USB-C VGA Multiport Adapter
USB-C VGA Multiport Adapter
The USB-C VGA Multiport Adapter lets you connect your USB-C or Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) enabled Mac to a VGA display, while also connecting a standard USB device and a USB-C charging cable.
The USB-C VGA Multiport Adapter allows you to mirror your Mac display to your VGA-enabled TV or display in up to 1080p HD. It also outputs video content like movies and captured video. Simply connect the adapter to a USB-C or Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) port on your Mac and then to your TV or projector via a VGA cable (sold separately).
Use the standard USB port to connect devices such as your flash drive or camera or a USB cable for syncing and charging your iPhone, iPad, or iPod. You can also connect a charging cable to the USB-C port to charge your Mac.
Note: The Apple USB-C VGA Multiport Adapter is not compatible with the G-Tech G-DRIVE mobile USB 3.0 Hard Drive (Apple part number HF4F2VC/A).
Compatible with the following computers:
12-inch MacBook, 13-inch MacBook Pro - Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C), 15-inch MacBook Pro - Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C), 21.5-inch iMac - Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C), 27-inch iMac - Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C)
What’s in the Box
Apple USB-C VGA Multiport Adapter
Requires a VGA cable (sold separately) for connection to your TV or projector.
Answers from the community
Are the USB ports on the usb-c adapters USB 2.0, 3.0 or 3.1?
- Asked by Jeffrey R from Independence
- on Jan 18, 2016
It does say that it is a standard USB. And the photo shows a white port and not a blue one as normal It does say that it is a standard USB. And the photo shows a white port and not a blue one as normally associated with USB3.0. I would therefore assume that it's just a normal USB 2.0 port
- Answered by Chris P from Hereford
- on Jul 26, 2016
With this adapter, can you have the MacBook charging while at the same time outputting video to an external monitor?
- Asked by Derek T from Hong Kong
- on Mar 11, 2015
Presuming you are referring to the new 12in. MacBook, the answer is yes. You may use a, rather price Presuming you are referring to the new 12in. MacBook, the answer is yes. You may use a, rather pricey 79$ multi- adapter. Your options are: 1) USB-C Digital AV Multiport Adapter; and 2) USB-C VGA Multiport Adapter. The former gives you HDMI, USB, and charger. The latter, VGA, USB, and charger.
- Answered by Paolo A from Monroe
- on May 18, 2015
Does this work with the Apple USB SuperDrive ?
- Asked by Rene C from Montreal
- on Aug 22, 2015
Yes. It should work with any USB device, SuperDrive included.
- Answered by Devon L from Madison
- on Oct 15, 2015
With the release of the new Macbook Pro with 2-4 USB-C ports. Can you use two of these adapters for dual monitors?
- Asked by Steven J from Lenexa
- on Feb 28, 2017
Yes, I'm using two right now via VGA into either side of the new Macbook Pro providing me with two s Yes, I'm using two right now via VGA into either side of the new Macbook Pro providing me with two separate monitors (in addition to the laptop display).
- Answered by James N from Los altos
- on Mar 17, 2017