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Well, yeah, if you can look at the plugs it makes it easier. But when you're trying to reach to the back of a tower under a desk to plug in some stupid mouse thing, eSATA and USB can be an awful lot alike. Except not.
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Hopefully this will be better than that awful microusb3 connector. Mine lasted not even a month before the cable wore out. Its far too big and heavy for the tiny clips on the cable to hold.

It's a very poorly designed standard, possibly the worst connector i've ever had to deal with. Its so loose and prone to falling out, Its completely unsuitable for use on external hard drives. Really am hoping this connector will be better.

The issue i see with it though is being too small, usb connectors are already a size where you cant easily find them without being able to see, and these will be like threading a needle.
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