Now you can easily connect to a Gigabit network through the USB-C™ port on your laptop or desktop computer. This Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) network adapter provides a reliable network connection without even having to install drivers. It’s ready to go, with native driver support to ensure a quick setup.
Powerful Gigabit network connections
The USB Type-C™ network adapter supports full Gigabit bandwidth by harnessing the performance of USB 3.1 Gen 1 (5 Gbps). You can access very large files over the network at Gigabit speeds.
Native driver support makes installation easy
Get up and running quickly. Simply plug the adapter into the USB-C port on your laptop and connect to your network. The network adapter chipset provides native driver support in Chrome OS™, Mac OS 10.10, Windows® 8.1.
Trouble-free connections through USB-C
The USB Type-C connector is smaller and easier to use than previous USB connectors. It’s a reversible plug so you can connect to your devices with either side facing up. You can insert the cable the right way every time - without frustration or the risk of port damage.
Compact and lightweight for perfect portability
Compact and portable, this USB Gigabit network adapter is the ideal desktop network adapter or laptop accessory. It’s powered directly from the USB port making it easy to connect when you’re on the go. Plus, its lightweight design makes the adapter the perfect travel accessory for your Chromebook Pixel™ or MacBook.
The US1GC30W features a white design that looks great with your Apple Mac and is backed by a StarTech 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.
Interface USB 3.1
Chipset Realtek RTL8153
Supported data transfer rates 10/100/1000
Ports & interfaces
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports 1
Operating temperature (T-T) 0 - 70 °C
Operating relative humidity (H-H) 5 - 90%
Storage temperature (T-T) -10 - 80 °C
USB powered Yes
Weight & dimensions
Dimensions (WxDxH) 25 x 210 x 15 mm
Package dimensions (WxDxH) 170 x 142 x 30 mm
Certification CE, FCC, RoHS
USB connector type USB C
Networking standards IEEE 802.1Q, IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3ab, IEEE 802.3u
Data transfer rate 5 Gbit/s
Compatible operating systems - Windows 8.1 (32/64bit), 8 (32/64), 7 (32/64), Vista(32/64), XP(32/64)
- Windows Server 2012, 2008 R2, 2003(32/64)
- Mac OS 10.6 - 10.10
- Linux Kernel 2.6.25 - 3.17.0