USB Type C

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Azulavis
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What is the point of USB Type C? Is it just USB 3.1 with different connector?

Magic Banana

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As far as I know: yes. A symmetric connector: that is its main appeal.

nadebula.1984
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Because either USB type A or mini DP/Thunderbolt is too thick to fit in an ultrabook, there needs to be an ultra-slim connector.