Stuffcool has introduced its latest product, the ‘Earl’, a 4-in-1 Type-C hub designed to work with MacBooks and other laptops with USB-C ports. Stuffcool.com sells this product at a price of Rs 2,999.
Earl USB-C hub is made of aluminium and has four ports: one Type C port, two Type A ports, and an HDMI port that supports 4K playback. With the hub, users can connect their USB-A devices to their MacBooks.
There can be simultaneous use of all four inputs/ports. In addition to connecting personal devices including flash drives, external HDDs, printers, and old phones/tablets, the Type-A ports are capable of charging them. Data can be transferred and a smartphone can be charged using a Type-C port.
Apparently, the HDMI port located on the end of the Earl hub can be used to connect MacBooks and laptops to monitors, projectors, and other secondary displays. It claims that the HDMI port can transmit 4K high-definition video and high-definition sound.