One adapter to rule them all. MINIX NEO C-G is the perfect USB-C Multiport Adapter for ultrabook. It has a total of seven ports that can all be used simultaneously – HDMI (4K @ 60Hz), Gigabit Ethernet, 2 x USB 3.0, USB-C [for Power Delivery], Micro SD and SD card readers. Besides laptop, it can be used on USB-C equipped smartphone and tablet too. How does it perform? Let’s find out together…
This review is possible thanks to below companies. Be sure to check them out too…
- MINIX for this MINIX NEO C-G USB-C Multiport Adapter with Gigabit Ethernet + 4K @ 60Hz HDMI
- Transcend for 960GB Transcend ESD250C Portable SSD and 64GB Transcend 700S SD
- Kingston for 512GB Kingston Canvas Select Plus microSD
Package Content & Design
MINIX NEO C-G comes in simple packaging as above. Once taken out the adapter, there is a quick start guide in both English and Deutsch.
Excellent build quality with brushed aluminium housing. Light in weight and compact in size that eases to carry around during travel. Available in 2 colours – Space Gray and Silver.
There are 2 USB 3.0 ports, micro SD and SD card reader on one side. Another one is loaded with USB-C port (for power input only) and HDMI output. Finally, Gigabit Ethernet at end of the body.
4 anti-skip pads at the bottom. And some inputs and outputs details there. As usual, do refer to all the photos for its outlook and design.
Let’s look at the technical data first. Yes, MINIX NEO C-G performs very well indeed. Below is the USB 3.0 port performance by using 960GB Transcend ESD250C Portable SSD on CrystalDiskMark Benchmark. Rest assures that you can enjoy fast transfer rate on those ports.
As for micro SD slot, it is working perfectly well. Below is the result from 512GB Kingston Canvas Select Plus microSD.
Same apply to SD slot with UHS-I support. Excellent result too with 64GB Transcend 700S SD card.
How about LAN performance? It is getting 932 Mbits/s based on iPerf3 tests. Ultra-fast no doubt. A must-have feature as most of the ultrabook does not have Ethernet port loaded nowadays. Perfect for streaming movies and online gaming.
Don’t forget the useful HDMI output too. Yes, it does support 4K @ 60Hz indeed. Just add another portable monitor, you can enjoy dual monitor at any time, anywhere from now on. Enjoy crystal clear picture quality and vibrant multi-channel digital surround sound through it. Lastly, you can also charge your mobile devices through the USB-C port.
Overall, MINIX NEO C-G is a wonderful USB-C Multiport Adapter for ultrabook. Plug and play supported. No additional driver installation is needed. In addition, it offers universal compatibility. It supports macOS, iPadOS, Windows 10 and even Android OS. As long as your devices have full-featured USB-C port, you are good to go. For example, Samsung DeX is supported even without additional power source. That’s great!
- One adapter to rule them all
- Multiple platform support
- 4K HDMI @ 60Hz
- Fast transfer rate
- Excellent build quality
- Compact & lightweight
- None from me
Looking for USB-C multiport adapter for your mobile devices? Be sure to check out MINIX NEO C-G. You will like it as I do. Perfect companion for your laptop, tablet and even smartphone. Wait no more and get yours at Amazon or Lazada.