Find out which cable is which with the Central Computers handy visual cable guide

Cable Guide: Which Cable do I need?

Here's a handy visual guide for if you're having trouble figuring out which cable goes to which port. We'll be updating this as we go to add more ports and cables, but these are some of the most common ones.

Cable Type Front View Top View Port

USB-A (also known as USB2.0, USB 3.0)

USB-A Cable Front USB-A cable side USB-A Port

micro-USB

micro-USB Cable end front microUSB cable side view microUSB port

USB Type-C

Same shape as Thunderbolt 3

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