IEC 62680-1-3:2016 Withdrawn

Universal serial bus interfaces for data and power - Part 1-3: Universal Serial Bus interfaces - Common components - USB Type-C™ cable and connector specification


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IEC 62680-1-3:2016(E) defines the USB Type-C™ receptacles, plug and cables. It defines a new receptacle, plug, cable and detection mechanisms that are compatible with existing USB interface electrical and functional specifications. This specification covers the following aspects that are needed to produce and use this new USB cable/connector solution in newer platforms and devices, and that interoperate with existing platforms and devices:
- USB Type-C receptacles, including electro-mechanical definition and performance requirements;
- USB Type-C plugs and cable assemblies, including electro-mechanical definition and performance requirements;
- USB Type-C to legacy cable assemblies and adapters;
- USB Type-C-based device detection and interface configuration, including support for legacy connections;
- USB Power Delivery optimized for the USB Type-C connector.

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Publication typeInternational Standard
Publication date2016-08-17
Available language(s)English
TC/SCTC 100 - Audio, video and multimedia systems and equipmentrss
ICS33.120.20 - Wires and symmetrical cables
33.120.30 - RF connectors
35.200 - Interface and interconnection equipment
Stability date  2019
File size9567 KB

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