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[* black] USB-C hardware changed. The cable is now perma-fixed to the USB board.
[* black] ...Also, the silicon is new and moved from the cable itself to the USB board. Here's a comparison of the new USB-C hardware (top) with that of the 2015 Retina MacBook (bottom).
[* red] Chip ID: Parade ???Technologies PS8741A
[* icon_note] This new USB and cable arrangement is one thing that's ''not'' compatible with previous Retina MacBooks.
[* red] Chip ID: Parade ???Technologies PS8741A
[* icon_note] This new USB and cable arrangement is one thing that's ''not'' compatible with previous Retina MacBooks.

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