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USB

Universal Serial Bus informatics An external bus with transfer rates up to 12 Mbps, which accommodates up to 127 peripherals, replacing serial and parallel ports. Cf Firewire.
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- SuperSpeed USB 3.0 port that's up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0
A test for a simple SuperSpeed device starts at USD5,500.
Semiconductor solutions supplier Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE:6723) announced on Thursday the availability of its two new SuperSpeed Universal Serial Bus (USB 3.0) xHCI host controllers.
SuperSpeed USB is the specification delivering USB 3.0 transfer speeds up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0.
The SuperSpeed USB 3.0 technology delivers up to ten times the speed of USB 2.0 devices and it is aimed at external storage, cellular phones, media players, camcorders, digital cameras and other applications in need of high-speed data transfer, the buyer said.
SuperSpeed USB will consume about one-third - or less - the power of USB 2.0, according to a blog posted on the company web site.
The SuperSpeed USB 3.0 interface offers a maximum transfer rate of 5 gigabits per second (Gbps) compared to 480 megabits per second (Mbps) in USB 2.0.
Mauser Electronics (Mansfield, TX) has announced the availability of the much anticipated USB 3.0 SuperSpeed connectors from Amphenol (Toronto, ON).
(WD) introduced its fastest My Book external hard drive, which uses the SuperSpeed USB 3.0 interface that's up to 10 times faster than previous-generation USB 2.0 drives.<p>WD said the new high-performance My Book 3.0 drive reduces the time it takes to open and save large files due to the the USB 3.0 specification's support for up to 5Gbit/sec throughput compared to the 480Mbit/sec throughput capacity of USB 2.0.
A POLICE officer has contacted UFO experts after claiming to see three aliens examining a crop circle then zoom off at superspeed.
The equipment will be delivered in 2007-2008 for Color Line's SuperSpeed service between Norway and Denmark.
Different types of Teach Your Neighbor activities include games such as "The Crazy Professor" or "SuperSpeed Reading" (Biffle, 2002, 2005).