slow usb

  Blackcat 14:25 07 Aug 2003

I have a Lacie portable hard drive and a laptop computer with a Belkin hi speed usb2 card. From specifications I should get a transfer rate of 480mb/s. I am only getting about 4mb/s.It takes about one minute for photographs with a total size of 500megs. Any help or ideas will be much appreciated.

  Jester2K II 14:31 07 Aug 2003

Is the Lacie portable hard drive USB 2??

480 Mbps - I think this is MegaBITS not MegaBYTES.

One minute for 500 MegaBYTES - sounds about right...

  Jester2K II 14:32 07 Aug 2003

click here


The final USB 2.0 specification was released on April 27, 2000, with a speed of 480Mb/s (megabits per second).

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