USB 3.1 Gen-I supports maximum signaling rate of 5.0 Gbit/s - also called SuperSpeed. USB 3.1 Gen-II supports maximum signaling rate of 10 Gbit/s called SuperSpeed+. The Type-C Specification defines a new small reversible-plug connector for USB devices.
TI Designs developed for this space provide solutions for multiple Type-C port implementations in notebooks/desktops/AIOs and automotive infotainment. Designs offered in this space balance the need for low system cost with performance objectives like high efficiency, good line/load regulation and thermal management. Options are available to enable Fast Charger input, Fast Discharging and Automatic Attach/Detach Detection. Single and multiple port designs available.