Nekteck USB C Thunderbolt 3 Cable, 1.6-Foot

Last updated date: November 19, 2020

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9.2

Nekteck USB C Thunderbolt 3 Cable, 1.6-Foot

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In our analysis, the Nekteck Nekteck USB C Thunderbolt 3 Cable, 1.6-Foot placed 7th when we looked at the top 10 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

THUNDERBOLT 3 SPEED: Thunderbolt 3 cable data transfer speed is up to 40Gbps (20Gbps for length over 1M). That’s 4x of USB Type C Gen 2 and 8x faster than Type C 3.0. Please NOTE that the data transfer speed will still depend on what port you are using with. USB 3.1 Gen 2(10 Gbps) USB3.1 gen 1/ 3.0(5 Gbps). USB-C COMPATIBLE-VERSATILE POWER DELIVERY: Compatible with Thunderbolt 3 cable supplies up to 100 Watts of power delivery for rapid charging. Compatible with all Thunderbolt 3 & USB C gadget like Ethernet adapter, USB hub, Docking Station,eGPU, PCI-E, Razer Core and Windows DELL XPS15,Alienware17r4,,LenovoThinkPad, Pixelbook,Macbook pro15/17/18,etc. THUNDERBOLT CERTIFIED: Nekteck Thunderbolt 3 passive cable has acquired the Intel’s Thunderbolt qualification standard. It went through quality checks to ensure durability, reliability and safety. It’s safe and ensures consistent performance with your Thunderbolt enabled device. SUPPORT 4K VIDEO OUTPUT: Support dual 4K 60Hz video with a single cable when connecting Thunderbolt port. Enjoy ULTRA HD video resolution! Please NOTE that if you are connecting with USB C port to output video, please make sure your USB C port supports DisplayPort Alternate Mode (Alt Mode) This set up can only produce one 4K display. THUNDERBOLT 3 MATERIAL: Nekteck Thunderbolt 3 in order to increase the transmission speed, micro-coaxial ultra-high-speed wires are adopted, in which the flexible and flex-resistant TEFLON insulation material and ultra-fine tinned copper are woven. To reduce radiated interference and extend service life, flexible TPE cable jackets and precision welded metal shields are used.

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