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Purgo USB C Hub Adapter Dongle for MacBook Air 2018 2019 MacBook Pro 2019 2018 2016 Ultra Slim Type C Hub with 4K HDMI 100W Power Delivery 40Gbps Thunderbolt 3 5K 60Hz and 2xUSB 3 0 Space Grey

Last Updated: August 11, 2019 (Refresh Now)
8.8
SCORE
/10
Total Reviews
560
Old Reviews
0
Unverified
42
Spam Test
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4K
RESOLUTION
Yes
HDMI
Yes
USB
3.1
NUMBER OF USB PORTS

Review Summary - 518 recent, verified reviews

Detailed Mode
Ports
 248
adapter, hdmi, usb, usb c, hub
+86%
-14%
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" ...  Having these ports have made my business even easier to work with others.  ...  "
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" ...  I have been using it to transfer a lot of data from usb-c to usb 3.0 and this thing is fast.  ...  "
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" ...  This thing has a couple of USB ports along with HDMI and a USB-C. Nice slim design and opens up the versatility of my MacBook Air.  ...  "
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" ...  But for MacBook Pro, I have to purchase a type c hub. ... I would say Purgo hub solves my problem.  ...  "
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" ...  I will probably buy a second one so I can have the same ports on each side like my 2015 Mac Book Pro that I also have.  ...  "
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" ...  Very few of the muliple port adapters come in multiple colors, and this gold color matches my new computer perfectly. ... It has all the adapters that I need, including a video port.  ...  "
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" ...  It fits tight to my device and allows me to plug in my USB items as well as connect to an external display via HDMI.  ...  "
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" ...  Having access to twoUSB-C ports (including one designed for charging), an HDMI port, and two USB 3.0 ports is great, and the matching grey color is perfect.  ...  "
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Device Compatibility
 172
macbook pro, mac, hub, dongle, adapter
+95%
-5%
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" ...  Isn't bulky at all, connects easily and ports well great.  ...  "
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" ...  I used this adapter to my MacBook Pro and I am really satisfied with it.  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect attachment, allows me to connect to all my devices with my Macbook Air seemlessly.  ...  "
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" ...  Super great since I'm on the go 24/7 and need to charge my phone or iPad through my computer sometimes.  ...  "
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" ...  The connectors were intuitive and connecting it to a universal dock was seamless.  ...  "
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" ...  When this product is inserted, it's a perfect match with the MacBook Pro. ... There is no gap and the edge parallels with the laptop.  ...  "
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" ...  This product allowed me to utilize my existing home office setup when purchasing a new mac book air.  ...  "
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" ...  I really missed the number of peripheral connections on my old Macbook Pro (2012) that I really did not want to replace because of Apple's new policy of Dongle H*ll.  ...  "
Fit
 77
fit, macbook pro, macbook, macbook air, perfectly
+91%
-9%
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" ...  It does not protrude far from the laptop and fits easily into any pocket in my backpack.  ...  "
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" ...  It fits snug on a macbook and has good build quality.  ...  "
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" ...  What I like about this product is that it fits perfectly and it's snugged and it won't detach easily which is good.  ...  "
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" ...  I have no issue with it falling out, great design.  ...  "
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" ...  This fits the bill.  ...  "
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" ...  This Hub is of very high quality construction, fits perfectly into the new Macbook's USB-C port, and has multiple functionality for USB and HDMI.  ...  "
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" ...  I gave it 4 stars instead of 5 because It fits on the right side of your computer and does not have the option to sit on the left side.  ...  "
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" ...  It fits so well against my computer and it never fails me.  ...  "
Size
 72
compact, travel, sleek, laptop, bag
+94%
-6%
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" ...  Very lightweight and seems durable.  ...  "
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" ...  It is very portable with what appears to be metal construction. ... -Fits neatly in my bag.  ...  "
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" ...  Very handy and small size is great for travel.  ...  "
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" ...  I love the size, weight, slimness and all the various ports that are available.  ...  "
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" ...  It's small and cute.  ...  "
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" ...  Lightweight for travel.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s lightweight and portable.  ...  "
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" ...  Very compact and sleek.  ...  "
Design
 69
sleek, sleek design, matches, look, design
+99%
-1%
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" ...  The color matches the Space Grey MacBook perfectly, so it has a very sleek look.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s light and it looks good too!  ...  "
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" ...  I love the form factor and the aesthetic look if the adapter.  ...  "
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" ...  It works well and it's beautiful.  ...  "
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" ...  Functional and attractive.  ...  "
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" ...  Blends in with my computer and is easily removable.  ...  "
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" ...  Sleek design and seems well made.  ...  "
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" ...  The connection is perfect and the design matches the laptop.  ...  "
Charging
 49
