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USB 3.0 port offers more than just 10x speed improvement.. More Charging Power!
Did you know that a USB 3.0 port offers more than just 10x speed improvement? I can charge your peripheral device almost 2x faster. For example USB-chargable devices get a full 900mA, which is faster than the 500mA using USB 2.0. The USB 3.0 also helps to extend battery life, suspending operations when it is in idle mode. In addition:

  • According to the USB Implementers Forum, Inc. SuperSpeed USB has a 5 Gbps signaling rate offering 10x performance increase over
  • Hi-Speed USB.
  • SuperSpeed USB is a Sync-N-Go technology that minimizes user wait-time.
  • SuperSpeed USB will provide Optimized Power Efficiency.No device polling and lower active and idle power requirements.
  • SuperSpeed USB is backwards compatible with USB 2.0. Devices interoperate with USB 2.0 platforms. Hosts support USB 2.0 legacy devices. USB 3.0 Annoucement