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Archive for 2012

 

DisplayLink Announces HP USB 3.0 Docking Station Design Win

HP has started shipping a USB 3.0 port replicator (docking station) at a price point of $149 based on the DisplayLink USB 3.0 to HDMI/DVI video chip.

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USB Power Delivery up to 100W of power, Specification Goes Final & Public

USB delivers power, enough to charge your mobile phone or tablet, but slower than you want.  You need more power for faster charging, so the inventors of USB invented USB Power Delivery. 

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Informal Benchmarking USB 3.0 on MacBook Pro and Other Upgrades

 

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Windows 8 available October 26, 2012 (with USB 3.0), and a Demo with a Win 8 Beta

Microsoft’s Steven Sinofsky announced the availability of Windows 8 today as reported in the Microsoft Win 8 Blog a few hours ago.

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Synopsys USB 3.0 Device and PHY on HAPS61-2

You’ve seen the USB 3.0 Device and PHY and USB 3.0 Host and PHY in plenty of demonstrations on the HAPS51T-2 and HAPSFXT platforms.

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Synopsys USB 3.0 Success Story – Realtek

We have a new Success Story from Realtek with our USB 3.0 digital IP.

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Does my NAND require USB 3.0? Part 5 of 5 – Reader Mail

In the past 4 weeks, we’ve explored

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The First Commercially Available Tablet PC with USB 3.0–Microsoft Surface, Maybe Soon

 

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USB 3.0 SSIC Specification Goes Final–MIPI and USB Standards Committee Approves Standard

The USB-IF and the MIPI Alliance moved the SuperSpeed InterChip (SSIC) to a final 1.0 specification.

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Does my NAND need USB 3.0? Part 4, Apple drives SSDs faster, and mainstream

 

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