charge, usb, ports, hdmi, usb c
+78%
-22%
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" ...  I can use my mouse and charge and a usb drive without having to most stuff in and out.  ...  "
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" ...  it lights up when connected to MacBook, it charges battery as fast as the original Thunderbolt.  ...  "
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" ...  Even when all the ports are in use, it charges the laptop at the same speed as if the computer were connected directly to an AC power.  ...  "
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" ...  Got a new MacBook Pro laptop for work but didn't realize it only has Thunderbolt 3 ports, which are also the charging ports.  ...  "
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" ...  Another excellent feature is that you can charge your laptop even while the adapter is plugged in.  ...  "
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" ...  Everyday at work, I need to connect two external monitors to my MacBook Pro, connect to my phone charger, and the mac itself needs to be connected to a charger.  ...  "
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" ...  I can also plug my laptop charger right into the adapter, which is a huge plus.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this while I was in school and needed multiple ways to connect at the same time--charging, USB for peripherals like my phone, card reader, and HDMI to pull up powerpoint briefings onto a projector.  ...  "
Build Quality
 42
macbook, sturdy, made, laptop, fits
+86%
-14%
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" ...  The material it is made out of looks and feels exactly like the laptop itself.  ...  "
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" ...  Clips in, feels solid.  ...  "
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" ...  The material is very high quality and the profile is super sleek when in use - not bulky at all and just what I wanted.  ...  "
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" ...  This straddles the line between lightweight and flimsy - at the beginning I was nervous, but it works very well.  ...  "
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" ...  Material is great, feels just like the aluminum finish on the MacBook.  ...  "
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" ...  It was snug and secure. ... I don't know what the longevity is but if it's like the way it was constructed, I should have no worries.  ...  "
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" ...  Came in a package without any dents or scratches, looks great.  ...  "
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" ...  Sturdy and well made!  ...  "
USB
 35
ports, hub, usb c, usb c ports, usb c hub
+77%
-23%
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" ...  Will mostly use it for the usb port.  ...  "
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" ...  The SD and MicroSD cards are also an added bonus to this small USB hub.  ...  "
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" ...  Recognition of attached devices such as usb or hdmi is perfect without any issues.  ...  "
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" ...  This USB-C Hub is perfect for anyone who bought a newer MBP that only has USB-C ports.  ...  "
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" ...  It works great and provides a much better solution than my old multi-hub USB device.  ...  "
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" ...  This is a perfect traveling size type-c usb hub. ... USB speed was nice.  ...  "
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" ...  I really like the USB hub because it's so easy to use as a dock at my desktop.  ...  "
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" ...  The power pass-through on the Purgo USB C Hub is ideal.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 28
worked, months, weeks, far, first
+68%
-32%
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" ...  I’ve been using it for a month and have not had any issues with it yet.  ...  "
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" ...  Worked as needed  ...  "
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" ...  Have only had this for a couple of weeks but it seems to work great!  ...  "
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" ...  It's working perfectly.  ...  "
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" ...  Have used this for a week, and so far has worked well.  ...  "
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" ...  In a few months, I'll need to re-evaluate to assure that all is running smoothly, but at this point, I'm very happy with this purchase!  ...  "
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" ...  Unclear about the longevity of how long the product will last, but upon first impressions very good!  ...  "
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" ...  Worked perfectly out of the box.  ...  "
Cables
 27
adapter, cable, cord, ports, plug
+78%
-22%
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" ...  I hope that it will also be a seamless connection when I plug in additional cords and connections.  ...  "
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" ...  it hooks up directly with out that cord that others have plus is made out of aluminum so it really looks like it belongs  ...  "
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" ...  You can multitask a lot of cords with this little adapter.  ...  "
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" ...  I’ve had this cable a couple of weeks and have seen significantly improved performance over previous BELKIN adapter(s).  ...  "
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" ...  This product is very helpful for adapting to the new MacBook Pros without having to buy too many accessory cords and extensions that can get lost and or expensive.  ...  "
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" ...  Very compact and helps minimize my cord use.  ...  "
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" ...  This design is so much better than other options on the market that have cords.  ...  "
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" ...  I really like how it's fairly slim - I was looking for one that didn't have any loose cords attached.  ...  "
Marketplace
 27
exactly, advertised, described, works as advertised, works
+93%
-7%
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" ...  This product is as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  All work as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  What better place to look than Amazon, right?  ...  "
