USB 3.0 promises 10x speed increase

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#1

I just posted the article USB 3.0 promises 10x speed increase.

The USB 3.0 Promoter Group has unveiled full specifications for the next-generation USB 3.0, or SuperSpeed, interface standard that is expected to make a splash in the coming years.
Promoters expect…

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#2

Apparently they learned nothing from the dismal failure of “powered USB devices”. Where do they think that power will come from? Will it magically appear in the USB controller?


#3

USB has been one of the best things to ever hit the PC. I love it. I have high hopes for USB 3.0!


#4

What’s wrong with powered-by-USB devices? I have a kick-ass Seagate 40GB 2.5" backup HDD that’s 100% powered by USB. It works great. I can’t wait for USB 3.0 drives.


#5

Sounds good!