USB 3.0 promises 10x speed increase

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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.
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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?

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

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.

Sounds good!