USB-C Network Adapters

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USB-C Network Adapters

Tripp Lite's USB-C solutions make the most of a device's USB-C ports, providing powerful functionality and convenient portability.


  • Power Delivery (PD) technology passes through up to 60 W or 100 W (depending on model) from a USB-C charger to a connected laptop or another device (this is especially helpful for devices with only one USB-C port)
  • DisplayPort Alternate Mode (DP Alt Mode) allows a compatible device to output HD (1080p) or UHD (4K) video through a USB-C adapter, adapter cable, or docking station to an external television, monitor, or projector without installing special software drivers
  • Audio support
    • Adapters with HDMI output also delivers digital audio
    • Some docking stations also include a separate 3.5 mm audio output
  • Compatible with Thunderbolt 3 ports: a signaling standard developed by Apple and Intel
  • Adapters, docking stations, and hubs with extra USB ports can connect peripherals and other devices, such as printers, external drives, and smartphones
  • USB 3.1 Gen 1 is equivalent to the USB 3.0 standard, supporting data transfer speeds up to 5 Gbps. USB 3.1 Gen 2 supports speeds up to 10 Gbps
  • A Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) port provides network connectivity when a faster connection than Wi-Fi is desired or Wi-Fi is simply unavailable