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Maplin Black USB 3.1 C to A Cable 0.5m

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Product overview

• USB C to A, USB 3.1 connectors
• 0.5m cable length
• USB version 3.1 backwards compatible with previous versions
• The compact USB Type C connector is reversible – so you can plug it in either way, there is no up or down
• Three amps maximum load capacity
• Five year warranty included for peace of mind (proof of purchase required)

Why use this USB 3.1 C to A cable?
This cable uses USB 3.1 A and C connectors, which are mainly used to connect the new generation of devices, such as smartphones and tablets, that are fitted with the new USB-C connector directly to a computer, laptop or Mac without a USB-C connector. The USB 3.1 speed will give you a high speed transfer of up to 5GB/s while recharging even a power-hungry device.

Why choose Maplin cables?
The Maplin range of cables features premium construction and specifications, with market-leading cable technology. Maplin cables are constructed from hard-wearing materials with colour-coded, compact connectors available for almost any use. All Maplin cables are quality assured, with a five year warranty across the range.




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Operating Specifications

Max Data Transfer Rate:

5 Gbps

Can I use this cable to charge my 2016 MacBook Pro using a wall plug with a USB A port? (So I don't have to buy a full new set of apple chargers)

Asked by: Bishttid
Sorry but you would need to consult your product documentation regarding correct charging of the device.
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2016-12-17
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