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Subject: Re: Specs on v2 recorder.. Archos says 12mbps with usb 2.0?
From: David Litchman (Davel23_at_rcn.com)
I'm guessing that the Firewire interface is more efficient in terms of
overhead, either with respect to OS load or communications protocol, or both.
At 06:39 PM 3/9/2004 +0100, you wrote:
> > the best lacie drives (3.5 inches) are given 38 MByte/s on usb2 and 50MB/s
> > on firewire (the same drives)
>How could this happen that the same drive is faster on the slower
>interface (firewire)? USB 2.0 = 480 Mbit/s, firewire = 400 Mbit/s.
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