TE Connectivity – USB Type-C Connectors

TE Connectivity’s (TE) USB Type-C connectors are designed to an industry standard that provides a sleek, slim design small enough for handheld devices and robust enough for industrial applications.

The USB Type-C connector features a reversible mating interface; the receptacle is designed to accept a plug in any direction, enabling easy, reliable mating. This connector supports a variety of different protocols, and with the use of adaptors, it is backward compatible to HDMI, VGA, DisplayPort, and other types of connections from the single USB Type-C port. TE provides a distinctive electromagnetic interference (EMI) design on the back of the receptacle shell to help eliminate unwanted EMI leakage, as well as enhanced retention features and splash proof options for better performance in rugged environments.


  • Distinctive design on the back of the receptacle shell for industry leading EMI performance
  • Enhanced board retention features for added durability
  • Splash proof options available – IPX4 rated to protect against water splashed from all directions
  • Available in one of the smallest dual row surface mount (SMT) footprints, saving valuable board real estate
  • Provide one interconnect solution for data up to 10Gbps, power up to 100W at 20V, and audio/video (A/V)
  • Designed with a flippable and reversible mating interface
  • Supports USB 2.0, USB 3.1 Gen 1 and USB 3.1 Gen 2
  • Backward compatible to other USB connectors using converter cables or adaptors


  • Factory automation
  • Industrial machinery
  • Data centers
  • Medical devices
  • A/V digital switches
  • Power packs and chargers
  • Automotive infotainment
  • Business equipment
  • Lighting
  • Tablets
  • PCs and laptops
  • Wearables
  • Smartphones