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Belkin preps SuperSpeed USB 3.0 adaptors

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Accessory specialist Belkin is gearing up for the SuperSpeed USB revolution with a pair of products that will add the new 5Gb/s bus to your computer.

Desktop owners will be able to use the SuperSpeed USB 3.0 PCIe Add-in Card, which is exactly what Belkin says it is. The card occupies any PCI Express slot and has a pair if USB 3.0 ports on the backplane.

Belkin SuperSpeed USB 3.0 PCIe

The SuperSpeed USB 3.0 ExpressCard also provides two USB 3.0 ports, this time through an ExpressCard 34 add-in for laptops.

Belkin SuperSpeed USB 3.0 ExpressCard

Belkin has announced both accessories for US buyers, who'll be able to buy them in April. Each costs $80 (£52). UK pricing and availability hasn't been made public yet, but we'll pass on the details when we get them. ®

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