Thread: USB to firewire lead
04-28-2004, 10:51 AM #1Maxwell MurderGuestUSB to firewire lead
Anyone know if one of these exists?
If not why not!?
04-28-2004, 12:23 PM #2ChamorroGuest
Does "lead" = "cable"?
I have not seen any of these. It's basically like trying to connect a parallel printer to a serial port. The basic architecture of the sytsems are different, not to mention the electrical specs (i.e. voltage through the ports), interface protocols, etc.
If you're thinking about this to try and "speed up" a USB device, that won't work at all. Look at how USB2 works: anything connected that is only USB 1.1 will only transfer data at the USB 1.1 rate.
04-28-2004, 01:48 PM #3Originally Posted by Maxwell Murder
04-28-2004, 07:24 PM #4Maxwell MurderGuest
This was just me at my most desperate after being shot down over the fact I'm stuck with USB 1.1.
04-28-2004, 07:33 PM #5
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i only have 1.1 but it doesnt bother me because anything that i neede that actually needs the speed of 2.0 is most likely available for firewire which i preferDon't forget to use the new User Reputation System
05-02-2004, 08:58 AM #6Maxwell MurderGuestOriginally Posted by trpnmonkey41
05-02-2004, 01:11 PM #7Originally Posted by Maxwell Murder
05-05-2004, 11:17 AM #8Maxwell MurderGuestOriginally Posted by witeshark
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