Home  > PC Parts  > PC Accessories  > USB Hubs > Startech External Thunderbolt 3 to USB Controller

Startech External Thunderbolt 3 to USB Controller

Startech External Thunderbolt 3 to USB Controller
  • Startech External Thunderbolt 3 to USB Controller
  • Startech External Thunderbolt 3 to USB Controller
or 4x fortnightly payments of $330 with ZipPay
Learn more
- +
Want to be notified when this item is available for order?

Please enter a valid email address

By clicking Let me know, you agree to our Terms & Conditions and to receive email updates and exclusive promotions, which you may unsubscribe from any time.

WishAdd to Wishlist

Buy Now, Pay Later:  
Buy now with PayPal  
   Free Click & Collect   Question Mark

Your store is set to:

Loading... Contact Store

   Same Day Dispatch   Question Mark

Order within 2hrs and 42mins

Question Mark

Bell  Stock Levels May Vary

Make sure to have the correct store selected. Stock levels are different at every store!
We don't do walk-ins, please make sure to order online for Click & Collect.


  • Product Name:
    Startech External Thunderbolt 3 to USB Controller
  • Model Number:
  • Brand:
  • Manufacturer Warranty:
    2 Year
  • Description




    2 - Connector Type(s)

    Thunderbolt™ 3 USB-C (24-pin) (40Gbps)

    USB Type-A (9 pin) USB 3.0 (5 Gbps)

    1 - Connector Type(s)

    USB 3.1 USB Type-A (9 pin, Gen 2, 10 Gbps)

    USB Type-C (24 pin) USB 3.1 (10Gbps)


    Operating Temperature

    0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)

    Storage Temperature

    -20°C to 70°C (-4°F to 158°F)


    90% RH


    USB-C Device Port(s)


    USB-C Host Connection


    Fast-Charge Port(s)




    Bus Type

    Thunderbolt 3

    USB 3.1 Gen 2

    USB 3.1 Gen 1

    Industry Standards

    Thunderbolt 3
      USB Battery Charging Specification Rev. 1.2
      Universal Serial Bus 3.1 Specifications Revision 1.0
      Universal Serial Bus Specification Revision 2.0
      Extensible Host Controller Interface Specification revision 1.1
      USB Attached SCSI Protocol Revision 1.0

    Chipset ID

    Intel - Alpine Ridge JHL6540
      ASMedia - ASM1042A
      ASMedia - ASM1142

    Packaging   Information

    Shipping (Package) Weight

    3.4 lb [1.6 kg]

    Package Length

    11.2 in [28.5 cm]

    Package Width

    7.3 in [18.5 cm]

    Package Height

    4.6 in [11.6 cm]


    Maximum Data Transfer Rate

    Aggregate Bandwidth 20Gbit/s

    Maximum Digital Resolutions

    3840 x 2160 (4K) 60Hz

    UASP Support


    Type and Rate

    USB 3.1 Gen 2 - 10 Gbit/s

    USB 3.1 Gen 1 - 5 Gbit/s


    1,936,146 hours

    Physical   Characteristics

    Form Factor



    Silver & Black



    Cable Length

    19.7 in [50 cm]

    Product Length

    5.8 in [14.8 cm]

    Product Width

    2.9 in [74 mm]

    Product Height

    0.9 in [23.5 mm]

    Weight of Product

    7.1 oz [200 g]


    Power Source

    AC Adapter Included

    Power Delivery


    Input Voltage

    100 - 240 AC

    Input Current

    1.8 A

    Output Voltage

    20V DC

    Output Current

    3.25 A

    Centre Tip Polarity


    Plug Type


    Power Consumption (In Watts)


    OS Compatibility

    Windows® 7, 8, 8.1, 10
      macOS 10.12 - 10.15, 11.0

    System and Cable Requirements

    Thunderbolt 3 equipped computer with a Thunderbolt 3 port.

    Your laptop's Thunderbolt 3 port must support USB Power Delivery 2.0   in order to power and charge your laptop.


    When connecting a display to the Thunderbolt 3 USB-C port, a USB-C   video adapter might be required depending on the input of your display.

    Secondary Thunderbolt 3 port can also be used to connect USB 3.1   (10Gbps) USB-Type C devices, such as USB 3.1 Storage Enclosure or Hubs.   Backwards compatible with USB 3.1 Gen 1 (USB 3.0), and USB 2.0.

    USB 3.1 Gen 1 is also known as USB 3.0; this connectivity standard   offers speeds up to 5Gbps. USB 3.1 Gen 2 offers speeds up to 10Gbps.