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L-com USB 2.0 Type C to A Cable

SKU
CAU2CA

This item is subject to a 15% tariff surcharge
1 Meter | HighSpeed | USB 2.0 | USB A-C | 480 Mbps | Gold Plated Contacts

L-com USB 2.0 Type C to A Cable

This cable features USB 2.0 technology of 480 Mbps when a USB C to A connection is required.  Type-C 2.0 USB cables allow connecting older peripheral devices to a new computer or connecting an older computer to new peropherals.  30u connectors increase durability when dealing with increased mating cycles.  It also features twisted data lines to help reduce crosstalk and allow for maximum cable flexibility.  Fully molded for strain relief.

Features:

  • Length: 3 Foot
  • Connector 1: USB Type C Male
  • Connector 2: USB Type A Male
  • Transfer rates up to 480 Mbps
  • Gold Plated Contacts
  • Twisted Data Lines
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Q: What’s the difference between the different USB versions?

 

    • USB 1.1 
      • Released in 1998

 

      • Specifies max data rates of 12 Mbit/s (Full Speed)

 

      • Mostly used on devices such as keyboards mice joysticks printers scanners.

 

      • Still used by some devices that don't need faster data transfer rates.

 

 

    • USB 2.0 
      • Released in 2000

 

      • Specifies max data rates of 480 Mbit/s (Hi-Speed)

 

      • Compatible with USB 1.1 but some hardware designed for USB 2.0 may not work with USB 1.1 host controllers.

 

 

    • USB 3.0 / 3.1 Generation 1
      • Released in 2008

 

      • Specifies max data rates of 5 Gbit/s (SuperSpeed)

 

    • USB 3.1 Generation 2
      • Released in 2013

 

      • Specifies max data rates of 10 Gbit/s (SuperSpeed+)

 

 

                      

 

 

 

Q: What if I need to extend my current USB cable past the 16 foot distance limit?

 

A: Because passive USB cables have a distance limitation you would need an active extension cable to help boost the signal coming from the source.

 

USB Connector Guide

Connector Type

Picture

Common Use

USB 2.0 A Male

Commonly plugged into the USB port on a computer

USB 2.0 A Female

Commonly used for extending the length of an existing USB cable. USB A Male is able to plug into this connector

USB 2.0 B Male

Commonly used on a printer external hard drive and other USB Devices

USB 2.0 Micro Male

Commonly used on new smartphones and other USB devices

USB 2.0 Mini Male

Commonly used on cell phones digital cameras and GPS devices

USB 2.0 Mini Female

Commonly used to extend the length of an existing USB mini cable

USB 3.0 A Male

Commonly used on USB 3.0 devices

USB 3.0 B Male

Commonly used on USB 3.0 printers and other USB devices

USB 3.0 Micro

Commonly used on USB 3.0 hubs and other devices

USB Type C

 

Used on computers, laptops, cell phones, and more. Type C can be USB 2.0 (480MB/s), 3.0 (SuperSpeed 5GB/s), 3.1 Generation 1 (SuperSpeed 5GB/s), or 3.1 Generation 2 (Superspeed+)