News

USB 3.0 promises speeds of 10Gbps like Thunderbolt

1 Mins read

Building on the framework of the Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2013), as every year, in Las Vegas, the group behind the standard specifications USB 3.0 has announced it will double its specifications and come to 10GPS in 2014.

new USB standard also could make life harder for another new high-speed communication standard, PCIe Cable.

This is the rate offered by Thunderbolt connectors incorporating currently in Apple devices only, therefore, at first sight, this announcement could pose a serious threat to the proposal from the Apple brand.

USB 3.0 offers backward compatibility for connectivity with accessories that use the standard, so if you finally reach these speeds and could use hard drives (for instance) that you had no doubt that a threat looms Thunderbolt.

This increase in speed of USB 3.0 is not an immediate offer, far from it. While you can now enjoy these figures transfer your Mac with accessories compatible with Thunderbolt, it was not until late 2014 or early 2015 when USB 3.0 could provide the same data.

Although actually USB 3.0 uses the same connectors as the current version and allows you to leverage all compatible accessories you have, perhaps not all devices can take advantage of new high-speed specifications.

And is not that what we say. The standard developers themselves say the new USB 3.0 cable may not work properly, as the current high-speed USB cables are not certified to support 10Gbps speeds, although some may be able to allow themselves that rate transfer data.

The new devices are compatible with old USB accessories, but would not support the new speed.

The options, then, are quite clear: 10Gbps speeds today with devices and accessories more expensive than its rivals (Thunderbolt), as compared to a more widespread standard (USB 3.0) but those numbers only provide adaptive devices and at present.

581 posts

About author
Professional writer with more than 7 years of experience. Joseph has worked as a content creator and editor on different web pages. He has been coordinator and content manager in various editorial teams. He also has extensive experience in SEO and digital marketing.
Articles
Related posts
News

OnePlus launches its first wearable OnePlus Band on January 11

1 Mins read
Activity wristbands, smart watches and wearables in general have become a highly coveted item by users around the world. The launch will…
News

How to unlock a cell phone online by IMEI?

2 Mins read
When cell phones are purchased directly from a telephone service provider, they are usually delivered blocked to operate exclusively with their lines…
NewsSamsungWearable

Samsung: smartphones of 2021 will not support old wearable devices

1 Mins read
If you are among users who still own and use a Samsung Gear smartwatch, you may have to think twice before purchasing…
Power your team with InHype

We don't send spam mails to any of our subscriber. So, relax and subscribe our latest blogs.