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" ...  So thanks to purgo and Amazon.com ( US ) AAAA+ thanks Darren .  ...  "
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" ...  Item is as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you for this great invention.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought this on Amazon prime day!  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you for that.  ...  "
Price
 26
money, worth, product, good, value
+100%
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" ...  So buying this is definitely more cost effective than going Apple and so far, and it's giving me better value.  ...  "
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" ...  Huge bang for the buck!  ...  "
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" ...  Great hub for a great price.  ...  "
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" ...  Very worth the purchase!  ...  "
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" ...  Also, price seemed good compared to similar items.  ...  "
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" ...  Good value for the money.  ...  "
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" ...  Great product, especially for the price!  ...  "
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" ...  Overall a great feal and bang for buck.  ...  "
Storage
 26
macbook, color, match, space, matches
+100%
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" ...  I got it in Space Grey to match my computer.  ...  "
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" ...  Recently purchased this adaptor for my MacBook Pro 15” space grey.  ...  "
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" ...  The space gray color is slightly different than the MacBook Air space gray color.  ...  "
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" ...  -Fits neatly in my bag.  ...  "
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" ...  Going to use this with my MBP 13" matches space grey color perfectly.  ...  "
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" ...  Purgo sells it in space-grey to match my space grey MBP.  ...  "
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" ...  The space grey color matches great.  ...  "
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" ...  My last one was much bigger, I love this one and I love the fact that is has five slots so I only need one!  ...  "
Color
 25
matches, match, perfectly, laptop, perfect
+96%
-4%
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" ...  - color is not quite the space gray, but it's close enough, and good finish.  ...  "
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" ...  * sleek look, nice color match  ...  "
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" ...  I wasn't sure if this would match my new MacBook but the color is spot on.  ...  "
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" ...  It is true to size and the color matches my laptop identically.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought the space grey and the color is definitely not a match 100%.  ...  "
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" ...  Color Exactly matches my MacBook PRO.  ...  "
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" ...  Color matches and it looks good.  ...  "
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" ...  The color matches my laptop perfectly.  ...  "
Ease of Use
 22
use, easy to use, simple, works, lightweight
+100%
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" ...  Very portable and easy to use.  ...  "
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" ...  Not only did I get a thin, lightweight, easy to travel with laptop, but I also have an adapter to travel with that will connect with just about anything I want to use.  ...  "
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" ...  This makes life SO much easier!  ...  "
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" ...  Simple, easy, straightforward to use.  ...  "
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" ...  This item is not expensive and simple to use.  ...  "
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" ...  It connects to my computer with no issues and it is quick and easy to plug in.  ...  "
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" ...  As a teacher I spend hours on the computer and it's very easy to set up and use!  ...  "
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" ...  Is easy to travel with and connect and disconnect.  ...  "
Mouse
 16
usb, keyboard, wireless mouse, external, monitor
+100%
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" ...  Solved my need for attaching an external display, mouse, and keyboard.  ...  "
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" ...  Small and sleek and matching the space gray color of the MacBook Air, this is better than a bulking hub or the dongle style flopping around on my desk.  ...  "
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" ...  My MacBook Air has only two USB-C ports, and I needed more -- one for a mouse, one for an external hard drive, one for an HDMI, sometimes for a flash drive.  ...  "
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" ...  I can use my mouse and charge and a usb drive without having to most stuff in and out.  ...  "
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" ...  Needed one for wireless mouse.  ...  "
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" ...  I've got a new 13" macbook pro, and needed a place to plug in a USB mouse, a second monitor and still charge. ... This fits the bill perfectly - I can charge, have my HDMI monitor plugged in, use my bluetooth mouse and still have a space available for a USB drive.  ...  "
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" ...  I can charge my laptop, cell phone, and use my mouse.  ...  "
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" ...  I have used it to connect a wireless mouse, a wired keyboard and an external monitor.  ...  "
Product As Described
 16
exactly, advertised, described, works as advertised, works
+100%
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" ...  Exactly as described.  ...  "
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" ...  This product works exactly as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Item is as described.  ...  "
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" ...  I've been using the product for about a day now, and so far it works exactly as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Product does exactly as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  This product is as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  All work as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as advertised.  ...  "
