The History & Popularity of Type-C Cables for Phones & Laptops

  • May 30, 2023

Type-C USB cables connect to a wide variety of devices and charge gadgets quickly and easily, making them perfect promotional products. 


usb type cUSB Type-C is a fairly new connector designed to replace the many different types of USB cables currently in use. It is reversible, meaning that it can be plugged in either way, and it supports faster data transfer speeds and higher power delivery than previous versions. 


USB Type-C was first introduced in 2014, and it has been gaining popularity in recent years. Many new phones and laptops are now being released with USB Type-C ports, and it is expected that this trend will continue in the future. 


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After being introduced by the USB Implementers Forum in 2014, USB Type-C devices like Google Chromebook Pixel and Apple MacBook were released, and in 2017, this type was officially adopted as the new standard for USB connectors.


Examples include the:


4-in-1 Apple Watch Charging Cable that has an attachment for Apple watches


Route Light-Up Logo Cable for both Apple iOS and Android devices 


Retractable Cord Keeper with USB to Type C, USB to Lightning, and USB to Micro charging cables


3-in-1 Flat Charging Cable, which is 6.5 feet long type c usb power strip


Wifi Smart Power Strip and its four 15-amp outlets and two USB ports


All of these Type-C chargers can be customized with your brand’s name, logo, and colors, making them perfect gifts for employees, clients, and fans. Recipients will appreciate how easily they connect to devices, the fast data transfer & charging speeds, and the universality, while your company/organization will be promoted in a thoughtful and useful way. 


Find more custom-printed Type-C USB cables here!

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