Press Release Summary:
Completely backwards-compatible with USB 2.0/1.1 devices, SuperSpeed USB 4-Port and 7-Port Hubs will operate simultaneously with USB 3.0, 2.0, and 1.1 devices. RoHS-compliant units have built-in over-current protection to ensure connected USB devices are protected from power surges. Four-port model supports up to 4 USB 3.0 or USB 2.0 devices, while 7-port model supports up to 3 USB 3.0 devices and 4 USB 2.0 devices or up to seven USB 2.0 devices.
Original Press Release:
First SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Hubs Now Available from SIIG
SIIG is proud to be one of the first manufacturers to release two new SuperSpeed USB 3.0 hubs to market: the SuperSpeed USB 4-Port Hub, the SuperSpeed USB 7-Port Hub.
FREMONT, Calif., -- SIIG, the market leader in I/O connectivity products, is proud to be one of the first manufacturers in the industry to release two new SuperSpeed USB 3.0 hubs: the SuperSpeed USB 4-Port Hub, and the SuperSpeed USB 7-Port Hub.
The new SuperSpeed USB 3.0 hubs support ultra-fast data transfer rate of up to 5Gb/s, which are up to 10 times faster than prior USB 2.0 and USB 1.1 standards. SIIG's SuperSpeed USB 3.0 hubs are completely backwards - compatible with USB 2.0/1.1 devices - and will operate simultaneously with USB 3.0, USB 2.0, and USB 1.1 devices. SIIG SuperSpeed USB 3.0 hubs have built-in over-current protection to ensure your connected USB devices are protected from unforeseen power surges. The latest SuperSpeed USB 3.0 enables highest data transfer speeds when connected with bandwidth-hungry devices, including external hard disks, high resolution webcams, video surveillance cameras, digital video cameras, and multi-channel audio.
SIIG's SuperSpeed USB 3.0 hubs are fully compliant with Universal Serial Bus 3.0 Specification, Revision 1.0 to ensure compatibility with the latest computer systems and a wide variety of USB 3.0/2.0/1.1 devices. The SuperSpeed USB 3.0 hubs support the latest Windows operating systems, carry FCC Class B (DoC) and CE approvals, and are RoHS-compliant. SIIG's SuperSpeed USB 3.0 hubs are backed by a 5-year manufacturer warranty.
Additional SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Hubs info:
SuperSpeed USB 4-Port Hub - Easily adds four more SuperSpeed USB 3.0 ports to your USB-enabled system, supporting up to four USB 3.0 or USB 2.0 devices. (SIIG Part# JU-H40312-S1, MSRP $59.99)
SuperSpeed USB 7-Port Hub - This 7-port hub adds three SuperSpeed USB 3.0, and four USB 2.0 ports to your USB-enabled system, supporting up to three USB 3.0 devices, or up to seven USB 2.0 devices. (SIIG Part# JU-H70112-S1, MSRP $59.99)
Check out SIIG's complete line of SuperSpeed USB 3.0 at http://www.siig.com/
SIIG, a leading manufacturer of IT and AV connectivity solutions, designs and brings to market a variety of USB connectivity products, including SuperSpeed USB 3.0 PCIe adapters, SuperSpeed USB 3.0 ExpressCards, SuperSpeed USB 3.0 hubs, as well as a complete assortment of USB 2.0 adapters and many other add-on upgrades to improve, enhance, and satisfy your computing experience.
Web Site: http://www.siig.com/