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USB is a serial input/output technology for connecting peripheral devices to a computer. USB-C is the latest implementation of this standard and it provides higher bandwidth and new power management features.
USB-C supports many protocols:
|Hi-Speed USB 2.0||up to 480Mb/s|
|SuperSpeed USB 3.0||up to 5Gb/s|
|USB 3.1 Gen 1||up to 5Gb/s|
|USB 3.1 Gen 2||up to 10Gb/s|
|Thunderbolt 3||up to 40Gb/s|
Seagate Backup Plus Ultra Touch is delivered with one cable and an adapter for universal compatibility with modern computers.
Use the Micro B to USB-A cable to connect Backup Plus Ultra Touch to a computer’s USB-A port (USB 3.0 or USB 2.0).
Transfer rates with USB-A connections have the potential to reach the following speeds:
|SuperSpeed USB 3.0||transfer rates up to 5Gb/s|
|Hi-Speed USB 2.0||transfer rates up to 480Mb/s|
For optimal transfer rates up to 5Gb/s, use the USB-C adapter with the Micro B to USB-A cable to connect Backup Plus Ultra Touch to a computer’s USB-C port.