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Subject: Re: Archos Jukebox/Studio USB cables for $1
From: planet77 (planet77_at_gmx.net)
Date: 2003-09-27


----- Original Message -----
From: "Eric Hart" <ehart42_at_bellsouth.net>
To: <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
Sent: Saturday, September 27, 2003 6:38 PM
Subject: Re: Archos Jukebox/Studio USB cables for $1

> Not only that, but the spec requires that all low speed cables be
'captive'.
> That is to say that a mouse or a keyboard with an 'attached' cable could
use
> a lesser (unshielded) cable since there's no chance of the cable being
used
> for a higher speed device, but ALL stand-alone cables are required to meet
> full speed spec.
>
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Fred Maxwell" <rockbox_at_anti-spam.org>
> To: <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
> Sent: Saturday, September 27, 2003 10:41 AM
> Subject: RE: Archos Jukebox/Studio USB cables for $1
>
>
> > > It may not be USB 2.0 certified, and if not it may or may not
> > > work at the higher speed.
> >

Hello everyone!

It's interesting. I always thought the same, too. I thought I would need a
special USB2.0 cable and not the usual USB1.1 cable. Good to know if I have
to buy a new one. Thanks for the infos.

Fred

> > Untrue. USB 2.0 was specifically designed to run full speed with
existing
> > USB 1.1 cables. The USB 2.0 logos on cables are just a way to a. make
> > people think that they need special cables and b. make them think that
the
> > cables are somehow different.
> >
> > Regards,
> > Fred Maxwell
> >
> >
> >
> >
>



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