USB 3.0 Accessories
By Lisa Johnston On Dec 19 2011 - 5:01am
FOOTHILL RANCH, CALIF. —
Iogear recently took the wraps off
three USB 3.0 devices: a multi-card
reader/writer, an SD/MicroSD card
reader/writer and a four-port hub.
All of the products are backward
compatible with USB 2.0 and 1.1
devices and connections.
The SuperSpeed USB 3.0 fourport
hub (GUH374) allows data
transfer between a computer and
up to four devices. It is plug-andplay
and hot swappable. Suggested
retail is $49.95.
The SuperSpeed USB 3.0 multicard
reader/writer (GFR381) can
transfer data from 59 different
memory card formats, Iogear said.
Multiple memory cards can be inserted
into the GFR381 for use at
the same time. Suggested retail is
The SuperSpeed USB 3.0
SD/MicroSD card reader/writer
(GFR304SD) supports the following
formts: SD, SDHC, SDXC, MicroSD,
MMC II, RS MMC, Ultra II SD, Extreme
SD and Extreme III SD. It is
said to be the size of a USB thumb
drive. Suggested retail is $16.95.