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document Cable Matters 201014 USB-C Multiport Adapter Troubleshooting
Symptom: The Multiport Adapter is not functioning properly on a Windows computer with Thunderbolt 3. Symptoms include no video, flickering video, and an unstable USB peripheral connection. Solution: Update BIOS, firmware and drivers from manufacturer website. For more details, refer...
27 Sep, 2017 Comments: 0
document Cable Matters 201046 USB-C to 4K DisplayPort Multiport Adapter with Power Delivery
This USB-C Multiport Adapter is one of the first products on the market to support the new USB Power Delivery 3.0 standard. USB PD 3.0 ensures backwards compatibility with USB PD 2.0 and provides additional benefits including the Fast-Role Swap Mechanism (allows users to unplug...
15 Sep, 2017 Comments: 0
document Cable Matters 107004 Thunderbolt 3 Docking Station for Windows & Mac Computers
System Requirements: While the Thunderbolt 3 Docking Station utilizes the reversible USB-C connector, it only supports Thunderbolt 3 enabled computers such as the 2016 Macbook Pro. It will not work with computers that are equipped with USB-C but not Thunderbolt 3 such as the Lenovo Yoga...
08 Sep, 2017 Comments: 0
document Cable Matters 201048 USB-C to 4K HDMI Multiport Adapter with Power Delivery
Symptom: The Multiport Adapter is not functioning properly on a Windows computer with Thunderbolt 3. Symptoms include no video, flickering video, and an unstable USB peripheral connection. Solution: Update BIOS, firmware and drivers from the manufacturer website. For more...
08 Sep, 2017 Comments: 0
document Cable Matters 107006 Thunderbolt 3 to Dual DisplayPort Adapter for Windows & Mac Computers
System Requirements: While the Thunderbolt 3 to Dual DisplayPort Adapter utilizes the reversible USB-C connector, it only supports Thunderbolt 3 enabled computers such as the 2016 and 2017 MacBook Pro. It will not work with computers that are equipped with USB-C but not Thunderbolt 3...
29 Jun, 2017 Comments: 0
document USB 3.0 SATA Hard Drive Docking Station - Supports 6TB Hard Drives
Cable Matters® SuperSpeed USB 3.0 to SATA Hard Drive Docking Station (SKU: 202019) Product Specifications Hard Disk Drive Support: SATA I (1.5 Gbps), II (3 Gbps), III (6 Gbps) Hard Drives                            ...
rating 15 Jun, 2017 Comments: 0
document Cable Matters 201024 USB-C Docking Station Troubleshoot
Symptom: The Docking Station is not functioning properly on a Windows computer with Thunderbolt 3. Symptoms include no video, flickering video, or an unstable USB peripheral connection. Solution: Update BIOS, firmware and drivers from the manufacturer website. For more details,...
06 Jun, 2017 Comments: 0
document Thunderbolt™ 3 Firmware and Driver Updates for HP Computers
Windows Thunderbolt™ 3 equipped computers may require update of the System BIOS, Thunderbolt™ Firmware, and Thunderbolt™ driver for your cable or adapter to function properly. This article is for HP computers with Thunderbolt 3. The 2016 HP Zbook laptops with Thunderbolt port, as an...
04 Apr, 2017 Comments: 0
document Thunderbolt™ 3 Firmware and Driver Updates for Asus Computers
Windows Thunderbolt™ 3 equipped computers may require update of the System BIOS, Thunderbolt™ Firmware, and Thunderbolt™ driver for your cable or adapter to function properly. This article is for Asus computers with Thunderbolt 3. The ASUS ROG G752VY Gaming Laptop with Thunderbolt 3...
04 Apr, 2017 Comments: 0
document Thunderbolt™ 3 Firmware and Driver Updates for Dell Computers
Windows Thunderbolt™ 3 equipped computers may require update of the System BIOS, Thunderbolt™ Firmware, and Thunderbolt™ driver for your cable or adapter to function properly. This article is for Dell computers with Thunderbolt 3. The 2016 Dell XPS laptops with Thunderbolt port, as...
28 Mar, 2017 Comments: 0
document Thunderbolt™ 3 Firmware and Driver Updates for Lenovo Computers
Windows Thunderbolt™ 3 equipped computers may require update of the System BIOS, Thunderbolt™ Firmware, and Thunderbolt™ driver for your cable or adapter to function properly. Look for your computer manufacturer below. This article is for Lenovo computers with Thunderbolt 3. The Yoga 370...
28 Mar, 2017 Comments: 0
document Can't Connect to Network When Using Ethernet Adapter with a Mac
The most common issue we hear about when using our USB to Ethernet adapters with a Mac is an inability to connect to the network. If the USB port is functioning properly and the ethernet cable used is not defective, are two common causes that could be to blame.  Drivers Are Not...
rating 22 Mar, 2017 Comments: 0
document Which port do I have on my device?
