USB Cable Supplier in China
USB cables have an important role when it comes to different applications. These cables also known as Universal Serial Bus cables aid in connecting and powering different devices and PCs. The cables also offer a standardized interface for proper and reliable data transfers, peripheral connectivity, and power supplies.
USB cables design features different connector types, that are designed to meet specific needs while offering the right device compatibility. At ECOCABLES, we have the needed expertise to design and produce different types of USB cable products that perfectly meet your application needs.
Various USB Cables
Connect your iPhone, iPad, or iPod with Lightning connector to your USB-C.
Choosing a USB Cable or Connector
To get the right USB cable and connectors, there are lots of things that have to be considered. This is because USB connector types exist as either male or female connectors, making them compatible with each other. The male connector part has to perfectly plug into the female connector.
At ECOCABLES, we always do our best by ensuring we guide our clients into choosing the right USB cable that meets their specific needs. The chart below will help you identify how each USB cable looks, making it easier for you to identify which male plug or female receptacle meets your application’s needs.
To make things more clear, here are a few things you should keep in mind when choosing USB cables:
- The female receptacle or male plugs
- The output and input of the USB types
- The USB cable color and length
- The USB type can either be type A, B, C, Mini USB, and Micro USB.
Where Are USB Cables Used?
USB cables serve a myriad of functions. This means they can be used for:
Data Transfers: USB cables allow for the transfer of data within different devices and machines. This includes file transfers between a smartphone and a computer, syncing data within a computer and a camera, or even connecting some external storage devices such as a USB flash drive to computers.
Peripheral Connections: USB serves a vital role in connecting different peripheral devices to computers. This includes scanners, printers, game controllers, keyboards, and any other external monitors.
Charging Devices: USB cables have, over the years, been used to charge different devices, including smartphones, smart watches, portable electronics, and Bluetooth speakers, among others.
Firmware Updates: lots of electronic devices, including smartphones, gaming consoles, and cameras, need different firmware updates that help safeguard and enhance the functionality of the device.
Video and Audio Output: USB cables can be used to easily transmit both video and audio output signals.
At ECOCABLES, all our USB cable extensions feature high-quality materials for better and more effective performance. This includes pure copper conductors and durable PVC jacket materials. Our cables are also designed to feature multiple shielding layers so as to minimize interference.
Our reinforced SR has the ability to withstand more than 10,000 bending tests. Also, each cable has to undergo strict tests that ensure each one of them has the capability of providing extraordinary speeds and stability—a reason why we stand out among our competitors.
Each USB Cable Is Suited to A different Task
USB-A is commonly used for power outlets and computers. When used for charging, users have to connect the USB-A side with another USB plug or into a computer.
However, it’s important to note that USB-A cables only connect with the port through a one-way approach. One way of telling which is the right way is by checking the USB symbol that’s normally printed on the tops of the cable. Always ensure the USB is properly inserted to avoid damaging the device or the cable itself.
The Micro-USB cable was a common USB cable and can still be found in different older models. This cable can allow data reading without the need for a computer. A good example is that users can connect their flash drives or even memory sticks directly to their mobile devices.
Just like the USB-A cable, micro-USB cables also connect to a port when placed in the right direction. This means users have to be very keen and ensure they match the port’s shape with the Micro-USB cables to avoid any kind of damage.
This is actually the most recent USB cable development. The benefits attached to USB-C lie in the fact that the cable offers speedy data transfers with a higher power flow. This means that phones are able to charge quickly. Also, USB-C cables are reversible, meaning they can be plugged either way.
These cables were designed to offer backward compatibility with the earlier USB cable versions and ports. This type of USB features differently shaped connector pins that help the cables to withstand a more robust application use. Both the USB-3A and B are quite identical to USB-A and B cables. The only difference is the coloring, where they are colored blue inside for better distinctions. The USB-3 micro cable also features extra pins that allow for the transfer of more data.
USB cables exist in different versions. This includes the USB 2.0, USB-3.0, and the USB-3.2. The versions help in determining the maximum data transfer for each USB. It’s also important to note that the kind of USB version you need highly depends on the devices that need to be connected or charged.
|Standard||Also Known As||Year Introduced||Connector Types||Max. Data Transfer Speed|
|USB 1.1||Full Speed USB||1998||USB-A
|USB 2.1||Hi-Speed USB||2000||USB-A
USB Micro A
USB Micro B
USB Mini A
USB Mini B
|USB 3.2 Gen 1||USB 3.0
USB 3.1 Gen 1
|2008 (USB 3.0)
2013 (USB 3.1)
USB Micro B
|USB 3.2 Gen 2||USB 3.1
USB 3.1 Gen 2
|2013 (USB 3.1)||USB-A
USB Micro B
|USB 3.2 Gen 2×2||USB 3.2
|2017 (USB 3.2)||USB-C||20 Gbps|
|USB 4||USB4 Gen 2×2
|USB 4||USB4 Gen 3×2