Heres an easy way to connect a wider range of peripherals to your laptop. This 4-port USB 3.0 hub turns your laptops USB-A port into three USB-A ports (5Gbps), and one USB-C port. The hub is USB powered, so you can connect devices virtually anywhere you work or go.
Now, you can use your laptops traditional USB Type-A port to expand your connectivity, and connect your newer USB Type-C devices to your laptop.
Expand your USB connectivity
This USB 3.0 hub lets you expand your USB connection options using the USB-A port on your computer. (USB 3.0 is also known as USB 3.1 Gen 1.) It offers three USB-A ports and one USB-C port, so you can connect traditional USB devices now, while still being able to connect USB Type-C devices in the future.
Its the ideal way to connect your new USB-C equipped device to your laptops traditional USB-A port.
Add USB ports to your laptop, anywhere you go
With a compact and lightweight design, the USB-powered hub is tailored for mobility. It easily tucks into your carrying case and expands your connectivity when traveling.
This versatile USB hub takes up minimal space on a desk, so you can use it in hot-desk or BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) environments.
Save time and money
The 4-port USB 3.0 hub can help if you need a way to connect your newer USB-C peripherals to your existing laptop. Now you can access your USB-C device while avoiding the cost of purchasing a newer laptop that features a USB Type-C port.
The bus-powered hub installs quickly with no additional drivers or software required, and its compatible with virtually all operating systems.
The HB30A3A1CFB is backed by a 2-year StarTech.com warranty and free lifetime technical support.
Genesys Logic - GL3522
USB 3.0 - Backward compatible with USB 2.0 and 1.1
USB-C Device Port(s)
USB-C Host Connection
Maximum Data Transfer Rate
Type and Rate
USB 3.0 - 5 Gbit/s
3 - USB Type-A (9 pin) USB 3.0 Female
1 - USB Type-C (24 pin) USB 3.0 Female
1 - USB Type-A (9 pin) USB 3.0 Male
OS Independent No additional drivers or software required
All ports support USB based video adapters including the USB-C port. This hub does not support DP Alt Mode (DisplayPortTM
Alt Mode) - non-USB based native video support over the USB Type-C port.
The hub does not support DP Alt Mode or USB Power Delivery.
System and Cable Requirements
Available USB Type-A port - USB 3.0 (5Gbps)
0%-90% RH (Non-condensing)
C to 60o
F to 140o
C to 60o
F to 140o
2.8 in /70 mm
Included in Package
1 - 4-port USB 3.0 hub
Item Dimension (L inchxW inchxH inch)
7 x 6 x 2 Weight
1.00 lbWarranty Information