USB Type-C Connector

Game changer

As the next-generation solution for current and future USB applications, our 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. These feature a reversible mating interface and receptacle 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 adapters, it is backwards compatible to HDMI, VGA, DisplayPort, and other types of connections from the single USB Type-C port. We provide a distinctive electromagnetic interference (EMI) design on the back of the receptacle shell to help eliminate unwanted EMI leakage, as well as enhanced board retention features, waterproof and splashproof options for better performance in rugged environments.


USB Type-C connectors are easy to use.


10 Gbps data transfer speed


Robust design due to added board retention and EMI protection features

Product Features

USB Type-C Connectors
  • Provide one interconnect solution for data, power, and 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 types
  • Deliver power up to 100W at 20V
  • Backward compatible to other USB connectors using converter cables or adaptors
  • Distinctive design on the back of the receptacle shell for industry leading EMI performance
  • Enhanced board retention features for added durability
  • IPX8 waterproof and IPX4 splash proof options available
  • Available in one of the smallest dual row SMT footprints, saving valuable board real-estate
Available splash proof option
Available splash proof option
Enhanced board retention
Enhanced board retention
Distinctive EMI shield
Distinctive EMI shield
Available dual row SMT
Available dual row SMT

USB Type-C Waterproof Receptacle

Our USB Type-C receptacles help protect devices in harsh environments with industry leading IPX8 water ingression performance per IEC60529.

Smaller Splash Proof Receptacle

Smaller Splash Proof Receptacle

Our latest USB Type-C receptacles offer optional splash proof functionality (IPX4 rated) and valuable board real-estate for your designs with one of the smallest dual row SMT footprints.

  1. USB Type-C Receptacle (English)

The USB Type-C receptacle is your one-connector solution for data, power, and A/V applications. It has a slim profile for use in mobile devices, yet it is robust enough for industrial applications.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is special about TE's USB Type-C receptacles?

A: TE's distinctive design on the back of the receptacle shell provides industry leading EMI performance while the enhanced board retention features provide added durability for applications with demanding mating cycles. TE's receptacles also offer one of the smallest dual row SMT footprints, saving valuable board real-estate.


Q: Does TE offer a water resistant version of USB Type-C?

A: Yes. Splash proof options are available that are IPX4 rated to protect against water splashed from all directions.


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