One for all and all for one – USB Type-C explained

23 March 2017


USB Type-C, or simply USB-C, is the latest iteration of the ubiquitous USB standard. First introduced in 2014, it’s set to replace not just all previous USB ports, but almost any other port including video, power, sound, and proprietary docking ports. In cellphones it has already largely replaced Micro-USB and most new computers and laptops have at least one USB-C port. Apple is leading the pack in this regard, having replaced all ports except the headphone jack with USB-C in...