Microsoft Surface owners patiently waiting for the arrival of the previously unveiled Microsoft Surface USB-C dongle will be pleased to know that it will be available to purchase priced at $80 from June 29th, 2018 onwards. Supporting the new Surface Pro and Surface Laptop devices, and provide USB-C support for accessories.
The currently available range of Surface Pro and Surface Laptop systems do not currently support USB-C, and only the Surface Book 2 is equipped with a USB-C connector. Microsoft unveiled the new USB-C dongle over 12 months ago which is approximately the size of a standard Surface charger, measuring 82mm x 40mm x 20mm, with an overall length including Surface Connect Cable of 284mm. With an external power source offering a minimum power output of 27W and 12V.
Microsoft explains more, “add our Surface Connect to USB-C Adapter to the newest Surface Pro to attach to USB-C docking solutions with expanded connectivity to external displays, power, and more”. Supported operating systems require Windows 10 version 1703 and above. Supported devices include the Surface Pro (models 1796 and 1807) and Surface Laptop (Model 1769). For more information and to purchase jump over to the official Microsoft online store by following the link below.
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