2 charging or power delivery.
Tablets and phones must support the USB device being connected in order to work with this cable.
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