USB Type-C® Cable and Connector Specification Revision 2.0, August 2019

NOTE: Adopters may only use the USB Type-C® cable and connector to implement USB or third party

functionality as expressly described in this Specification; all other uses are prohibited.

 

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the copyrights embodied in the USB Type-C Cable and Connector Specification to use and reproduce

the Specification for the sole purpose of, and solely to the extent necessary for, evaluating whether to

implement the Specification in products that would comply with the specification. Without limiting

the foregoing, use of the Specification for the purpose of filing or modifying any patent application to

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licenses. In order to obtain any additional intellectual property licenses or licensing commitments

associated with the Specification a party must execute the USB 3.0 Adopters Agreement. NOTE: By

using the Specification, you accept these license terms on your own behalf and, in the case where you

are doing this as an employee, on behalf of your employer.

 

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All implementation examples and reference designs contained within this Specification are

included as part of the limited patent license for those companies that execute the USB 3.0

Adopters Agreement.

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