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USB Type-C® and Extended Power Range Capability

Join this webinar to discover how to apply UL 62368-1 and UL 9990 to meet system safety requirements and obtain UL certifications for the source, sink, and cable that go over 100W up to 240W of power.

USB Type-C® grey cable being connected to a laptop.

Released in 2021, USB Type-C® Extended Power Range capability can deliver over 100 watts, up to 240 watts, of power. This presents a fire risk not previously present, creating a public safety concern. Since USB connectors are adopted worldwide and there are billions of ports and cables, it’s critical that product manufacturers in the USB Type-C® supply chain develop their products with product safety at the forefront.

Learning objective:

Learn how to apply UL product safety standards for USB Power Delivery (PD) Extended Power Range (EPR), and how to achieve product certifications for source, sink, and cable.

Agenda:

  • Overview of the current product safety requirements in 62368-1 that relate to USB
  • Details on how EPR can be evaluated with UL 62368-1 utilizing a functional safety method
  • Details on how cable is evaluated to UL 9990

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