Amphenol Commercial Waterproof USB Type-C™ Connectors

Amphenol Commercial Waterproof USB Type-C™ Connectors provide a next-generation interface and support protocols such as USB 2.0, USB 3.1 Gen 1, and Gen 2 to meet 10Gb/s SuperSpeed communication. The series is tailored for emerging product designs that support high-speed transmission, audio, and video signal output with an alternate mode. Amphenol Commercial Waterproof USB Type-C Connectors use an excellent copper alloy material for terminal design. The usability of the USB 3.1 Type-C connector is enhanced by its low profile and reversible product design. Applications include industrial and instrumentation, communications, data, consumers, medical, and automotive.


  • Tailored for emerging product designs
  • Reversible plug and cable orientation
  • Smaller connector size saves space
  • Supports high-speed transmission up to 10Gb/s
  • Meets USB 3.1 Gen 1 and Gen 2 specifications
  • Backward compatible with USB 2.0
  • 24-pin assignment for various protocol requirements
  • Copper alloy material for terminals offers extended 5A current rating for USB power delivery
  • Supports audio and video signal output with an alternate mode
  • Up to 10,000 mating cycles for enhanced durability
  • O-ring technology (LIM) for waterproof performance meets IPX2 to IPX8 ratings
  • RoHS compliant and halogen free


  • 100mΩ (minimum) initial insulation resistance
  • 100VAC dielectric withstanding voltage
  • Mechanical performance
    • 5N to 20N insertion force
    • 8N to 20N extraction force
  • Materials
    • High-temperature polymer, UL 94V-0 black housing
    • Copper alloy contact
    • Stainless steel shell


  • Automotive
    • Chargers
    • Car media
    • Players/hubs
  • Consumers
    • Connector hubs
    • Flash disks
    • Mobile phones/tablets
    • VR cameras
  • Data
    • Hard disk drives
    • Solid state drives
  • Industrial and instrumentation
    • Industrial computers
    • Point-of-sale (POS) systems
  • Medical


Published: 2019-01-04 | Updated: 2023-04-26