USB-C to USB Adapter
The USB-C to USB Adapter lets you connect iOS devices and many of your standard USB accessories to a USB-C– or Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C)–enabled Mac.
Plug the USB-C end of the adapter into a USB-C or Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) port on your Mac, and then connect your flash drive, camera or other standard USB device. You can also connect a Lightning to USB cable to sync and charge your iPhone, iPad or iPod.
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); iMac Pro
What’s in the Box
Apple USB-C to USB Adapter
- MacBook (Retina, 12-inch, Early 2015 - 2017)
- MacBook Air (Retina, 13-inch, 2018 and later)
- MacBook Pro (13-inch, 2016 and later)
- MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2016 - 2019)
- MacBook Pro (16-inch, 2019)
- iMac (Retina 4K, 21.5-inch, 2019)
- iMac (Retina 4K, 21.5-inch, 2017)
- iMac (Retina 5K, 27-inch, 2019)
- iMac (Retina 5K, 27-inch, 2017)
- iMac Pro (2017 and later)
- Mac Pro (2019)
- Mac mini (2018)
Answers from the community
Can I upload pictures from a USB to my iPhone using this cable?
- Asked by Katie S from Country Club
- on 26 Sep 2019
No you cannot, none of the iPhone models have a USB-C port. This adapter is only compatible with USB No you cannot, none of the iPhone models have a USB-C port. This adapter is only compatible with USB-C devices, such as the iPad Pro (3rd Gen) or newer Macs.
- Answered by John B from Langley
- on 10 Dec 2019
Can i use in my iphone xr & connect pen drive to it
- Asked by Pratik A from Siliguri
- on 8 Jan 2020
Can I connect an external hard drive to a 12.9" iPad Pro (3rd gen) using this?
- Asked by Jaser K from Halifax
- on 21 Dec 2019
can you connect & will it work, an SD Camera Card Adapter
- Asked by ERICK K from LONG BEACH
- on 17 Apr 2015
Is this USB-C to USB 3.0 or USB-C to USB 2.0?
- Asked by Sam D from Croydon
- on 4 Nov 2015
It's USB C to USB 3.1 Gen 2.
There is no SS or blue pin indicator, but this is indeed USB c to U It's USB C to USB 3.1 Gen 2.
There is no SS or blue pin indicator, but this is indeed USB c to USB 3.1 Gen 2. I tested it with drives that got read/write of 950MBs/950MBs which is in the gen 2 range of up to 1250MBs.
- Answered by Yair L from Los Angeles
- on 23 Oct 2019