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Windows 7: USB 3.0 vs esata?

28 Mar 2011   #11
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Are we talking MB/sec or Mb/sec. 40 MB/sec is appr. 400Mb/sec, and that would be pretty good. And 170MB/sec is amazing unless that is purely on SSDs.

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28 Mar 2011   #12

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30 Mar 2011   #13

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so is that the max speed i can get out of my setup?
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