Connect virtually all your USB devices to a Type-C enabled system with the silver USB-C Male to Type-A Female Charge & Sync Adapter from IOGEAR. This adapter converts your system's Type-C port into a Type-A port so you can connect your devices using any USB cable with a Type-A male connector. You can use this cable to connect with USB printers, smartphones, flash drives, and more. It offers a reliable way to charge your USB devices as well as transmit data at rates up to 5 Gb/s. IOGEAR has designed it with a braided nylon-fiber sleeve and anodized aluminum connectors. Utilizing USB 3.0 technologies, it's also backwards compatible with USB 2.0. Furthermore, its total length is 6.25" (15.88cm) long, including the 4" (10cm) cable and USB connectors.