Microsoft to provide USB 3.0 support for better battery life in Windows 8
Microsoft officials are promising USB 3.0 support will be part of Windows 8, which will help with battery-life and power-consumption on tablets and desktop PCs.
In another new, detailed post, Microsoft officials shared another tidbit about Windows 8: It will have USB 3.0 support.
The August 22 to the “Building Windows 8″ blog — authored by Dennis Flanagan, the Director of Program Management for the Devices and Networking group — explained the challenge.
“Each and every USB device, low, full, high, and SuperSpeed, has to work in Windows 8,” he blogged.