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103MB/sec claimed with PQI TurboHDD USB 3.0 portable hard drive

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USB 4.0 anyone? Not just yet, but it seems that Computex is glowing with USB 3.0 gear. And the PQI USB 3.0 HDD H566 is one of them; a portable hard drive with the new standard boosted with TurboHDD USB technology, claiming a 103MB/sec read speed and 92MB/sec write speed.Platter drives still aren't quite up to par with USB 3.0 external solid state drives -- the Kingston Hyper X external SSD for example pushes a theoretical 200MB/sec -- but still a heft improvement over USB 2.0.

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USB 3.0 Ports Added to HP Envy Laptops

USB 3.0 Ports Added to HP Envy Laptops

This has been a long time coming, since we have all been using the USB 2.0 standard for a very long while now. It’s about time that we get a suitable bump in speed to go along with our higher quality video and larger file sizes. And so, USB 3.0 ...

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