What is the difference between USB Type C and USB 3.1?
Aug 11, 2017, 11:02 AM
Black Box Corporation
Recent changes and advancements in USB technology mean you can choose from a greater range of USB options than ever before. The USB Implementers Forum recently renamed USB 3.0 to USB 3.1 Gen 1. They also introduced USB 3.1 Gen 2 and a new connector and receptacle called USB Type C. Understanding the capabilities of each connector type can help you decide which one is right for your applications.