This isn’t hyperbole: When buying a USB-C cable for your phone or laptop, you purchase cheap, out-of-spec cables at your own peril. Some USB-C cables won’t work as intended. Others can actually fry your device. And, yes, even tech-savvy enthusiasts have suffered at the hands of bad USB-C cables (more formally known as USB Type-C). This video steps you through everything you need to know.
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