USB Type-C

USB Type-C® and USB Power Delivery Testing Index

The USB Type-C® Product Matrix
USB Type-C® Functional Test Specification
USB xHCI Interoperability Test Procedures for Peripherals, Hubs, Hosts with USB Type-C®
USB Type-C® IOP/CV Test Equipment
USB Type-C® End Product Cable Test Plan
USB Type-C® and Power Delivery Source Power Requirements Test Specification
USB Power Delivery 3.0 Compliance Plan
USB Power Delivery 2.0 Compliance Plan
USB Type-C® Connectors and Cable Assemblies Compliance Document

General Compliance Information

If you would like to be updated when new compliance documents are posted to the website please send an email to admin@usb.org and request to be added to the Compliance Updates mailing list.

Please review the USB-IF Compliance Updates webpage frequently  for the latest information regarding the USB-IF Compliance Program. The updates may contain information on test requirements and/or test procedures.

Testing for USB Type-C® is currently available at the USB Platform Interoperability Lab and at our certified Independent test labs.

Register Your Product for Testing

Information about the Compliance Program can be found on the Compliance Homepage. To register your product for testing please login and register here.

Test Matrix

The USB Type-C® Product Matrix is available for download here. (Updated March 1, 2019)

Test Specifications and Equipment

Below are the test specifications and equipment that are applicable for USB Type-C® and Power Delivery testing. These documents can also be found in the Document Library.

USB Type-C® Functional Test Specification

The USB Type-C® Functional Test Specification version 0.83 is available for download here.

xHCI Interoperability Test Procedures For Peripherals, Hubs, Hosts (procedures for USB 2.0, USB 3.1 Gen 1, USB 3.1 Gen 2 with Legacy and USB Type-C® Connectors)

The xHCI Interoperability Test Procedures For Peripherals, Hubs, Hosts with USB Type-C® version 0.95 is available for download here.

USB Type-C® IOP/CV Test Equipment

Please contact ssusbcompliance@usb.org for a list of devices used for USB PD and USB Type-C Interop Testing.  Please note the equipment list is expected to change periodically as equipment models are discontinued or reach end of life.

USB Type-C® End Product Cable Test Plan

The USB Type-C® End Product Cable Test Plan revision 0.76 (Updated December 4, 2016) is available for download here.

USB Type-C® and Power Delivery Source Power Requirements Test Specification

The USB Type-C® and Power Delivery Source Power Requirements Test Specification revision 0.75 is available for download here.

USB Type-C and Power Delivery Source Power Requirements Test Specification Equipment
Note: USB Type-C Sinks and PD Consumers are not required to test against this solution.

USB Power Delivery 3.0 Compliance Plan

The USB PD 3.0 Compliance Plan is available for download here. (Updated March 13, 2019)

USB PD 3.0 Compliance Plan Equipment
Note: All USB PD 3.0 products must additionally be tested in USB PD 2.0 operation. All USB PD products must be tested against the USB PD 3.0 Compliance Plan on 2 of the 4 approved solutions listed below.

USB Power Delivery 2.0 Compliance Plan

The USB PD 2.0 Compliance Plan package is available for download here. (Updated May 8, 2018) This package includes the USB PD Compliance Plan, the Communication Engine based MOI and the Deterministic PD Compliance MOI.

USB PD 2.0 Compliance Plan Equipment

Note: All USB PD 2.0 and USB PD 3.0 products must be tested against one of the Communication Engine MOI solutions and one Deterministic MOI solutions listed below.

USB Type-C® Connectors and Cable Assemblies Compliance Document, v1.2

The USB Type-C® Connectors and Cable Assemblies Compliance Document v 1.2 package is available for download here.