Posts Tagged ‘USB’
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on April 14, 2015 under General Tech, Mobile, PC
All leading makers of mainboards recently introduced motherboards that support 10Gb/s USB 3.1, but only a few of these platforms actually feature the new reversible USB type-C connectors. Notebook man... more.
7 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on March 13, 2015 under Motherboard
Nearly all leading manufacturers of mainboards have introduced motherboards supporting USB 3.1 technology. Since at present the new interconnection tech is positioned as a high-end feature for enthusi... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on March 13, 2015 under Motherboard
MicroStar International (MSI) on Friday said that it is adding USB 3.1 technology to 12 of its mainboards based on various core-logic sets and designed for different microprocessors. While all new USB... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on March 13, 2015 under Android, Mobile, Netbook, Notebook, PC, Smartphone, Tablet PC
The recently introduced USB 3.1 reversible type-C connector has a number of breakthrough benefits that will eventually make it the most popular type of wired interconnection for various devices in the... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on March 10, 2015 under Hard Drives
LaCie, a subsidiary of Seagate Technology, on Tuesday introduced one of the industry’s first external hard disk drive with reversible USB 3.1 type-C interconnection. The HDD is designed specifically... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on February 24, 2015 under General Tech, Motherboard, Peripheral
Although USB 3.1 type-C connector has loads of benefits for end-users compared to regular USB implementation, its usage will remain insignificant till 2016, according to Foxlink, a leading maker of va... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on February 18, 2015 under Motherboard
Asrock has announced two mainboards with USB 3.1 interconnection technologies. The motherboards will support Intel Corp.’s processors and will add USB 3.1 connectors using add-in-cards. It is unclea... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on February 13, 2015 under Motherboard
Although the USB 3.1 standard with a new reversible plug, higher performance and other improvements have been around for about a year now, no commercial PCs so far have adopted it. However, things are... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on January 14, 2015 under Apple, Mac
Apple and Quanta Computer, a leading contract maker of PCs, consumer electronics and servers, have finally resolved all the issues associated with mass production of Apple’s new MacBook Air with 12.... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on December 30, 2014 under Apple, Laptop / Mobile, Mac, Notebook
One of the key selling points of Apple’s next-generation MacBook Air laptop is expected to be very slim form-factor, fanless cooling and long battery life. However, it turns out that the new system ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Henry Butt on November 26, 2014 under Accessories
Today we are going to take a look at one of Arctic's latest mobile accessories, the Power Bank 4000. We have looked at a number of Arctic's mobile accessories over the last few years and have been g... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 20, 2014 under Headphones, Highlights 2
Today we review the latest in a series of peripherals to be released under the 'Corsair Gaming' brand. The H1500 USB headset offers a pair of 50mm drivers, 7.1 virtual surround sound and a high level ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 29, 2014 under Pen Drives
Kingston is already well known for its desktop RAM modules and Solid State Drives but they also make flash drives for those of you who need to back up data and take it on the go. Chances are, you have... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on August 13, 2014 under Component, General Tech, Laptop / Mobile, Motherboard, PC, Peripheral
The USB 3.0 promoter group this week announced the completion of the USB type-C specification that defines the next generation USB connector. The new plug is reversible and is considerably thinner tha... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on April 16, 2014 under Peripheral
Corning this week said that it had begun to sell its optical USB 3.0-compatible cables that can extend data transmission beyond the 3-meter limitation of comparable copper cables. Corning’s cables c... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on April 3, 2014 under Peripheral
Intel Corp. this week demonstrated the new reversible USB 3.1 type C connector that represents the future of the standard. The USB 3.1 type-C offers the same capabilities as the latest specifications ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Simon Telford on November 4, 2013 under Hard Drives, Highlights
The ADATA DashDrive Elite HE720 1 TB USB 3.0 external enclosure is the slimmest USB 3.0 HDD on the market, measuring in at only 8.9mm thick. If you aren't already backing up your important data to an ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jules on June 5, 2013 under Hard Drives
From the 3.5" floppy through to the USB pen drive, we have all gotten used to carrying data with us. As our demands have grown, so has the requirement for storage capacity. And we also want it cheap. ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Harrison on March 15, 2013 under Memory
While most data transfers actually happen at a terrific speed, there's still that 'tapping your fingers - waiting for it to be over' feeling when you need to move a big chunk of data quickly. Patriot ... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Jules on January 8, 2013 under Event, Memory
Way back in 1985, a couple of students were discussing technology and touched on the idea of a 1GB memory module. The idea that so much data could be stores in one place - at one time - seemed incredi... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Henry Butt on December 10, 2012 under Headphones, Highlights
Today we are going to look at the latest gaming headset from Asus, the Orion Pro. Like the models we’ve seen previously, this falls under the ‘Republic of Gamers’ brand. As a result, we ... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Luke Hill on October 29, 2012 under Highlights 2, Mouse
Tt eSPORTS is back in search of success with the versatile Theron gaming mouse. Delivery of the best gaming experience possible has been promised by Tt eSPORTS. Can the Theron gaming ... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Luke Hill on October 6, 2012 under Highlights 2, Mouse
Building upon the recent success of the Sentinel series, CM Storm has aimed to conquer every segment of the market with the all-round performance-orientated Recon. Intended to offer the utmost in ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Harrison on September 10, 2012 under Pen Drives
We love a price cut at KitGuru. Most of the time, they just breeze past and make us smile. But, every now and then, an offer comes along that really make you sit up and pay attention. This ti... more.
9 CommentsPosted by Henry Butt on January 1, 2012 under Headphones, Highlights
We have looked at a vast number of gaming headsets from SteelSeries in the past and none of them have failed to impress us. Our favourite gaming headset from SteelSeries is, without doubt, the S... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Harrison on November 3, 2011 under Memory
The chaps at AData are like London red buses, nothing for ages and then all the interesting stuff happens in one go. Following on from KitGuru's review of the Nobility range of USB3 pen drives yesterd... more.
11 CommentsPosted by Henry Butt on September 10, 2011 under Headphones, Highlights
Many serious gamers will have heard of Turtle Beach as they are renowned for producing some of the best gaming headsets on the market for both console and PC gaming. Turtle Beach as a company ha... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jules on December 31, 2010 under Mobile
Two European standardisation bodies have ruled that micro USB is to become the new standard interface port for smartphones in Europe. They have said "we made available the harmonized standards need... more.
2 CommentsPosted by faith on May 27, 2010 under Pen Drives
KitGuru takes a lot of photos and shoots a lot of video. We lament the lack of IEEE1394 on many new systems. USB2 is OK, but not quite what we need. We want something faster. And we want our friends t... more.
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