Using USB3 connectors in embedded project

Published: Sun 05 December 2021
Updated: Sun 05 December 2021
By Denys

In general.

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VBUS - without PD - max 5V 3A, which is often more than enough.
Connector position - A5/B5 (CC1/CC2) pull to GND, 5.1k to each.
Data (USB2 only) - A6+B6 is D+, A7+B7 is D-
Shield - protection scheme similar to USB2