USB3.1 (also called Gen.2) brings many improvements to the previous standard USB3.0 (Gen.1). The most noticeable is the new Type-C connector which is much smaller than the previous standard connectors it is also reversible.
The new Type-C Alternative Mode allows the USB cable to carry different types of signal including but not limited to native DisplayPort capable of 4k resolution video.
USB Power Delivery v2.0
The Type C supports up to 20V / 5A of power. The new improved power delivery allows you to charge not only small mobiles devices such as mobile phones and tablets but also laptops.
The new USB Type-C connector is smaller than most of the previous USB connectors. (Micro B is the exception.) It is also symmetrical this allows you to plug the connector in either way up.
26+30AWG OD5.5 Type C Reversible connector Male to male connectors Data Transfer Rate: 10Gbps Charging Output: 20v 5A Length: 1 Metre Black
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