Tag Archives: USB 3.0

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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StarTech USB 3.0 Laptop Video Adapter

Laptops and ultrabooks offer two things well; those things are their manageable weight and their portability. While these two features become very useful when users are constantly on the move, these very same features often limit the capabilities of laptops … Continue reading

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OWC Envoy Pro EX Breaks USB 3.0 Speed Record

If there’s any company out there that could be compared to Apple for its extreme attention to design and performance, it would be OWC. The company has already gained serious repute for its dedicated line of Apple accessories, and its … Continue reading

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