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Everyone is anticipating the release of USB 3.0 now. Question is: will you get it right away, or will you wait until it is supported by all devices first?

asked Jun 06 '10 at 01:44

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When it's in a new PC I buy I will.... but not until then.

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I won't be getting it right away, I'm going to be waiting until it supports a wide range of devices that I use, it would be a lot more convenient for me than getting something that none of my hardware supports.

answered Jun 06 '10 at 01:54

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I think it's a really smart thing to do. USB 3.0 is a huge upgrade ;)

answered Jun 07 '10 at 16:39

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usb 3.0 will be standard someday so everyone has to upgrade at some point, and if not 3.0 than 4.0 or what ever comes after 3.

answered Jun 06 '10 at 01:59

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With technologies like light peak I am not sure because I believe light peak is faster than usb 3.0

answered Jun 06 '10 at 01:46

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edited Jun 06 '10 at 01:46

I have USB 3.0 already...
I have the Gigabyte X58A-UD7 motherboard which has USB 3 built in.

answered Jun 06 '10 at 01:51

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maybe, im not sure. I seem to be ok on USB2 but being on USB3 may meen i use the HDD or HD Camera more often.

answered Jun 06 '10 at 01:57

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ill def wait and watch..it will be expensive this side of the globe...

answered Jun 06 '10 at 03:25

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just like the Blu Ray drives, i havent bought one yet, and will wait untill they are as very cheap, personally dont have any use for a faster USB drive, about the only thing i use on USB is a hard drive, which i'm not to bothered about transfer speeds, and my keyboard/mouse which dont need a huge bandwidth, even when i transfer video (streamed from a camera) or pictures off a camera/memory stick/chip i never felt that it was too slow, i dont think i'll be switching over, unless it's integrated in the next motherboard i buy or i'm given it free.

answered Jun 07 '10 at 16:20

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edited Jun 07 '10 at 16:23

not untill i get a motherbord that support's it since my pci slots are full ATM

answered Jun 06 '10 at 03:23

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I will only upgrade as long as i dont have to upgrade my computer

answered Jun 06 '10 at 04:12

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