03-30-2017 02:58 AM
I have an HP Paviion x2 detachable device with two ports - USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 type C. The charger is connected to the last port.
A. My question is, due to the lack of more ports, is it possible to connect a USB 3.0 type C hub to the USB 3.0 port (instead of the charger)?
B. If yes, will it be still possible to charge the computer via the hub?
C. Assuming that it is a "Yes" for question A, which hubs are recommended?
03-31-2017 11:06 AM - edited 03-31-2017 11:07 AM
Hello, @iamtal – Hope you are well :)
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I am afraid the answer to your question A is a “No” :( The charger only works when connected to the type-C USB port.
If you can find a hub which supports the USB type-C port, then I would recommend using that.
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