USB4 will support Thunderbolt and double the speed of USB 3.2

Discussion in 'hardware' started by ronjor, Mar 4, 2019.

  1. ronjor

    ronjor Global Moderator

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    Richard Lai, @richardlai 04 Mar 2019
     
  2. Floyd 57

    Floyd 57 Registered Member

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    Soon: USB 8.0 will be able to fly to the moon :D
     
  3. roger_m

    roger_m Registered Member

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    For now, I'm still using USB 2.0.
     
  4. mood

    mood Updates Team

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    Speed-doubling USB4 is ready. Now we just have to wait for devices
    If you've seen the newer USB-C ports on laptops and peripherals, you know what to expect in 2020
    September 3, 2019

    https://www.cnet.com/news/speed-doubling-usb4-is-done-now-we-just-have-to-wait-for-devices/
     
  5. BoerenkoolMetWorst

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    Lol, you need rather fast hard drives to take advantage of that..
     
  6. mood

    mood Updates Team

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    Thunderbolt is optional in USB4
    USB-IF leaves it to device implementers whether to implement Thunderbolt
    September 4, 2019

    https://www.techcentral.ie/thunderbolt-is-optional-in-usb4/
     
  7. mood

    mood Updates Team

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    USB4: everything you need to know
    September 7, 2019
    https://www.techradar.com/news/usb4-everything-you-need-to-know
     
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