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I can tell you from firsthand experience that the 3.0 cables are actually 2.0, regardless of what's advertised there.
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I can tell you from firsthand experience that the 3.0 cables are actually 2.0, regardless of what's advertised there.
The Asian manufacturer/vendor's response is hilarious: "Dear friend, Do you have any questions we will provide the service for you 24 hours a dayYou have 18-MONTH warranty & 30-DAY money back guarantee, during this time if you have any not satisfied, you have the right to put forward a full refund or a new replacement to usThank you very much for your timeBest Regards!SMALLElectric Customer Service Teamsmallelectric@joinbloc.comMon-Fri 9am to 5pm(pst)"

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The heads are big and wires are thick....while that may be attractive to your significant other...it makes for a bad phone cable.
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I bought the 3.0 last week and they didn't even support quick charge on my S8+, I had it plugged in to the original A.C. adapter the S8+ comes with and no quick charge.
Then I decided to plug the cable through my apple adapter and it didn't work either, as well as USB plugged into my computer. Such a waste of time and money for me to buy these
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I can tell you from firsthand experience that the 3.0 cables are actually 2.0, regardless of what's advertised there.
Wish I had known in the earlier deal but I guess now they'll go in the car
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6.59 for 5-pack, why not?
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I can tell you from firsthand experience that the 3.0 cables are actually 2.0, regardless of what's advertised there.
?? Can you tell us a little more detail about it? I thought 3.0 could transfer file faster than 2.0.
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?? Can you tell us a little more detail about it? I thought 3.0 could transfer file faster than 2.0.
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3.0 is faster than 2.0, which is why it's disappointing that these are not as advertised. It's not only this seller that does this though. It's a common problem with USB-C cables being marked as 3.0 when they are not. It seems that sellers think that just because it's USB-C it must be 3.0. I will say though that when I purchased from this seller, they did not have a separate listing for 2.0, so maybe they fixed the problem. Someone will have to report back when they get them.

The easiest way to tell is to look in the A side and look for the extra pins. Look at this picture for the difference:

http://images.techtree.com.s3-ap-..._usb-3.jpg

Note also that 3.0 cables will charge faster than 2.0 if the phone and charger support it.
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This coupon code is not working anymore or has expired.
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3.0 is faster than 2.0, which is why it's disappointing that these are not as advertised. It's not only this seller that does this though. It's a common problem with USB-C cables being marked as 3.0 when they are not. It seems that sellers think that just because it's USB-C it must be 3.0. I will say though that when I purchased from this seller, they did not have a separate listing for 2.0, so maybe they fixed the problem. Someone will have to report back when they get them.

The easiest way to tell is to look in the A side and look for the extra pins. Look at this picture for the difference:

http://images.techtree.com.s3-ap-..._usb-3.jpg

Note also that 3.0 cables will charge faster than 2.0 if the phone and charger support it.
Absolutely wrong. Charging speed has nothing to do with USB 2.0 Vs 3.0.
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