bluetooth wireless USB hub...

Discussion in 'Buying Tips, Advice and Discussion (archive)' started by whw5, Apr 28, 2004.

  1. whw5 macrumors regular

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    #1
    I was thinking the other day about how cool it would be if there was a bluetooth wireless USB hub. Does anyone agree? Is there anybody working on one right now because it would be awsome. It could be like a bluetooth hub or something. Sounds cool but is it do able? :rolleyes:
     
  2. Westside guy macrumors 601

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    #2
    The problem is Bluetooth's max data rate is an order of magnitude below even USB 1.1 (It's like 1.5mbps vs 12mbps). When you note that USB 2 is 480mbps...
     
  3. 0s and 1s macrumors 6502a

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    #3
    Exactly! There's no point...
     

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