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There is no other specification in the history of USB that caused so much discussion and interest as the USB Type-C. The new type of connector, designed to be a jack of all trades, eliminates all flaws of legacy Type-A and Type-B plugs, and adds significant benefits for USB and beyond. Here's a brief rundown of those benefits for those who are not frequent readers of the Cadence USB blog:
Vendors will gradually introduce all the features, and we’re happy to announce that Cadence have developed a demo system that provides USB support over a Type-C connector in a real-life application. Please see the video below to check for yourself.