7 Best MacBook USB-C Accessories

The 12-inch MacBook is nearly a year old, giving accessory makers all sorts of time to come up with some great USB-C accessories for the new laptop. Here are the seven best MacBook USB-C accessories you can buy.

The 12-inch MacBook was released last year in March as a brand-new laptop category for Apple. It’s reminiscent of the MacBook Air with its razor blade design, but it’s even thinner and lighter than the Air.

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We’ve covered various MacBook accessories that are worth buying over on our sister site Notebooks.com, but we wanted to focus specifically on USB-C accessories for Apple’s new laptop.

The newer MacBook also has minimal ports and even introduces a new port for an Apple product — the device only has one USB-C port and a headphone jack. This means that accessories and all sorts of adapters are a must if you plan on plugging anything in except for the MacBook’s charger.

However, there are a handful of awesome MacBook USB-C accessories that are available to purchase, with more coming soon in the future. We saw a few new USB-C accessories announced at CES, including USB-C monitors even, as well as all sorts of adapters and docks.

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In the meantime, though, here are seven of the best MacBook USB-C accessories that you can buy right now.

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Satechi 3 in 1 Combo Hub

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Satechi 3 in 1 Combo Hub

If you want to expand that single USB-C port as far as it can go, Satechi's hub might be the accessory to buy.

The 3 in 1 Combo Hub comes with an SD card slot, a microSD card slot, and three USB 3.0 ports, all of which can be plugged into the single USB-C port to provide you with even more ports.

The hub is only $35, but a newer version is coming later this year that will have a passthrough USB-C port for charging and will only cost $5 more.

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