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SCOSCHE® Breaks into USB Type-C™/USB-C™ Market with Fast, Powerful and Versatile Solutions at CES 2016

6 Jan 2016


Experience SCOSCHE’s line of new USB Type-C/ USB-C products at CES 2016, North Hall, booth #4306

LAS VEGAS – (Jan. 6, 2016) – SCOSCHE Industries, innovators of award-winning consumer tech and car audio products and accessories, has entered the USB Type-C/USB-C market with the creation of an array of charge & sync cables and adapters designed for the emerging Type-C device market.  These new cables and adapters provide advanced connectivity functionality for devices that span the mobile communications and computing spectrums.  Since the Type-C/USB-C connector is reversible, it can be inserted either way up in compatible devices for maximum user convenience. With SCOSCHE’s Type-C/USB-C solutions, users get power delivery and blazing data transfer speeds along with typical charge & sync capabilities.

SCOSCHE’s new Type-C/USB-C solutions are compatible with new laptops, smartphones and tablets with Type-C ports, including Apple’s new 12” MacBook, Google Chromebook Pixel, HP Pro Tablet 608, Microsoft Lumia 950 and 950 XL and OnePlus2 to name a few.

strikeLINE™ USB-C™ to USB-A Charge & Sync Cable Adapter

The strikeLINE USB-C to USB-A Charge & Sync Cable Adapter (Part #: CAF3G1D and CAF3G1DWT)  connects USB-C enabled devices with standard USB-A devices, such as laptops, hard drives and mobile devices, providing consumers the convenience of using their existing USB peripherals, without having to upgrade traditional, fully functioning peripherals. The adapter features USB 3.1 data transfer capabilities, allowing users to transfer video, pictures and more at speeds of up to 5Gbps. It also delivers up to 100 watts of power to the host device, without the need for an additional power cable connected to a wall. The 6 inch strikeLINE USB-C to USB-A Charge and Sync Cable Adapter will be available in black or white.

  strikePORT™ USB-C™ Digital AV Multiport Adapter (CMPA) and Pro Adapter (CMPA4K)

The strikePORT USB-C Digital AV Multiport Adapters (Part #: CMPA and CMPA4K) are Type-C digital AV multiport adapters that connects MacBook’s with a Type-C port to an HDMI display, while simultaneously connecting to a Type-C charging cable. The adapter allows you to mirror your Macbook display to your HDMI-enabled TV or display in up to 1080p (CMPA) or 4K HD (CMPA4K) quality at USB 3.1 Superspeed data transfer rates up to 10 Gbps. The adapters also output video content like movies and captured videos. The USB-C Hub can also be utilized to charge the new MacBook and connect additional devices, such as flash drives, cameras or USB cables to charge and sync smartphones or tablets.

strikeLINE™ USB-C™ Charge & Sync Cable

The strikeLINE USB-C Charge & Sync Cable (Part #: CA23, CA26, CA23WT and CA26WT) allows users to charge, connect and sync USB-C devices with standard USB-A devices. The reversible USB-C connector provides a perfect fit, and is capable of transferring files, photos and other data plus can be used for charging. The cable comes in 3 ft. and 6 ft. length options in black or white and allows for USB 2.0 data transfer rates.

SCOSCHE will also offer a USB 3.1 strikeLINE USB-C Charge & Sync Cable alternative (Part #: CA3G13, CA3G13WT) with capabilities of transferring data at speeds up to 5Gbps. Data transfer times at that speed translate to 70 seconds for a 25GB of HD movie, 12 seconds for 4GB of photos and 22 seconds for 8GB of songs. This option will be available in 3 ft. cable length.

strikeLINE™ USB-C™ USB-C to Micro USB Charge & Sync Cable (Part #: CM23 and CM23WT)

The strikeLINE™ USB-C™ USB-C to Micro USB Charge & Sync Cable (Part #: CM23 and CM23WT) connects USB-C enabled devices with micro USB devices. It’s designed with SCOSCHE’s EZTIP™ Reversible Micro USB connector on one end that allows users to connect their Micro USB port devices like Android-operating smartphones and tablets, digital cameras and more by inserting the connector either way up, without worrying about damaging the device. The cable comes initially in 3 ft. length options in black or white and allows for USB 2.0 data transfer rates

strikeLINE™ USB-C™ Charge, Sync and Power Cable (CC23, CC23WT)

The strikeLINE™ USB-C™ Charge, Sync and Power Cable (Part #: CC23 and CC23WT) for USB-C Devices is an all-in-one Charge/Sync/Power powerhouse that delivers data and up to 60 watts of power. The cable is designed to connect to multiple Type-C devices, making it the only cable users need to charge devices or transfer data. It features a Type -C/USB-C connector on both ends so you can plug it in either side up.  This cable allows for USB 2.0 data transfer rates. The cable comes initially in 3 ft. length in black or white.

SCOSCHE will also offer a USB 3.1 alternative strikeLINE™ USB-C™ Charge, Sync and Power Cable for USB-C Devices (Part #: CC3G23 and CC3G23WT), capable of transferring data at speeds up to 10Gbps. Data transfer times at that speed translate to 35 seconds for a 25GB of 4K HD movies, 5 seconds for 4GB of photos and 11 seconds for 8GB of songs. It features a Type-C/USB-C connector on both ends so you can plug it in either side up. This option will only be available in the 3 ft. cable length.

strikeDRIVE™ USB-C™ Car Charger for Type-C Devices

The strikeDRIVE USB-C Car Charger for Type-C Devices (Part #: USBCC12) is equipped with a Type-C (reversible) connector cable. The charger boasts 12 watts and 2.4amps of power to juice all Type -C equipped devices with the fastest charge possible. The charger also has an extra 12W USB port to charge other devices while on-the-go.

SCOSCHE’s line of Type-C/USB-C cables, chargers and adapters will be available in Spring 2016 and are expected to range from $19.99 – $79.99 MSRP.

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About SCOSCHE (pronounced skōsh):
Approaching its 36th year in business, SCOSCHE Industries is an award-winning innovator of consumer technology and car audio products – committed to delivering superior quality, exceptional value and unmatched customer service. The designers and engineers at SCOSCHE develop products that reflect a rich heritage in audio and mobile technologies. SCOSCHE finds inspiration in the California lifestyle, culture, music and people. These influences can be seen in the accessories and products that are now in the hands, homes, offices and vehicles of people in over 50 countries. With over 100 patents and countless industry awards received, it is easy to see why SCOSCHE is consistently at the forefront of technology and innovation.  www.scosche.com

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