usb....firewire ??

  Ikelos 10:08 22 Oct 2006
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hi, just got a external HDD, which is USB and Firewire, had a check and it would seem that the usb connection is a bit faster than firewire, if that is the case why would one use the firewire connection, or does it do something extra..

thanks

  MichelleC 10:09 22 Oct 2006

Firewire is primarily for dv transfer which usb2 can't cope with, but usb2 is better for other data transfer.

  Ikelos 10:13 22 Oct 2006

thanks for that..........

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