Usb4 Brings Better Speeds And Compatibility - But Loses The Space In The Name
Tech Crunch, September 4th, 2019
September 4, 2019,
Volume 258, Issue 1

The organizations behind the widely used USB standard have released some new info on the latest iteration of the interface, and it's nothing but good news for consumers

"It'll be faster and bring improved compatibility, with no need to pay close attention to which cable or port you're using. And pedants take note: there's no longer a space after 'USB' and the number.

USB4, as it's now styled (versus USB 4), was announced in March with a few promises regarding features, but now the actual technical specifications have been released to anyone who cares to inspect them. It's another step in the process of bringing a major standard from idea to reality.

There are three main improvements in USB4 over USB 3 (or 3.2, or 3.1 gen2v2. the naming system is a mess):..."

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