Maplin USB 3.0 A Male to B Female Adapter
Price match guarantee
We can price match this item if found elsewhere. Call us on:0333 400 9500
Quoting product code: A74QF
• Male USB-A 3.0 to female USB-B 3.0 connectors
• Durable plastic housing
• USB version 3.0 cable with a maximum 5Gbps data transfer rate
• Nickel plated connectors
• 5 year warrantyWhat is USB?
Commonly found on desktop computers and laptops, USB connections are among the most versatile type of connections. USB is primarily used for transferring data between devices, but it also has the ability to transfer power between compatible devices. Currently four versions of USB exist – USB 3.1 (10Gbps), USB 3.0 (5Gbps), USB 2.0 (480Mbps) and USB 1.1 (12Mbps). In most cases cables are compatible across all versions but maximum transfer speed may be limited. For example, a USB 2.0 cable in a USB 3.0 port would only provide a maximum transfer rate of 480Mbps, not 5Gbps. To achieve optimum transfer speeds here, a USB 3.0 cable should be used.
Why use this USB 3.0 adapter?
This male USB-A 3.0 to female USB-B 3.0 device allows you to adapt an existing USB 3.0 A to B cable for use with devices, such as some hard disks or optical drives, that require a USB 3.0 A to A connection to attach to your computer. This adapter can be a cost effective alternative to purchasing a new cable. When used with USB 3.0 compliant devices and ports, the maximum data transfer rate is 5Gbps.
Why choose Maplin adapters?
The Maplin range of cables features premium construction and specifications, with market-leading technology. Maplin adapters are constructed from hard-wearing materials with colour-coded, compact connectors available for almost any use. All Maplin adapters are quality assured, with a five year warranty across the range.
|Maximum transfer rate||5 Gbps|
|Connection Type 1||USB A|
|Connection Type 2||USB B 3.0|
|Cable or Adapter||Adapter|