Memory
 15
connect, flash drive, macbook, hard drive, usb
+93%
-7%
comment
" ...  It's working great and has everything I need for plugging in my external drives.  ...  "
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" ...  USB 3.0 to an external hard drive for TimeMachine backups  ...  "
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" ...  The SD and MicroSD cards are also an added bonus to this small USB hub.  ...  "
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" ...  Mine has power in the appropriate slot, a Logitech wireless insert, and a flash drive., inserted.  ...  "
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" ...  My daughter has the MacBook Pro and it does not have the flash drive feature which is really important for college. ... The thunderbolt helps her a lot and now she can back up her stuff on her computer on her flash drive.  ...  "
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" ...  She is able to use her usb memory.  ...  "
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" ...  I like the convenience of only carrying one item to access all of my thumb drives.  ...  "
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" ...  The thunderbolt speed really comes in handy when needing to transfer files quickly plus it comes in handy as an additional USB-C port when I have additional devices to connect at one time.  ...  "
Overall performance
 12
speed, well, macbook pro, done, works
+100%
comment
" ...  I'm a photographer / video guy and speed is always important.  ...  "
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" ...  Matches my MB perfectly.  ...  "
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" ...  Upgraded my MacBook Pro which I use for online school.  ...  "
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" ...  Great product that gets the job done.  ...  "
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" ...  I like that the Purgo Type-C HUB has a sleek and smooth design with the MacBook Pro.  ...  "
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" ...  Good transfer speeds, and also charging speed os not changed.  ...  "
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" ...  This product isn't cheap, but it certainly gets the job done.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall, Good job!  ...  "
For Travel
 11
use, small, easy to travel, well, sleek design
+91%
-9%
comment
" ...  It is lightweight which is great for traveling and for on the go!  ...  "
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" ...  This adapter is very lightweight, easy to travel with and carry in my backpack when not using.  ...  "
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" ...  I use it in a home office and on the road, so subject it to some light abuse (throwing it in a bag without much care).  ...  "
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" ...  Sleek design is great for travel and will help out tons!  ...  "
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" ...  It is also small and easy to travel with me in my computer bag.  ...  "
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" ...  Quality is very good and will also work great with travel.  ...  "
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" ...  Great for travelling as well.  ...  "
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" ...  Lightweight for travel.  ...  "
Keyboard
 11
mouse, external, monitor, using, laptop
+82%
-18%
comment
" ...  This is exactly what I needed to accomodate my external keyboard, flash drives and chargers on my new macbook air!  ...  "
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" ...  I have used it to connect a wireless mouse, a wired keyboard and an external monitor.  ...  "
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" ...  Solved my need for attaching an external display, mouse, and keyboard.  ...  "
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" ...  It is not too bulky and it is pretty flush with the top of the keyboard side of my computer so when I am using my computer, it does not jut out.  ...  "
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" ...  I can charge my Macbook Pro, connect it to my 34 inch 1440p Ultrawide monitor running at 50hz and also connect my mouse and keyboard all via this adapter.  ...  "
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" ...  All items (external mouse/keyboard, screen) are super responsive.  ...  "
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" ...  Markings are a great help and the power light is subtle and matches the backlit keyboard.  ...  "
Comfort
 11
feel, fits, worry, side, quality
+73%
-27%
comment
" ...  Great value and feels like a good quality product.  ...  "
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" ...  Also, it is reversible and will give the same feel/ style no matter which side of the Mac you prefer to use.  ...  "
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" ...  I gave it 4 stars instead of 5 because It fits on the right side of your computer and does not have the option to sit on the left side.  ...  "
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" ...  I have no issue with it falling out, great design.  ...  "
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" ...  Clips in, feels solid.  ...  "
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" ...  It fits very snugly, which adds to the overall feeling of quality.  ...  "
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" ...  Amazing product with an amazing flush feel.  ...  "
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" ...  The material it is made out of looks and feels exactly like the laptop itself.  ...  "
Features
 9
power, working, need, features, feature
+89%
-11%
comment
" ...  It's nice and light too.  ...  "
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" ...  This one has an extremely low profile, has a power indicator light, and has everything I need.  ...  "
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" ...  My favorite feature is the light at the top of the Purgo that lets you know it's all working.  ...  "
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" ...  Why pay extra and not use all the features?  ...  "
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" ...  A very small and discrete LED light indicates it is working.  ...  "
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" ...  Is very light for sure.  ...  "