With so many connections available on a wide range of devices, it can be confusing to determine the ports or connections your device has. It can also be very frustrating to purchase a cable or adapter only to find out it is not compatible once you receive it. We wanted to go a step beyond the...
rating 22 Mar, 2017
document A Brief Look At: USB Type-C™
A Brief Look At: USB Type-C™ What is it? Type-C™ is the new USB plug and port connection developed by the USB Implementers’ Forum (USB-IF) which is the governing body for USB technology. It seeks to replace the standard USB (Type-A) found on most computing devices with a...
22 Mar, 2017 Comments: 0
document Windows 10 Anniversary Update effects on DisplayLink Adapters
Windows 10 Anniversary Update Effects on DisplayLink Adapters Cable Matters adapters supported by DisplayLink software are now even easier to use and install for Windows 10 users.  With the Windows 10 Anniversary Update our DisplayLink adapters use the new native DisplayLink USB graphics...
rating 21 Oct, 2016 Comments: 0
document SuperSpeed USB 3.0/2.0 to HDMI/DVI Adapter
Cable Matters® SuperSpeed USB 3.0/2.0 to HDMI/DVI Adapter for Windows and Mac up to 2560x1440/1920x1200 in Black/White (SKU: 103046) Product Specifications Important Notes - SEPARATE CABLE REQUIRED – An HDMI or DVI cable is not included - NOT BI-DIRECTIONAL - Adapter...
rating 14 Jun, 2016 Comments: 0
document Easy Transfer Cable for Windows 10/8.1/8/7/XP/Vista
Cable Matters® Easy Transfer Cable for Windows 10/8.1/8/7/XP/Vista (SKU: 202036-BLK) Product Specifications Easy Transfer Cable Connectors 2 x USB Type A - Male OS Support USB Host Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, and 10 LED Indicators Green Cable Length 6 Feet ...
rating 13 Jun, 2016 Comments: 0
document Using Your iMac as a 2nd Display
Target Display Mode is a feature supported by select iMac desktops that enables an iMac to be used as an additional display for another Mac. The beauty of Target Display Mode is that it allows you to leverage your existing Mac devices to...
rating 12 May, 2016 Comments: 0
document Microsoft Surface Dock Compatiblity with Mini DisplayPort Products
With the launch of the Microsoft Surface dock there has been confusion as to the compatibility of 3rd party Mini DisplayPort products with the device. Microsoft even created a support article on the subject, where they recommend Cable Matters products  The Surface Dock experiences video...
rating 04 May, 2016
document Which product do I need to connect my Micro-USB equipped smartphone or tablet to my TV?
If you have a smartphone or tablet equipped with a Micro USB port you may wish to content from your phone with your TV. Fortunately, there are a number of devices that support outputting content via the micro USB port on your smartphone to your TV.  Before you decide to...
rating 04 May, 2016 Comments: 0
document Micro-USB to HDMI® 2.0 (11-pin) Adapter with 6 ft. Charging Cable for Samsung S3/S4/Note2/Note3/Note8.0
Micro-USB to HDMI® 2.0 (11-pin) adapter with 6 ft. Charging Cable for Samsung Galaxy S3/S4/S5/Note 2/Note 3/Note 8.0/Note 10.1 (SKU:602012) PRODUCT OVERVIEW Cable Matters® Micro-USB to HDMI 2.0 adapter allows you to view videos, games, photos and other...
rating 26 Apr, 2016 Comments: 0
document Micro-USB to HDMI® Adapter for Samsung Galaxy S3/S4, Note 2/Note 3
Micro-USB to HDMI® adapter for Samsung Galaxy S3/S4, Note 2/Note 3 PRODUCT OVERVIEW Cable Matters® Micro-USB to HDMI adapter allows you to view videos, games, photos and other media from your Samsung smartphones directly to an HDTV at 1080p resolution and 7.1 channel...
rating 26 Apr, 2016 Comments: 0
document Micro USB SlimPort (MyDP) to HDMI Adapter with 6 Feet USB Charging Cable
Micro USB SlimPort (MyDP) to HDMI Adapter with 6 Feet USB Charging Cable (SKU: 603001) SlimPort®, also known as Mobility DisplayPort (MyDP), uses a single cable to deliver uncompressed HD audio and video using the Micro USB connector on SlimPort enabled devices (such as smartphones,...
rating 21 Apr, 2016 Comments: 0
document USB 2.0 to 10/100 Fast Ethernet Network Adapter
Cable Matters® USB 2.0 to 10/100 Fast Ethernet Network Adapter (SKU: 202023)   Product Specifications External Connections - Computer Connector: USB 2.0 4 Pin Type A- Male - RJ45 8P/8C- Female Transmission Characteristics - Network Compatibility: IEEE 802.3, 802.3u...
rating 18 Apr, 2016 Comments: 0
document Comparing Network Cable: Cat5e, Cat6, and Cat6a Briefly Explained
As the capabilities of our connected devices improves, the cabling used needs to meet our present needs while being mindful of the demands of future devices. Network cable installed throughout an office, home or other structure is typically thought to be semi-permanent because in many cases it is...
rating 15 Feb, 2016 Comments: 0


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