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document A Brief Look At: USB Type-C™
A Brief Look At: USB Type-C™ What is it? USB 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 USB Type-A and USB Type-B found on most computing devices with a...
09 Sep, 2019
document Host USB-C Port Capability: Power, Data, and Video
Not all USB-C ports support all the features of USB-C. Some USB-C ports are designed for charging only while some  have the capability to transfer data or video. Refer to the article below for the list by manufacturer of computers and smartphones that support video over USB-C: ...
19 Feb, 2019
document List of Devices Supporting Video & Power over USB-C
Not all USB-C ports support all features of USB-C. Some computers and smartphones support data only for flash drives while some others support video out and power as well. Here is the list by manufacturer of computers and smartphones that support full feature USB-C: Dell Dell XPS 12...
31 Aug, 2018
document Dell Systems Thunderbolt 3 Data Transfer Rate
Dell released an article about the Thunderbolt 3 design in Dell systems. If you are experiencing issues including reduced data transfer rates instead of the maximum 40gbps or a single external display instead of dual video display, the reason might be the Thunderbolt 3 port on your computer is...
18 Apr, 2018
document Macbook / Macbook Pro: Maximum External Displays Supported
Apple introduced USB-C / Thunderbolt 3 to its MacBook and MacBook Pro models in late 2016. This new IO interface enables power, video, and data to all flow through one connection. However in terms of video, not all models have the same video capability over USB-C. The 12" MacBook only has...
18 Apr, 2018
document Intel Graphics Driver Update for USB-C & Thunderbolt 3 equipped Computers.
Windows USB-C & Thunderbolt™ 3 equipped computers may require an update of the Intel Graphics Driver for your adapter, cable, or docking station to function properly. Download from the manufacturer website Some manufacturers such as Dell only validate drivers from their own websites....
18 Dec, 2017
document Reset Graphics Setting in Windows
This article is for Cable Matters model number 201024 / 201053 / 201054 / 201055 / 201056 to solve video related issues including black screen, distorted screen, or wrong resolution when streaming video through USB-C / Thunderbolt 3 port. Some of the issues can be solved by resetting the graphics...
18 Feb, 2019
document Software Updates for Windows Computers with USB-C & Thunderbolt 3
Windows computers with USB-C or Thunderbolt 3 may require an update of the System BIOS, Thunderbolt™ Firmware, Thunderbolt™ driver, and Intel Graphics driver from the computer manufacturer to achieve the best performance with USB-C or Thunderbolt 3 accessories. The software required...
07 Oct, 2018
document Thunderbolt™ 3 Firmware and Driver Updates for Acer Computers
Windows Thunderbolt™ 3 equipped computers may require update of the System BIOS, Thunderbolt™ Firmware, Thunderbolt™ driver, and Intel Graphics driver for your cable or adapter to function properly. This article is for Acer computers with Thunderbolt 3. The Predator PT715-51 laptop with...
09 Sep, 2019
document Thunderbolt™ 3 Firmware and Driver Updates for Gigabyte Computers
Windows Thunderbolt™ 3 equipped computers may require update of the System BIOS, Thunderbolt™ Firmware,  Thunderbolt™ driver, and Intel Graphics driver for your cable or adapter to function properly. This article is for MSI computers with Thunderbolt 3. The Gigabyte AERO 15X Laptop...
09 Sep, 2019
document Thunderbolt™ 3 Firmware and Driver Updates for Razer Computers
Windows Thunderbolt™ 3 equipped computers may require update of the System BIOS, Thunderbolt™ Firmware, Thunderbolt™ driver, and Intel Graphics driver for your cable or adapter to function properly. This article is for Razer computers with Thunderbolt 3. The Razer Blade Stealth 13”...
09 Sep, 2019
document Thunderbolt™ 3 Firmware and Driver Updates for MSI Computers
Windows Thunderbolt™ 3 equipped computers may require update of the System BIOS, Thunderbolt™ Firmware,  Thunderbolt™ driver, and Intel Graphics driver for your cable or adapter to function properly. This article is for MSI computers with Thunderbolt 3. The MSI GS63 Stealth Laptop...
09 Sep, 2019
document Thunderbolt™ 3 Firmware and Driver Updates for Asus Computers
Windows Thunderbolt™ 3 equipped computers may require update of the System BIOS, Thunderbolt™ Firmware, Thunderbolt™ driver, and Intel Graphics driver for your cable or adapter to function properly. This article is for Asus computers with Thunderbolt 3. The ASUS ZenBook Pro UX501VW...
09 Sep, 2019
document Thunderbolt™ 3 Firmware and Driver Updates for Lenovo Computers
Windows Thunderbolt™ 3 equipped computers may require update of the System BIOS, Thunderbolt™ Firmware, Thunderbolt™ driver, and Intel Graphics driver for your cable or adapter to function properly.  This article is for Lenovo computers with Thunderbolt 3. The ThinkPad T470 laptop...
09 Sep, 2019
document Thunderbolt™ 3 Firmware and Driver Updates for HP Computers
Windows Thunderbolt™ 3 equipped computers may require update of the System BIOS, Thunderbolt™ Firmware, Thunderbolt™ driver, and Intel Graphics driver for your cable or adapter to function properly. This article is for HP computers with Thunderbolt 3. The HP Zbook laptops with...
09 Sep, 2019
document Thunderbolt™ 3 Firmware and Driver Updates for Dell Computers
Windows Thunderbolt™ 3 equipped computers may require update of the System BIOS, Thunderbolt™ Firmware,  Thunderbolt™ driver, and Intel Graphics driver for your cable or adapter to function properly. This article is for Dell computers with Thunderbolt 3. The 2017 Dell XPS laptops...
09 Sep, 2019
document Firmware and Driver Updates for Microsoft Surface Devices
Windows computers may require update of the drivers and firmware for your USB-C cable, adapter, and docking station to function properly. This article is for Microsoft Surface devices. 1. Go to Microsoft suport page Surface Devices Download Center 2. Click the download...
09 Sep, 2019


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