Plugable 2.5Gbps Network Adapter Drivers (USBC-E2500)

Note for Windows 10 users: Drivers for the USBC-E2500 are installed automatically in Windows 10 when a separate Ethernet or Wi-Fi connection is available, and there is no need to download drivers. Just plug in your adapter, wait a moment while the driver is set up, then access the network. If you have any problems with this, please contact us at

Click one of the buttons below to see drivers for that platform.



Note: Up-to-date Mac systems (approximately 10.14.3+) will have the driver for the adapter built-in, and no separate driver download is needed. For older versions of macOS, the driver is available below.

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 Download macOS 10.6 to 10.15 Drivers


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 Download Linux Kernel Drivers (up to verison 4.15)

Newer Linux kernels have built-in driver support!

Please see the Realtek 8156 driver download page for complete list of the latest drivers and supported platforms for the RTL8156 chip in the Plugable USBC-E2500, including minimal .inf packages for suitable for Windows deployment.