Kanex USB Type-C to VGA Adapter with Power Delivery

Kanex USB Type-C to VGA Adapter with Power Delivery

Kanex USB Type-C to VGA Adapter with Power Delivery

B&H # KAK1811278 MFR # K181-1278

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Product Highlights

  • Compatible with USB Type-C Systems
  • Compatible with Thunderbolt 3 Systems
  • Integrated USB Type-C Input Cable (Male)
  • 1 x USB Type-C Charging Output (20V/3A)
  • 1 x USB 3.0 Type-A Output (5V/1.5A)
  • 1 x VGA Port (Female)
  • Supports Resolutions up to 1920 x 1200
  • Aluminum Housing
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Kanex K181-1278 overview

  • 1Description

Add a VGA and USB 3.0 Type-A port to your USB Type-C or Thunderbolt 3 system, and also take advantage of up to 60W of pass-through charging via Power Delivery with the USB Type-C to VGA Adapter from Kanex. This adapter connects to your host system using its integrated USB Type-C cable and features one USB Type-C port, one USB 3.0 Type-A port, and one VGA port. The USB Type-C port supports pass-through charging up to 60W (20V / 3A), while the USB 3.0 Type-A port allows you to connect peripherals such as hard drives, printers, flash drives, smartphones, and more. The USB 3.0 Type-A port also supports 5V / 1.5A of power for charging devices with lower power requirements. Lastly, a VGA port supports resolutions of up to 1920 x 1200 @ 60 Hz.

General Features

Expand & Power Your MacBook
Power delivery pass-thru charging allows your MacBook to charge while connected to the hub, so you don't have to worry about losing power while you're working. The VGA port supports resolutions up to 1920 x 1200 and connects to your monitor.
Rapid Transfers
The USB 3.0 Type-A port is compatible with practically all your current devices. Just plug them in and start working. With data transfer speeds of up to 5 Gb/s, your hard drives will operate efficiently. This port is backwards compatible with 480 Mb/s USB 2.0.
Premium Portable Design
Lightweight and compact, this adapter was designed to go where you do. The brushed aluminum housing is not only durable, but looks good with your Apple devices.


MacBook Pro (13", Late 2016)
MacBook Pro (15", Late 2016)
MacBook (Retina, 12")
HP Spectre
Dell XPS 13
Google Chromebook Pixel
Computers with USB Type-C
Computers with Thunderbolt 3
UPC: 815387022152
In the Box
Kanex USB Type-C to VGA Adapter with Power Delivery
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
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    Kanex K181-1278 specs

    Display 1 x VGA (Female)
    USB 1 x USB (Unspecified Type) Type-C (60 W)
    1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A (1.5 A)
    Host Connections
    System Connection 1 x USB (Unspecified Type) Type-C Male
    Power Source Bus Powered
    Power Port USB Type-C (Output)
    Maximum Supported Resolution 1900 x 1200
    LED Indicator None
    Enclosure Material Aluminum
    Dimensions 2.6 x 1.85 x 0.59" / 6.6 x 4.7 x 1.5 cm
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 0.215 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 6.15 x 4.05 x 1.1"

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