Category Archives: USB 3.0

USB 3.1 Demo By USB-IF Proves Faster Speeds

According to the USB Implementers Forum (USB-IF) president and COO, Jeff Ravencraft, the “SuperSpeed” USB 3.0 would be able to double its throughput in its 3.1 model. From 5GB/sec, it is able to go as fast as 10GB/sec. And indeed, … Continue reading

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USB 3.0 Moves Fast! USB 3.1 Getting 10 GBPS

Well that was fast! Remember how earlier this year, around January, the trade organization working behind Universal Serial Bus announced that they will be upgrading the specifications of SuperSpeed USB 3.0? In a very recent report, USB Implementers Forum (USB-IF) has … Continue reading

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USB 3.0 vs. Thunderbolt: Acer Dropping Thunderbolt

Of all the bus interfaces available in the industry today, USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt are the two currently going toe to toe with each other. Both interfaces are getting ready for some new modifications to make each perform better, triggering … Continue reading

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Intel Haswell USB 3.0 BUG

Haswell, a chipset recently released by Intel, was originally getting good buzz. Intel claimed and proved that the chipset would come to deliver even better performance than its Ivy Bridge predecessor with significantly reduced power consumption. Unfortunately, it was discovered … Continue reading

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XBOX One with USB 3.0 Support

The console wars are heating up again. Sony has introduced its PlayStation 4; and Nintendo, its Wii U. Constantly fighting for the top spot with Sony is Microsoft with its Xbox releases. In May, Microsoft introduced its answer to Sony’s … Continue reading

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