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Maplin USB 2.0 Type A to C 1m Cable - Black

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About this product


  • USB Type A to C one metre cable
  • Ideal for connecting modern smartphones or tablets to your PC
  • USB version 2.0 for everyday charging and transfers between devices

Product overview

  • Type A to C one metre USB cable
  • Ideal for connecting modern smartphones or tablets to your PC
  • USB 2.0 for everyday charging and transfers between devices
  • Maximum 480MB/s data transfer rate
  • The compact USB Type C connector is reversible, so you can plug it in either way
  • Three amps maximum load capacity
  • Five year warranty included for peace of mind (proof of purchase required)

Connect new devices to your PC
This Maplin A to C One Metre Cable uses USB 2.0 A and C connectors, which are used to connect a next generation tablet or smartphone directly to your desktop, laptop or Mac without having to install a USB C host card into your computer. This Maplin A to C Cable will allow you to transfer data at USB 2.0 speed while recharging your device. The cable provides a maximum speed of 480MB/s when connected to a USB 2.0 port.

Long-lating material
As part of the Maplin range of cables, this USB A to C 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.

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Just what I wanted. I bought a Dell XPS15 laptop and was sorry to realize that I had two high-speed USB ports and one high-speed one that I wouldn't have much use for. This adapter does the job: it just lies out 14cm from the PC and gives me a third high-speed USB port.
Date published: 2017-01-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from worked out the box Helped me resolve why my expensive Dell Multipurpose USB-C dongle was not working - USB controller filed and this device sved me having to buy another
Date published: 2017-09-16
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Did not last long I sued this with my new Macbook Pro. After intermittent use over the past 3 months, it now doesn't work.
Date published: 2018-02-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from It works I'm using for less than a week with Macbook Pro + iPhone 7 + Xcode. It works.
Date published: 2018-01-09
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Type A to C


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Package Contents:

1x 1m USB C to A Cable




Product Specifications


Operating Specifications

Max Data Transfer Rate:

480 mbps

Could i connect my smart phone directly into printer/scanner . And print photos from my phone?

Asked by: Iang
This would not work.
Answered by: Dale
Date published: 2018-01-30

Would this work for connecting a Dualshock 4 PS4 controller to a MacBook Pro with thunderbolt 3 ports?

Asked by: TomD
Sorry that feature is not supported on this product.
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2017-11-28

Is this suitable for ADB? Plugging my phone into a computer?

Asked by: Chris
Yes this would be fine
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2017-10-28

Is this cable compatible with Android Auto?

Asked by: KevR
Yes as long as your device supports it.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2017-09-02

What's the supported maximal current (Amps)?

Asked by: Burt Not Reynolds
These support up to 5A dependent on the voltage.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2017-08-30

Does this support the 3 amp charge like the usb 3 version u list!

Asked by: Haqo
Yes, I am pleased to advise the item will support this use.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2016-11-15

Does this cable support fast charging?

Asked by: Gary
Yes this cable supports fast charging.
Answered by: Dale
Date published: 2016-10-18

Does this cable have a 56k ohm resistor to protect the USB-A device from the USB-C device pulling too much current?

Asked by: Terry
No this cable has no built in 56k ohm resistor.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2016-07-19
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