How to confirm if a PC is compatible with our Satechi Type-C Adapters?
Our Type-C adapters were designed primarily for MacBooks and will not be compatible with the majority of PCs.
Keep in mind, there are different types of USB-C ports, and if the PC does not utilize DisplayPort over USB-C with Alternative Mode, not all ports will function properly.
If the PC charges through a USB-C port and does not utilize Power Delivery 2.0 (or 3.0), we can confirm that the pass-through charging will not function through our Type-C adapters.
Does your laptop have a DP logo similar to the following?:
Please note, if it doesn’t, we can confirm that your laptop doesn’t support DisplayPort over USB-C with Alternative Mode.