With the arrival of the new MacBooks Pro, the Thunderbolt 3 / USB-C implementation season is declared open (since both technologies use the same connector format) in the Mac family. It is true that, for now, we are only talking about the 12 ″ MacBook and MacBooks Pro – we must not forget about the fourth generation Apple TV, of course – but it is time that the other Macs receive these new and controversial doors.
That said, if you intend to buy a new Mac or have already embarked on this adventure, know that you will live for a while in a transitory phase of those in which the use of accessories and adapters is mandatory to have a good experience. Palm, palm, let’s not be panic! THE MM Store, as always, has a line of accessories available to help you with this task!
This week’s news are as follows:
ROCK Micro-USB to USB-C adapter
The USB-C port is, without a doubt, the evolution we expected from the USB standard. But while the world of peripherals does not migrate to the new technology, it is essential to have adapters so that we can connect our current accessories without headaches.
THE Micro-USB to USB-C adapter, from ROCK, is one of the best options for you, who do not want to lose access to your Micro-USB accessories.
Made of high quality thermoplastic polyurethane, this accessory guarantees the safety and stability of the connection. In addition, as the USB-C ports transmit data and power, you can still recharge your accessories (if they have a built-in battery, of course).
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Light space cable for USB-C, by rock space
Modern and practical, the Lightning cable to USB-C, from rock space, combines solutions in a single accessory.
With Lightning / USB-C connection and 5V / 2A output, this cable adheres to Apple’s new port format, allowing you to sync and recharge your devices easily, quickly and with all the security of MFi certification (control seal) Apple quality).
Lightning cable to USB-C
in rock space
Colors: white or blackMaterial: polycarbonateCompatibility: iGadgets (with Lightning connector), MacBookss (12 ″) and MacBooks Pro (2016 models)
R $ 79.90
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USB-C to USB-C cable, from rock space
Modern and practical, the USB-C to USB-C cable from rock space has the simple objective of connecting new accessories and products that use the USB-C port to your MacBook or MacBook Pro with Touch Bar.
It allows, for example, you to transfer data from accessories (or even from your Android smartphone with USB-C port, such as Google Pixel) and recharge devices in a simple and easy way, without the use of adapters.
To top it off, as USB-C technology is also capable of transmitting power in a two-way street, you can use an external battery to recharge your MacBook / MacBook Pro with Touch Bar, something previously impossible in past generations of Apple notebooks .
USB-C to USB-C cable
in rock space
Colors: white or blackMaterial: polycarbonateCompatibility: 4th generation Apple TV, MacBookss (12 ″) and MacBooks Pro (2016 models)
R $ 79.90
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Portable external 5000mAh battery (USB-A and USB-C), from ROCK
It is power bank, by ROCK, is made for those who use their portable devices a lot during the day and do not consider running out of battery. It is an advanced high-performance battery, with two USB outputs (one standard A and one standard C), capable of recharging an iPhone and an iPad at the same time!
The accessory has an internal 5,000mAh battery and a fast charging system, adapting to the energy requirement of your device (ie, for iPhones it sends a certain charge; for iPads, which need more, another). And make no mistake: it can even power your 12 ″ MacBook or your new MacBook Pro (with or without Touch Bar)! Obviously, by having 5,000mAh, it will not be possible to recharge the entire battery of your notebook, but you can continue working without worry.
The soft touch finish and metal band complement the design of your iPhone, iPad or MacBook, while maintaining the elegant look.
As we said above, it has two inputs: one USB-A (5V / 2.4A) and another USB-C (5V / 3A). Without a doubt, this accessory is an indispensable companion for those who carry many devices in their pocket / purse / backpack, frequently travel and / or hate to see their battery indicators below 10%!
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And as life is not just for those with new Macs, it is also worth mentioning here the arrival of the metallic Lightning / USB cable (from Geonav) and the Micro-USB / USB-C to USB-A cable (from ROCK), great options / alternatives for those who don’t like Apple cables.
Lightning / USB metallic cable, from Geonav
THE Metal Lightning / USB cable, from Geonav, is the safest way to transfer data and recharge your iGadgets via a USB port (this applies to wall / vehicle chargers, notebooks, desktop computers, etc.).
The cable is MFi certified (“Made for iPod / iPad / iPhone”), which means that it is a product certified and licensed by Apple for meeting the company’s quality and performance standards.
With this cable you will no longer be concerned with damaging the Lightning / USB tip of the accessory because, as it is metallic, it has incredible rigidity / durability – unlike the standard cables that come with iGadgets, which spoil with incredible ease. Because it has a thin “tip”, it is possible to use the cable with most covers.
Metal Lightning / USB cable
Colors: golden or space grayMaterials: aluminum and nylon braidedCompatibility: iGadgets with Lightning connector and Macs with USB-A
R $ 119.90
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ROCK Micro-USB / USB-C to USB-A cable
Practical and multifunctional, the Micro-USB / USB-C to USB-A cable, from ROCK, combines solutions in a single accessory!
With a Micro-USB / USB-C connection on one end and USB-A on the other, this beautiful cable is produced with quality materials and aluminum finish. In addition to the practical shape and the non-tangling yarn, it also has the function Fast Sync, which offers quick synchronization with your devices.
All of this, of course, with all the safety and efficiency of the manufacturer ROCK.
Micro-USB / USB-C to USB-A cable
Colors: black and grayMaterial: plastic / polyurethaneCompatibility: accessories with Micro-USB, fourth generation Apple TV and USB-A Macs
R $ 79.90
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One day we will still live in an age without cables / adapters. For now, however, this is still a necessary evil. ?