Satechi solved dely with a small amount of USB ports in Mac
The Apple does not indulge us a set of ports of input-output in own devices though that is generally suffices. On the other hand, 15-inch Windows-laptops dazzle with three-four USB ports, and the best Retina MacBook Pro uncertainly offers all a couple. Though support of USB 3.0 is also that easier. Not including that, recently there are more high-speed USB hubs and they simply solve dely shortages of ports. For example, Satechi 10-Port USB 3.0 Hub contains already 10 USB 3.0 sockets and is moreover capable even to charge iPad. Such monstruozny splitter will suffice for all, even the most started cases, plus will turn out to clean superfluous wires from a table. By the way, in last Satechi caused a stir a cool hub of Premium 4 Port Aluminum USB Hub the Apple executed in a corporate style.
So, we come back to a brutal 10-port accessory. By means of Satechi 10-Port USB 3.0 Hub it is possible to connect to the computer a big range of devices, whether it be the digital camera, the chamber, the printer, the external store, the keyboard, phone, a tablet, etc. At all this we will combine a hub not only with Mac, well and with PC. Connection of an accessory does not ask any drivers or special abilities, it works by «plug and play» principle. The producer declares support of bigger speed of data transmission in 5 Gbit / with that is standard for the USB 3.0 interface, but we know that it is theoretical "ceiling". In practice capacity is limited to the modern periphery and for standard external HDD it is in borders of 60-80 Mbps, флешдрайвы give out approximately as much, the SSD store is capable to show more serious productivity, but 5 Gbit/pages are far not. Though the stock will be not superfluous if through a hub many devices are connected to a meeting.
At the expense of the Satechi 10-Port USB 3.0 Hub form will not take a lot of place on a desktop, and at desire it can be pasted on a wall a complete bilateral adhesive tape 3M. Nine ports USB 3.0 are broken into three groups on three ports, and not very well what of them is armed with the separate switch. The company very perfectly solved dely alarm systems about a condition of each group of ports by means of blue illumination. In – 1-x, in the dark with comfort to get, in – 2-x, it is visible to a meeting, whether a food on ports moves or not.
By the way about a food of the peripherals using a current from USB, it is possible not to worry. The accessory has own power unit which possibilities will suffice not only for external stores, well and for true additional charge of gluttonous iPad of the third and 4th generations. The separate socket with a current is for this purpose allocated for 2,1 amperes and it has own switch. The question price — $70 though now the company realizes an accessory at a discount in $20. [Satechi]