Overclock.net › Forums › Components › Hard Drives & Storage › USB 3.0 to 2.0 converter speed
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

USB 3.0 to 2.0 converter speed

post #1 of 3
Thread Starter 
Does using a USB 2.0 motherboard header and a 2.0-3.0 converter to utilize USB 3.0 front ports give you 2.0 or 3.0 speeds?
post #2 of 3
You will be limited to USB 2.0 speeds.
Downgraded 2.0
(11 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
intel i3 4130 msi b85-g41 EVGA GTX680 Samsung 30nm god sticks 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB Crucial M4 LiteOn iHES108 Windows 10 Pro x64 
KeyboardPowerCase
rosewill rk9000re Corsair HX650W CHIEFTEC Bravo BL-01B 
  hide details  
Reply
Downgraded 2.0
(11 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
intel i3 4130 msi b85-g41 EVGA GTX680 Samsung 30nm god sticks 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB Crucial M4 LiteOn iHES108 Windows 10 Pro x64 
KeyboardPowerCase
rosewill rk9000re Corsair HX650W CHIEFTEC Bravo BL-01B 
  hide details  
Reply
post #3 of 3
Because USB 3.0 transfers are done over a separate set of signal wires
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Hard Drives & Storage
Overclock.net › Forums › Components › Hard Drives & Storage › USB 3.0 to 2.0 converter speed