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The Difference Between USB 3.1 And USB Type-C
Apr 19, 2018

Speaking of the USB3.1 interface, I think many people will think that there is only one interface: USB 3.1 Type-C interface, it is not true, that's just one of them.

What is the difference between USB 3.1 and USB Type-C? Strictly speaking, USB 3.1 is a transmission standard. After the development of USB 1.0, 2.0 and 3.0, USB 3.1 has made great progress in all aspects. USB Type-C, exactly, is an interface standard. There are three USB 3.1 interface standards, USB Type A, USB Type B (Micro USB) and the latest USB Type-C. At present, the Type A interface is mainly used as a connection port for computers and other devices. Micro USB is mainly used in small devices such as smart phones and has a wide range of applications. As for the USB Type-C, due to various characteristics, it is known as the interface standard that most hopefully unites the interfaces.

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It is worth noting that there is no absolute correlation between USB 3.1 and USB Type-C. Knowing that there is a USB Type-C interface does not necessarily mean that it supports the USB 3.1 standard. The USB 3.1 standard is not necessarily the USB Type-C interface. At this point, do not be deceived by bad vendors. Therefore, all this knowledge is very necessary for everyone to know.