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" ...  All the features I need and very compact for transporting.  ...  "
Returns
 8
work, product, going, end, seller
+13%
-88%
comment
" ...  Had to return.  ...  "
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" ...  This will be an inconvenience for me in the future so unfortunately I am returning it.  ...  "
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" ...  I will end up going to return this and probably purchase something from a local Best Buy store.  ...  "
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" ...  I have to end up using it and return the product.  ...  "
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" ...  I had to ended up returning the product.  ...  "
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" ...  I tried some of my devices but none of them can be operated ,I am going to return it .  ...  "
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" ...  had to return it.  ...  "
Delivery
 8
received, delivery, use
+100%
comment
" ...  When I received the package, my first impressions were great.  ...  "
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" ...  I received this product in the mail yesterday and it works great!  ...  "
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" ...  It arrived quickly and works great.  ...  "
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" ...  Ordered Hub and delivered next day.  ...  "
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" ...  Received within 2 days and put it to use immediately, it was very simple to use.  ...  "
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" ...  Matches my computer and arrived quickly!  ...  "
Weight
 8
light, slim, sleek, matches, design
+100%
comment
" ...  Awesome product, light weight and smaller than i thought.  ...  "
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" ...  Light weight and performance matches the description.  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect size and weight, extremely portable and does as I need it to.  ...  "
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" ...  Very light weight and blends right into my MacBook Air.  ...  "
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" ...  It's sleek, its got all the ports it says it does, light weight, matches the color of my computer exactly.  ...  "
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" ...  It's sleek, light-weight, and yet looks durable.  ...  "
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" ...  Slim design, light weight are the main amazing features in this adapter.  ...  "
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" ...  I like the slim design and the light weight of the product.  ...  "
Setup
 6
use, simple
+100%
comment
" ...  Overall, very pleased with this addition to my MacBook Air setup.  ...  "
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" ...  It connects to my computer with no issues and it is quick and easy to plug in.  ...  "
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" ...  Simple, easy, straightforward to use.  ...  "
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" ...  The connectors were intuitive and connecting it to a universal dock was seamless.  ...  "
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" ...  I just received this product and it works like a charm out of the box, with no setup required.  ...  "
Storage
 6
one, sd card, usb, reader, ports
+83%
-17%
comment
" ...  An SD port for your SD cards?  ...  "
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" ...  The SD and MicroSD cards are also an added bonus to this small USB hub.  ...  "
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" ...  Love the simplicity of the new MacBook Air, but you do lose commonly used ports like the sd card reader and USB port.  ...  "
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" ...  And also I would say at this price an SD card hub is needed.  ...  "
comment
" ...  If you dont mind not having the SD card ports this dongle is the perfect one for you .  ...  "
Cleaning
 6
look, cables
+100%
comment
" ...  This device eliminates the need for numerous converter cables and keeps work area clean and neat.  ...  "
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" ...  Looks like a clean extension off of the laptop and the finish matches our gray Macbook perfectly.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall clean looks and as functional as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Very slick and clean look.  ...  "
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" ...  -Sleek, clean look pairs well with apple devices.  ...  "
Resolution
 5
monitor, without, tv, tried, hdmi
+100%
comment
" ...  I stream to various video servers for multiple hours on end (almost daily) at a minimum of 1080p @ 60fps sometimes 4K @ 50fps.  ...  "
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" ...  Effortlessly connected an external 4K monitor with no effort.  ...  "
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" ...  Drives my 4k monitor without any issues.  ...  "
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" ...  HDMI to a 4k display  ...  "
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" ...  It supports 4K output and the images are clear.  ...  "
Cable Length
 5
plug, cord, connection, compact, cable
+80%
-20%
comment
" ...  A big plus for me is that it has no cords.  ...  "
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" ...  Not sure why, but the extension cable fixed the problem immediately.  ...  "
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" ...  Very compact and helps minimize my cord use.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I like the ability to manage cords by having one plug in.  ...  "
ISP
 4
+100%
comment
" ...  Much better than a wired dongle.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The connection is stable, and it is fast to transfer data.  ...  "
As Gift
 3
one
+100%
comment
" ...  After the gift arrived, I took one look and ordered one for myself.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I bought it for my husband as a Christmas gift, and he loved it!  ...  "
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" ...  Purchased as a gift  ...  "
Print Quality
 3
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  It helps immensely with connecting and printers .  ...  "
comment
" ...  I just printed some pdf files to my laser printer, that worked great too!  ...  "

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Specifications

Connectivity
HDMI:  Yes 
USB:  Yes 
Number of USB ports:  3.1 
Display
Resolution:  4K 
4K
RESOLUTION
Yes
HDMI
Yes
USB
3.1
NUMBER OF USB PORTS