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USB 3.0, Any idea when it will appear on desktops?

by Calif-Ed / February 13, 2010 10:45 PM PST

My old computer is still working, but it is showing it's age. I would like to replace it, but one of the things I have been waiting for is USB 3.0. It seems like USB 3.0 is right around the corner, but when will companies like Dell and HP start including it?

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When we pay for it.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 13, 2010 11:18 PM PST

This is all about what the consumer demands. On desktops it's just a simple PCI card today and motherboards will slowly show up with it so it is just a matter of time.


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USB 3.0 and SATA 6Gbs are already available on
by VAPCMD / February 14, 2010 12:56 AM PST

some motherboards made by Giga-Byte, Asus and perhaps others.

Re when it will appear on retail boxes by Dell, HP and others ... it shouldn't be too long and the only way is to just keep checking with the MFGs you're interested in.


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