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Apple Notebooks Apple's notebook computers including MacBook Pro, MacBook, MacBook Air, PowerBook, and iBook.

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Are there any usb hubs that are compatible with iBooks and Mac OSX? And where's the best place to shop for one?

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USB is USB, its all the same, you can get them at Walmart.
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Some USB devices need a usb hub with an external power source (i.e. some usb harddisk drives etc) , so make sure yours has the option of hooking up an extra power supply.

Apart from that you'll want a USB 2.0 compatible model to get the full speed your iBook can manage...
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G3 800mhz iBooks only had USB 1.1
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Oh yeah, sorry I didn't check your specs...

Get a usb 1.1. hub then if they are cheaper and you aren't going to upgrade anytime soon...
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I think I have one that I'm not using that was for my pc, I'll give that one a shot.
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