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USB3 in W8 anyone yet ??

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    Hafnarfjörður IS
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    Linux Centos 7, W8.1, W7, W2K3 Server W10

    USB3 in W8 anyone yet ??


    Hi all
    Anyone tried USB3 devices yet IN NATIVE USB3 Mode (not USB 2 compatability).

    I'm thinking of getting a couple of USB3 devices but if they only will work in USB2 mode then the extra expense IMO won't be worth it as USB2 speeds seem to be a lot better in W8 than W7.

    Cheers
    jimbo

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    Australia
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    Windows 8 Dev Preview x64


    Sadly I don't have any native USB3 devices... I'd love to know if they work as well.
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  3. #3


    Appelhülsen Germany
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    Windows 7 and Windows Developer Dual efi boot


    Yes USB3 works these are from a laptop drive ove a docking station.

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